Quality Engineer II | Collins McNicholas

Quality Engineer II

  • Reference: CJ44204
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Location: Cork, Cork City, Munster
  • Category: Production

Job Title: Quality Engineer II


  • Co-ordinate effective and timely follow-up on all supplier quality issues.
  • Liaise with product support teams, R & D and regulatory on component quality issues and supplier initiatives.
  • Pro-actively identify, prioritise and project manage high risk component issues.
  • Liaise directly with vendors under the control of company Quality/Logistics. This involves travel to supplier sites so this person must be available to travel at short notice.
  • Support implementation of methods for reduced inspection to provide cost savings.
  • Support new supplier qualification initiatives when required.
  • Provide supplier quality support for the Strategic Supplier initiatives and corporate sourcing initiatives.
  • Support implementation of initiatives such as “Supplied Data” and “Ship to Stock”.
  • Manage supplier audit programme and overall supplier approval/rating programme.
  • Plans and conducts scheduled audits of suppliers to assess compliance with company requirements. Including audit scheduling, investigation and evaluation of audit observations and findings, reporting, follow-up and confirmation of follow-up actions.
  • Manage the supplier process change process.
  • Facilitate the monthly Supplier Controls MRB process.
  • Provide support for introduction of new purchased components and component changes through the First Article Process.


Educational Requirements:

  • Minimum of Bachelor of Science Degree in Engineering/Technology
  • 2/3 years’ experience in a manufacturing environment or equivalent with direct experience in a QA environment (preferably GMP regulated).
  • Experience in the medical device industry is an advantage.


For a confidential discussion and more information on the role, please contact Emer O’ Callaghan on 021 4911061 or email emer.ocallaghan@collinsmcnicholas.ie

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