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Equipment Engineer

  • Sector: Engineering
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  • Job Ref: 20274

An exciting opportunity for an experienced Equipment Engineer to join a leading medical device company based in Cork. This role will be on an initial 12-month contract with strong scope for extension/permanency. This is a days-based hybrid model role with a 3/2 split in the office/at home.

Role Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for the introduction and validation of new equipment.
  • Works with Value Streams to identify opportunities for equipment improvement – automation, vision systems, robotics etc.
  • Works with Product Development to help establish the equipment requirements for new products.
  • Works as part of a team to define the specification of new equipment (URS).
  • Meets with vendors to review equipment proposals, vendor selection and capital approval.
  • A core team member for new equipment design reviews and FAT's.
  • New equipment validation.
  • Transfer and validation of equipment from other sites.
  • Champions the introduction of new technologies.
  • Helps debug production issues with automated equipment.
  • Ensures that Maintenance and Calibration requirements are built into new equipment specifications.
  • Ensure relevant documentation is prepared and updated in line with all Quality and Regulatory guidelines and promotes full compliance to all on site validation requirements.

Role Requirments:

  • Degree in Automation/Electrical Engineering or related discipline and at least 3 years relevant experience.
  • Experience of qualifying equipment and maintenance an advantage.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.

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