Senior Equipment Engineer- Cork | Collins McNicholas

Senior Equipment Engineer- Cork

  • Reference: CJ45164
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Location: Cork, Cork City, Munster
  • Category: Engineering, Technical & Manufacturing

Job Purpose:

  • To lead delivery of equipment/fixture type solutions that result in optimum manufacturing practices.


Role Responsibilities:

  • Generate concepts/ideas that revolve around equipment/fixture type solutions.
  • Design equipment/fixtures with deliverables that are aligned with the requirements of the manufacturing process stakeholders.
  • Collaborate with the Process Development Group on new product introductions on the design & sourcing of custom equipment.
  • Obtain an in-depth knowledge of our existing manufacturing processes to enable cost reduction opportunities to be identified and assessed for appropriateness.
  • Generate & manage a detailed Project Plan that ensures equipment/fixture solutions are implemented into the manufacturing area in an effective & timely fashion. Successful implementation will involve building up a strong working relationship with all the manufacturing process stakeholders.
  • Work closely with our in-house Engineering Workshop in getting equipment/fixtures fabricated. Or identify a suitable external engineering fabrication shop where appropriate.
  • Collaborate with external design houses to identify equipment solutions appropriate for the company’s manufacturing processes.
  • Support the company’s cost reduction goals.
  • Acquire a thorough knowledge of new technologies on the market by reviewing Trade & Industry publications, attending exhibitions and interfacing with colleagues at other company sites.
  • Have a working knowledge of the Machinery Directive 98/37/EC (i.e. CE marking) as it pertains to machinery design, fabrication and testing.


For a confidential discussion and more information on the role, please contact Eloísa Ruiz on 021 4911063 or email

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