NPI Project Engineer

HERO

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Location Cork
Salary Negotiable
Posted
Role Type Contract
Contact Mairead Clarke
email Consultant@hero.ie

NPI Project Engineer

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Job ID: JOB-12952
NPI Project Engineer, Packaging – Contract

Location : Cork

Department: Product and Process Development

THE ROLE:

The Packaging Engineer (NPI) will plan and execute packaging activities to deliver the next generation of Joint Reconstruction medical devices. The role involves leading cross functional teams to develop advanced manufacturing processes for the flawless execution of new product development projects. Collaborating with global packaging functions, the position will be responsible for ensuring optimum design for manufacturability in the introduction of new products. Implementation of leading edge technologies and innovative processes to build excellence in product and process development is expected. The role involves collaboration with multiple disciplines within the organization. The role will interface with functions across the franchise and supply chain to ensure successful launch and stability of New Product Introductions. On a daily basis your work in NPI will interact with H&S, Quality, Operations, Product Design and global packaging teams to develop this process to market launch. You will own either a process step in a project or a process technology for multiple projects at the Cork Innovation Centre. The project team will develop, qualify & launch a manufacturing process capable of making implants to safety, quality, service and cost standards.

PRINCIPLE RESPONSIBILITIES

  •  Execution and project management responsibility for packaging aspects of NPI projects.
  • Manage risk management and validation lifecycle for new process or process changes.
  • Management of the Asset Lifecycle for new equipment (URS/RA/IQ/OQ/PQ).
  • Conduct engineering studies to ensure compliance
  • Direct PFMEA studies and lead risk assessment effort for overall process.
  • Influence innovative qualification methodologies to apply appropriate statistical and validation techniques based on failure model and overall risk
  • Design, develop and source tools, fixtures and special equipment for pack processes. Co-ordinate with internal and external partners.
  • Planning of key deliverables into action plans & provide timely and accurate reporting on project activities.
  • Represent the Operations team on product development projects, communicating requirements and proposing solutions.
  • Implement design for manufacturability in new product designs to minimise lifecycle cost.
  • Conduct detailed product design reviews – Manufacturing technical expert to global design groups.

ESSENTIAL CRITERIA:

  • A minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering is required. A Masters or PhD is an advantage.
  •  Demonstrated validation experience/ exposure
  • 1-3 years’ experience in Medical Devices or regulated industry and exhibiting evidence of GDP and technical writing
  • Self-motivated, with focus on Quality, Delivery and Cost
  • Must be accustomed to fast-paced, high-pressure environment

DESIRABLE CRITERIA:

  • Relevant packaging technology and materials experience
  • Exposure to Project Management & New Product Introduction
  • Root Cause analysis and problem-solving techniques & Six Sigma qualifications.
  • Knowledge of lean manufacturing processes.
  • Provide timely and accurate reporting on project activities
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent Planning & Organizing Skills

Please contact Mairead Clarke on 0861287245 or email consultant@hero.ie to discuss further

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Mairead Clarke

JOB-12952

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NPI Project Engineer

Mairead Clarke

Role Type Contract
Contact Mairead Clarke
email Consultant@hero.ie
mobile +0861287245
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