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Engineering Manager - Ireland  

Company managed [?] Still accepting applications

Posted on : 10 July 2017

Project Description

Job Summary
Responsible for Production Engineering support and Manufacturing Project Engineering to Class II products & processes in a wide variety manufacturing, assembly, test and packaging environment in a high growth award winning electro-mechanical Medical Device’s company.

Duties / Responsibilities
  • Provision of Production Engineering Support to existing Production Processes
  • Scoping out projects with due regard to objectives; need, cost, risk, lead time and resources
  • Identifying & implementing improvement opportunities on existing processes to include; lower costs, higher efficiency, higher capacity, greater process capability, higher levels of operator comfort & work station satisfaction and greater compliance.
  • Scaling Production processes within the manufacturing department
  • Installation and qualifying new or additional processes
  • Transferring new products into Production
  • Transferring new processes into Production
  • Making more efficient use of resources e.g. space, people, e.t.c.
  • Driving and delivering on set (KPI) targets
  • Proposing and implementing measures for business risk minimization and disaster recovery
  • Being prepared to present & represent project documentation in an audit by customers, revenue or regulatory authority.
  • Maintaining compliance with all manufacturing and quality related documentation
  • Contributing cross functionally as key member of our company Management team
  • Performing other assigned tasks as directed by Head of Function

Specific Requirements
  • Outstanding people management and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to use negotiating, influencing and persuasive skills to advance project objectives
  • Knowledge of Design Verification and Process Validations, particularly as it pertains to equipment and manufacturing processes
  • Familiar lean and operational excellence principles (6σ, 5S, TPM)
  • Excellent understanding of ISO 13485 and FDA Design and Process Development Processes.
  • Good organisation, planning and communication skills
  • Ability to work as part of a multi-disciplinary team.
  • Experienced in dealing with supplier, customer, marketing, and regulatory teams
  • Methodical and analytical approach with good problem solving tool skillsets
  • Ability to present ideas and concepts clearly and effectively.
  • Familiar and comfortable with standard medical device documentation.
  • Ability to grasp and statistically analyze data to achieve desired outcomes.
  • Very familiar with M/s office key packages.
  • Highly motivated self-starter with a positive ‘can do’ attitude.

Education / Experience
  • Minimum of 10 years  Medical Device Production Engineering experience with a minimum of 5 years at supervisory/managerial level
  • Minimum of a primary degree in an Engineering or Technology and ideally a post graduate qualification in a complementary Business related discipline

Environmental Conditions 
  • Typical office environment with work also performed in Manufacturing areas in addition to customer/supplier locations
  • Some travel may be required with role.

Some of the benefits our employees enjoy:
  • VHI including Dental
  • Pension
  • Bonus
  • DIS
  • PHI
  • On-site Free Parking
  • Paid Holidays
  • Sports & Social Club
  • Flexi- Start Time.