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Senior Manufacturing Engineer

  • HERO Recruitment
  • Galway

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Senior Manufacturing Engineer

Job Responsibilities

Lead a dedicated group of Engineers and Technicians within the Manufacturing Group
Ensure engineers are fully integrated within the overall production support team
Plan and implement training and development plans with subordinates
Coach and mentor team members
Set Engineering goals and objectives that deliver results in line with the business plan
Identify and put in place permanent and effective technical / system solutions to problems
Consistently meet customer requirements and commitment to excellence in performance and meeting deadlines
Identify and develop improvements to increase key process metrics of Service, Delivery, Quality and Cost using Lean / Six Sigma methodologies
Investigate state-of-the-art process technologies and evaluate potential competitive advantage and the cost benefit of introduction
Oversee and manage New Part Introduction in conjunction with the Prototyping / NPI Group
Manages external relationships with key technology providers
Manage a variable workload to meet operational requirements
Ensure that all Health, Safety and Environmental requirements are fulfilled
Identify and implement short and long term cost reduction and improvement initiatives through the adoption of Lean Manufacturing
Oversee and drive Validation Activities

What your background should look like:


Level 8 Engineering degree, or equivalent
5-7 years’ experience in a high-volume demanding production environment

Key Requirements

Knowledge of Medical Device or similar quality and manufacturing systems would be very desirable
A demonstrated ability to lead a focused production / technical problem-solving team
Working knowledge of six sigma and/or lean engineering principles with a proven track record in use and delivery of results
Excellent communication, planning and organisational skills
Motivated to work on own initiative
Good interpersonal and communication skills
Ability to make and implement decisions

For further information on this role please contact Tommy McKeown on 086 0100903 / jobs@hero.ie

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