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Manufacturing Engineer

Company: Thornshaw Recruitment
Location: South Dublin
Reference: DB9509
Closing Date: 22 Apr 18
Type: Permanent
Salary (£): On Application

Job Summary:

On behalf of my client, a Leinster based Diagnostics Company, I am recruiting or a Manufacturing Engineer.


 The successful candidate will be responsible for the following:
• Lead technical analysis of operational issues to identify root causes and implement highly effective countermeasures.
• Provide updates to senior management on technical issues. 
• Work closely with technicians on the process of root cause analysis to create standard methods within the department.
• Gather and analyse relevant data to inform decision making in Engineering and Maintenance.
• Complete detailed technical evaluation of new manufacturing equipment requirements.
• Generate User Requirement Specifications in co-ordination with key stakeholders from Production and Validation.
• Work with purchasing department to procure capital equipment/systems.
• Manage the installation and commissioning of equipment, systems and facilities associated with capital projects.
• Provide technical guidance and support to maintenance technicians.
• Comply with appropriate safety procedures for all Engineering, Projects, and Maintenance activities.
• Develop and implement the continuous improvement plan for the Engineering Department.
• Work with other departments to drive the continuous improvement projects as required.
• Ensure all equipment and systems investigations are carried out and documented in accordance with regulatory requirements.
• Ensure all new equipment/systems are installed and commissioned in accordance with regulatory requirements, and participate fully in all validation activities.

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

Masters or Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering
5+ years in a cGMP environment
Relevant Experience: 
• Technical Engineering support to Manufacturing/Operations
• Capital Projects in Manufacturing/Operations
• Project Management
• Root Cause Analysis using industry standard methods
• Lean Six Sigma 

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.

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Contact Information:

Address:  Head Office
Barton House 6 Old Dublin Road Stillorgan Co. Dublin

Rep. Ireland
Tel:  00 353 (1) 278 4671
Fax:  00 353 (1) 278 4672
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