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Engineering & Technical

Manufacturing Engineer - Galway

Contract Type: Permanent
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Location: Galway
Date: 11/10/2018
Job Reference: 99559

Job Description

Contact: Caroline Kingston
Email: caroline@hero.ie
Telephone: 086 8395531

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

Description
  • Resolve any technical problems that may affect production. Focus on day to day issues, line efficiency, quality issues and safety
  • Develop and implement improvements to existing processes
  • Play a major role in implementing Lean Manufacturing within the plant
  • Be a key player in resolving yield issues (e.g. determining root cause, implementing corrective action and preventative action)
  • Project manage product enhancements from design divisions
  • Represent the Manufacturing Engineer function on NPI’s (new product introductions)
  • Ensure that all process documentation and manufacturing methods meet the requirements of our quality system and all the regulatory standards pertaining to the product
  • Be the technical focus for all technical product issues emanating from customers, R&D divisions, sales and marketing, regulatory bodies and other functions within the site
  • Follow all health, safety & environmental rules and procedures and participate in safety and environmental activities in order to improve the workplace for all employees


Qualifications
  • Engineering Level 8 degree qualified with at least 3 years’ experience in a manufacturing engineering position
  • Must be strong in both development and implementation skills
  • Strong mechanical knowledge
  • Experience in Lean Manufacturing or Six Sigma an advantage
  • Knowledge of FDA and ISO compliance
  • Demonstrated project management and communications skills
  • Must have demonstrated technical creativity and innovation
  • Must be capable of carrying out documentation related responsibilities as well as technical responsibilities

For further information on this Manufacturing Engineer role in Galway please contact Caroline Kingston on 086 8395531 / caroline@hero.ie

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