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Senior Automation Engineer

Job Title: Senior Automation Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Galway
REF: 94139
Job Published: 7 months ago

Job Description

Contact: Anna McGowan
Telephone: 0864667369

Senior Automation Engineer

Our client, a leading medical device company are currently looking to recruit a Senior Automation Engineer to help with the expansion of their operations into their new facility here in Galway City.

  • Design and introduce manufacturing processes to meet the demands of productivity and quality.
  • Proactively and continuous engagement with project stake holders to ensure the best engineering solution is delivered
  • Production of support documentation including BOMs, manuals, and engineering documentation.
  • On-going support of existing processes, identify and put in place permanent and effective technical / system solutions to problems.
  • Maintain high quality / compliance standards in line with Medical Devices manufacturing requirements within the company
  • Ensure goals and objectives are met and understood by effective communication, building an atmosphere of openness, honesty and flexibility with individuals and within the team environment.
  • Manage external relationships with technology providers / suppliers.
  • Ensure that all Health, Safety and Environmental requirements are fulfilled Researching solutions to existing process problems
  • Technical support to production
  • Validation support and delivery of completed systems

Required Skills
  • Engineering degree, or equivalent qualification, preferably 5+ years’ experience.
  • PLC/electrical system debugging/faulting ability
  • Working knowledge of Solidworks
  • Strong technical background and capabilities.
  • Motivated to work on own initiative and the ability to make and implement decisions.
  • Knowledge of ISO and FDA compliance with emphasis on validation.
  • Excellent communication, planning and organisational skills.
  • A demonstrated ability to solve problems with innovative and cost effective solutions.
  • Excellent working knowledge of equipment and process validation
  • Strong hands on proven automation background
  • Knowledge of Laser, chemical cleaning, and other medical devices manufacturing technology is a strong advantage

For further information on this Senior Automation Engineer role in Galway please contact Anna McGowan on 0864667369 /

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