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Design Engineer - Sligo

  • Sector: Engineering
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  • Job Ref: 19084

A global packaging company is keen to hire a Design Engineer ( Thermoformed Medical and Pharmaceutical Packaging) to join their team in Sligo.

The Design Engineer will develop customized and unique packaging concepts based on customer specifications.

Responsibilities (Full job description available on request):

  • Design prototype and production tooling with an emphasis on quality, cost and manufacturability.
  • Provide detailed prints, sketches, CAD model files and assembly drawings required to fabricate new tools. Provide direction to Tooling contractor during tool fabrication.
  • Work on process improvement projects to improve product quality, process efficiencies, and reduce costs incurred by rework by expanding the expertise in tool design by use of new tools, methods and materials.
  • Participates in and/or supports continuous improvement initiatives and knowledge in facilitating Lean Six Sigma methodologies.
  • Supporting the implementation of new processes with third party suitable for cleanroom environment.

Ideal background:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in related engineering programs or equivalent work experience.
  • The ability to read, comprehend, and transmit complicated and detailed instructions from prints, conceptual samples and ideas.
  • A comprehensive understanding of machining, tool fabrication methods and CAD equipment and operation.
  • Minimum of five years job-related experience in tool design and tool fabrication.
  • Proficient and demonstrated use of CAD software, Solidworks preferred.

For a confidential discussion and more information on the role, please contact Sarah Flynn

+353 719108060