Senior Manager - OPEX

Job description

This rapidly expanding Medical Device company in Galway is looking for a Senior Manager - Operational Excellence (OPEX).

  • In this role you will be responsible for the establishment, coordination and roll out of all OPEX Activity for the Galway site and will be tasked with creating a culture and methodology of continuous improvement.
  • This role works very closely with peer OPEX Managers across multiple sites, as it becomes a Centre of Excellence.
  • You will apply industry standard techniques to drive a structured approach to optimise Process Improvement, for increased productivity and quality, and reduced waste.
  • You will also be responsible for leading the deployment of Process Improvement in the Galway site utilising Lean Six Sigma / McKinsey methodology of transformational change
  • The role will require a hands-on approach, working with cross-functional teams, to develop and support delivery of site-specific Process Improvement initiatives.

Key requirements:

  • At least  5 years’ experience in a Process Improvement role
  • 3rd Level Qualification in Process, Manufacturing or Mechanical engineering
  • Lean Six Sigma Green / Black belt qualification or equivalent
  • Excellent project management skills
  • Demonstrate excellent problem solving skills and structured problem solving
  • Willingness to travel

If you are interested in this role, please send your resume to or call me on 091 455 300 for more information.

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