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Metrology Engineer

  • Sector: Engineering
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  • Job Ref: 20121

Our client, a leading biopharmaceutical company, is keen to hire a  Metrology Engineer to join their team in Sligo on an initial 12-month contract.

As Metrology Engineer, you will provide a metrology service with an emphasis on continual improvement.

Major Responsibilities (Full job description available on request):

  • Identification and implementation of metrology and/or manufacturing-related cost improvement projects and initiatives.
  • Specification, evaluation, and selection of new metrology equipment as and when required.
  • Development of documentation for metrology equipment for compliance with plant systems for calibration and preventive maintenance.
  • Generation of validation documentation for the Installation Qualification and Operational Qualification of new metrology equipment.
  • Carrying out component drawing assessments in order to evaluate their suitability for dimensional inspection.
  • Present project status updates at various management levels.
  • Data analysis including statistical analysis on metrology results.
  • Troubleshooting and maintenance of metrology equipment, fixtures and measurement routines for quality and efficiency improvement.

Ideal background:

  • A minimum of an Ordinary Degree (Level 7) in Engineering or related discipline is required.
  •  +2 years’ experience as a Metrology Technician or similar in combination products or a highly regulated industry
  • Required to undertake specific investigations, and equipment monitoring, with the view to improve manufacturing performance e.g. reducing equipment downtime and maximizing output and yield. 
  • The position has a high level of autonomy and individuals are expected to work on
  • their own initiative

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

+353 719108060