My client, a global medical device company is looking for Manufacturing Engineering Manager to lead a team in their plant in Galway.
The role will be responsible for leading validation processes, mentoring and developing a team of Engineers/Technicians, and managing a range of fast paced and dynamic projects.
Lead technical analysis of operational issues to identify root causes and implement highly effective counter-measures using rigorous and well documented methods
Provide updates to Senior Management on technical issues with the appropriate level of technical and cost detail.
Lead and coach technicians / engineers through the process of root cause analysis to create standard methods within the department.
Gather and analyse relevant data to inform decision making in Engineering and Maintenance
Evaluate and prioritise potential capital projects in terms of scope, schedule and budget.
Plan and execute capital projects using established Project Management methods.
Generate project progress reports and present to Senior Management as required.
Complete detailed technical evaluation of new manufacturing equipment requirements.
Generate User Requirement Specifications in co-ordination with key stakeholders from Production and Validation.
Work with Purchasing department to procure capital projects.
Manage the installation and commissioning of equipment, systems and facilities associated with capital project
Implement and sustain a highly organised and well documented maintenance management system for manufacturing equipment, utility systems, and facility systems.
Provide technical guidance and support to Maintenance Technicians.
Implement Key Performance Indicators for Maintenance.
Create a highly organised workplace and standard methods and procedures for maintenance activities.
Implement and maintain an effective spares management system.
Manage external contractors to comply with maintenance standards
Develop appropriate safety procedures for all Engineering, Projects, and Maintenance activities.
Ensure that all Engineering and Maintenance staff are appropriately trained for the duties they perform
Develop and implement the continuous improvement plan for the Engineering Department.
Work with other departments to drive the continuous improvement projects as required
Ensure all equipment and systems are maintained and calibrated in accordance with regulatory requirements.
Maintain appropriate records of all Engineering, Maintenance and Calibration requirements in accordance with regulatory requirements and the Quality Management System.
Present and defend all aspects of Engineering, Maintenance and Calibration during regulatory agency inspections.
Provide strong leadership to the Engineering team.
Coach and develop direct reports to upskill and improve.
Complete frequent performance evaluations within the department in accordance with HR requirements.
Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or similar technical field.
5 years + experience working as a senior engineer / manager in Manufacturing/Process engineering
Proven people management skills.
Experience in the Medical Device industry a strong advantage.
Experience with Process Improvement.
If you are ready for the next step in your career, please send your resume to: email@example.com or call me on 091 455 300.