Job Detail

Location Galway
Salary Negotiable
Role Type Permanent
Contact Deirdre Finnerty

Manufacturing Engineer

Manufacturing Engineer – Galway
Our client, a medical device company in Galway are currently looking to recruit Manufacturing Engineer a for their site. The Manufacturing Engineer has the authority to be the assignee in the absence of the Associate Director 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 required 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.
  • 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 Manufactruing Engineer role in Galway please contact Deirdre Finnerty on 0863073779 / 

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Manufacturing Engineer

Deirdre Finnerty

Role Type Permanent
Contact Deirdre Finnerty
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