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  • Job reference number:15330366
  • Client ID:RI/AM15165
  • Posted on:08-MAR-2018
  • Location:LIMERICK
  • Job type:PERMANENT

Senior Manufacturing Engineer- Limerick.

As a Senior Engineer your responsibilities will include:
Delivery of site Engineering and Value Stream performance and strategic objectives
Contractor and Vendor resource management to facilitate attainment of project or team goals within established timelines and budgets
Management of engineering projects with responsibility for on-time, on-budget delivery of engineering projects.
Leading project through detailed plans and execution on innovative change across assigned assets, both equipment upgrades and equipment optimisations.
Adherence to site and legislative safety standards and other relevant regulations.
Extensive contribution to engineering standards development, balancing corporate and customer needs.
Active contribution to the Site Value Stream Management Team by proactively looking for areas to improve both within Engineering and across the business.

This role is recognised within the organisation as being of key strategic importance in terms of enabling the business to remain competitive and grow market share.

You will be responsible for providing technical and leadership with specific ownership for the following:
New Product Introduction
Identification and implementation of continuous improvement activities to improve product quality and increase Overall Equipment Effectiveness.
Optimising processes and cell equipment to facilitate high levels of quality, reliability and capability.
Engage with the appropriate personnel in the identification and resolution of Corrective/Preventative actions to address Quality, Technical, and Manufacturing issues
Perform planning, development, facilitation of design and installation of high volume manufacturing equipment, systems and processes.
Project Management and co-ordination of multiple projects in parallel in a matrix environment.
Provide troubleshooting expertise to resolve manufacturing equipment, systems and process problems using strong statistical methodology

Interested applicants should have:

Minimum qualification of Level 8 B.Sc. or B.Eng. honours degree in a relevant Engineering discipline with a proven track record of delivering results.
You will have at least 8 years' engineering experience in the areas of equipment development, project management, installation, commissioning and validation in an automated high volume manufacturing environment.
Green/Black Belt Certification preferable but not essential.
You will have a passion for equipment development with a strong background in systematic problem solving and data analysis techniques.
You enjoy working on your own initiative while also possessing the collaborative and influencing skills to be a key contributor within cross-functional teams.
As a Senior Engineer you will operate as a technical leader, leading and directing projects to achieve engineering goals in line with business strategies and objectives. This role also partners with Operations and Quality in the identification, definition and execution of projects driving continuous improvement of business value stream productivity, efficiencies and capabilities.

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