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Mechanical Automation Engineer

Job Title: Mechanical Automation Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Mayo
REF: 86543
Job Published: 12 months ago

Job Description

Contact: Anna McGowan
Telephone: 091730022

Mechanical Automation Engineer

Our client, a medical device company in Mayo are currently looking to recruit a Mechanical Automation Engineer for their site.

Job Purpose:

Excellent career opportunities for manufacturing engineers with experience in process and / or equipment development in an automated medical device production facility.

Responsibilities of the Mechanical Automation Engineer:
  • Responsible for mechanical design concept development and supervision of mechanical machine design for new production equipment or upgrading and modification of existing equipment.
  • Continuous Improvement: Experienced in use of DMAIC improvement process. Good understanding of process capability (cpk, ppk) and control chart techniques.
  • Developing project map, detailing, coordinating and communicating all activities to ensure project implementation within budget and deadline.
  • QA Services: Involvement in process qualification and protocol work. Leading and executing of PFMEAs
  • Review mechanical design and installation for compliance to current safety standards and legislation.
  • Accomplished in writing technical reports. Familiar and experienced with common fault finding techniques.
Qualifications and Experience required for the Mechanical Automation Engineer:
  • Primary Degree in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent
  • 3+ years' previous Project/Process Engineering Experience in a related industry
  • Understanding of PLC systems
  • Pneumatics to an advanced level
  • 2/3D CAD skills
  • Project Management training or experience
  • Use of Lean Manufacturing principles (SMED and DMAIC techniques)

For further information on this Mechanical Automation Engineer role please contact Anna McGowan on 091730022 /

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