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Senior Industrial Engineer

  • Sector: Medical Devices
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  • Job Ref: 18929

Our client, a leading medical device multi-national are actively looking for a Senior Industrial Engineer to join their expanding team on a permanent basis.

They are looking for individuals that share their passion for innovation and advancing solutions for some of the world's most challenging healthcare issues.


In your new role as Senior Industrial Engineer, you will identify and pursue value improvement and waste elimination to support manufacturing areas by identifying opportunities for initiation and completion of Lean projects in line with business goals and objectives.

This experienced and diverse team plays a vital role in the business's success and enjoys excellent career development opportunities and work-life balance.


Key Activities of the Role:

  • Lead facility layout and design projects with the Process Development Engineering, Production, Facilities and Manufacturing Engineering teams (as directed by site).
  • Initiate, lead and champion lean projects (i.e. Lean Production, Lean Support and Born Lean) with the Production, Process Development, Manufacturing Engineering and support functions.
  • Drive the ongoing introduction and advancement of lean manufacturing culture, principles and practices across the plant and work with local management to create the Lean vision for the plant.
  • Constantly promote, educate and instil the culture of waste identification and elimination throughout the plant in manufacturing and support areas.
  • Coordinate and lead general engineering tasks, including creating and updating standards, maintaining BOMS and routers, and creating and approving change requests (as directed by site).
  • Develop and conduct Lean training programs for employees at all levels and departments.
  • Create, maintain and refine a Lean toolkit that can include: 5S, Kaizen, quick change over, value stream mapping, mistake proofing and line balancing.
  • Promote cross-functional and inter-site teamwork to accomplish shared objectives.
  • May supervise, mentor or provide work direction to other members of the Industrial Engineering team.
  • Assure that appropriate resources (personnel, tools, etc.) are maintained to assure Quality System compliance and adherence to the BSC Quality Policy.
  • Establishes and promotes a work environment that supports the Quality Policy and Quality System.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • HETAC Level 8 degree in a relevant discipline
  • Minimum five years' experience in a similar role.
  • Good technical capabilities, communication skills, teamwork abilities and initiative.
  • Proven ability to work well as part of a team & on own with minimum supervision.
  • Good technical capabilities, communication skills, teamwork abilities and initiative.

For a more detailed and confidential discussion on this role contact Amy Newell.