Job Detail

Location Galway
Salary Negotiable
Role Type Permanent
Contact Ciaran Fahy

Manufacturing Engineer

Commutable from Mayo, Clare & Limerick

Manufacturing Engineer – Galway
HERO Recruitment are currently recruiting for a Manufacturing Engineer in Galway.
Our client, a medical device company are undergoing rapid growth and the Manufacturing Engineer will provide support to ensure consistent production performance. The Manufacturing Engineer has the authority to be the assignee in the absence of the Associate Director of Manufacturing and Process Engineering.


  • Support key business metrics by becoming an SME on process technologies
  • Responsible for reporting on yield, OEE metrics and product failure investigation.
  • Support the introduction of new Products and Process technology through Process development and Validation.
  • Use Lean methodologies to drive continuous improvement focused on Quality, Cost, Material flow and layout.
  • Lead or actively participate in cross-functional teams to ensure that continuous improvement projects are completed in a timely and efficient manner.
  • Preparation and maintenance of manufacturing specifications for specific projects.
  • Ensure effective closure on Quality System documents (Audit Actions, NC’s, CAPA’s, etc).
  • Ensure all production equipment, processes and work areas meet Health & Safety requirements through the completion of the required documentation.
  • Support all customer, FDA and NSAI audits when required.
  • Supports, as necessary, other functions to achieve timely product shipments.
  • Performing other tasks as directed by Head of Function.


  • Minimum of 4 years’ experience, preferably in a medical device manufacturing environment
  • Minimum of a primary degree in an engineering or technological discipline

Specific Requirements:

  • Ability to manage multiple assignments or projects with sound analytical, troubleshooting, and problem solving skills.
  • Competent knowledge of equipment and process validation.
  • Understanding of ISO 13485 and FDA design and development processes.
  • Ability to work as part of a multi-disciplinary team with good interpersonal skills.
  • Excellent planning and coordination skills and capable of initiating and leading change.
  • Ability to present ideas and concepts clearly and effectively to all levels of the company.
  • Proficiency in use of desktop software applications such as MS office.

Environmental Conditions
Typical office environments, with work also performed a manufacturing facility and customer/supplier locations.

For further information on this Manufacturing Engineering role in Galway please contact Ciaran Fahy on 087 4108620/

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Manufacturing Engineer

Ciaran Fahy

Role Type Permanent
Contact Ciaran Fahy
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