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Engineering & Technical

Manufacturing Engineer - Cork - 96857

Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cork
Date: 15/03/2019
Job Reference: 96857
Contact Name: Deirdre Finnerty
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Job Description

Manufacturing Engineer - Cork - 96857

Manufacturing Engineer - Cork - 96857

Our client, a medical device company in Cork is currently looking to recruit an Manufacturing Engineer for their site.

Duties of the Manufacturing Engineer:
  • Support Production in a number of ways
  • Achieve weekly targets on designated manufacturing lines
  • Ensure equipment is performing to specification
  • Identify & drive process improvement initiatives
  • Develop the technical expertise of Line technicians
  • Provide customer support through direct involvement on Customer Focus Teams
  • Support Continuous Improvement initiatives to improve process capability and reduce cost
  • Ensure the smooth introduction of new products in a high volume production environment
  • Ability to apply and implement concepts of Lean Manufacturing
  • Monitor machine performance in real time to maximise production output
  • Specify, install and support production equipment
  • PVT’s & Engineering Builds.
  • ECO Implementation for designated products/lines.
  • Support ongoing PM activities & techniques to minimise m/c downtime
  • Support Line reconfiguration and machine moves
  • On a daily basis, support the Process Engineering requirements of designated CFT’s
  • As member of CFT’s play a key role in resolving critical process issues
  • Provide detailed Technical reports on process issues
  • Provide DFM input on New Product Developments
  • Carry out Process Capability analyses & identify appropriate corrective actions
  • Ensure New Product builds are successful in Production
  • All unique process tooling/fixtures/programs in place for new product builds
  • Identify and resolve issues preventing the quoted standard being achieved in Production
  • Completion of in house training programme
  • Understand, Use and improve in house Procedures
  • Improved line yields and overall quality of products

Requirements of Manufacturing Engineer:
  • Degree/Diploma in Engineering (Electronic/Mechanical/Industrial)
  • 3- years experience in a similar process-engineering role in hi-volume
  • electronic manufacturing industry - strong on SMT/wave processing
  • Excellent equipment knowledge and process debug troubleshoot skills
  • Good communication and influencing skills

  • Fuji P&P equipment experience
  • 6-sigma green belt
  • Lean practice implementation

For further information on this Manufacturing Engineer role in Cork please contact Deirdre Finnerty on 086 3073779 /
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