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Project Engineer

Job Title: Project Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Cork
REF: 94178
Job Published: 8 months ago

Job Description

Contact: Niamh Hlubek
Telephone: 086 8168298

Project Engineer
Our client, a pharmaceutical company in Cork are currently looking to recruit a Project Engineer for their site.

Summary of Job:
The Project Engineer will be required to:
  • Develop deep insights into the needs of our patients, customers, markets and communities. To cultivate external relationships and forge internal collaboration across all levels of the enterprise.
  • Drive innovation by anticipating and shaping industry and market changes to advance health care globally. To translate insights into viable products and solutions that create value.
  • Deliver results by inspiring and mobilizing people and teams. To empower people to act with speed, agility, and accountability
  • Lead Value Engineering activities while ensuring an integrated product and process development cycle.

Principle Responsibilities:
  • New Product Introduction
  • Lead technology selection and process design for new product manufacture.
  • Manage equipment Asset Lifecycle (URS/RA/IQ/OQ/PQ), PFMEA/risk assessment studies and process Verification/Validation activities.
  • Lead process optimisation activities.
  • Deliver stable, lean manufacturing solutions.
  • Budget control

Essential Criteria:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical/Biomedical Engineering or a related discipline.
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in a medical device or equivalent regulated environment
  • Proven track record of successfully delivering projects
  • Strong decision making and problem solving skills
  • Self-motivated, with focus on Quality, Delivery and Cost.
  • Proven Root Cause analysis and problem solving techniques (A3, 8D, TRIZ or equivalent)
  • Proficiency of GD&T and ASME Y14.5M 1994 standards
  • Excellent Planning & Organisational Skills
  • Knowledge of Lean Manufacturing processes

Desirable Criteria:
  • Postgraduate qualification in a relevant technical area
  • Chartered Engineer
  • Value Engineering practitioner
  • Certified Six Sigma qualifications.
  • Certified Project Management qualifications (IPMA/FPX).

Other Skills, Experience and Education
  • Leadership skills
  • Proven technical skills
  • Ability to organise medium complexity technical issues
  • Ability to work effectively in a changing environment
  • Knowledge of company safety standards
  • Knowledge of equipment and process validation and documentation procedures and processes
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Results orientated, completes tasks
  • Conscientious, self-directed and motivated
  • Proven problem solver
  • Organised and results orientated
  • Ability to take ownership
  • Develop good working relationships across the business
  • Ability to motivate and lead - must be team orientated
  • Honest, open, flexible approach

Methodology/Certification Requirements
  • Relevant Engineering Degree or equivalent experience
  • Minimum of 1 years’ experience in a technical position
  • Technical leadership
  • Advanced technical degree
  • Prior experience in a GMP or medical device manufacturing environment
  • Prior experience in equipment and process validation activities
  • Process development experience
  • Equipment conceptual skills
  • Experience of bespoke capital equipment

For further information on this Project Engineer role in Cork please contact Niamh Hlubek 086 8168298 /
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