Manufacturing Engineer

  • Cork
  • Permanent
  • JO-1808-63780_1546422393


Manufacturing Engineer


The successful candidate will be responsible for driving improvements within complex fully automated production lines for a class 3 medical device. The role will require the engineer to lead projects targeting yield improvement, equipment utilization and reliability as well as providing technical leadership to a cross-functional team to maintain production output and quality requirements.


  • Participate and act as automation expert (SME) in cross functional teams in support of high volume production lines.
  • Identify opportunities and lead projects to improve overall equipment performance.
  • Work effectively with equipment suppliers and customer regulatory requirements to expedite completion of critical tasks and project goals.
  • Develop, troubleshoot and validate these systems in a compliant manner.
  • Prepare detailed technical reports on process or quality issues.
  • Implement/improve equipment maintenance procedures for critical equipment and responsibility for sustaining line maintenance routines.
  • To understand, learn and develop in-depth knowledge for a range of complex assembly processes and equipment.
  • Ensure that all Health, Safety, Environmental and Regulatory requirements are fulfilled


  • Degree Qualification in relevant Engineering discipline.
  • 2 years' plus experience in a similar role in MedTech or other highly regulated industry.
  • Experience with vision systems, PLCs servo motors and general automation. Specific experience with Cognex cameras and Allen Bradley PLCs would be desirable.
  • Strong aptitude for troubleshooting electromechanical equipment problems
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal, coupled with a high level of commitment to the delivery of projects against agreed deadlines and targets.

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