Process Development Engineer

Location: Galway, Republic of Ireland
Salary: Up to €53000 per annum
Posted: about 1 year ago
Role type: Permanent
Industry: Life Sciences & Engineering Practice, Engineering Leaders and Specialists
Contact name: Anna Carey
Contact email: anna.carey@hrmrecruit.com

Job description

Our client is a global healthcare solutions company that have been leading the photochromic industry for more than 25 years. Due to continuous innovations a new position for Process Development Engineer has arisen at their Tuam, Co. Galway facility.

The Position:

As the successful Process Development Engineer your key responsibilities will include:

  • Work with both the R&D, and operations team to ensure the successful development of robust mixing processes and scale up procedures for these new Photochromic solutions
  • Be the key Global Engineering contact with the R&D teams for the introduction of new Photochromic solutions and business continuity/regulatory related enforced changes
  • Identify opportunities for improvement and harmonization between new product development cycle and the Mix Lab industrialization processes
  • Work with the Global Industrialization Group to harmonize the Photochromic Solution Industrialization process with the Global Industrialization Process
  • Support the Global Industrialization Process and lead Photochromic Solution industrializations and FMEA's related to new Photochromic solutions. This is to identify risks related to the manufacture of the solution
  • Provide technical support to issues detected in testing
  • Create close cross functional working groups with R&D, GQ, Mix Lab, and Operations
  • Provide regular, comparative reports to the key stakeholders and worldwide operations and the global engineering team

The Person:

  • A travel commitment of approximately ~ 30% is a requirement for this position
  • Degree in Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, or Equivalent is required
  • 5-7 years' experience in an operations, engineering or technical role
  • Must be able to interpret Materials Safety Data Sheets & work with Engineering teams to implement appropriate controls for safe handling/processing of chemicals
  • Must have a detailed knowledge of engineering and process technology systems coupled with proven project management capability
  • Knowledge of Industrial coating processes would be an advantage
  • Industrial experience in flow dynamics, rheology, or mixing technology would be an advantage
  • Knowledgeable in process problem solving and Lean Sigma

To learn more about this role apply online or contact Anna Carey on +353 21 4511193 for a confidential discussion.


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