Process Engineer with experience working in a Lean Manufacturing environment required by growing medical devices company in Sligo. Joining an experienced team, you will lead investigation of process problems using Lean & Kaizen process improvement techniques.


  • Third level relevant degree
  • 5 years plus experience in similar role is essential.
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks and adapt to changing business needs
  • Motivated, Self-starting with ability to work with a team and also independently
  • Good problem-solving ability
  • Ability to take ownership of tasks and bring to successful conclusions
  • Ability to work to strict international regulations regarding medical devices
  • A good understanding of Lean Principles
  • Experience of structured problem-solving techniques
  • Experience of technical report writing
  • Experience with process validations/FMEA’s and protocols
  • Experience of working in a medical device environment would be an advantage

Key Responsibilities:

  • Product / process evaluation and associated record keeping
  • Support manufacturing in the following issues:
    • Major customer complaints
    • Critical failures – line down situations
    • Validations
  • Lead investigation of process problems, taking corrective action where deviation occurs
  • Operate equipment to evaluate changes or provide training to operators
  • Communication with customers/Project Managers regarding project progression
  • Resource for colleagues with less experience
  • Product and process continuous improvement activities:
    • Leading Lean and Kaizen process improvement initiatives
    • Contributing to process improvement through the use of quality tools and measurements
  • Adhere to company Health & Safety requirements

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