Process Improvement Engineer (Medtech)

Posted 11 March 2024
Salary €50000 - €57000 per annum
Job type Permanent
Discipline Engineering & Manufacturing
Contact NameWarren Watson

Job description

Process Improvement Engineer (Medtech)
€50k - €57k
23m Contract with option to go permanent.

Vickerstock are working in partnership with one of Irelands best employers and one of the top 25 across the world. Our client provides lifesaving & life improving solutions to over 130 million patients per annum across the globe, from Orthopaedics, Medical, Surgical, Neurotechnology and Spine.

You will join a company with 51 000 employees worldwide, they are dedicated to the growth of their staff and will put your development at the forefront of their priorities.

Your key responsibilities as a Process Improvement Engineer.

  • To provide technical support to production in the implementation and set-up of new machinery / technologies.
  • To both introduce and continually develop Lean Manufacturing principles / continuous improvement techniques across fabrication and assembly areas.
  • To provide technical support to production in the maintenance and improvement of quality and production efficiency
  • To carry out all engineering duties to ensure the successful implementation of new products into production - including all technical outputs, drawings, work instructions, BOMs & costings as well as production jigs and fixtures
  • To provide technical support to purchasing in the sourcing and development of sub-contract manufacturers.
  • To ensure that all technical files are maintained in line with CE & Medical Device regulatory requirements & ISO 13485
  • To provide support to the design team during R&D phases of new product realisation.
  • To carry out product testing prior to market launch to ensure all safety and quality requirements are met

As a Process Improvement Engineer, ideally you will have.

  • Ideally a Level 8 qualification in Manufacturing/Mechanical/Technology.
  • At least 3 years' experience in a similar automated high volume environment.
  • Thorough understanding and demonstrable experience of Lean Manufacturing techniques and introduction of these techniques.

Contact Warren Watson to discuss this in absolute confidence or send an updated CV via the link on the page.

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As an experienced specialist senior engineering and manufacturing recruitment professional with 6 years' experience; I personally specialise within the recruitment of Process Improvement Engineer (medtech) at all levels across Ireland.

If you are interested in this vacancy, or work within Lean Engineering / Manufacturing in Ireland, then please apply with your CV to me for consideration - (You can also find and connect with me on LinkedIn)