Senior Manufacturing Engineer

Job description

Senior Manufacturing Engineer  

I am recruiting for a Senior Manufacturing Engineer with cross-functional NPI (new product introduction) teams which can encompass R&D, manufacturing-engineering, maintenance, EH&S, quality-engineering and supply-chain functions.


  • Provide leadership to the manufacturing engineering function on site in providing high-value support to the manufacturing operations
  • Operate as a direct support to the site’s Manufacturing Manager and Supervisor and a key voice in providing technical direction to all manufacturing operations staff through daily/weekly production and project review meetings
  • Display excellent organisational and project management expertise in addressing short-term and longer-term production floor issues pertaining to quality, cost and delivery metrics
  • Manage, coach and mentor manufacturing engineering and technician resources to foster efficient and cohesive department performance
  • Foster a multi-departmental approach to problem-solving where everyone in has a voice and is respected for their input in driving root-cause-analysis reviews
  • Always strive to meet or exceed the expectations of our customers
  • Manage facility-based EH&S, layout or energy-savings projects as required
  • Make appropriate decisions on a daily basis, using the Manufacturing Manager and Senior Quality Assurance representatives as needed as the final arbitrators on critical quality-related decisions.


  • A Bachelor’s degree in manufacturing engineering, biomedical engineering, quality engineering, or related field and 5 years’ minimum experience is required
  • People and Project management experience is essential
  • Strong familiarity with FDA GMP/QSR; ISO 13485 and medical standards is essential
  • Experience of transferring products from design into commercial-manufacturing is highly desirable
  • Solid knowledge of PFMEA development, IQ/OQ/PQ validation is essential
  • Candidate must be highly motivated and passionate about meeting production targets with excellent time-management, presentation, communication skills, technical writing skills and organizational skills with the ability to work independently or as the leader of a team
  • Possess strong leadership and analytical skills, with a hands-on approach


To apply for this position please contact Catherina at Sigmar Recruitment T: +353 91 749261 E:  

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