Engineering Manager – Shannon


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Location Shannon
Salary Negotiable
Role Type Permanent
Contact Caroline Kingston

Engineering Manager – Shannon

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Job ID: JOB-13180
Engineering Manager

Location: Shannon Permanent position

Ready to join one of the truly great companies in Ireland? We have a really exciting job opportunity for an Engineering Manager with a leading medical devices company in Shannon. Join a super team of people and a company that offers exceptional salaries and benefits packages. Let’s have a conversation to find out more about what’s important to you.

The primary function of this role is to manage manufacturing engineering improvement projects and daily engineering needs for manufacturing profit centers. Direct reports include senior engineers, engineers, technicians, CNC programmers, tool engineers.


  • Full working knowledge of manufacturing, development, and quality process/procedures.
  • Develop/improve processes dependent on multiple applications (machining, finishing, forging, casting, molding, thermal processes, or packaging).
  • Solving a variety of complex design and product performance issues.
  • Develops and implements plan to set new process performance and quality standards. (scrap %, perishable costs, lead time reductions, and customer service issues)
  • Developing /maintaining engineering budgets for capital projects, scrap, consumable and manufacturing costs.
  • In a managerial role, planning and reviewing work assignments for staff, and coaching and developing staff and performance management.
  • Monitor manufacturing performance using quality and statistical tools
  • Perform tasks as Manufacturing Management when needed.

Experience & Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in an Engineering discipline plus up to five years of work experience directly related to an engineering discipline in a similar environment, or an equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Skilled and knowledgeable in manufacturing and new product processing; must have effectively developed processing on multiple new development projects.
  • Advanced knowledge in control procedures, such as the Change Management process, Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs), Engineering Specifications, and Work Instructions
  • Advanced knowledge geometric dimensioning and tolerancing
  • Demonstrates ownership of and ability to lead projects with a broad scope and high level of complexity and able to prioritize and complete work in a timely manner and within budget.
  • Demonstrates advanced problem solving skills through the use of quality and statistical tools
  • Ability to effectively lead an engineering team.
  • Demonstrates exceptional written and verbal communication exhibiting a high level technical expertise, tact and discretion, and keeps management appropriately informed
  • Ability to lead CAPA team
  • Six Sigma and Lean Training
  • Ability to do feasibility studies on advanced processes to estimate product cost and analyze capital equipment, capacity, and capability

For further information on this Engineering Manager role in Shannon, Co Clare please contact Caroline Kingston on or 0868395531

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Caroline Kingston


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Engineering Manager – Shannon

Caroline Kingston

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