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Senior Project Engineer - Contract

Job Title: Senior Project Engineer - Contract
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Cork
REF: 95937
Job Published: 6 months ago

Job Description

All applicants must have a valid current work visa/permit for Ireland to apply for this contract role

Contact: Niamh Hlubek

Telephone: 086 8168298

Senior Project Engineer

Our client, a medical device company in Cork is currently looking to recruit a Senior Project Engineer for their site.

Principle Responsibilities:
  • Lead the technology selection and process design for new product manufacture
  • Pioneer Design to Value (DTV) principles as part of a global project team to maximise customer value
  • Direct completion of detailed product design reviews to ensure design for manufacturability in new product designs to minimise lifecycle cost.
  • Project management and budget responsibility for NPI projects in scope of responsibility including timely and accurate reporting on project activities.
  • Represent the Operations team on product development projects, communicating requirements and proposing solutions
  • Develop strategic collaborations across functions, business units and geographic boundaries to achieve effective outcomes over the long-term
  • Deliver stable lean manufacturing solutions in line with manufacturing best practices
  • Direct design, development and sourcing of tools, fixtures, gauges and special equipment for high precision manufacturing processes. Co-ordinate with internal and external partners.
  • Direct management of the Asset Lifecycle for new equipment (URS/RA/IQ/OQ/PQ).
  • All employees are responsible for minimising both the Environmental and Health & Safety effects of the work that they perform

Essential Criteria:
  • A minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering or a related discipline with 7 years’ experience is required. A Masters or PhD is an advantage.
  • A minimum of 5 years of experience in a medical device or equivalent manufacturing engineering environment is essential.
  • A proven track record of managing teams to successfully deliver
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills with a demonstrated capability to communicate to external stakeholders
  • Strong decision making and problem-solving skills
  • Demonstrated ability to plan and complete tasks to a defined timeline.
  • Self-motivated, with focus on Quality, Delivery and Cost.
  • Experience using proven Root Cause analysis and problem-solving techniques (A3, 8D, TRIZ or equivalent)
  • Proficiency of GD&T and ASME Y14.5M 1994 standards
  • Excellent Planning & Organizing Skills
  • Expert knowledge of lean manufacturing processes

Desirable Criteria:
  • Certified Six Sigma qualifications.
  • Certified Project Management qualifications (IPMA/FPX).

For further information on this Senior Project Engineer role in Cork please contact Niamh on 086 8168298
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