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Location Galway
Salary Negotiable
Role Type Contractor
Contact Caroline Kingston

Senior Mechanical Design Engineer

Senior Mechanical Design Engineer

Our client a leading medical device company is recruiting for a Senior Mechanical Design Engineer for a 12-month contract role.


  • You will have the opportunity to lead manufacturing equipment design activities with relevant project teams to deliver projects on time and on budget.
  • You will be expected to work with internal and external customers through design, development, FAT, installation and commissioning stages.
  • Promote innovation and proactively monitor new technology.
  • Develop, recommend and apply sound construction concepts to achieve design for manufacturability
  • Recognize and develop prototypes of high risk mechanisms
  • Review vendor capability, assign and manage projects as appropriate
  • Ensure appropriate and relevant documentation is in place where required within area(s) of responsibility.

Qualifications & Experience:

  • Bachelor/Master’s Degree in Mechanical, Mechatronic, Electronics or related engineering discipline with a minimum of 5 years relevant equipment design experience.
  • Experience with 3D mechanical design – SolidWorks, Inventor or equivalent.
  • Experience of working with multidisciplinary teams of mechanical, electrical, and software engineers to bring an equipment / automation project to completion.
  • Experience of machine vison integration is an advantage
  • Ideally, you will have strong interpersonal skills and a proven track record in innovative design.
  • Dynamic team player and can work effectively and proactively.
  • High level of enthusiasm and motivation, and the ability to take input from others and a good communicator and fluent in English, both in writing and speaking.
  • Experience of working in FDA regulated industries such as Medical devices and pharmaceutical is desirable.

For further information on this Mechanical Design Engineer role in Galway, please contact Caroline Kingston on 0868395531/

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Senior Mechanical Design Engineer

Caroline Kingston

Role Type Contractor
Contact Caroline Kingston
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