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Quality Engineer, Operations

Company: Thornshaw Recruitment
Location: GALWAY
Reference: DB9170
Closing Date: 02 Jan 17
Type: Permanent
Salary (£): On Application

Job Summary:

Our client, a global medical device company, is looking for a Quality Engineer to join their Operations Quality Team.


The successful candidate will be responsible for the following: 

•    Overall responsibility for production GMP standards and compliance.
•    Investigation of root cause and following through on effective corrective actions 
•    Establishing inspection standards, plans, frequencies and test methods.
•    Establishing and maintaining FMEA’s.
•    Preparing and updating Operations procedures and associated documentation.
•    Reporting area of responsibility metrics.
•    Supporting customer and surveillance accreditation audits.
•    The quality engineer will perform an active role in quality planning and new product introduction from a quality perspective.
•    Have a good working knowledge of ISO/FDA/MDD and other Product Development related regulatory requirements.
•    Quality review of responsible area validation documentation.
•    Support Operations area projects and initiatives i.e. Kaizen, CFPS, etc.

Applications are invited from candidates with the following background and experience:

•    Degree in Quality or Degree in Science / Engineering.
•    Experience within a similar role as quality engineer.
•    5+yrs industry experience in a medical device-manufacturing or pharmaceutical environment.
•    Working knowledge of FDA and ISO Quality systems for Medical device companies.
•    New product introduction and manufacturing process transfer experience would be a distinct advantage.
•    Quality experience in component and device manufacturing desirable.
•    Excellent written and oral communication skills essential.

For a full Job Spec and to apply for this role please e-mail your CV to or call Deirdre on +353 1 -2784671 for further information. 

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Tel:  00 353 (1) 278 4671
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