Manufacturing Manager – Galway

This is a key role within a leading Medical Device organisation based in Galway. You will be responsible for providing leadership on all manufacturing activities throughout the organisation.


  • Ensures the processes needed for the effective running of manufacturing engineering are established.
  • Define capacity and resource requirements, including the recruitment, mentoring and development of team.
  • Provide leadership to engineering teams.
  • Manage the facility to include cleanroom specification, equipment design and production line requirements.
  • Take direct responsibility for cleanroom build of product.
  • Liaise with R&D and Quality to ensure that the transition of products.
  • Participates in the Management Review process.
  • Builds a culture of continuous improvement at all levels in the organisation.
  • Actively participates in short and long-range planning including the development of Key Performance Indicators.
  • Manages the budget and resources of the department.


  • BSc. in Engineering.
  • 10 years’ experience in the Manufacturing Engineering function.
  • 3+ years people management experience.
  • Demonstrated expertise and detailed knowledge of the medical device industry.
  • Proven technical expertise and competence across all aspects of Manufacturing Engineering function.
  • Detailed working knowledge of and expertise on all site equipment.
  • Ability to manage a high performing team.
  • A strong team player, who can demonstrate a calm and influential presence.
  • Effective knowledge of the regulatory environment in which the business operates.
  • Attention to detail while maintaining awareness of longer-term objectives.
  • Must be authorised to work in Ireland.

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