Manufacturing Engineer

Dublin (County), Leinster (IE)
27 Jul 2021
26 Aug 2021
Full Time
Contract Type
Experience Level
Experienced (non-manager)


We are currently searching for a dynamic Manufacturing Engineer to join our pharmaceutical client's Global Device Engineering team.

Working within a matrix organizational structure, the Project/Manufacturing Engineer will be initially be responsible for performing Design transfer into Manufacturing. Additionally, the manufacturing engineer will introduce a new product into manufacturing.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Support Development Activities for Sustaining and New Product Development                 
  • Lead in-house manufacturing engineering activities
  • Develop manufacturing work instructions.
  • Develop test procedures
  • Define manufacturing & test equipment
  • Lead in the development of test Plans
  • Iterate production methods and present opportunities for design enhancements.
  • Troubleshoot new products, working with the engineering functions
  • Champion Design for manufacture/assembly/repair and test
  • Continually seek to drive / improvements in process design, layout and operational performance
  • Actively participate as part of a multi-skilled development team to improve efficiency of product build
  • Lead Root cause analysis of engineering problems
  • Responsible for recording and sharing technical knowledge gained with colleagues
  • Adhere to design control and risk management policies


  • 5+ years’ experience, preferably in a regulated environment
  • Strong Problem-Solving Skills
  • Hands-on experience building complex medical devices – electro mechanical in nature
  • Proficiency with SolidWorks a plus
  • Process Failure Mode Effects Analysis (PFMEA) experience a plus
  • Outgoing personality with a strong desire to learn
  • Is a self-starter, can manage multiple tasks, and work with minimal supervision
  • Strong Computer skills (MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Internet)
  • Demonstrate a dynamic, motivated & flexible approach to work with results-oriented attitude.
  • Excellent communication, planning and organizational skills.


Degree in Mechanical Engineering (or similar), Level 8 or equivalent