Process Development Engineer | Collins McNicholas

Process Development Engineer

  • Reference: CJ43430
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Location: Cork, Cork city, Munster
  • Category: Engineering, Technical & Manufacturing


  • Develops capable processes and ensures efficient and effective transfer of product into production.



  • Assesses process capabilities, prioritizes process improvement opportunities, and innovates and implements process improvements on multiple and moderately complex processes.
  • Applies technical knowledge to innovate, design, and develop processes, procedures, tooling and/or automation.
  • Executes the functional deliverables associated with the PDP/TDP, Project Management, and Quality Systems.
  • Prepares and presents technical data and recommendations at technical reviews.
  • Writes validation protocols and reports applicable to new processes.
  • Ensures proper documentation is completed to meet quality systems requirements. (e.g., BOMs, Routers, FMEAs, etc.).
  • Oversees development builds associated with the project using special work requests.
  • Develops qualified production lines.
  • Develops qualified production lines.
  • Provides Design for Manufacturability (DFM) input to the engineering print package.
  • Contributes ideas to or generates Intellectual Property submissions.
  • Trains and/or provides work direction to technicians and may train manufacturing personnel when required as part of a validation.
  • May serve as core team member or extended team member on new product projects.


Education Requirements:

  • Degree or Masters in relevant Engineering or Science discipline (Manufacturing, Mechanical, Electronic, Production etc).
  • Minimum of 3+ years experience, preferably in the medical device industry.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with good leadership abilities.
  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Strong technical capabilities and project management capability to develop aspect of assigned projects on time and within budget.


For a confidential discussion and more information on the role, please contact Kaylie O’ Brien on 021 4809118 or email

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