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New Manufacturing Engineer

Company: Thornshaw Recruitment
Reference: JO-1803-404225
Closing Date: 12 Jan 19
Type: Permanent
Salary (£): On Application

Job Summary:

Manufacturing Engineer opportunity with Galway based Medical device company.


On behalf of my client, a reputable medical device company in the Connacht region, I am recruiting for a Manufacturing Engineer.

The successful candidate will be involved in maximising the performance of manufacturing processes, providing high impact technical support in the areas of balloon processing, tubing control and design. The successful candidate will also co-ordinate and lead projects to improve repeatability and robustness of balloon forming processes against challenging timelines.

Job Description:
•    Implementing appropriate process controls on to manufacturing processes for repeatable commercial product manufacturing.
•    Problem solving, combining analytical and experimental skills to maximise overall equipment effectiveness and efficiency.
•    Ensuring that all Engineering work and designs are completed to appropriate GMP, QA/Regulatory Authority standards and EHS standards.
•    Supporting the development of new processes in conjunction with Process/Manufacturing/R&D Engineering making sure that new processes are stable and capable. 
•    Giving technical support to new product introductions and ensuring change controls are effectively managed. 
•    Ensuring that non-conforming products and processes are evaluated and corrected for assigned projects in accordance with process controls and procedures.
•    Completing validations and process improvements using statistical tools and six sigma techniques. 
•    Supporting the development of in-house Subject Matter Experts (SME) across the range of core technologies.
Desirable Qualifications and Education:
•    A minimum of 5 years of professional experience in a responsible Manufacturing Engineering/ Process Development role within the Medical Device/Healthcare
•    A minimum of 3 years’ experience in a balloon forming role
•    Extrusion experience preferable
•    Degree in Polymer Science/Material Science or similar
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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Contact Information:

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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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