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106731 - Quality Engineer - Unknown

Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Unknown
Date: 17/01/2020
Job Reference: 106731
Contact Name: Orla Crowley
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Job Description

Quality Engineer - Unknown - 106731
Quality Engineer 

Our client, a medical device company in Galway is currently looking to recruit a Quality Engineer  for their site.

We currently have a requirement for a Quality Engineer to join the Quality team with a particular focus on Materials Inbound and Outbound

Quality Support for the Warehouse and Shipping groups in Galway in terms of addressing non-conforming activities, providing technical support and implementing process improvements.

Key Responsibilities
  • Facilitating compliance to GMP in the warehouse, constantly promoting awareness of best industry practices.
  • Acting as a point of contact for any quality related queries or issues within the Warehouse, supporting both Internal and External warehouses.
  • Train on all aspects of IQC and shipping to support MIO (Material inbound and Outbound) acceptance activities.
  • Raising an investigation into any non-conforming materials and helping with investigations for the same. Ensure non-conformances are addressed in a timely fashion with appropriate corrections/ corrective actions.
  • Communicate quality issues to Buyers, Receivers, Quality, Manufacturing and R&D Functions as needed to resolve quality issues.
  • Participate in internal & external audits within warehouses.
  • Support Quality activities for the site management of retain samples.
  • Support incoming inspection data and SIP management system (i.e. SAP QM)
  • Track, report and communicate metric information as required (i.e. local and Management review)
  • Update documentation through change management system as required.
  • Continually seek to drive quality improvements.
  • Support and participate in cross-training initiatives within the department
Qualifications and Experience:
  • Decision making ability coupled with the ability to work on one’s own initiative and with minimum supervision is required.
  • Good interpersonal skills and organisational skills.
  • Excellent attention to detail.
  • Communicates any concerns about work process regarding environmental impact, health or safety issues to their Manager.
  • FETEC Level 8 or above in Science or Engineering Discipline

For further information on this Quality Engineer Warehouse MIO role in Galway please contact Orla on 086 0449473/

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