R&D Technician

  • Negotiable
  • Galway, Republic of Ireland

About Your New Employer

Our client are a global medical device company that helps save a life every 5 – 8 seconds across the world. Not only that, but they also offer excellent benefits and amazing, structured career development plans. 

You will join the team on a 12-month fixed term contract as a R&D technician, supporting testing of medical device products in a busy lab. This is a day shift position where the hours of work are generally 8.30am - 5pm with a half day on a Friday. 

About Your New Job   

  • To work along-side the R&D team, collaborating on product design concepts, development of new lab test methods, and development of unique procedural uses of existing devices & therapies.
  • This person will be responsible for ensuring that all testing/lab activities are carried out in line with customer requirements, to accurately collate tests results, complete necessary documentation and present findings to the team.
  • Manage and execute laboratory functions including research.
  • Purchase required laboratory equipment and materials to serve R&D Laboratory requirements.
  • Regularly maintains the lab to ensure it is in good working environment.
  • Ensures that projects are completed on schedule following established procedures and schedules.
  • Collaborate and communicate with others especially with peers and engineers who request testing and support method development
  • Represent the lab with external stakeholders including physicians and clinical representatives

What Skills You Need

  • NFQ Level 7 180 credits qualification or higher in a relevant STEM Degree for Tech III role NFQ Level 6 120 credits for Tech II role.
  • 5 years medical industry experience
  • Excellent technical capabilities, communication skills, teamwork abilities and initiative.

What’s on Offer

  • 12-month fixed term contract
  • 22 days annual leave

What’s Next

Apply now by clicking the “Apply Now" button or call me, Lauryn Flanagan on +353 91 455306

Or if the job isn’t quite right but you are looking for something similar, please get in touch. We also have multiple Temp, FTC and Contract jobs available.

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