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Job Description

An Engineering Manager is required by CareerWise Recruitment for our Cork based client. Role with lead and mentor diverse Engineering teams across a medical device manufacturing site. Please contact Diarmuid Buckley for further details.

Role of this position

  • Responsible for assigned Manufacturing Engineering teams, including performance management, prioritisation of resource assignments, recruitment, mentoring and supervision.
  • Create a highly talented Value Stream team and champion a positive employee environment by promoting open communication, engagement and development of team members.
  • Select and develop a talented and competent team of Engineering Professionals.
  • Develop SMEs (subject matter experts) as necessary to both foster initiatives in strategic areas, and to provide follow-on support to manufacturing.
  • Agree and drive operational excellence by setting clear direction and expectations for performance
  • Prioritizes and drives execution of multiple complex department projects.ects.
  • Provide leadership and direction to team on process improvements,.
  • Works proactively with business management peers and site leadership to deliver business objectives.
  • Development of a world class-manufacturing group that is proficient in process improvement and problem solving manufacturing issues using Six-Sigma tools.
  • Development of, and management of spend against departmental budgets and capital spending approvals.
  • Observing the Quality Management Systems requirements on site at all times
  • Keeps oneself abreast of all relevant technological advancements and oversees the specification and purchase of capital equipment, ensuring a balance between optimizing technological capabilities and return on investment.


  • Degree or Masters in relevant Engineering or Science discipline (Manufacturing, Mechanical, Electronic, Production etc.)
  • Ideally 6 years relevant experience in a team based regulated manufacturing environment.
  • Experience at a senior / management level.
  • Good knowledge of GMP / FDA regulatory requirements and current Health and Safety Regulations legislation.
  • Demonstrable analytical & problem solving skills using recognised methodologies, a process improvement orientation, and the ability to handle multiple tasks in a fast-paced and results-oriented environment
  • Project Management skills would be a distinct advantage.

Please call Diarmuid Buckley today for further information on 021-4355432/ 086 0727776 or email:
CareerWise Recruitment (In Search of Excellence) Established in 1999, CareerWise Recruitment specialises in recruitment of management and technical professionals for the life sciences, ICT, engineering, food and agri sectors. We operate out of multiple locations in Ireland and have offices in Cork, Shannon, Galway, Mayo and Dublin. By applying for this position, you are consenting to allow CareerWise Recruitment to process and retain your data in accordance with our Privacy Policy, contained on our website for the purposes of providing career opportunities. CareerWise Recruitment accepts that you do not wish your personal data, including your CV, to be forwarded to any client company without your prior consent and gives an absolute assurance that this wish will always be respected. Please feel free to contact us if you have any queries or wish to withdraw or amend your consent.

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Engineering & Technical

Cork Office

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

Phone: +353 (0) 21 206 1900