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Manufacturing Engineering Technician

Job Title: Manufacturing Engineering Technician
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cork
REF: 91919
Job Published: 8 months ago

Job Description

Contact: Anne Gough
Telephone: 086 0449473

Manufacturing Engineering Technician
Our client, a medical device company in Cork are currently looking to recruit a Manufacturing Engineering Technician for their site.

Objectives of Position:
  • The Manufacturing Engineering Technician ensures the smooth running of all products in a high volume production environment.
  • The main objectives of the role are to debug/troubleshoot process/machine problems and to perform Preventative Maintenance (PM’s) according to procedures and within ‘good work’ practices.

  • To maintain automation equipment of a Class III Medical Device in excellent condition ensuring consistent quality, output and yield.
  • Follow systematic root cause problem solving and troubleshooting to resolve issues.
  • Carry out preventative and corrective maintenance, completing all associated paperwork and records.
  • Lead and implement process improvements to achieve more efficient operations, while adhering to change management and cGMP (Good Manufacturing Practice) requirements.
  • Assist with the commissioning of new equipment / projects.
  • Order and maintain appropriate stock of spare parts.
  • Cross Train technicians as required.
  • Flexible to travel to support new equipment buy-offs / training.
  • Any adhoc duties as required.

  • Assure ongoing compliance with quality and industry regulatory requirements
Health & Safety:
  • Ensure compliance with Health & Safety Legislation and Regulations.
  • Measurements will be assessed against an agreed set of MBO’s (Management Objectives) as detailed in the annual performance appraisal process.

Personnel Specifications
  • Minimum Level 6 qualification in Manufacturing Technology, Mechanical / Automation Engineering, Electrical, Electronics, Mechatronics or similar.
  • Qualified trades personnel with industrial experience will also be considered.
  • Experience in high volume automation / robotics.
  • Good communication and influencing skills.
  • Ability to work under own initiative.
  • Availability to work shift patterns.

  • Experience in a healthcare medical device manufacturing environment.
  • Experience in Pneumatics, Electronics, Hydraulics, Programmable Controllers, Servo Motor drives, Vision systems, Ultrasonic welding, workshop machining.
  • Understanding of Process Capability.
  • Understanding of MSA (Measurement System Analysis) & GR&R (Gauge Repeat & Reduction)
  • Experience in FAT (Factory Acceptance Test), SAT (Site Acceptance Test), IOPQ (Installation, Operation, Performance Qualification) automated assembly lines.
  • Experience in leading process improvement projects in medical device environment.

For further information on this Manufacturing Engineering Technician role in Cork please contact Anne Gough on 086 0449473 /
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