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Quality Engineer

  • Sector: Engineering
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  • Job Ref: 20368

A leading Waterford based Medical Device organisation currently has a requirement for an experienced Quality Engineer to assist in the development and implementation of quality plans, programs and

procedures using quality control statistics, lean manufacturing concepts, and analyses.


Key Responsibilities

  • Support release of assembly batches including offline testing, paperwork, and stratified samples management.
  • Update and creation of work instructions as required.
  • Support of validation and metrology activities.
  • Drive changes in process to minimise risk of error in paperwork, sampling or testing.
  • Work with team leader, QA Inspectors, line Co-ordinators and batch release specialist to ensure all steps of batch completion and release are defined and executed consistently.
  • Be point of co-ordination for all quality issues between automation and moulding.
  • Set-up process to log, track and resolve issues seen.
  • Drive specific issues to resolution.
  • Determine opportunities to pro-actively drive product quality improvement though process or procedural changes.
  • Support all company safety and quality programs and initiatives.
  • Ensure ongoing compliance with GMP in all practices, recording of events and processes.
  • Ensure compliance with all learnings from all GMP training events.
  • Other responsibilities may be assigned from time to time as needed, based on the evolution of the company and the requirements of the department/position.

Job Specifications: 

  • Level 8 Degree in Science / Engineering (Mechanical / Electronics / Chemistry) or related discipline. Or Level 7 in same disciplines coupled with 2/3 years relevant quality experience in a GMP environment.



  • Excellent IT, Communication, Interpersonal and presentation skills
  • Ability to work off own initiative and as part of a cross functional team.
  • Desire to learn new tasks
  • Flexible
  • Performance and results driven

For a confidential discussion and more information on the role, please contact Kevin Griffin

Kevin Griffin

(021) 2427108