Senior Engineering Manager, Manufacturing & Maintenance

Job Title: Senior Engineering Manager, Manufacturing & Maintenance
Contract Type: Permanent
REF: 123290
Contact Name: Larry O’Leary
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Job Published: almost 4 years ago

Job Description

Senior Engineering Manager, Manufacturing & Maintenance
Our client, a world class engineering company based in Galway, now seeks a suitably experienced Senior Engineering Manager to provide effective leadership across the site, driving strategic programmes for cutting edge technology in Medtech industry and developing a high performing engineering team in this regulated environment.
The scope of this role is wide and varied across engineering areas; New product introduction, Process Development, Automation, Calibration, Electrical, Mechanical, Software, Equipment Support, Maintenance, with the successful candidate having responsibility for budget their functional area and site wide developmental projects/programs for operations.
The company has a number of incredibly new innovative products coming through development hence it is preferable candidates will have strong experience in developing new technologies and equipment automation solutions, with associated validations.
The ideal candidate will have significant managerial, leadership, and staff developmental experience in a similar role / function, with broad scope of engineering responsibility and technical expertise with world class technology.
This permanent role represents an attractive opportunity for career progression within site and global teams. Remuneration associated with this role is at Associate Director Level.
Requirements for Senior Engineering Manager, Manufacturing & Maintenance:
Honours Degree in Engineering. Preferably advanced qualification i.e. Masters or above
10 plus years' experience in a similar engineering roles in a world class manufacturing environment.
3 years of which in engineering management / leadership role / people development.
Proven project management, cost control / budgetary experience.
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with good leadership abilities.
Commercial and business experience is ideal.
Desirable technical Skills / experience: PLC, HMI / SCADA, Equipment Electrical Design, Instrumentation and metrology, Equipment Safety Design, Servo Motion and Robotics, Industrial Networks, Vision Systems.
Please phone Larry on +353 1-2302400 / 

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