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Continuous Improvement Engineer

Company: Thornshaw Recruitment
Location: Roscommon
Reference: DB9357
Closing Date: 21 May 17
Type: Permanent
Salary (£): On Application

Job Summary:

On behalf of our client, a Connaught based medical device company, I am recruiting for a Continuous Improvement Engineer.


 This is a permanent position. The successful candidate will report to the Head of Manufacturing and will be responsible for championing Continuous Improvement Activities within the company in order to improve product and process quality, reduce down time and cost, and to strengthen problem solving and error proofing throughout the company. 
Applications are invited from candidates with the following background and experience: 

Should have a primary degree in an engineering or science discipline. 
Will ideally hold a lean six sigma black belt qualification, having managed numerous successful projects through to completion.
A strong working knowledge of plastics and plastic processing technologies would be a distinct advantage. 
S/he should have a proven track record in Project Planning and Execution. 
Experience in a medical device/pharmaceutical and/or diagnostics manufacturing industry is necessary. 
Must have a good working knowledge of the medical device industry and of ISO13485:2003, specifically in the areas of Change Control and Validation. 
S/he must be innovative and have a good technical aptitude. 
S/he should have strong communication, project management, organisational and influencing skills 
Ability to effectively manage a wide range of diverse activities simultaneously in a fast paced environment. 
Self starter with good motivational and inter-personal skills 

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

Thornshaw Scientific Recruitment is a leading Irish provider of specialist Scientific Recruitment. Part of the CPL Group. Tel: +353 1 2784671

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Contact Information:

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Rep. Ireland
Tel:  00 353 (1) 278 4671
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