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Senior Projects Engineer

Job Title: Senior Projects Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Westmeath
REF: 84893
Job Published: almost 2 years ago

Job Description

Senior Projects Engineer

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

Principle Accountabilities:
  • Successfully lead teams to deliver all project requirements associated with cost, time and functionality, ensuring that all KPI targets are achieved;
  • Consistently adhere to and champion the use of project management standard practices in the areas of Initiation, Planning, Execution, Controlling and Closing ( PMBOK );
  • Prepare User Requirement Specifications (URS ) matching customer needs, Project Charters, Work Breakdown Structures, Capital Expenditure Requests ( CERs ), Project Plans, Site and Factory Acceptance Test Protocols;
  • Track and report out on projects using standard identified templates and ensuring all necessary information is available to key Stakeholders, e.g. OpEx Leader, Financial Controller, Engineering Manager;
  • Use Six Sigma and Lean principles appropriately to optimise processes, layouts and line ergonomics; Identify cost saving and continuous improvement opportunities which feed into the facility Opex plan.

Skills & Qualifications:
Minimum requirements:
  • The successful candidate will possess a minimum Bachelor?s Degree in a Science/Technology/Engineering related discipline (Mechanical, Manufacturing, Automation or equivalent);
  • Minimum of 7 years? work experience in a Project / Process Engineering role within Manufacturing or Engineering Project Management functions, preferably in a Medical Device Manufacturer or equivalent Regulated Industry.
  • Proven experience in delivering projects from conception to completion, resulting in significant cost savings and process improvements.
  • Strong competency in manufacturing processing and systems
  • Proven experience in successfully leading a cross-functional teams
  • Sound technical engineering approach to project management and problem solving

Preferred requirements:
  • Significant relevant experience in Plastics technology is a definite advantage;
  • Candidates should be certified to minimum Green Belt in Lean Six Sigma;
  • A formal Project Management Certification ( PMP, IPMA or equivalent )
  • Technical knowledge of Automated Systems (Pneumatic, Electro-pneumatic, Robotic)

Other skills:
  • Strong understanding and experience of PMBOK process or equivalent for Project Management.
  • Working Knowledge and experience of Six Sigma & Lean principles.
  • Demonstrated leadership and people management skills through project and/or functional management.
  • Well-developed analytical, numerical and computer skills and the ability to combine hands-on activities with theoretical knowledge and expertise

For further information on this Senior Projects Engineer role in Westmeath please contact Anna McGowan on 091730022 /
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