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Process and Product Development Engineer

  • Sector: Engineering
  • Contact: Rhys Joyce
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  • Job Ref: 17677

My client, a multinational Medical Device company in Mayo is looking to hire a Process & Product Development Engineer. This is a fantastic and exciting opportunity to join a brilliant team of Engineers. Contact me to discuss this in more detail.


Overview of Key Responsibilities (Full Job Description on Request)

  • Provides support for development of new products and processes, and interfacing with Quality, Maintenance and Operations functions.
  • Provides support to Operations to facilitate efficient operations within the production area, to optimise existing processes and to ensure that production goals are met.
  • Analyses and solves problems from basic engineering principles, theories and concepts through to a wide range of complex and advanced problems
  • Monitors performance of equipment, machines and tools and corrects equipment problems or process parameters that produce non-conforming products, low yields or product quality issues.
  • Evaluates new machinery and technology
  • Process costing
  • Report writing and preparing presentations to communicate findings
  • Mentors employees by sharing technical expertise and providing feedback and guidance

Key Requirements

  • Bachelor Engineering Degree (Mechanical / Biomedical Engineering or equivalent).
  • Understands engineering principles theories, concepts, practices and techniques
  • Strong aptitude for material science, with an interest in metallurgy. Training will be delivered internally on the relevant metallurgical knowledge and principles; the candidate will be expected to apply that knowledge to process improvements and new process development.
  • Minimum 3 years industrial experience.
  •  Lean/Six Sigma qualification desirable
  • A team player with excellent interpersonal and communications skills, open minded- able to recognise good ideas.
  • Innovative thinker - able to envision new and better ways to do things
  • Experience in executing complex problem-solving techniques related to design/technical issues.
  • Excellent analytical skills, ability to plan, organise, and implement multiple concurrent tasks.
  • Self-driven
  • Can demonstrate ability to take a process, become an expert in it, and contribute to its’ ongoing development and improvement.
  • Shows willingness to take a hands-on approach to understanding a process and to leading process improvement trials

For a confidential discussion and more information on the role please contact Christopher O Toole