Manufacturing Engineer – Galway

If you have experience working in a regulated medical device environment with a focus on meeting quality service and cost objectives then this is the job for you!


  • Work as part of the NPI team to drive product and process improvements.
  • Manage new designs through product lifecycle into manufacturing.
  • Work closely with experts to ensure all new product fit within existing manufacturing capability.
  • Work closely with Lean and operations teams to ensure that any new processes developed meet manufacturing standards.
  • Manage a variable workload across different projects to meet NPI requirements.
  • Design and introduce manufacturing processes for new products.
  • Ensure that complete and effective validations are carried out on all processes before transferring to manufacture including IQ, OQ, PQ & PPQ.
  • Implement permanent and effective technical / system solutions to problems.
  • Maintain high compliance standards in line with Medical Devices manufacturing requirements.
  • Applying Lean principles to identify and develop improvements.
  • Investigate new process technologies and evaluate potential competitive advantage.
  • Manage external relationships with Technology providers / Suppliers.
  • Ensure that all Health, Safety and Environmental requirements are fulfilled.


  • BSc. in Engineering or equivalent.
  • 3+ years’ experience working in a similar role.
  • Strong technical understanding of set up and maintenance of manufacturing processes.
  • Experience in validation, equipment design and Lean Manufacturing desirable.
  • Proven technical expertise and competence across all aspects of manufacturing engineering function.
  • Demonstrated expertise and detailed knowledge of the medical device industry.
  • Equipment Procurement and Validation experience.
  • Has experience conducting IQ/OQ/PQs and validations.
  • Effective knowledge of the regulatory environment.
  • High level of flexibility required with regard to role and prioritisation of activities. 
  • A good team player who works well in a team environment.
  • Ability to stay connected to multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Must be authorised to work in Ireland.

Please contact Emer Moore to discuss in confidence


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