• 14 Danville Business Park, Kilkenny, R95 F727, Ireland
  • +353 56 779 0100
  • info@prochem.ie
  • GC North Valley Business Centre, Old Mallow Road, Cork, T23 KC67, Ireland +353 21 206 6178 info@prochem.ie
  • R&D Engineer L1 – Wexford


    Role Purpose:


    • This position designs, develops and implements new products, processes, test methods and equipment.




    • Initiates new or revised documentation and tracks through appropriate approval cycles and implementation.
    • Maintains a professional working relationship with internal and external customer and support staff.
    • Participates and/or leads cross-functional teams.
    • Provides technical support on components, material methods, systems and equipment.
    • Develops physical and functional test requirements to ensure specifications and regulations are met.
    • Writes, reviews and approves protocols, reports and data.
    • Conducts testing outlined in protocols and test methods.
    • Executes validation studies on equipment and processes.
    • Conducts complaints investigations.
    • Understands and follows company procedures on regulatory requirements.
    • Participates in and provides input to training on department and division procedures, and policies.
    • Prepares and submits for approval requests for project funding. Participates in project planning, budgeting, scheduling and tracking.
    • Plans and coordinates engineering test builds.
    • Analyses problems in design, process and test development.
    • Prepares and presents oral and written project updates and technical discussions.
    • Develops and implements procedures to provide easy to follow instructions.




    • Minimum of Bachelor’s degree in engineering plus a minimum of two years’ experience in the medical device or a Master’s degree in a technical field.
    • Ability to make and present engineering decisions.
    • Strong interpersonal, oral and written presentation skills.
    • Basic engineering cost analysis.
    • Basic tooling and design and drafting knowledge.
    • Analyse and optimize existing process and ability to create new processes.
    • Create, analyse and optimize manufacturing and quality systems.
    • Basic product, design & prototyping.
    • Understanding of Bioengineering principles and Material science.
    • Basic Comparative statistics.
    • Software application skills.
    • Problem solving ability.
    • Ability to create, review and coordinate test protocols and reports.
    • Ability to generate engineering proposals.
    • Ability to work in cross functional teams.
    • Understanding of regulatory environment.




    To Apply


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    14 Danville Business Park, Kilkenny, Ireland
    +353 56 77 90100

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