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Quality Technician (Mid-Shift)

Company: Thornshaw Recruitment
Reference: ND9674
Closing Date: 19 Feb 18
Type: Permanent
Salary (£): On Application

Job Summary:

On behalf on my client, a leading Medical Device company in the Galway area, I am looking for a Quality Technician.


This is a mid-shift position reporting to the Senior Quality Engineer.                                                                                         

This Quality Technician will be working in the manufacturing area providing real time QA  support to the Production line.

This will include the implementation of process controls, CAPA systems, and day to day problem solving. You will also be required to conduct process audits.                                                                                                                                                                                  

Role & Responsibilities

  • Provide hands on line support to the mid-shift catheter and balloon production lines acting as a key member of the Line support team                                                                                             
  • Work with the senior QE to actively implement the same LMS systems and methodologies as on the day shift.                                                                                               
  • Ensure effective and efficient line handover from Day-Mid-Day shifts                      
  • Direct Involvement in continuous improvement projects and initiatives                                  
  • Maintenance of quality metrics and reporting systems.                                                                 
  • Preparation of Quality reports                                                                                   
  • Provide support to the implementation of process controls and CAPA systems                    
  • Acts as an effective team member in supporting quality disciplines, decisions and practice
  • Apply sound, systematic problem solving methodologies in identifying and resolving quality issues.
  • Ensure regulatory compliance to GMP for all medical device regulatory agencies                                
  • Reporting Functional area Quality Metrics                                                                                            
  • Conduct internal quality audits to ISO and GMP requirements.                                                                                                                                                                                   

Qualifications and Education Requirements

  • Minimum 4-years’ industry experience in a medical device manufacturing environment and within a QA Role.                                                                                               
  • Science/ Engineering/Quality Degree and relevant experience                                                    
  • Experience within a hands on line support type role is highly desirable.  
  • Good understanding of problem solving methodologies is required.                                         
  • Flexible, highly motivated individual                                                                                                                       

If you are interested in applying for this role please call Nicola on +353 1 2784671 or email

Thornshaw Scientific Recruitment is a leading Irish provider of specialist Scientific Recruitment. Part of the CPL Group. 


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