• 14 Danville Business Park, Kilkenny, R95 F727, Ireland
  • +353 56 779 0100
  • [email protected]
  • North Valley Business Centre, Cork, T23 KC67, Ireland     +353 21 206 6178     [email protected]
  • Project Engineer – Co. Waterford

    Role Summary:


    • Our client is looking for a Project Engineer to join their busy site in Co. Waterford.
    • The Project Engineer will participate in process validation activities, writing protocols, data gathering and analysis, validation report generation.
    • The successful candidate will analyse data and trends, correlations, etc to better understand process interdependencies and demonstrate the process is capable as alternative sources are introduced into a process.
    • The candidate will be interfacing with an internal cross functional team while working on these validation programs.


    Core Duties and Responsibilities:


    • Develop Quality Change Requests (QCR’s) to introduce and validate new raw materials into existing processes.
    • Plan and coordinate assigned engineering projects including requesting line time for development protocol and validation executions.
    • Gather stakeholder input to write protocols with clearly defined acceptance criteria.
    • Design, develop, conduct and/or review experiments to introduce alternate raw material sources while maintaining product safety.
    • Conduct and support process validations.
    • Generate engineering development and validation reports for new raw materials.
    • Identify through the validation process and through in process monitoring and trending, opportunities for process/productivity improvement and optimisation.
    • Support new and existing manufacturing processes, quality improvements and cost reductions.
    • Support drafting new or update existing documentation such as WIs, SOPs, pFMEA’s for process changes being introduced through validations.
    • Ensure product quality and all tasks are in accordance with established SOPs, GMPs, Divisional Specifications, and EHS standards.
    • Develop, design and train manufacturing personnel in required operations.
    • Deliver project requirements to agreed cost, schedule, and quality requirements.
    • Completing engineering analysis and support implementing necessary corrective actions to resolve problems.
    • Work collaboratively with others such as Supplier Quality, Procurement QC etc. to accomplish goals.
    • Support the Company Programmes and culture within the Company.


    Minimum Qualifications and Experience:


    • Education: Level 8 degree in a science or engineering discipline.
    • Experience: 1-5 years engineering experience in a high-volume manufacturing environment; Analytical Process / Product Development or Quality Engineering setting. Hands-on technical experience in protocol execution. ISO-9000, GMP, medical device manufacturing experience a plus. Statistical analysis required within a development or manufacturing setting. Experience with high volume and / or high precision manufacturing a plus.
    • Experience in writing and executing validation protocols in a high-volume manufacturing environment.
    • Experience in collaborating with other departments in setting validation acceptance criteria, along with execution of validations and report generation.
    • Special Skills: Computer Literacy with skills in Microsoft Excel, Word, PowerPoint, plus MiniTab (or equivalent software). Operational knowledge of statistical techniques.
    • Communication, Organisation, Report Writing, and Presentation skills desirable.
    • Must be able to develop working relationships with various internal core competencies and work as a team member.
    • Good negotiation and influencing skills.
    • Problem solving skills.


    To Apply: Quote – PE23091


    If you would like to discuss this vacancy or to discuss your career and other job opportunities in confidence, contact us:

    14 Danville Business Park, Kilkenny, Ireland
    +353 56 77 90100
    [email protected]

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    Please note, we do not require agency assistance with this role.