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Process Improvement Engineer

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Opportunity for an practiced Process Improvement Engineer to join medical device company!
This is a permanent function offering an attractive income plus benefits including Health Insurance, Life Assurance and Pension.  You will be responsible for the following:
   » Lead cross-functional teams to investigate and troubleshoot key areas of company concerns using a structured approach, such as Six-Sigma methodology.
   » Define and execute projects in a time and resource efficient manner controlling connected budgets.
   » Achieve project goals as agreed with the management team.
   » Together with the management team target projects which will have the biggest impact in terms of improving key business metrics.
   » Set up robust data collection systems that will support and drive projects and their continued monitoring after completion.
   » Using best practices, identify areas of improvements in order to reduce variances in product, practice, and processes
   » Give guidance to cross functional Core Teams and Green Belt Engineers in relation to projects/tasks under their control
   » Through analysis of existing metrics and data, identify areas of potential concern before they arise and take action to prevent occurrence of the failure
   » Drive and create a culture of continuous improvement within all areas of the company.
   » Up skill our current technical resources to manage and support improvement projects in all areas of the business.
   » Draft and present project plans and reviews to the management team and other significant stake holders.
Applications are invited from candidates with the following background and practice:
   » You should have a primary degree in an engineering or science discipline.
   » You should have a proven track record in managing a number of prosperous projects through to completion.
   » You should have a proven track record in Project Planning and Execution.
   » Ideally hold a lean six sigma qualification and working towards black belt accreditation.
   » A strong working expertise of plastics and plastic processing technologies would be a distinct advantage.
   » practice in a medical device/pharmaceutical and/or diagnostics manufacturing industry is necessary.
   » Should have a good working expertise of the medical device industry and of ISO13485:2003, specifically in the areas of Change Control and Validation.
   » You must be innovative and have a good technical aptitude.
   » You should have strong communication, project management, organisational and influencing expertise
   » You should have the capability to effectively manage a wide variety of diverse activities simultaneously in a fast paced environment.
   » You should be a self starter with good motivational and inter-personal expertise
For a full Job Spec and to apply for this function please call Deirdre on +353 1 2784671 or e-mail
Thornshaw Scientific Recruitment is a leading Irish provider of specialist Scientific Recruitment. Part of the CPL Group. Tel: +353 1 2784671


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Job Location: Roscommon
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