Process Engineer


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Location Clare
Salary Negotiable
Role Type Permanent
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Process Engineer

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Job ID: JOB-12023
Process Engineer

Location: Co. Clare

Duties & Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

Project Management:

  • Leading team(s) of project reports on a project by project basis.
  • Co-ordinates the introduction of new processes, equipment and materials including installation, calibration, EHS assessment debug, and all associated process and quality system documentation requirements including technical and process work instructions.
  • Liaises with Engineering team or external equipment/tooling or material vendors in the selection, design & development of new (or upgrades to existing) equipment, tooling and materials.

Process Engineering:

  • Leads the development and execution of experimentation and testing to enable characterisation, optimization and troubleshooting of key processes and equipment.
  • Completes or leads the writing and release of process validation documentation including FMEA’s,
  • Validation Plans, protocols and reports.
  • Co-ordinates execution and documentation of validation builds, co-ordinates testing of validation units and the compilation, analysis and reporting of the validation results.
  • Provide strong technical support on process/product technologies to support production.

Customer Focus:

  • Sales support through leading/supporting quotation and proposal activities with sales team, customers/ clients, and appropriate vendors
  • Owning and running Internal and External project (incl Development & NPI projects). To include schedule, resourcing and budget management.
  • Customer management – kick-off & regular meetings, minutes, issue logs/ escalations, change management, and expectation management.
  • Vendor management – including new mould builds, BOM outsourcing / pass through sales setup

Continuous Improvement:

  • Continuous improvement focus, demonstrating strong knowledge of Six Sigma methodologies and applies these tools in the characterization, optimization and troubleshooting of process equipment and technology performance
  • Demonstrates strong knowledge and application of Lean methodologies, and process improvement tools in identification and elimination of “waste” process steps and development of efficient, cost effective equipment and processes.

Ad hoc:

  • Own and complete CAPA’s and NC’s in role related issues.
  • Demonstrates a primary commitment to H&S and product quality within the manufacturing environment.
  • Understands and complies with all the regulations governing the quality systems.

Education & Experience Required:

  • A degree in a relevant engineering subject is required or diploma with relevant additional industrial experience
  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience in a manufacturing environment required.
  • NPI project experience
  • Project engineering and project management experience
  • Experience and knowledge of injection moulding machines, process set up and optimization.
  • Experience in Blow Moulding would be a distinct advantage.
  • Technical Writing Experience would be desirable.

For further information on this role please contact Tommy McKeown on 086 0100903 /

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Tommy McKeown


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Process Engineer

Tommy McKeown

Role Type Permanent
Contact Tommy McKeown
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