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Senior Manufacturing Engineer

Location: Galway
Experience:5-7 Years
Job Type:Permanent
Salary:Not Disclosed
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Senior Manufacturing Engineer

Our client a growing international specialist healthcare company are currently seeking a Senior Manufacturing Engineer to join their team. The Senior Manufacturing Engineer will be responsible for the identification and implementation of manufacturing process improvements, management of technology transfer activities and completion of assigned work in a manner which complies with the company’s Quality Management System. Successful candidate will be responsible for maintaining and establishing channels of communication with customers, subcontractors, suppliers and external contacts as appropriate in meeting responsibilities of the position


Identification and implementation of manufacturing process improvements.
Completion of all assigned work activities in adherence to the company’s Quality Management System which has been developed in compliance to ISO 13485:2003 and FDA Quality System Regulations CFR 21 Part 820.
Design, development, verification and implementation of process improvements and process aids/fixturing.
Equipment specification & procurement and coordination of installation, commissioning and validation.
Creation and update of manufacturing/inspection procedures compliant with GMP.
Root cause analysis and implementation of corrective actions as part of CAPA process.
Development of product packaging and packaging processes in conjunction with R&D.
Monitoring of process yield.
Providing ongoing input to PFMEA.
Processing of change notifications and completion of technology transfer activities in conjunction with manufacturing subcontractor.
Participation at operations, manufacturing subcontractor and vendor meetings

Educational Requirements:

B.Eng in Engineering/Biomedical/Manufacturing Technology (Hons degree an advantage).
Minimum 8 years relevant work experience in a Medical Device environment.
Working knowledge of a 3D CAD package (Solidworks an advantage).
Experience of applying Lean/Six Sigma techniques to improve manufacturing processes (Green/Black Belt certification an advantage).
Understanding of EHS and equipment safety standards.
Strong understanding of medical device quality & regulatory systems.
Strong communication & organizational skills.
Proven team leadership skills and ability to work in a team.
Strong analytical and problem solving skills.
Experience of fixture/process aid development.
Experience of manufacturing process development and process validations.
Experience of materials used in medical device manufacture e.g. nitinol, polymers.

James Cassidy | Tel: +353 (0) 1 5079250


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