Senior Manufacturing Engineer – Galway

Senior Manufacturing Engineer required by a global leader in Medical Devices based in Galway. You will lead improvement processes as a key member of the operations support team.


  • Work to build a continuous improvement environment.
  • Support the delivery of better value and greater efficiency through the identification and elimination of unnecessary complexity within business processes.
  • Lead a dedicated group of engineers and technicians.
  • Ensure engineers are fully integrated within the overall production support team.
  • Plan and implement training and development plans with subordinates.
  • Coach and mentor team members.
  • Maintain compliance standards in line with Medical Devices manufacturing requirements.
  • Identify and develop improvements to increase key process metrics.
  • Investigate state-of-the-art process technologies.
  • Oversee and manage New Part Introduction.
  • Manages external relationships with key technology providers.
  • Manage a variable workload to meet operational requirements.
  • Ensure that all Health, Safety and Environmental requirements are fulfilled.
  • Identify and implement short- and long-term cost reduction and improvement initiatives.
  • Oversee and drive validation activities.


  • BSc. in Engineering or equivalent.
  • 5-10 years’ experience in a high-volume demanding production environment.
  • Knowledge of Medical Device or similar quality and manufacturing systems.
  • Ability to lead a focused production / technical problem-solving team.
  • Working knowledge of six sigma or lean engineering principles.
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Ability to make and implement decisions.
  • Must be authorised to work in Ireland.

Please contact Emer Moore in confidence


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