Senior Manufacturing Engineer

Posted 13 July 2022
Salary Negotiable
Job type Permanent
DisciplineEngineering Careers

Job description

Job Title: Senior Manufacturing Engineer
Location: Galway


  • Lead a dedicated group of Engineers and Technicians within the Manufacturing Group.
  • Ensure full integration between engineers and production support team.
  • Plan and implement training and development plans with subordinates.
  • Coach and mentor team members.
  • Set Engineering Goals and Objectives that deliver results in line with the business plan.
  • Identify and put in place permanent and effective technical / system solutions to problems.
  • Consistently meet customer requirements and commitment to excellence in performance and meeting deadlines.
  • Champion compliance to systems and processes.
  • Leads and promotes a methodical and systematic Problem - Solving approach.
  • Identify and develop improvements to increase key process metrics of Service, Delivery and Quality.
  • Cost using Lean and Six Sigma methodologies.
  • Investigate latest process technologies and evaluate potential competitive advantage and the cost benefit of introduction.
  • Oversee and manage New Part Introduction in conjunction with the Prototyping / NPI Group.
  • Manage external relationships with key technology providers.
  • Manage a variable workload to meet operational requirements.
  • Ensure all Health, Safety and Environmental requirements are fulfilled.
  • Identify and implement short and long term cost reduction and process improvement initiatives through the adoption of Six Sigma and Lean Manufacturing.
  • Oversee and drive Validation Activities.


  • Educated to degree (Level 8) in Mechanical, Electrical or Manufacturing Engineering or equivalent qualification.
  • Project Management and Six Sigma qualifications will be a distinct advantage.
  • Problem solving, Process Improvement, Data Analysis and Project Management experience is highly desirable.
  • Knowledge/experience of validation techniques and applications (IQ/OQ/PQ,TMVs etc.) associated regulatory requirements and statistical data analysis.
  • Demonstrate a motivated and flexible approach to work with results-orientated attitude. Excellent interpersonal, communication, planning and organizational skills.
  • Ability to manage Mid/High level complex technical projects to strict deadlines through appropriate Project Management methods and tools (PMBOK methods).


  • Company Pension.
  • Health Insurance.
  • Paid Holidays.
  • Education Reimbursement.

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