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Senior Manufacturing Engineer

  • Job reference: 929873
  • Location: Cork
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Sector: Engineering, Manufacturing & Facilities, Life Sciences
  • Date posted: 06/03/2020

Orion Group Sciences have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Manufacturing Engineer for our client based in Cork. This is a permanent role.


Main Responsibilities of the role

  • Support management in improving efficiency in all areas of manufacturing
  • Provide insight into improved processes for the manufacture of products and development of new products
  • Provide leadership and guidance to junior Engineers/Technicians in their assigned roles
  • Lead engineering projects & related personnel in the optimization/design of products/processes
  • Full responsibility for product/process design on processes & equipment
  • Provide proven engineering expertise to overall Manufacturing Engineering efforts
  • Experience in developing and validating equipment onsite
  • Perform detailed analysis of problems and define & execute plans to implement change
  • Troubleshoot operations to identify root causes of production problems
  • Responsible for execution & tracking of projects from a technical/financial perspective
  • May direct the efforts of other Engineering staff
  • Occupational Demand Requirements: Position may require some moderate manual labour
  • Performs manufacturing deviation investigations and root cause analysis within the agreed investigation timelines.

Desired Experience and Background of the successful candidate

  • Minimum B.Sc. in Engineering. Other qualifications desired
  • Proven problem solving & analytical skills in regulated manufacturing
  • Minimum: 4 years working at Engineer level within a regulated environment
  • Industries such as Medical Device, Pharmaceutical & Aerospace will be considered
  • Ability to work on own initiative and as part of a team
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and competence on all Microsoft office applications
  • Ability to determine, influence and action appropriate corrective and/or preventive action
  • Report writing expertise
  • Excellent communication skills and highly developed people skills
  • Knowledge of statistical methods a distinct advantage.

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For more information on this role, call Colin on 353 (0)21 2063401 or email Colin.O'Donnell@orioneng.com for a completely confidential chat about this role and other opportunities using the reference number: 929873


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As an international workforce business, we are committed to sourcing personnel that reflects the diversity and values of our client base but also that of Orion Group. We welcome the wide range of experiences and viewpoints that potential workers bring to our business and our clients, including those based on nationality, gender, culture, educational and professional backgrounds, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, and age differences, job classification and religion. In our inclusive workplace, regardless of your employment status as staff or contract, everyone is assured the right of equitable, fair and respectful treatment.

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