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Engineering Project Manager

  • Job reference: 925307
  • Location: Cork
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job type: Contract
  • Sector: Engineering, Manufacturing & Facilities, Life Sciences
  • Date posted: 07/05/2019

Orion Group are recruiting an Engineering Project Manager on behalf of one of our Multinational Medical Device Clients on an initial 12 month contract based in Cork.


1. Lead technical elements within cross functional teams to execute new product development projects
2. Implement design for manufacturability in new product designs to minimise lifecycle cost
3. Manufacturing technical expert to global design groups
4. Project management responsibility for sub projects elements
5. Conduct detailed product design reviews
6. Identify appropriate resources and requirements for product development
7. Development of manufacturing processes to lean guidelines
8. Lead implementation of digital manufacturing solutions to drive engineering efficiencies
9. Develop innovative product development processes to shorten product lifecycle time to market
10. Direct PFMEA studies and lead risk assessment effort for overall process
11. Complete validation activities required to launch new products
12. Influence innovative qualification methodologies to apply appropriate statistical and validation techniques based on failure model and overall risk
13. Develop strategic collaborations across functions, business units and geographic boundaries to achieve effective outcomes over the long-term
14. Provide timely and accurate reporting on project activities
15. All employees are responsible for minimising both the Environmental and Health & Safety effects of the work that they perform.


* Degree in Mechanical/Production/Biomedical Engineering and 5-10 years experience in a medical device or comparable hi-tech environment.
* Project Management Professional with experience managing project elements
* Proven track record in development and installation of manufacturing processes for New Products or Product Transfer.
* Experience using proven problem solving techniques
* Self motivated, with focus on Quality, Timelines and Cost.
* Proficiency of GD&T and ASME Y14.5M 1994 standards
* Excellent Planning & Organizing Skills


  • Certified Six Sigma qualifications. * Certified Project Management qualifications. * CAD/CAM Experience

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