Senior Quality Engineer

Posted 31 July 2023
LocationCounty Westmeath
Job type Permanent
Discipline EngineeringManufacturing
Contact NameOliver Hayes

Job description

What you need to know

A leading and innovative Medical Device company in Co.Westmeath who is going through a period of exciting growth are seeking an experienced Senior Quality Engineer to join their team.

The successful candidate will report directly to the Quality Manager and have the opportunity to share their Quality Assurance expertise with the business. You will ensure that Quality Systems are maintained to the highest of standards and ensure the quality of all products are safeguarded.

The company are leaders in their field who design, develop and manufacture quality components for some of the world’s most renowned medical device companies.

This is a permanent role with an excellent salary and package.

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Key duties & responsibilities include:

  • Maintain a quality system compliant to ISO13485: 2016 standards.

  • Maintain the document control system to ensure the control of quality system documents and records.

  • Co-ordinate/ perform investigations on production-related issues in conjunction with QC Technicians.

  • Maintain all quality system metrics for reporting at Management Review.

  • Maintain and manage calibration systems when required.  

  • Maintain and manage training related to quality management system documents.

  • Internal audit team leader - schedule, track and ensure timely completion of internal audits.  

  • Track completion of all activities associated with all open non-conformances (NCRs) & CAPAs.

  • Support the batch file review and approval process when required.


What are we looking for?

  • Have a relevant Third level qualification in Engineering or a similar discipline.

  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in a regulated manufacturing environment.

  • Previous experience in an ISO13485 regulated manufacturing environment is highly desirable.

  • Strong attention to detail with a structured approach to planning and organising.

  • Ability to work on own initiative and priorities tasks effectively.

  • A good team player, who works well in a small team environment.

  • Excellent communications skills (oral and written) with the ability to influence others positively.

  • Ability to manage, motivate and mentor junior colleagues ensuring they reach their potential.

  • Analytical approach to problem-solving.

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