Senior Manufacturing Engineer with people management experience required by global Medical Devices leader based in Galway. You will lead a team of manufacturing engineers and technicians to ensure the delivery of highly regulated devices to market.


  • 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


  • Level 8 B.Sc. in Engineering or equivalent
  • 5+ years’ experience in a high-volume demanding production environment
  • People management experience
  • Experience in Medical Device / Automotive / Aerospace manufacturing systems will be considered
  • Strong leadership experience
  • 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

Please contact Emer Smith in confidence


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