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Senior Manufacturing Engineer

Job Title: Senior Manufacturing Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Galway
Industry:
REF: 84072
Job Published: about 1 year ago

Job Description

Senior Manufacturing Engineer

Our client, a medical device company in Galway are currently looking to recruit a Senior Manufacturing Engineer for their site.

Duties & Responsibilities:
? Engineering responsibility for product family (processes, equipment and documentation to meet quality, service and cost objectives for AOP targets).
? Plan the technical aspect of process improvement projects. Drive continuous process improvement and equipment upgrades. Guide the conceptualization of new methodologies, materials, machines, processes or products.
? Engineering lead for Audit activities for product family with corporate and regulatory bodies.
? Technical representative for Field Assurance queries and product complaint investigations.
? Project Lead on Lean Sigma initiatives and continuous improvement projects.
? Lead customer tours and physician visits.
? Demonstrate complete understanding of relevant engineering systems and understanding of how they interact with relevant corporate policies.
? Project lead for cross site engineering projects to harness corporate wide best practice including transfers/onloads.
? Ability to develop technical capability of group to achieve business strategy through mentoring/coaching.
? Lead process improvement/validation activities and demonstrate ability to identify process improvement/cost saving opportunities.
? Fully characterize manufacturing processes and associated equipment to understand failure points and take appropriate steps to address same.
? Demonstrate engineering leadership in corrective/preventative action procedures and NCMR closure.
? Knowledge of Cell Operating System desirable.

Qualifications/Experience:
? A minimum of 5 years relevant manufacturing experience in a related engineering discipline with a level 8 Bachelor Degree (BSc/B.Eng. in Electronic, Computer, Mechanical, Manufacturing or related engineering) is required.
? Proven record of successful project and people management experience and of providing effective leadership.
? Experience of working in a changing environment within the medical devices sector, preferably with familiarity of FDA regulations.
? Strong technical engineering knowledge with problem solving experience using DMAIC methodology.
? Statistical skills (basic and minimal advanced statistics) together with knowledge of statistical software.
? Excellent verbal communication, presentation and technical writing skills, plus advanced computer literacy.
? Experience in process development and introduction of new technology within the medical device industry desirable.
? Experience of process development for Electronic Devices is desirable.
? Experience in Stents or DES/DCB manufacturing an advantage.


For further information on this Senior Manufacturing Engineer role in Galway please contact Deirdre Finnerty on 091730022 / bridin@hero.ie
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