• Reference: LK46317
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Location: Clare, Limerick, Tipperary
  • Category: Medical Devices


My client an American Multinational Medical Device company with operations in Limerick are looking to add to their Engineering Team. As a member of the OEM Engineering group, this role will provide engineering support to manufacturing, new product development and new technology development activities within the Limerick site.


Title:                            Engineer

Location:                      Limerick

Department:                Engineering


Key Responsibilities:

Key responsibilities will include (but are not limited) to the following:

  • Coordinates and performs work within areas of ownership. Measures and manages team performance as required.
  • Actively participate in cross functional teams and value stream initiatives to meet company goals.
  • Represents the company in customer interactions including customer visits in a professional, constructive and commercially aware manner.
  • Ensures that customer expectations are managed and met in all areas of business interaction.
  • Works with the company’s Customer Services, Sales, value stream teams to facilitate professional and timely delivery of information relating to quotes, orders, deliveries, complaints and other queries as they arise.
  • Leads Product development, new process development or process improvement projects achieving the required standard in cost management, quality assurance, health and safety assurance, productivity and sales growth.
  • Upgrade of current, and the development of new equipment and processes including tooling, jigs and fixtures.
  • Validation and development of manufacturing processes including materials and processing technology.
  • Source and manage vendors for the supply of new equipment and processes.
  • Generate and maintain quality documentation, work instructions and CAPA’s in accordance with compliance with relevant standards, ISO 13485, F.D.A, G.M.P. for medical devices, and environmental health and safety.
  • Ensure full compliance with regulatory requirements.
  • Ensure Quality and EHS policies and procedures are adhered to at all times.
  • Ability to communicate technical information and concepts to a prospective customer in a clear format
  • Ability to understand customer relationships
  • Ability to generate appropriate relationships with customers and vendors
  • Ability to deal with difficult customer communications
  • Ability to influence customers where necessary

 Qualifications/Professional skills/knowledge

  • Third level relevant Degree
  • 5+ years’ technical experience in a similar environment
  • Basic Project management skills
  • Understanding of a Quality system
  • Statistical analysis
  • Structured Problem-Solving techniques
  • Understanding of Lean Principles
  • Ability to drive projects to completion
  • Technical report writing
  • Process validations/FMEA’s and protocols
  • Understanding of Health & Safety – Machine safety, basic Ergonomics, electrical safety, Chemical safety
  • Ability to generate and understanding technical drawing (AutoCAD/Inventor)
  • Understanding of new product introduction process
  • Ability to work in a fluid, demanding environment.

To apply for this role please forward your CV to or for a confidential call please call Ben of 061 512270

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