Process Engineer

Job Title: Process Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
REF: 122388
Contact Name: John Reid
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 6 years ago

Job Description

Process Engineer:

Due to continued expansion of their operations our client a well-established Multinational Healthcare Manufacturer now require a qualified and experienced Process Engineer.

The Process Engineer will work as part of a team on the development of robust, capable, cost effective & safe manufacturing processes, equipment, materials and products and supports efficient and effective transfer of new products & processes into commercial production.

This is an initial contract role based in Galway with excellent progression opportunities.

Key Responsibilities of Process Engineer:
  • Demonstrates basic technical expertise on process/product technologies to support design, optimization, validation and troubleshooting of those technologies.
  • Under supervisory direction, provides input to Equipment engineering or external equipment/tooling or material vendors in the selection, design & development of new (or upgrades to existing) equipment, tooling and materials.
  • Demonstrates good working knowledge of DFSS/DMAIC tools and, with mentor assistance, applies these tools in the characterization, optimization and troubleshooting of process equipment and technology performance.
  • Supports the development and execution of experimentation and testing to enable characterization, optimization and troubleshooting of processes and equipment and summarizes, analyses and draws conclusions from test results leading to effective technical resolution.
  • Supports the introduction of new processes, equipment and materials including installation, calibration, EHS assessment debug, and all associated process and quality system documentation requirements including technical and process work instructions.
  • With mentor assistance demonstrates good working knowledge and application of Lean methodologies, and process improvement tools to assist in identification and elimination of "waste" process steps and development of efficient, cost effective equipment and processes.
  • With mentor assistance demonstrates good working knowledge and application of Process and equipment validation techniques, PFMEA?s, and associated regulatory requirements and applies this knowledge in the support of efficient & timely validation of equipment and processes.
  • Under supervision supports the writing and release of process validation documentation including FMEA's, Validation Plans, protocols and reports.
  • Under supervision, supports execution and documentation of validation builds, co-ordinates testing of validation units and compiles, analyses and reports on the validation results.
  • With mentor assistance ensures compliance with all the regulations governing the quality systems.
Requirements of Process Engineer:
  • HETAC Level 8 in a relevant discipline
  • 1 to 2 years? experience in a Manufacturing environment

Please send an up to date CV and cover letter to John Reid at The RFT Group / / on 01-2302400 /

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