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Engineering Supervisor

Job Title: Engineering Supervisor
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Galway
REF: 91058
Job Published: 8 months ago

Job Description

Contact: Anne Marie Fox
Telephone: 087 2197421

Engineering Supervisor
Our client, a medical device company in Galway are currently looking to recruit an Engineering Supervisor for their site.
Our Offer
  • You will contribute to develop technical capability of group to achieve business strategy through mentoring/coaching.
  • You will be responsible for product family (processes, equipment and documentation to meet quality, service and cost objectives for AOP targets).
  • You will demonstrate complete understanding of relevant engineering of relevant engineering systems and understand how they interact with relevant corporate policies.
  • You will provide local leadership, coaching and career development through communication, talent management, process improvement and general department administration (eg. Budget input, performance reviews).
  • You will be leading customer tours and physician visits, operations core team lead in PDP projects, project lead for both Lean Sigma initiatives & continuous improvement projects and for cross site engineering projects to harness corporate wide best practice including transfers/onloads.
  • You will conduct Performance & Development Reviews with staff members, provide on-going coaching and development guidance.
  • You will participate in development and implementation of strategic plans.
  • You will liaise with a wide range of departments and levels locally within Galway and across other sites.
  • You will plan the technical aspect of process improvement projects.
  • Drive continuous process improvement and equipment upgrades.
  • Guide the conceptualization of new methodologies, materials, machines, processes or products.
  • You will establish use of KPI’s to assess current process capability vs goals in order to identify and execute continuous improvement opportunities.
Your Profile
  • We are looking for a qualified person to BSc Degree level 8 in Mechanical, Manufacturing Engineering or related discipline and desirably with 5 years relevant experience.
  • You are a dynamic team player and leader and can work effectively and proactively on cross-functional teams.
  • You are experienced with successful project, program & people management skills, provide excellent leadership skills, familiar with FDA regulations and have strong technical engineering knowledge with problem solving experience using DMAIC methodology.
  • Flexibility to travel to other locations will be required. Statistical skills are desirable along with experience in medical device manufacturing.
  • Experience in process development and introduction of new technology within the medical device industry is also desirable.
  • You are a good communicator and fluent in English, both in writing and speaking.
For further information on this Engineering Supervisor role in Galway please contact Anne Marie Fox on 087 2197421 /
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