Manufacturing Engineer

Kelly UK & Ireland
Employment Type
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Job Title: Manufacturing Engineer
Location: Galway
Kelly Services have partnered with an exciting new client, a Medical Device company in the Galway area. We are recruiting a Manufacturing Engineer to join their team on a permanent basis.
The Manufacturing Engineer will take the lead to support the engineering and implementing of highly capable & effective manufacturing processes to meet business goals and objectives, ensuring that the quality system is maintained.

  • Production line monitoring and the identification and quantification of process problems, along with subsequently implementing the necessary improvements and/ or controls
  • Liaising with the Quality and Operations functions in pursuit of achieving the quality and S&OP targets for each given area
  • Participation in cross-functional projects works as dictated by the emerging business needs
  • Actively seek ways and means of increasing efficiency, productivity, yield and space utilization on the operations floor
  • Manage material risks, as identified by the business
  • Observe the Quality Management Systems requirements on site at all times
  • Communicate regularly with the Product Builders regarding issues, concerns and watch-outs on the lines
  • Work closely on designing and in getting equipment/ fixtures designed and fabricated
  • Development and implementation of appropriate supporting documentation which complies with Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) in conjunction with other team members
  • Actively interfacing with cross-functional team members, always practicing good teamwork in support of day-to-day operating requirements
  • Adhere to and enforce all Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) requirements on site


  • Level 8 qualification in a relevant Engineering or Science discipline
  • Strong communicator with excellent problem-solving skills
  • Teamwork & collaboration is a key competency for this role
  • Ideally experience of working in a regulated environment
  • Project Management
  • Ideally experience in equipment/ maintenance

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