Job Detail

Location Mayo
Salary Negotiable
Role Type Fixed Term Contract
Contact Ciaran Fahy
email Connect@hero.ie

Project Process Engineer

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Job ID: JOB-11424

Our client, a medical device company in Ballina are currently recruiting for a Project Process Engineer to join their team. In this role the successful candidate will be part of a new product & process development team and work closely with New Product Commercialization team. The role will focus on developing and delivering new high speed automated processes and equipment sets and support the execution of various other engineering projects. This is a 24 month fixed term contract.

The successful candidate will be a technical core team member on a new cross functional product development team and will provide expertise in assembly and production equipment development. The key responsibility within this core team will be to lead the definition and delivery of the optimal manufacturing approach from the product design stage right through to commercialisation and equipment validations.


  • Participate with the core team in evaluation of product concepts to determine potential manufacturing processes
  • Manage the Engineering activities within the project to deliver optimal manufacturing approach from the product design
  • Detailed review and revision of proposed design(s) with new product development team to meet design objectives
  • Review proposed product designs for manufacturability
  • Lead manufacturing strategy selection with reference to process robustness, speed to market and product cost
  • Analysis of manufacturing cost and development of plan to achieve targeted gross margin
  • Development of User Requirements Specification for all required manufacturing equipment
  • Development and management of project schedules for manufacturing commercialization of selected product concept
  • Development of capital expenditure plans for manufacturing equipment
  • Engagement of other Operations functions in critical decisions and developments
  • Planning and execution of equipment validations
  • Communication and review of key decisions with Value Stream Management



  • Primary Degree in Engineering discipline, preferably Mechanical / Manufacturing Engineering

Required experience:

  • Minimum of 5 years’ post qualification experience in manufacturing environment, to include experience with development of (semi-) automated production equipment
  • Proven track record in production equipment development and execution preferably within a regulated environment

Preferred Specialized skills/technical knowledge:

  • Equipment Cleaning processes and equipment (CIP & COP) experience is desirable
  • Track record leading machine and process design projects
  • Familiarity with DOE, validation, and statistical analysis tools

For further information on this Project Process Engineer role in Mayo please contact Ciaran Fahy on 087-4108620/ connect@hero.ie

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Ciaran Fahy


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Project Process Engineer

Ciaran Fahy

Role Type Fixed Term Contract
Contact Ciaran Fahy
email Connect@hero.ie
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