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Manufacturing Engineer

  • Sector: Engineering
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  • Job Ref: 19918

Our client, a leading global healthcare company in Donegal, is seeking a Manufacturing Engineer on a 12 month contract. This role has a high probability of converting to a permanent role next year. Responsible for the performance of complex and specialized manufacturing equipment systems; you will liaise with engineers from a range of worldwide suppliers, as well as internal engineers and process leads from other functional groups. With a blend and mix of hands-on troubleshooting, data analysis and design.


  • Analysis of equipment performance data and develop action plans.
  • Development and Automation of Key Process Indicators and strategies for early detection and control.
  • Maximising equipment throughput and yield performance.
  • Troubleshoot, Diagnose and resolve machine downtime events.
  • Develop design changes for improvement in performance.
  • The ability to be able to project manage small to medium sized projects from initiation to completion to make improvements to meet operational objectives.


  • Strong communication skills, with excellent oral and written updates on projects or tasks.
  • The ability and confidence to work individually and as part of a team depending on requirements.
  • Excellent communication, planning and organisational skills are all essential, as well as the ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines.
  • Experience of lean manufacturing and continuous improvement methodologies.
  • Ability to learn quickly, use your initiative and work as part of a team.
  • Self-motivated and action oriented
  • Have logical and methodical approach to problem solving.
  • Have ability to learn other engineering skills outside of your core area of expertise.
  • Be able to work directly hands-on and able to apply fundamental electrical and mechanical diagnosis skills.
  • Graduated in a Mechanical, Electrical, Mechatronics, or other Equipment Engineering related degree programme
  • Experience in a fast-paced 24/7 production environment

For a confidential discussion and more information on the role, please contact Davin Ferguson