Senior Engineering Supervisor -Mechanical Test Lab

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Senior Engineering Supervisor (Mechanical Test Lab)

About Your New Employer

In your job as Senior Engineering Supervisor, you will be working for a Galway based Medical Device company that is expanding. This means you will be working on life changing/saving technologies for an organisation that offers unrivalled progression opportunities.  

About Your New Job

  • You will be an effective people manager, developing and managing a high-performance specialist team of engineers and technicians with strong focus on customer needs, Quality and EHS compliance. 
  • It is your job to provide scientific understanding and technical engineering skills to meet business goals and objectives. 
  • Part of your job is to take a leadership role in implementing new equipment and test methods to enhance the lab systems, constantly promoting awareness of best practices, and making appropriate decisions daily.
  • As the Senior Engieering Supervisor, you will establish and promote a work environment that supports the Quality Policy and Quality System.
  • Supports equipment validations:  Is fully competent on current validation methodologies.
  • You will monitor and support lab finances to ensure the department operates within in a set budget.
  • It's your responsibility to develop and implement plans to improve and expand lab capabilities to support current and future Mechanical Testing of Commercial and PDP products.
  • Participat in the development of less experienced staff by setting an example, providing guidance, and offering counsel.
  • You provide a structured framework for training of technical reports. 
  • You will manage day-to-day scheduling and sequencing of testing across two shifts to ensure maximum utilisation of equipment and test resources.
  • You will supports the release and maintenance of all associated department procedures to ensure compliance with Corporate Quality requirements.
  • Part of your role is to represent Lab as a prime contact on Mechanical Testing of Commercial and PDP products
  • You will interact with senior internal and external personnel on significant matters often requiring coordination between organizations.

What You Need 

  • 3 years experience in a supervisory role 
  • Honours Degree (NFQ level 8) in an Engineering/Science discipline
  • Good technical capabilities, communication skills, teamwork abilities and initiative

What's on Offer

In addition to all statutory entitlements and rewarding work where you make a difference on the lives of others, you will get: 

  • 10% Annual Bonus
  • Fully covered Health Insurance for you and your family
  • Pension Scheme
  • Stock Ownership Programme 
  • Paid Maternity Leave
  • Flexitime
  • Career Progression Opportunities 

What’s Next​

Apply for your new job now by clicking the apply button, or contact Dean Flynn at Sigmar Recruitment for more information T: +353 91 455306 E:   

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