Senior Industrial Engineer

Job description

Senior Industrial Engineer

This is a permanent job based in Galway. As a Senior Industrial Engineer, you will be responsible for managing and improving the site space planning process through strong communication and collaboration with each production unit onsite.

This also includes liaising daily with Facilities and Finance while communicating recommendations to the site leadership team. 

You will be in a stand-alone position that requires the candidate to work on their own initiative and to propose options supporting the campus space strategy. 

This position will report to the site Industrial Engineering and Operations Training Manager.

Your responsibilities will include:  

  • Responsible for ensuring that all approved moves align to the Site Strategic Space plan
  • Manage the portfolio of space moves for the site
  • Develop and maintain a 5-year Site Strategic Space plan
  • Initiate or maintain work schedules and priorities for cross departmental space transfers
  • Provide timely communication on project progress to all relevant cross-functional stakeholders, and across all levels of the organization, including the senior leadership team
  • Work with the Industrial Engineering team on the implementation of the Site Strategic Space plan
  • Identify potential expansion options to meet future business needs for the site
  • Builds strong relationships and collaborates with Operations, R&D and PD
  • Align closely with Facilities on all planned changes to the plant and off-site locations
  • Support the development of the annual Global Facilities Master Plan (GFMP) for the Galway site
  • Liaise with finance to establish which projects are tracking to plan and how best to manage financial projections (F1, F2, F3, AOP)
  • Influences, guides, and manages internal/external resources to achieve critical program goals
  • Lead other site/department projects and programs as required
  • Manage all Corporate requests regarding current space utilisation and development plans


Your Background/Experience:

  • BS in Engineering or Science is required at level 8, 240 ETCS credits
  • A minimum of 6 years' experience in a similar role.
  • Must have proven business acumen, effective communication skills, demonstrated track record of project management execution, and leadership experience
  • Engineering background and experience in medical devices industry preferred with exposure to Strategic Space Planning
  • Demonstrate communication and influencing skills at the highest levels of management across a cross-functional organization.
  • Must have experience managing and leading projects

For more information, please contact Emma on 091 455 307.


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