Lean Manufacturing Engineer
required to develop integrated strategic and operational manufacturing plans (manufacturing timelines, resources needs and budget) for products and pre-commercial projects, in-conjunction with project planners, manufacturing, etc.
This is a permanent role with an FDA regulated, medical devices manufacturer.
Responsibilities of Lean Manufacturing Engineer:
Maintenance of Project Management tool to optimize and track progress of project plans (time, resources) and ensure adherence to plan.
Transferring and implementing processes from development into manufacturing.
Use lean manufacturing tools to reduce product cost and optimize efficiency.
Contribute to resolving conflicts at functional level, facilitate decision-making.
Prepare standard cross-functional reports for functional areas and Management.
Arrange meetings involving cross functional manufacturing groups; prepare agendas and minutes of such meetings.
Requirements of Lean Manufacturing Engineer:
Honours Bachelor?s Degree in Science, Engineering or similar field
6+ years? experience in manufacturing environment; electronics, medical devices, or cutting edge technology sector.
2+ years project management experience is required.
Proven experience in using lean manufacturing tools, delivering cost savings.
Ideally, line management experience.
Please phone Larry on 01-2302400 / www.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.