Quality Engineers I & II, Galway.

Job description

Quality Engineers I & II.

Our client, a medical device company here in Galway are looking for Quality Engineers, both level I and level II to join their team. There is a mix of both contract and permanent roles.

The Ideal candidate will understands and complies will all the regualtions goveringing the quality systems. 

Responsibilities as a Quality Engineer

  • You will possess the responsibility and independent authority to make decisions related to product quality, including the disposition of non-conforming product.
  • You will participate in Customer Complaints investigation for areas under their control.
  • You will continually seek to drive improvements in product and process quality.
  • You have knowledgeable on QSR and ISO/MDD standards, constantly promoting awareness of best industry practices, make appropriate decisions on a daily basis utilizing the quality engineering manager/site QA Director as the final arbitrator on critical quality decisions.
  • You are knowledgeable on Risk Management, BSEN 14971 requirements.
  • You will comply and analyse operational, test and validation data to establish technical specifications and performance standards for newly designed or modified products and processes.
  • You may have to participate directly in a new product/technology transfer to ensure compliance to all internal and regulatory requirements.
  • Have knowledge of Six Sigma, Statistical Analysis and Lean principles to investigate and solve problems and improve quality.
  • You will provide technical guidance to Associate Quality Engineer, Technician, and Inspection staff.
  • Fully conversant with validation techniques and associated regulatory requirements including analysis of customer feedback and complaints.
  • Evaluates in conjunction with EHS new equipment/processes/chemicals for environmental impact/effect to eliminate or lessen such impacts/effects.
  • You will deal with suppliers, other engineering disciplines within and outside of the Site and customers should the need arise.
  • You are familiar with the internal auditing process.
  • Gives technical guidance to Associate Quality Engineer, Technician and Inspection staff.

Requirements and Experience:

  • NFQ Level 8 qualification in a Engineering / Science or related discipline.
  • 2-3 years’ experience in a Quality Engineering capacity.
  • Good technical capabilities, communication skills, teamwork abilities and initiative.
  • Proven ability to work well both as part of a team but also able to work on own with minimum supervision.

To apply for this position please contact Rebecca O'Connor at Sigmar Recruitment T: +353 91 479265 E:  

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