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Engineering & Technical

Senior Packaging Engineer - Galway

Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Galway
Date: 14/03/2018
Job Reference: 93545

Job Description

Contact: Edel Kelly
Telephone: 087 4108620

Senior Packaging Engineer

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

Duties & Responsibilities
  • Represent the Package Engineering function for Technology Transfer programs at the Galway Site
  • Thru cross functional team representation drive PDP transfer element for packaging design into operations
  • Drive key Packaging manufacturing target conditions across all support programs for the Galway site
  • Rigorous process development skill set thru characterization & process validation activities for technology transfers & process improvement initiatives.
  • Lead operations continuous improvement initiatives in the P&L space
  • Excellent project management & cross functional team collaboration skill set
  • Lead P&L Focused initiatives internally and represent the Galway site on Global P&L Initiatives
  • Excellent problem solving skills with methodology application for P&L issues
  • Provide direct support to the Operations function for sustaining issues both internal and external supply related issues
  • Represent P&L at Operations Weekly meeting and drive action in P&L space
  • Participate actively with a broad array of Vendors.
  • Monitor specific in country regulations as they apply to Packaging Materials and Processes.
  • Provide direct input to Sterilization Methods and process changes, with particular input on impacts from a Packaging perspective.
  • Understand and comply with Company Guidelines and Regulations.
  • Continually identify and assess opportunities for packaging, technology & process development
  • Continually contribute to generation of intellectual property

Your Profile
  • We are looking for a qualified person to Degree level L8 in Engineering/Science or a related discipline, Masters desirably, with five (5) years relevant experience in the medical device sector.
  • You are a team player with strong communication, both written and spoken, and high collaboration/engagement skill set.
  • You have knowledge of the cell operating infrastructure (manufacturing process) with a proven history on process validation.
  • You set high standards and are driven to execute in a highly focused team dynamic.
  • You are attention to detail oriented, with critical thinking and sound decision making mind set.
  • You have a high quality and compliance ethic.
For further information on this Senior Packaging Engineer role in Galway please contact Edel Kelly on 087 4108620 /

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