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Manufacturing Process Engineer

Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Midlands
Contact Name: John Reid
Contact Email: johnr@rftgroup.ie

Job Description

Manufacturing Process Engineer

My client a leading Medtech company now require a Manufacturing Process Engineer to join their expanding team.

The Manufacturing Process Engineer will provide the technical leadership, direction and control to Manufacturing/Process Engineering resources so to ensure my client has the technical resources to effectively manage current processes. They will work in close liaison with other departments to ensure product requirements of quality, quantity, mix and cost are achieved.

This is a permanent role based in The Midlands commutable from parts of Dublin and Galway.

Responsibilities of Manufacturing Process Engineer
  • To manage and co-ordinate technical support for the introduction of new products, in line with marketing plans.
  • Develop resource allocation and a critical path so as to effectively manage the introduction of technology on lines, modifications and process improvements.
  • Develop manufacturing technical capabilities and skills so as to ensure ongoing process requirements can be effectively achieved.
  • Actively contribute to the enhancement of compliance initiatives for areas of responsibility.
  • Develop strong links with our sister plants so as to ensure effective ongoing transfer and sharing of products, processes and systems.
  • In response to in-house quality levels and product complaints, develop process improvement projects so as to achieve the highest quality standards.
  • Generate Process and Test method validation protocols and reports. Ensure that process validations and work methods are adequate to maintain the highest quality standards.
  • Through effective information flow and interaction, develop harmonious working relationships within engineering and other functions, and ensure employees within manufacturing engineering have the necessary information and resources to effectively perform their jobs.
  • Provide technical support in field related activities such as clinical programmes and complaint investigations.
  • Ensure safety standards and awareness within the manufacturing/process engineering group are in compliance with legislation and issues effectively dealt with
  • To prepare technical documentation such as standard operating procedures, safety programmes, validation protocols, technical reports, engineering calculations, change controls and other documentation as required.
  • To provide technical leadership and structured approach to problem solving for operations personnel involved in process engineering and development activities.
  • To present, where appropriate, technical data to internal / external audit and inspection groups as required.
  • Will abide to Environmental, Health and Safety (EHS) Policies and any relevant other EHS documentation.
  • Will comply with all relevant training required and adhere to relevant associated documentation.
  • Follow strict adherence to the requirements of cGMP.
Requirements of Manufacturing Process Engineer
  • Minimum of Degree in relevant engineering discipline.
  • Five years’ experience in medical device or similar industry with an established track record
  • Ability to share technical expertise with colleagues i.e. able to express information clearly and concisely both verbally and in written format.
  • Good problem solving abilities – able to identify facts, consider a number of alternative approaches and evaluate the most appropriate course of action.
  • Six Sigma/lean expertise demonstrated in the manufacturing and design of new products is highly desired.
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The RFT Group, BioPharmaceutical Division specialize exclusively in the recruitment of scientists, engineers and executives for the biotechnology, pharmaceutical and medical device sectors.

For more information please contact John at The RFT Group / www.rftgroup.ie / 01 2302400 or click apply below