Project Engineer

Posted 31 January 2024
LocationCounty Offaly
Job type Permanent
Discipline EngineeringManufacturing
Contact NameEugene O'Rourke

Job description

What you need to know
A globally renowned medical device company in Co. Offaly that is a leading manufacturer of highly specialised and cutting-edge medical devices for orthopaedic surgery, neurosurgery, reconstructive and general surgery, and regenerative wound care is currently seeking a driven and diligent Project Engineer to join its team.

As a Project Engineer, you will be responsible for overseeing various engineering and process improvement projects and offer technical support to manufacturing operations.

This is a permanent role with an excellent salary and package that includes pension, bonus, healthcare and opportunities for training and development. 

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Key duties & responsibilities include:

  • Lead sourcing and validation of alternative components in support of LCM activities.

  • Support audit and compliance-led projects for electro-mechanical assemblies and products.

  • Write, manage and maintain production test specifications and related work instructions for all sub-assemblies and products.

  • Design, prototype, procurement, commissioning, and documentation of test equipment, and fixtures.

  • Support other departments as required, e.g., assist in the analysis of customer returns, debug, root cause analysis, technical support for customers, conduct tests in the Test Laboratory, etc.

  • Liaise with Product Development to provide Design for Test inputs at an early stage in product design.

  • To effectively manage the introduction of technology on lines, modifications and process improvements.

  • In response to in-house quality levels and product complaints, develop process improvement projects to achieve the highest quality standards.

  • Generate Process and Test method validation protocols and reports. Ensure that process validations and work methods are adequate to maintain the highest quality standards.


What are we looking for?

  • Degree in Electronic / Mechatronic Engineering, with a minimum 5 year’s relevant experience.

  • Familiar with electronic and electro-mechanical systems design and debug.

  • A general knowledge of PCs (DOS, Windows, hardware installation).

  • Capabilities in both analogue and digital electronics.

  • Fluent written and spoken English with excellent record-keeping and report-writing skills are required.

  • Strong working knowledge of ISO 13485 and 21CFR820

  • Strong working knowledge of electrical safety, 60601 testing standards and compliance requirements.

  • Technical competency in reading schematics

  • Computer literacy, in particular electronic design applications

  • Pro-active with proven ability to work under own initiative.

  • Strong team player

  • Excellent planning and organizational skills.

  • Good interpersonal and communication skills.

  • Ability to lead cross-functional teams both onsite and remotely.

  • MS Office, including MS Project.

Apply for this job now by sending in a Word version of your CV or get in touch with Eugene at or alternatively by phone at 087 4075822. 

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