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Quality Technician

Thornshaw Recruitment
Dublin (City), Leinster (IE)
Start date
18 Jun 2024
Closing date
9 Jul 2024

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Quality, QA / QC, Quality Validation Engineer
Full Time
Contract Type
Experience Level
Experienced (non-manager)

Job Details

On behalf of our client, we currently have an excellent opportunity for a Quality Technician to join a growing Medical Technology company. Dublin location, predominately site based with some hybrid.

The Quality Technician will work closely with colleagues to support the following activities:

  • Creation, review, and approval of QMS documentation.
  • Process and product development activities (including validations).
  • Execute troubleshooting and investigation activities.
  • Assist in analysis of returned product.
  • Support operational, facilities and equipment management activities.
  • Assist in incoming inspection process.

Responsibilities and Essential Functions:

  • Work cross functionally with customer support teams to ensure timely and accurate documentation of customer complaints.
  • Assist in investigation of customer complaints and the analysis of returned product.
  • Analyse data to identify trends in product quality or defects with the goal of mitigating and preventing recurrence and future defects.
  • Identify opportunities to enhance the effectiveness of the quality system and product quality.
  • Participate in operational excellence and continuous improvement initiatives using recognised methodologies such as Six Sigma, Lean, Kaizen etc.
  • Assist in the maintenance of QMS performance KPIs and preparation of associated reports.
  • Assist in the development and maintenance of document control and record management processes.
  • Assist in the assignment of QMS training requirements and maintenance of related records.
  • Lead spreadsheet validation activities.
  • Assist in product related validation and verification activities, as needed.
  • Support the execution of the internal audit process and 3rd party audits. Any other reasonable duties as required.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Third level Engineering/Manufacturing/Science degree qualification or equivalent. 1+ years in regulated work environment (preferably in Medical Devices).
  • Internal/Lead Auditor training preferable.

Key Skills

  • A self-starter in terms of time and task management and operate with minimal supervision.
  • Strong problem-solving ability.
  • Good communicator both verbally and in writing with ability to influence.
  • Ability to meet deadlines.
  • Good understanding of ISO 13485 and FDA QSR quality standards.
  • Proficiency in use of desktop software applications such as MS Office.

For full details contact Linda at +353 1 2784701 or email your CV to Thornshaw Scientific is a division of the CPL Group 



Thornshaw Scientific Recruitment was first established in 1999 and since then has become a leader in Scientific recruitment.  In 2005 we partnered with Cpl Resources, one of Europe’s most successful recruitment companies.

Our wealth of experience in specialised recruitment allows us to offer the right solution to each employer, whatever their recruitment requirements.

Over the years we have developed strong relationships with our clients in the market and we pride ourselves on our repeat business from clients.

Our Industries

We are a global provider and have been providing a reputable recruitment service to the Biotech, Pharmaceutical, Clinical Research, Medical Device, Engineering and Healthcare industries for over 20 years. 

Our Specialities

Clinical Research, Regulatory Affairs, Quality Assurance, Medical Affairs, Pharmacovigilance, Biostatistics, QC, Validation.

Our Mission


For further details on our services contact Tina at +353 1 2784701 or email


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