Senior Mechanical Design Engineer with 5+ years mechanical design experience required for permanent role in Co. Galway. 


  • 5+ years relevant experience in a design role with a strong emphasis on design for manufacture.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in an Engineering discipline.
  • A very practical, constructive and proven approach to problem solving in both a design and manufacturing environment is essential.
  • Good working knowledge of Solidworks (or similar mechanical design software)
  • Design of product with electronic content.
  • Previous experience in New Product Introduction.
  • A good understanding of Design for Manufacture. Particularly to design products for low/medium volume manufacture.
  • Communication skills (written and verbal).
  • Good Organisational / project management skills.
  • A good understanding of mechanical and electromechanical assemblies is essential.
  • Some or all of the following would also be an advantage: CNC Machining, Rapid prototyping, thermoforming and other low volume / medium volume manufacturing processes.
  • Understanding of motion control.
  • An understanding of fluidics is an advantage.
  • Some experience with microscopic work.
  • Good understanding injection moulding
  • Understanding of basic electrical principles.


  • Design of state of the art device that meet or exceed customer expectations.
  • Development of processes to facilitate the manufacture or secure the supply of the products designed.
  • Testing of the products designed to verify that the design outputs meet the design input requirements, and associated record keeping.
  • Liaising with customers to verify requirements.
  • Liaison with external suppliers and consultants.
  • Support of the validation of the manufacturing processes and the transfer of the design to production.
  • Compliance with relevant regulatory and quality standards.
  • To provide solutions for the development of customer’s products.
  • To resolve problems encountered in the production processes.
  • Develop and maintain relationships and lines of communication with colleagues and with the customer.

Please contact Emer Moore to discuss in confidence


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