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Job Description

A Senior Manufacturing Engineer is required by CareerWise Recruitment for our Galway based client. Working within the core engineering group, and reporting to the Engineering Manager, the Senior Manufacturing Engineer will lead a team of engineers and technicians and be responsible for managing and supporting all engineering activity in areas of responsibility. Please contact Tom Devaney for more information.

Role of this position

  • Lead a dedicated group of engineers and technicians within the Manufacturing Group.
  • Ensure engineers are fully integrated within the overall production support team.
  • Plan and implement training and development plans with subordinates.
  • Coach and mentor team members.
  • Set Engineering Goals and Objectives that deliver results in line with the Business plan.
  • Identify and put in place permanent and effective technical / system solutions to problems.
  • Consistently meet customer requirements and commitment to excellence in performance and meeting deadlines.
  • Champion compliance to systems and processes.
  • Identify and develop improvements to increase key process metrics of Service, Delivery, Quality and Cost using Lean / 6 sigma methodologies.
  • Investigate state-of-the-art process technologies and evaluate potential competitive advantage and the cost benefit of introduction.
  • Oversee and manage New Part Introduction in conjunction with the Prototyping / NPI Group.
  • Manages external relationships with key technology providers.
  • Manage a variable workload to meet operational requirements.
  • Ensure that all Health, Safety and Environmental requirements are fulfilled.
  • Identify and implement short and long term cost reduction and improvement initiatives through the adoption of Lean Manufacturing.
  • Oversee and drive Validation Activities.

JOB REQUIREMENTS

  • Engineering Degree, or equivalent, with 5-10 yrs experience in a high volume demanding production environment.
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication, planning and organizational skills, with ability to make decisions within a focused production / technical problem solving team.
  • Knowledge of Medical Device manufacturing with experience of associated quality and automated manufacturing systems, particularly Laser Applications, Surface Treatment of Metals and CNC controlled equipment.
  • Validation and DOE experience with operating knowledge of Minitab software
  • A demonstrated ability and knowledge of six sigma and/or lean engineering principles with a proven track record in use and delivery of results.
  • Driven to work on own initiative with results oriented attitude. Demonstrate a dynamic, motivated & flexible approach.
  • Knowledge of ISO & FDA compliance

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Manufacturing & Production

Engineering & Technical

Executive / Management

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CareerWise Recruitment. EastGate Village, EastGate, Little Island, Cork.

Phone: +353 (0) 21 206 190

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