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Senior Process Engineer

Job Title: Senior Process Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Galway
REF: 89001
Job Published: 4 months ago

Job Description

Contact: Anne-Marie Fox
Telephone: 091730022
Senior Manufacturing Engineer
Our client, a medical device company in Galway are currently looking to recruit a Senior Manufacturing Engineer for their site.
  •  Actively participate in Quality Function Deployment, design FMEA, project plan development, updates to management board and other core team activities to help establish project direction and insure total team success
  •   Input manufacturing requirements into product design and insure product is properly designed for manufacture and suppliers are properly selected and qualified
  •     Select and work together with suppliers and designers to finalize product design, material selection and final process selection
  •      Conduct process pFMEA sessions during Design and Validation phases
  •     Design, specify, procure and install assembly equipment, jigs, fixtures and gages, specify acceptance criteria, spare parts and calibration 
  •   Develop assembly process applying appropriate "world class" manufacturing concepts 
  •     Develop, design, validate and start up manufacturing and assembly operations that meet team objectives for product quality, cost and performance 
  •     Train mechanics and operators on internal processes & equipment requirements
  •     Using appropriate statistical techniques, develop validation protocols, qualify first articles, complete process capability studies and process validation on both internal and supplier processes
  •     Contribute to decision-making in all areas of project including financial, marketing, planning, quality and design 
  •     Assignments will typically be of high complexity and impact to organization

  • Demonstrated experience in new product process design and development for new products / processes with multiple factors, responses and interactions.
  • Thorough working knowledge of the validation requirements for Medical Devices with demonstrated experience.
  • Working knowledge of Six Sigma/Process Excellence Tools (DMAIIC, DMADV, or Lean) which include Design of Experiments, capability analysis, sampling statistics and techniques, CTQ flow down, C/E Matrix, pFMEA,  fish bone diagrams, etc.     
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office and a working knowledge of statistical software is required.  Candidates who have experience using MiniTab or other statistics based software are preferred.
  • Demonstrated experience in the development and execution of project plans
  •  Excellent communication skills; making complex issues easy for others to understand and the ability to prepare communications for team and senior management.
  •  Strong time, budget, and program management skills
  •  Experience in leading technical teams and influencing.
  •   Mentors less senior engineers
  •   Able to travel up to 25%
For further information on this Senior Manufacturing Engineer role in Galway please contact Anne-Marie on 091730022 /
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