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Project Engineer –Research - Cork

Contract Type: Contract
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Location: Cork
Date: 25/09/2018
Job Reference: 99017

Job Description

All applicants must have a working visa for Ireland for this contract role

Contact: Niamh Hlubek
Email: recruit@hero.ie
Telephone: 086 8168298

Project Engineer –Research

Our client, a medical device company in Cork are currently looking to recruit a Project Engineer for their site on a contract basis.
Description:

The Project Engineer will be responsible for managing a European funded project with a duration of 3 years. The role will involve ensuring delivery of milestones and work package deliverables as part of a European project consortium. This will require some technical knowledge in the areas of sensors, sensor integration in manufacturing equipment, and predictive maintenance; as well as, in-depth knowledge of manufacturing design protocols. Additionally, the successful candidate will develop and manage the collaborations with key project partners and ensure effective communication throughout the project. Moreover, the project engineer will be responsible for meeting the project reporting requirements. The project engineer will report to the research coordinator responsible for the project. The successful candidate will be based in Cork.


Organisational Interfaces:

Manufacturing Research & Innovation Unit and project partners as well as, manufacturing/automation engineers, outside contractors, integration partners, equipment suppliers, research organisations, staff from Manufacturing Technology and Innovation Centre of Excellence.


Main Duties & Responsibilities:
  • To develop equipment and software user requirements specifications.
  • To build demonstrators for technologies investigated as part of European project.
  • To evaluate the technologies investigated as part of European project
  • To write project reports.
  • To work with project partners to develop sensing and advanced analytics solutions
  • To project manage a European Project.
  • To provide guidance to other staff and students in own specialist area
  • To carry out the research activities assigned to the research project.
  • To manage the relationships with key project partners.
  • To provide team with regular project updates
  • To take part in knowledge-transfer activities, including collaborative meetings with other research groups
  • maintain knowledge and understanding within the field/specialism, transforming and applying knowledge acquired from project to research
  • Work with all relevant project teams to deliver project on time and on budget with the required quality level.
  • Ensure compliance with company’s procedures, cGMP, recognised quality standards and regulatory expectation. Ensure that all Health, Safety and Environmental requirements are fulfilled.
  • Open to travel to support development.


Key Competencies Required:
• Technical knowledge in predictive maintenance
• Project management skills
• Communication skills
• High attention to detail
• Proactive approach to work
• High standards
• Flexible
• Availability to travel as required by the research projects
• Analytical skills
• Team player
• Highly computer literate
• Influencing skills
• Strong work ethic
• Highly motivated with an interest in self-development


Essential:
• BSc in an engineering discipline
• 3 years’ experience working in industry
• 1 year experience in a research or innovation environment
• High level of technical English
• Background in manufacturing engineering
• Project Management Professional with experience managing Research projects
• Integration of R&D Programs into Manufacturing Operations

Desirable:
• 1 year experience in a regulated industrial environment
• PhD or Research Masters in an engineering discipline
• Experience in managing European funded projects
• Process Excellence – Six Sigma Blackbelt certified
• Knowledge of advanced analytics and predictive maintenance

For further information on this Project Engineer role in Cork please contact Niamh Hlubek 086 8168298 / recruit@hero.ie

Check out all our open jobs on our HERO Recruitment website – www.hero.ie
Please Note: HERO Recruitment will not forward your details to any company without your prior approval
All applicants must have a working visa for Ireland for this contract role

Contact: Niamh Hlubek
Email: recruit@hero.ie
Telephone: 086 8168298

Project Engineer –Research

Our client, a medical device company in Cork are currently looking to recruit a Project Engineer for their site on a contract basis.
Description:

The Project Engineer will be responsible for managing a European funded project with a duration of 3 years. The role will involve ensuring delivery of milestones and work package deliverables as part of a European project consortium. This will require some technical knowledge in the areas of sensors, sensor integration in manufacturing equipment, and predictive maintenance; as well as, in-depth knowledge of manufacturing design protocols. Additionally, the successful candidate will develop and manage the collaborations with key project partners and ensure effective communication throughout the project. Moreover, the project engineer will be responsible for meeting the project reporting requirements. The project engineer will report to the research coordinator responsible for the project. The successful candidate will be based in Cork.


Organisational Interfaces:

Manufacturing Research & Innovation Unit and project partners as well as, manufacturing/automation engineers, outside contractors, integration partners, equipment suppliers, research organisations, staff from Manufacturing Technology and Innovation Centre of Excellence.


Main Duties & Responsibilities:
  • To develop equipment and software user requirements specifications.
  • To build demonstrators for technologies investigated as part of European project.
  • To evaluate the technologies investigated as part of European project
  • To write project reports.
  • To work with project partners to develop sensing and advanced analytics solutions
  • To project manage a European Project.
  • To provide guidance to other staff and students in own specialist area
  • To carry out the research activities assigned to the research project.
  • To manage the relationships with key project partners.
  • To provide team with regular project updates
  • To take part in knowledge-transfer activities, including collaborative meetings with other research groups
  • maintain knowledge and understanding within the field/specialism, transforming and applying knowledge acquired from project to research
  • Work with all relevant project teams to deliver project on time and on budget with the required quality level.
  • Ensure compliance with company’s procedures, cGMP, recognised quality standards and regulatory expectation. Ensure that all Health, Safety and Environmental requirements are fulfilled.
  • Open to travel to support development.


Key Competencies Required:
• Technical knowledge in predictive maintenance
• Project management skills
• Communication skills
• High attention to detail
• Proactive approach to work
• High standards
• Flexible
• Availability to travel as required by the research projects
• Analytical skills
• Team player
• Highly computer literate
• Influencing skills
• Strong work ethic
• Highly motivated with an interest in self-development


Essential:
• BSc in an engineering discipline
• 3 years’ experience working in industry
• 1 year experience in a research or innovation environment
• High level of technical English
• Background in manufacturing engineering
• Project Management Professional with experience managing Research projects
• Integration of R&D Programs into Manufacturing Operations

Desirable:
• 1 year experience in a regulated industrial environment
• PhD or Research Masters in an engineering discipline
• Experience in managing European funded projects
• Process Excellence – Six Sigma Blackbelt certified
• Knowledge of advanced analytics and predictive maintenance

For further information on this Project Engineer role in Cork please contact Niamh Hlubek 086 8168298 / recruit@hero.ie

Check out all our open jobs on our HERO Recruitment website – www.hero.ie
Please Note: HERO Recruitment will not forward your details to any company without your prior approval

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