Senior Manufacturing Engineer - Balloons/Extrusion

Location: Galway, Republic of Ireland
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 11 months ago
Role type: Permanent
Industry: Engineering Leaders and Specialists
Contact name: Laura Gallagher
Contact email: laura.gallagher@hrmrecruit.com

Job description

Our client, a medical device organisation based in Galway are seeking an experienced Senior Manufacturing Engineer to work within the Polymer Balloons/Extrusion team. This role will report directly to the Engineering Manager.

The Role

Duties and responsibilities of the Senior Manufacturing Engineer in Balloons/Extrusion will include:

  • Lead a dedicated group of Polymer Engineers & Technicians within the Manufacturing Group.
  • Maintain high quality / compliance standards in line with Medical Devices manufacturing requirements.
  • Identify and implement short- and long-term cost reduction and improvement initiatives through the adoption of Lean Manufacturing.
  • To work with key business stakeholders and operations teams to build a continuous improvement environment that supports ongoing change and improvement initiatives.
  • Ensure engineers are fully integrated within the overall production support team.
  • Plan and implement training and development plans with subordinates and coach and mentor team members.
  • Oversee and drive validation activities.

The Person

You will have skills and experience in the following:

  • Degree in Engineering/Polymer or a Science discipline
  • Minimum 5 years' relevant experience in a high-volume Polymer production environment
  • Equipment knowledge and process experience of Balloon forming and/or polymer extrusion

For more information on this opportunity, talk to Laura Gallagher in confidence, email or call her direct line 00 353 91782113.


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