Mechanical Test Lab Technician – Galway | Collins McNicholas

Mechanical Test Lab Technician – Galway

  • Reference: GY42928
  • Job Type: Temporary
  • Location: Galway, Galway City, Mayo
  • Category: Science, Pharmaceutical & Food

Mechanical Test Lab Technician with 1 to 2 years experience required for leading Medical Device Company in Galway.  


  • Knowledgeable in the design features of medical devices.

  • Demonstrate a primary commitment to patient safety and product quality.

  • Ensure regulatory compliance to GMP’s of all medical device regulatory agencies (e.g., FDA, ISO and MDD).

  • Testing of new and existing medical devices.

  • Understanding regulatory standard that drive test methods –dimensional, pressure, tensile, track, securement, particulate or visuals.

  • Execution of routine equipment maintenance.

  • Assist in failure evaluation and investigation.

  • Communication with R&D/ Operations team members in multiple teams across multiple divisions and sites.

  • Knowledgeable in the area of test method development, calibrations, equipment qualification.

  • Ability to present information to fellow technician team on critical issues in a concise and efficient manner

  • Evaluates in conjunction with EHS new equipment/processes/chemicals for environmental impact/effect to eliminate or lessen such impacts/effects.

  • Continuous Improvement conscious- to foster a work environment of innovation and agility.

Skills, Experience and Qualifcations:

  • HETAC level 6 in Engineering, Sciences or associated discipline.

  • 1-2 years experience in a Medical Device or Pharmaceutical environment.

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with good teamwork abilities

For a confidential discussion and a more detailed job spec (more information on the role), please contact Claire O’Donnell on 091-706717 or email


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