Mechanical Engineer | Collins McNicholas

Mechanical Engineer

  • Reference: LK44908
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Location: Clare, Limerick, Tipperary
  • Category: Engineering, Technical & Manufacturing

Collins McNicholas currently have an exciting opportunity for a Mechanical Engineer with one of their clients in the Mid-West Region. This role is a permanent position.

The following are the key requirements for the role:


  • Work with Quality, Service and Manufacturing groups to investigate and correct design deficiencies and component obsolescence in existing diagnostic instruments.
  • Prepares cost estimates and design products to meet criteria.
  • Performs the design of major mechanical subsystems.
  • Hold design assessments for modules and subsystems.
  • Participate in design reviews of other team members.
  • Utilize Design for Six Sigma and other structured processes to ensure robust product performance and predictable project execution.
  • Completes design projects within established schedules and budgets.
  • Interacts closely with software, systems, and electrical engineering functions to develop comprehensive solutions to design problems.
  • Generates engineering drawings and specifications to division standards.
  • Conforms to the requirements of ISO and cGMP standards for the design and development of medical devices.



  • Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering or associated discipline required with a minimum of 3 years engineering experience.
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience designing high duty cycle automated equipment including robotics, small part conveyance, component manipulation/assembly, machine vision, pneumatic actuators and control systems required.
  • Minimum 3 years of experience of solid modelling CAD applications with large assemblies.
  • Strong technical judgment and problem-solving skills.
  • Demonstrated experience using Solidworks and/or Autodesk Inventor.


For a confidential discussion on the above role please contact Michael O’Leary on 061-512270

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