Product Engineer

Offaly, Leinster
Negotiable Depending On Experience
26 Apr 2021
26 May 2021
CN JO-2104-467197
Full Time
Contract Type
Experience Level
Experienced (non-manager)

On behalf of my client, a Healthcare Packaging company based in Offaly, I am currently recruiting for a Product Engineer. This is a 12-month fixed term contract.



  • Revision of current product specifications and drawings for customers and internal changes.
  • Development and control of new customer specifications. Liaise with customers re. Artworks and specifications and advise on the capabilities of the company.
  • Development, Ordering and control of all process related tooling i.e. Dies (roller press and sealing) and plates.
  • Analysis of machine capabilities, and identification of potential problems with tooling compatibility.
  • Co-ordinate all orders of tooling through the system and liaise with suppliers, customers, planning and sales. Monitor the status of pending orders.
  • Constant liaison with Quality, Planning, Sales, Production and Customer Service re. status & approval of pending specifications.
  • Review customer complaints and ensure appropriate actions for the product engineering department.
  • Project work and other ad hoc duties.
  • Maintenance & update of internal MRP system (MFG Pro). 
  • Liaise with customers and departmental supervisors on an on-going basis, taking appropriate action in their support as required.


  • Third level Qualification in a related technical field or equivalent work experience.
  • 1 to 2 years’ experience in high volume manufacturing environment.
  • Strong understanding of database concepts and manipulations using SQL Server and Oracle databases desirable.
  • Ability to organize and disseminate information efficiently, must be able to work with and communicate to all levels of resources and management.
  • Strong background in AutoCAD.

For a full job spec and more information on this role, please call Ciara on +353 1 2784671 or email

Thornshaw Scientific Recruitment is a leading Irish provider of specialist Scientific Recruitment. Part of the CPL Group.

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