Job Summary

The Operations Engineering Manager has responsibility for the management of the maintenance and manufacturing engineering teams. He/She will have responsibility for delivering on key performance metrics, introduction of new technologies and improvement to existing processes to meet the company strategic objectives.  He/She will provide support to the sales production, quality and technical functions.

Principal Duties and responsibilities:

  • Effectively and efficiently execute the plant and facilities maintenance  requirements.
    Understand current processes and technology, taking a hands-on approach to understanding how these can be improved to deliver production, technical, financial and quality requirements across all production departments.
  • Develop resources to project manage the introduction of new technology to meet business objectives.
  • Champion structured approach to problem solving using lean tools and 6 sigma principals within the organisation, in line with Business Excellence methodology.
    facilitating investigation, trouble shooting and reporting on process/technology failures.
  • Build motivated, competent and results focused engineering and maintenance teams, developing a culture of continuous improvement within the department, fostering cross-functional relationships
  • Work with equipment vendors to mutually understand their and our technical process challenges, to improve capability and eliminate cost
    Achieve key project deliverables (Cpk, cycle times, lead-time, GM%, OEE etc.) on time and within budget
  • Challenge the ‘status quo’ from an engineering and maintenance perspective
  • Play an active part in the quality management review process.
  • Ensure that manufacturing equipment and processes are validated, maintained, calibrated and documented in accordance with the quality system.
  • Develop key performance metrics for the departmen

Education and Experience Requirements:

  • A primary degree in engineering or a trade qualification.
  • He/she should have a minimum of 5 years medical device/pharmaceutical and/or diagnostics manufacturing experience including at least 3 years in an engineering department.
  • Experience of operating in a medical device environment (ref ISO 13485 or FDA) would be a very distinct advantage for this role.
  • He/she should have a minimum of 3 years People Management, preferably with six sigma process experience of fostering a culture of pro-activity and problem resolution.
  • Experience in developing and motivating team members to excel.

Skills and Abilities:

  • Energetic and driven self-starter, with good communication and influencing skills and the ability to effectively and simultaneously manage a wide range of diverse activities.
  • Must be commercial, understanding the revenue generating aspects of small business and the cost implications of providing engineering solutions, in a timely manner.
  • Have an ability to work hands-on, with a solid engineering background, engaging with direct reports, cross-functional groups, and equipment vendors to resolve technical issues
  • Practical level-headed individual, who is prepared to actively participate as a member of the management team.
  • Project manager, setting realistic objectives and delivering

Medical Device Production Operatives Roles in Boyle, Roscommon a short commute from Sligo.

How does this production role differ from the others?

  • Full time permanent contract after the 6 month probationary period is passed.
  • Full Private Health Insurance from start date.
  • Opportunity for growth and progression within the company through a structured development program.

Working Shifts & Hours:

Full time permanent role – Monday to Friday – 8 hour shifts.

3 shift cycle (2 weeks of days – 2 weeks of evenings – 2 weeks of nights and repeat.)

  • Days: Monday – Thursday 8am – 4:20pm, Friday 8am – 3:30am.
  • Evening Shift: Monday – Thursday 4pm – 12:20am, Friday 3pm – 10:20pm
  • Nights Shift: Times: Monday – Thursday – 12am – 8:20am, Friday 10pm – 5:20pm

Purpose of Position:

Assemble, inspect, test and operate equipment to manufacture Medical Device products which conform to customer’s requirements as specified in the client’s Medical quality system.

The Role:

  • Set up and operate production equipment, inspection, test equipment and manual operations as per relevant SOP’s to produce products, which meet the requirements of end users, customers, regulatory authorities and the company.
  • Inspect and test products and check statistical process control (SPC) outputs to ensure products are manufactured in conformance with the customer’s requirements and the
  • Medical quality system.
  • Label and pack product to customer/ Medical specification.
  • Maintain work areas, equipment and supplies in a manner which conforms to the requirements of the Medical quality system, paying particular attention to the required standards of housekeeping, GMP and safety.
  • Maintain product, packaging, raw material and component accountability and traceability,
  • labelling, product and workstation identification, counts and weights in a manner which conforms to the requirements of the Medical quality system.
  • Complete all production documentation as per Medical quality system.
  • Actively participate in work centre improvement groups, to improve quality, reduce costs, eliminate waste and improve working methods, conditions and communications.
  • Ensure work order packages are completed in a timely and accurate manner as specified in the Medical quality system.
  • Allocate and issue documentation to the work order package as per relevant Medical procedures.
  • Complete and review documentation and confirm material usage as per Medical quality system.
  • Adhere to safety as per Medical safety procedures and the safety statement.
  • Accurately completed timesheets.

Skills and experience:

  • Previous Medical device/pharmaceutical and/or diagnostics manufacturing experience desired.
  • Must have a good working knowledge of Medical production and quality system requirements
  • Operators should have attained pass Leaving Certificate standard.
  • Be a team player!

JWR Employment Specialists are recruiting a Warehouse POA to join a market leader in Industrial Precision Solutions and Advanced Technology, based in Boyle, Co. Roscommon.

Purpose of position:

The Supply Chain PAO is responsible for the effective control of all incoming/outgoing goods and inventory in the warehouse, and maintaining the warehouse in accordance with GMP requirements. In doing so, helping in creating a customer led organisation.

Principal Duties and responsibilities:

  • Perform incoming inspections and record the receipt of raw materials and supplies in accordance with the quality system.
  • Transfer of all stock items to the correct location in the warehouse.
  • Support the inventory control system as per the quality system.
  • Ensure accuracy of inventory through cycle counting, effective location management and accurate record keeping.
  • Minimise stock adjustments through effective warehouse control and procedure implementation.
  • Monitor warehouse/production consumables, maintaining a buffer to ensure no ‘stock-outs’ and re-order where necessary, Maintain Extrusion consumables using the Kanban system and process monthly consumable works orders
  • Allocation & Confirmation of incoming & outgoing extrusion raw materials.
  • Transfer components into production (using the FIFO system), ensuring that Production do not have ‘stock outs’.
  • Support the movement of product to and from the contract sterilisers, schedule sterilisation in conjunction with the contractors, ensure accountability documentation is complete and that the integrity of sterile and non-sterile product is maintained.
  • Organise the shipment of finished product, samples and equipment through packing for safe transportation, using the most appropriate cost-effective To prepare and issue all relevant documentation, as stated in the quality system. Preparation of customs documentation where required and ensuring shipments (incoming or outgoing) are on-time and complete, to customer door.
  • Complete the invoicing for all goods in/out through the department ensuring that all reconciliations are completed in a timely fashion in supporting the Finance department on a daily, weekly and monthly basis
  • Support the management of waste/recycling.
  • Provide cover for the Shipping Administrator
  • Maintain warehouse areas to a high level of GMP, housekeeping and safety.
  • Other duties may apply

Person Specification:

  • The Supply Chain PAO should ideally have experience in a warehouse environment, preferably in a medical device/pharmaceutical organisation or 3 years experience in a similar manufacturing environment.
  • The Supply Chain PAO should have a forklift licence or be capable of obtaining one.
  • Ability to effectively manage a wide range of diverse activities simultaneously.
  • Self starter with good organisational, motivational and inter-personal skills and the ability to follow standardised procedures where applicable.
  • Must be able to demonstrate IT proficiency in MS Office (Excel, Word, Outlook) and the use of the Internet.
  • Experience with an ERP system a distinct advantage.

The Cloud Architect will work in a specialist team to deliver technical solutions and support to our enterprise clients, allowing them to maximize their investment in Information technology by:

Supporting the delivery of high-quality cloud solutions and technologies in diverse client environments.
Providing operational and technical support to existing clients both remotely and onsite.
The design and development of integrated solutions using the latest Cloud products and technologies.
Implementing hybrid cloud-based solutions and
Delivering high quality engagements around Microsoft Cloud technologies

This role is based in our growing Analytics & Data Solutions Department and we are looking for an experienced and proactive Project Manager to join a small team and manage a range of client projects across the Microsoft Power Platform, which includes the digitisation of a number of paper-based processes for a number of local authorities as well as private Companies.

We are also interested in hearing from candidates who have experience in technologies such as VMWare, Microsoft Azure IaaS, Microsoft 365 Modern Workplace and Networking technologies, who may be interested in moving into project management.

The Infrastructure Specialist will work in a small specialist team to design and deliver infrastructure solutions across HP Enterprise, VMWare and Microsoft technologies, and to provide ongoing operational and technical support to our clients.

Some of the technologies used include Hyper-V, VMWare, System Center, SAN, Windows Server, Hyperconverged and Microsoft Azure.

If you have excellent interpersonal skills, have worked with the above technologies and are interested in continuing to develop further your technical skills in the Private Cloud area, we would love to hear from you.

Please see full job specification and apply through the link below or email your CV to carmel.murphy@procloud.ie

 

Job Description
We are seeking an enthusiastic and ambitious Operations Engineering Manager to lead our maintenance and manufacturing engineering teams in Boyle, Ireland.

 

Job Summary

The Operations Engineering Manager has responsibility for the management of the maintenance and manufacturing engineering teams. They will have responsibility for delivering on key performance metrics, introduction of new technologies and improvement to existing processes to meet the company strategic objectives. They will provide support to the sales production, quality and technical functions.

 

Principal Duties and responsibilities:

  • Effectively and efficiently execute the plant and facilities maintenance  requirements.
  • Understand current processes and technology, taking a hands-on approach to understanding how these can be improved to deliver production, technical, financial and quality requirements across all production departments.
  • Develop resources to project manage the introduction of new technology to meet business objectives.
  • Champion structured approach to problem solving using lean tools and 6 sigma principals within the organisation, in line with Nordson Business Excellence methodology.
    facilitating investigation, trouble shooting and reporting on process/technology failures.
  • Build motivated, competent and results focused engineering and maintenance teams, developing a culture of continuous improvement within the department, fostering cross-functional relationships
  • Work with equipment vendors to mutually understand their and our technical process challenges, to improve capability and eliminate cost
  • Achieve key project deliverables (Cpk, cycle times, lead-time, GM%, OEE etc.) on time and within budget
  • Challenge the ‘status quo’ from an engineering and maintenance perspective
  • Play an active part in the quality management review process.
  • Ensure that manufacturing equipment and processes are validated, maintained, calibrated and documented in accordance with the Nordson quality system
  • Develop key performance metrics for the department

Education and Experience Requirements:

  • A primary degree in engineering or a trade qualification.
  • They should have a minimum of 5 years medical device/pharmaceutical and/or diagnostics manufacturing experience including at least 3 years in an engineering department.
  • Experience of operating in a medical device environment (ref ISO 13485 or FDA) would be a very distinct advantage for this role.
  • The candidate should have a minimum of 3 years People Management, preferably with six sigma process experience of fostering a culture of pro-activity and problem resolution.
  • Experience in developing and motivating team members to excel.

Skills and Abilities:

  • Energetic and driven self-starter, with good communication and influencing skills and the ability to effectively and simultaneously manage a wide range of diverse activities.
  • Must be commercial, understanding the revenue generating aspects of small business and the cost implications of providing engineering solutions, in a timely manner.
  • Have an ability to work hands-on, with a solid engineering background, engaging with direct reports, cross-functional groups, and equipment vendors to resolve technical issues
  • Practical level-headed individual, who is prepared to actively participate as a member of the management team.
  • Project manager, setting realistic objectives and delivering

We are seeking an enthusiastic and ambitious Manufacturing Engineer to join our dynamic medical device/component processing team in Boyle, Ireland.

 

Job Summary

As a Manufacturing Engineer you will be part of our technical team responsible for developing, supporting, and improving all manufacturing activities. This includes the optimization of existing systems to maximize quality and revenue, and the introduction of new equipment and technologies to enhance Nordson Medical’s processing capability. We offer you a technical leadership role that will stimulate your talents as a problem-solver, with strong numerical and scientific awareness.

 

Essential Job Duties and Responsibilities

We’re searching for highly motivated and professional individuals who have a strong desire to learn. The ideal candidate has experience in successfully leading x-functional problem-solving teams with the skills necessary to seek out and eliminate waste. You will liaise with quality, sales, customers, and suppliers regarding technical production issues.

You will also:

  • Deliver on key performance metrics through process optimisation in accordance with lean principles and ensure that all products manufactured meet the specifications, performance and quality criteria of the end users, customers, regulatory authorities, and the company.
  • Work with suppliers to identify and understand advancements in the market that are appropriate to introduce to Nordson Medical. Manage and develop processes for new products and technologies to demonstrate capability. Project manage the specification, introduction and qualification of new equipment and processes.
  • Provide specialised input on the resolution of technical processing issues and foster cross- functional relationships by maintaining effective open communication.
  • Champion a structured approach to problem solving using lean tools and 6 sigma principles, and maintain work areas, equipment and supplies in a manner which conforms to the requirements of the Nordson Medical quality system, 5S, GMP and safety.
  • Develop and deliver on cost improvement projects in a timely manner.

Education and Experience Requirements

  • Hold a relevant 3rd level qualification in an Engineering discipline.
  • 3+ years technical engineering experience in the medical device or allied industry.
  • Working knowledge of Quality Management Standards.

Skills and Abilities

  • Project Management skills.
  • 6-sigma green belt or higher preferred.
  • Communication skills – verbal, written and presentation.
  • Good statistical and data analysis knowledge (minitab experience is a bonus).
  • A high degree of flexibility in a continuously changing environment.

Travel Required

  • Minimal

Principal Duties and responsibilities:

  • Set up and operate production equipment, inspection, test equipment  and manual operations as per relevant SOP’s to produce products, which meet the requirements of end users, customers, regulatory authorities and the company.
  • Inspect and test products and check statistical process control (SPC) outputs to ensure products are manufactured in conformance with the customer’s requirements and the Nordson Medical quality system.
  • Label and pack product to customer/Nordson Medical specification.
  • Maintain a culture of continuous improvement within the department.
  • Maintain work areas, equipment and supplies in a manner which conforms to the requirements of the Nordson Medical quality system, paying particular attention to the required standards of housekeeping, GMP and safety.
  • Maintain product, packaging, raw material and component accountability and traceability, labelling, product and workstation identification, counts and weights in a manner which conforms to the requirements of the Nordson Medical quality system.
  • Complete all production documentation as per Nordson Medical quality system.
  • Actively participate in work centre improvement groups, to improve quality, reduce costs, eliminate waste and improve working methods, conditions and communications.
  • Ensure work order packages are completed in a timely and accurate manner as specified in the Nordson Medical quality system.
  • Allocate and issue documentation to the work order package as per relevant Nordson Medical procedures.
  • Complete and review documentation and confirm material usage as per Nordson Medical quality system.
  • Adhere to safety as per Nordson Medical safety procedures and the safety statement.
  • Accurately completed timesheets.

Supervisory Role (if applicable):

The Process Assurance Operator do not normally have any direct reports.
In his/her absence the Technical Supervisor or another Process Assurance Operator will deputise.
Person Specification:

  • Operators should have attained pass Leaving Certificate standard.
  • Medical device/pharmaceutical and/or diagnostics manufacturing experience would be very beneficial

Purpose of position:

The Supply Chain PAO is responsible for the effective control of all incoming/outgoing goods and inventory in the warehouse, and maintaining the warehouse in accordance with GMP requirements.

In doing so, helping in creating a customer led organisation

 

Principal Duties and responsibilities:

  • Perform incoming inspections and record the receipt of raw materials and supplies in accordance with the Nordson Medical quality system.  Transfer of all stock items to the correct location in the warehouse.
  • Support the inventory control system as per the Nordson Medical quality system.
  • Ensure accuracy of inventory through cycle counting, effective location management and accurate record keeping.
  • Minimise stock adjustments through effective warehouse control and procedure implementation.
  • Monitor warehouse/production consumables, maintaining a buffer to ensure no ‘stock-outs’ and re-order where necessary, Maintain Extrusion consumables using the Kanban system and process monthly consumable works orders
  • Allocation & Confirmation of incoming & outgoing extrusion raw materials.
  • Transfer components into production (using the FIFO system), ensuring that Production do not have ‘stock outs’.
  • Support the movement of product to and from the contract sterilisers, schedule sterilisation in conjunction with the contractors, ensure accountability documentation is complete and that the integrity of sterile and non-sterile product is maintained.
  • Organise the shipment of finished product, samples and equipment through packing for safe transportation, using the most appropriate cost-effective transportation.  To prepare and issue all relevant documentation, as stated in the Nordson Medical quality system. Preparation of customs documentation where required and ensuring shipments (incoming or outgoing) are on-time and complete, to customer door.
  • Complete the invoicing for all goods in/out through the department ensuring that all reconciliations are completed in a timely fashion in supporting the Finance department on a daily, weekly and monthly basis
  • Support the management of waste/recycling.
  • Provide cover for the Shipping Administrator
  • Maintain warehouse areas to a high level of GMP, housekeeping and safety.
    Other duties may apply

Person Specification:

  • The Supply Chain PAO should ideally have experience in a warehouse environment, preferably in a medical device/pharmaceutical organisation or 3 years experience in a similar manufacturing environment.
  • The Supply Chain PAO should have a forklift licence or be capable of obtaining one.
    Ability to effectively manage a wide range of diverse activities simultaneously.
  • Self starter with good organisational, motivational and inter-personal skills and the ability to follow standardised procedures where applicable.
  • Must be able to demonstrate IT proficiency in MS Office (Excel, Word, Outlook) and the use of the Internet.
  • Experience with an ERP system a distinct advantage.