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Engineering & Technical

Manufacturing Engineer - Galway

Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Galway
Date: 8/03/2018
Job Reference: 91940

Job Description

Contact: Anne Gough
Telephone: 086 0449473

Manufacturing Engineer
Our client, a medical device company in Galway are currently looking to recruit a Manufacturing Engineer for their site.

General Description
  • To maximize the performance (quality; output volume, & cost ) of manufacturing processes within the company, by providing high impact technical/operational support, and by developing processes to the highest possible standards.

Role and Responsibilities
  • To implement appropriate process controls on to company manufacturing processes for robust and repeatable commercial product manufacturing.
  • To maximise manufacturing process performance through effective implementation of LEAN SIGMA methodology.
  • To apply a scientific approach to problem solving, combining analytical and experimental skills to maximise overall equipment effectiveness and efficiency.
  • To ensure that all Engineering work and designs are carried out to appropriate, QA/Regulatory Authority standards and Environmental Health and Safety standards.
  • To support the development of new processes in conjunction with Process/Manufacturing/R&D Engineering ensuring that new processes are stable and capable.
  • To provide adequate technical support to new product introductions and change controls are effectively managed.
  • To ensure that non- conforming products and processes are evaluated and corrected on assigned projects in accordance with process controls and procedures.
  • To successfully complete validations and process improvements using statistical tools and six sigma techniques.
  • To support the development of in-house Subject Matter Experts (SME) across the range of core technologies.
  • To co-ordinate and complete complex projects supporting the implementation of new products and processes successfully against challenging timelines.

Qualifications and Educational Requirements
  • Catheter manufacturing experience would be an advantage.
  • A minimum of 5 years of professional experience in a responsible Manufacturing Engineering/ Process Development role within the Medical Device/Healthcare
  • Six Sigma Green or Black Belt will have a significant advantage
  • Degree in Mechanical Engineering /Manufacturing Engineering or equivalent
For further information on this Manufacturing Engineer role in Galway please contact Anne Gough on 086 0449473 /
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