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Location Galway
Salary Negotiable
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Role Type Permanent
Contact Emma Griffin
email quality@hero.ie

Senior Engineering Supervisor (Mechanical Test Lab)

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Job ID: JOB-11855
Senior Engineering Supervisor (Mechanical Test Lab)

My client, is a leading medical device company with sites around the world. They are now recruiting a Senior Engineering Supervisor to join their team at the Galway site on a permanent basis.

Overview of Department

The Global Technology & Services group of 300 engineers, scientists and technicians supports all our clients divisions as well as Corporate Research and Operations. GT&S delivers global R&D Services and implements standards where capability and cost leverage can be realized through a central team or knowledge-sharing structure. GT&S provides support through a variety of areas including but not limited to Design/Drawings, Test Method Development, Reverse Engineering, Standards Management, Material Testing, Engineering Tools and Systems and Lab Management. They are pursuing a vision which will strengthen contributions in Galway while enhancing collaboration and networking with the broader global GT&S group.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Is an effective people manager, developing and managing a high-performance specialist team of engineers and technicians with strong focus on customer needs, Quality and EHS compliance.
  • Provide scientific understanding and technical engineering skills to meet business goals and objectives.
  • Ability to coach, lead and enhance the productivity of technical reports within the business.
  • Takes a leadership role in implementing new equipment and test methods to enhance the lab systems, constantly promoting awareness of best practices, and making appropriate decisions daily.
  • Assures that appropriate resources (personnel, tools, etc.) are maintained to assure Quality System compliance and adherence to the companies Quality Policy.
  • Establishes and promotes a work environment that supports the Quality Policy and Quality System.
  • Supports equipment validations: Is fully competent on current validation methodologies.
  • Monitor and Support lab finances to ensure the department operates within in a set budget.
  • Develop and Implement plans to improve and expand lab capabilities to support current and future Mechanical Testing of Commercial and PDP products.
  • Participates in the development of less experienced staff by setting an example, providing guidance, and offering counsel.
  • Provide a structured framework for training of technical reports.
  • Manages day-to-day scheduling and sequencing of testing across two shifts to ensure maximum utilisation of equipment and test resources.
  • Develops, maintains, and communicates metrics to appropriate management to help drive continuous quality and efficiency through the department.
  • Supports the release and maintenance of all associated department procedures to ensure compliance with Corporate Quality requirements.
  • Represents Lab as a prime contact on Mechanical Testing of Commercial and PDP products
  • Interacts with senior internal and external personnel on significant matters often requiring coordination between organizations.

Experience & Educational Requirements:

  • Honours Degree (NFQ level 8) in an Engineering/Science discipline
  • Minimum 3 years supervisory experience required
  • Good technical capabilities, communication skills, teamwork abilities and initiative.

For further information on this Senior Engineering Supervisor role in Galway please contact Emma Griffin on 086 0334325 or quality@hero.ie

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Emma Griffin

JOB-11855

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Senior Engineering Supervisor (Mechanical Test Lab)

Emma Griffin

Role Type Permanent
Contact Emma Griffin
email quality@hero.ie
mobile +353 86 033 43 25
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