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Senior Quality Engineer 100118 - Limerick - 100118

Contract Type: Contract
Location: Limerick
Date: 8/04/2019
Job Reference: 100118
Contact Name: Orla Crowley - Healy
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Senior Quality Engineer 100118 - Limerick - 100118
Contact: Orla Crowley Healy
Telephone: 0860449473

Senior Quality Engineer
Our client, a medical device company in Limerick are currently looking to recruit a Quality Engineer for their site on a contract basis

Working within the Quality function, this role will involve identifying and implementing improvements within a high volume, fully automated manufacturing environment.
You will be responsible for analysis, identification and implementation of manufacturing and/or business process improvements which will improve capability and performance. Prior experience of SPC and statistical analysis tools is essential.
The successful candidates will:
  • Have demonstrated experience and implementation of using Lean Manufacturing, Six Sigma, or similar analysis tools
  • Proven track record of implementing projects
  • Use appropriate statistical techniques to monitor process performance (e.g. SPC, Cepek analysis, sampling techniques)
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Degree qualified in a relevant Engineering or Science discipline (Manufacturing, Mechanical, Electronic, Production etc) with a minimum of 5-7 years’ relevant experience
  • Proven track record of implementing Six Sigma and/or Lean Continuous Improvement projects
  • Experience within Medical device industry is desirable but not essential.
Other Skills, Experience and Education
• 5 yrs experience in a regulated environment.
• SIX SIGMA – Certification
• Experience in performing Design of Experiments (DOE) and leading Failure Mode Effects Analysis (FMEA)
• Experience of the design and qualification documentation standards to current FDA expectations
• Knowledge of statistical packages and Microsoft Office systems required.
• Proven ability to review and critique Quality Critical technical documents.
• A good understanding and working knowledge of FDA and ISO regulations. Desirable
• Knowledge of lean manufacturing
• Five years’ experience as Quality Engineer working in a cGMP environment preferably in medical device.
• Positive attitude
• Continuous Improvement orientation
• Accepting of change
• Flexible - Calmly reacts to the unexpected
. • Credible – Accountable for decisions
• Self-Motivated – requires minimal direct supervision.
• Results focused – maximizes business benefit from all activities.
• Innovation – thinks laterally but within a compliant framework.
• Organized – Able to cope with extensive documentation and planning requirements.
• Six Sigma or quality engineer certified,
• Structured problem solving and decision making skills working in a team environment.
• Ability to participate in or leading cross functional project teams
• Must have good written and presentation skills and be able to communicate effectively throughout organization
• Demonstrated Experience working with data base applications desired
• Ability to set priorities while ensuring compliance is not compromised.
• Experience in performing Design of Experiments (DOE) and leading
For further information on this Quality Engineer role in Limerick please contact Orla Crowley Healy 08604494733 /
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