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  • Job reference number:15443895
  • Client ID:RI/FRS32247
  • Posted on:09-MAY-2019
  • Job type:PERMANENT

I am delighted to be assisting my client a leading highly automated medical device plant in Dublin find a Process Project Engineer. The successful candidate will lead a major project, in a production line transfer to the US. This is an excellent opportunity for a Process Engineer who is looking to fully manage a project from beginning to end. It is a 3-year project. In the first year 25% travel to the US, year 2 50% and year 3 75%

My client is a leading, highly automated, high volume manufacturing plant. They are known for having cutting edge, state of the art equipment onsite. This role will be perfect for someone coming from a medical device, pharmaceutical, electronics, automotive, food industries that is highly automated.

If you have led a similar project like this or have been part of a project, then this could be an excellent opportunity for you.

I have placed a number of candidates with this company and every person who I have place there is really happy. It has a very friendly atmosphere, down to earth team environment. They are a multinational manufacturer with a lovely SME feel. This is a great opportunity for someone looking to make a break into the Medical Device industry

The Process Engineer will manage the completion of multiple concurrent projects within the development engineering function from concept to completion.

You will;

  • End to end project management for assigned projects including:
  • Develop detailed project plan, tracking project, identifying/managing risks, tracking budget spend and updating plan as required.
  • Stakeholder management and provide regular status updates.
  • Conduct cost-benefit and feasibility studies to verify capability and functionality of processes and support project justifications.
  • Engage with vendors on the development, design, and evaluation of equipment and/or processes requiring novel and innovative approaches in technology.
  • Develop advanced manufacturing processes using Six Sigma and Lean guidelines to lower product standard cost.
  • Investigate and evaluate existing and/or new technologies and coordinate associated project activities.
  • Liaise with Corporate R&D in the development of new product introduction projects and ensure that project timelines are met.
  • Lead the complete validation of new and existing equipment including acceptance trials, debugging, process development, and final validation.
  • Support any Technology Transfer activities, including planning, execution and ramp of equipment transfers.
  • Undertake Knowledge Transfer activities ensuring adequate training on new equipment and processes enabling a successful validation and ramp.
  • Execute process improvements through the identification of problem areas/opportunities and collaboration with internal groups and external vendors.


  • Mechanical, Electrical or Manufacturing Engineering Degree qualification or equivalent qualification
  • Management of high-speed automation projects.
  • Introduction of new products/ technical transfers.

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