Lead Manufacturing Engineer

Job Title: Lead Manufacturing Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
REF: 122667
Contact Name: Larry O’Leary
Contact Email: larry@rftgroup.ie
Job Published: almost 6 years ago

Job Description

Lead Manufacturing Engineer
Required to manage a team of manufacturing engineers and programme manage; lean manufacturing, process improvement and cost reduction engineering projects within a world class medical devices manufacturer.

The successful candidate will have a proven track record in identifying and scoping out projects which will result in improvements across key metrics of; quality, service & cost and will have strong technical engineering experience.

This role is required to provide professional and technical leadership to Manufacturing Engineers and Process technicians on product and process issues, transferring processes and products from development to manufacturing and driving continuous improvement projects.

The ideal candidate with have strong technical hands experience in a world class manufacturing environment and also proven people management experience of a technical team of engineers, with ability for promotions to management and director levels.

Requirements of Lead Manufacturing Engineer :
Honours Bachelor?s Degree in Engineering or Science discipline
7+ years? experience in similar role in manufacturing industry.
Proven people management & Project / Programme Management experience.
Strong technical capabilities and project management capability to develop aspect of assigned projects on time and within budget.
Experience in problem solving and process improvement methodologies, ideally with structured analytical & problem solving skills.
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with good leadership abilities.

Please phone Larry on 01-2302400 / larry@rftgroup.ie

The RFT Group, BioPharmaceutical Division specialise exclusively in the recruitment of scientists, engineers and executives for the biotechnology, pharmaceutical and medical device sectors. www.rftgroup.ie

Key words: Manufacturing Engineer, Manufacturing Manager, Project Management, Programme Manager, World Class Manufacturing, Engineering, Six Sigma, Blackbelt, Galway, Clare, Mayo, Athlone, Connaught, Ireland.

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