- Reference: CJ46373
- Job Type: Contract
- Location: Cork, Cork City, Munster
- Category: Production
The 3D Printing Manufacturing Engineer will be an integral part of a project team who will develop 3D Printing and Materials Processes. They will lead process development activities and work under the guidance of the project team. This is a technical leadership role collaborating with global functions including R&D, Engineering and Operations. The role involves working with a cross functional team on a project to develop advanced manufacturing processes for the implementation of 3D Printing and Materials Processes.
- Provide technical leadership for projects in the area of 3D Printing and Materials Processes ensuring an integrated product and process development cycle.
- Support the development of long-term strategy for 3D Printing and Materials Processes
- Implement of cost effective 3D Printing and Material-related manufacturing solutions to drive engineering efficiencies
- Implement design for manufacturability in new processes to minimise lifecycle cost
- Lead detailed product/process design reviews
- Design, develop and conduct feasibility studies to assess new technologies or process improvements
- Develop innovative qualification methodologies to apply appropriate statistical and validation techniques based on overall risk
- Design & develop tools, fixtures, gages and special equipment for manufacturing operations and new product / process introductions in conjunction with Toolroom Technicians and Manufacturing Engineers.
- Support business key metrics with ongoing process improvements and introduction of new technology.
- Participate in PFMEA studies and risk assessments
- Participate in 3D Printing and Materials manufacturing processes from end to end within the supply chain
- Participate in collaborations with R&D and academic institutions
- Provide timely and accurate reporting on project activities.
- Ensure all activities comply with GMP, ISO and quality system requirements.
- Ensure that all health, safety and environmental requirements are fulfilled.
Education and Experience Required:
- BSc in Materials/Mechanical/ Biomedical Engineering or a related discipline
- 2-4 years’ experience within a medical device company or similar industry.
- Project management experience
- Ph.D. or MSc qualification in Material Sciences or similar
- Extensive statistical and problem-solving engineering expertise (Six Sigma, SE or A3) – Six Sigma Blackbelt certified
- Product and Process Validation experience
- Integration of R&D Programs into Manufacturing Operations
- Knowledge of Lean Manufacturing processes
- Previous experience in Titanium 3D Printing / Additive Manufacturing
- Proficiency of GD&T and ASME Y14.5M 1994 standards
- Certified Project Management qualifications (IPMA/FPX).
For a confidential discussion and more information on the role, please contact Aisling on 021 4809118 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
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