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Manufacturing Engineer - Galway - 103614

Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Galway
Date: 17/06/2019
Job Reference: 103614
Contact Name: Caroline Kingston
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Job Description

Manufacturing Engineer - Galway - 103614
Manufacturing Engineer

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

The Process Engineer is responsible for provide process engineering support to Galway and overseas manufacturing locations, and to assist with new product introductions and product transfers between sites.

Main Duties:
  • Continuously review production processes with view to optimising production flow
  • Equipment transfer, set-up and validation
  • Set production targets and assist production achieve these.
  • Management of Engineering Changes (Inventory System, BoM Control & Documentation Control)
  • Process Improvement Programs (Yield and Standard Time)
  • Design of Fixtures for New & Existing Products
  • Support Product Development Team on Product Design
  • Provide Engineering support to subcontract manufacturing locations
  • New Product Introduction – Establish Capacity and Equipment Requirements for New Products
  • Resolution of product/quality related issues within manufacturing
  • Management of Process Engineering projects
  • Product Transfer – Documentation and Engineer / Operator Training
  • Support LEAN initiatives in 6-Sigma, Problem Solving, 5S etc

Work Experience:
  • 3 to 5 years work experience in relevant areas
  • Experience of providing Engineering support to multiple manufacturing sites
  • Management of Engineering Projects
  • Ability to communicate effectively with Manufacturing and Engineering teams
  • Knowledge of basic production processes involved in manufacture of electro-mechanical type parts
  • Understanding of LEAN methodologies

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Degree in Engineering (Production, Mechanical, Manufacturing, Electronics
  • Computer skills: SAP Microsoft Office, Minitab, Solidworks, Autocad
  • Project management skills
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Good communication skills

For further information on this Mfg Engineering role in Galway please contact Caroline Kingston on 086 8395531 /

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