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Engineering Manager

  • Sector: Engineering
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  • Job Ref: 18356

An exciting opportunity for an experienced Engineering Manager to join a leading global operations manufacturing company based in Waterford on a permanent contract. This is a newly created role with the successful candidate responsible for leading and managing the technical team, leading and supporting New Product Introduction as well as leading and supporting development of changes to key processes to achieve sustained improvements.

Role Responsibilities:

  • To identify and deliver process improvement.
  • To lead initiatives that reduce costs whilst continuously improving performance in all areas.
  • Work on building a continuous improvement environment.
  • Optimise equipment, ensuring the achievement of all KPI’s.
  • Drive the development of stable and capable manufacturing processes.
  • Ensure resource availability for all activities.
  • Manage the process of the introduction of new equipment from drawing up the specification, to managing suppliers through to full installation in collaboration with all relevant parties.
  • Liaise with equipment vendors as appropriate.

Role Requirements:

  • B.Eng. or equivalent relevant qualification.
  • 5 years post qualification experience.
  • High volume manufacturing experience desirable.
  • Proven track record of people and systems management.

For a confidential discussion and more information on the role, please contact Barry O'Brien