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Quality Engineer - Contract

Job Title: Quality Engineer - Contract
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Galway
Industry:
REF: 95678
Job Published: 22 days ago

Job Description

Applicants must have a valid work permit/visa for Ireland for this contract role

Contact:
Caroline Kingston
Email: caroline@hero.ie
Telephone: 0868395531

Quality Engineer - Contract
Our client, a medical device company in Galway are currently looking to recruit a number of Quality Engineers for their site on a contract basis

Key Responsibilities
  • Identifies and resolves complex exceptions to work assignments.
  • Summarizes, analyses, draws conclusions and makes appropriate decisions from test results or other process related findings.
  • Has the responsibility and independent authority to make decisions related to product quality, including the disposition of non-conforming product.
  • Participates in Customer Complaints investigation for areas under their control.
  • Continually seeks to drive improvements in product and process quality.
  • Knowledgeable on QSR and ISO/MDD standards, constantly promoting awareness of best industry practices, making appropriate decision on a daily basis utilizing the quality engineering manager/site QA Director as the final arbitrator on critical quality decisions.
  • Fully conversant with validation techniques and associated regulatory requirements including analysis of customer feedback and complaints.
  • Evaluates in conjunction with EHS new equipment/processes/chemicals for environmental impact/effect to eliminate or lessen such impacts/effects.
  • Knowledgeable on Risk Management , BSEN 14971 requirements.
  • Compiles and analyses operational, test and validation data to establish technical specifications and performance standards for newly designed or modified products and processes.
  • May participate directly in a new product/technology transfer to ensure compliance to all internal and regulatory requirements.
  • Uses knowledge of Six Sigma, Statistical Analysis and Lean principles to investigate and solve problems and improve quality.
  • Gives technical guidance to Associate Quality Engineer, Technician and Inspection staff.
  • Is a good team member, fully motivated to achieve and demonstrate best practices in line with the department and Site objectives.
  • Deals with suppliers, other engineering disciplines within and outside of the Site and customers should the need arise.
  • Is familiar with the internal auditing process

Qualifications and Experience:
  • HETAC Level 8 qualification in a relevant area with a min. of 3-4 years relevant experience.
  • Good technical capabilities, communication skills, teamwork abilities and initiative.
  • Proven ability to work well both as part of a team but also able to work on own with minimum supervision.



For further information on this Quality Engineer role in Galway please contact Caroline Kingston on 0868395531 / caroline@hero.ie
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