Continuous Improvement Engineer


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Location Galway
Salary Negotiable
Role Type Permanent
Contact Caroline Kingston

Continuous Improvement Engineer

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Job ID: JOB-11754
Continuous Improvement Engineer

Our Client a Leading Medical Device Organisation are looking to attract a Continuous Improvement Engineer for their Business. The successful candidate will have the knowledge to lead, design, develop, and deliver GROWTTH® tasks and projects across the Company. The applicant will be a passionate “Lean” practitioner, looking for a new challenge. He/she will report directly to the Director of Operations

Key Responsibilities

  • Leading Client’s continuous improvement (CI) program, through example and practice.
  • Assisting with the development of annual Policy Deployment plans which feed into our overall mission and vision for the company.
  • Leading GROWTTH® events, (TQM, Kaizens, VSM, A3, 5S etc) and systemising the output.
  • Train, support, and coach everyone in the company in, Lean systems thinking, culture, behaviours & methodologies.
  • Working with those who wish to achieve higher accreditations (lean systems Green & Black Belts).
  • Working, with every team across the company, to deliver Year-on-Year saving through excellent project execution.
  • Marketing the GROWTTH® program across the company and providing updates and reports to the wider Freudenberg Medical community.
  • Bringing Client to a level where it can achieve a COE status for Lean.
  • Promote Health & Safety in everything you do.
  • Ensuring that “Sustainability” is a theme at the forefront of every project and task.
  • Keep your skills current and be conversant with the latest developments in technologies and materials which are relevant to the Company’s business.
  • To take on other duties which the Company may assign you from time to time. These ‘other duties’ will be agreed with Management prior to any assignment

Key Requirements


  • Demonstrable background in Continuous Improvement with a minimum of 2yrs experience in a ‘Lean’ role.
  • Will have attained a Green or Black belt in lean systems.
  • Engineering Degree (TQM would be an advantage)
  • Engaging personality, capable of bring people together to deliver tangible results.
  • Have command of the subject and be able to represent business at Lean events

For further information on this Continuous Improvement Engineer role in Galway please contact Caroline Kingston on 086 8395531

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Caroline Kingston


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Continuous Improvement Engineer

Caroline Kingston

Role Type Permanent
Contact Caroline Kingston
mobile +353 86 839 55 31
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