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Manufacturing Engineer - Clare


Keltia Ireland Ltd


Limerick, Clare


Keltia Ireland Ltd is a technical support services company providing engineering CAD design, CAD training and a broad range of technical recruiting services to customers in the Aerospace, Automotive, Medical Device and other engineering industries on a permanent and contractual basis. We opened our office in Ireland in 2012 and we have an Irish owned sister company in the US, Keltia Design, Inc. that has been in business for over 17 years. Our Client in the West of Ireland region is a leading provider of innovative and advanced electronic components and solutions for a wild variety of industries, including the automotive, aerospace, medical and consumer products industries. They are currently seeking a Manufacturing Engineer for a permanent position. This promises to be an exciting opportunity for a suitable candidate with the right experience. Key Responsibilities: Develop Machine concepts to resolve Quality and Productivity issues. Liaise with product designers, production personnel, product managers, quality personnel and all other relevant parties in championing design for manufacturing issues for new machine concepts. Develop and co-ordinate the process FMEA’s for the relevant equipment/process upgrades. Co-ordinate the training function with production departments to ensure the relevant people in the process get the training required to run the processes effectively. Qualify and validate the new process to the agreed qualification criteria and hand over the new process to production. Update machine spares drawings as required and get them live on SAP and Model Manager. Update Machine PM systems as required to maximise asset care and machine availability OEE. New Equipment Introduction. Carry out design reviews on new products. Develop and introduce new equipment solutions and processes - URS, FDS (Functional Design Spec), FAT, SAT, pFMEA. Machine vendor coordination and project management. Debug and process qualification (IQ, OQ, PQ. Process Control. Develop process control systems in conjunction with Quality and Production teams, this will ensure process is sufficient to deliver consistent quality throughout the quality road map. Review Process Control Systems - ongoing review of production processes and process control systems, using appropriate inputs (Customer complaint and failure data, in-process failures, efficiency problems, process FMEA etc.) to identify and implement improvement opportunities in the process. Process Improvement. Take on projects designed to improve processes as designated from time to time. This may include the investigation of issues, defects, analysis reports etc. to identify specific problem causes. Work with cross functional team to deliver on various process improvement plans identified. Carry out process changes according to Medical process change procedures carrying out effective risk assessments and planning efficient implementation of solutions in partnership with the wider Medical Unit, supplier and customer partners. Resolution of Process Problems. Utilise appropriate investigative techniques and analysis to resolve identified process problems as they arise. Liaise with SME’s such as black belts and green belts to identify problem areas and resolution plans. Follow up and resolve technical problems within the process while complying to medical processes and procedures. Develop ongoing improvement plans with technicians and relevant equipment suppliers and quality team. Other Duties: Provide Training as required in process issues to process/tooling team members. Develop communication processes cross functionally to ensure process concerns are raised. Provide support in the development and maintenance of the overall process. Develop the capability to bring our processes and technology beyond our current requirements. Knowledge/Qualifications/Skills: 5+ Years’ experience. Engineering qualification in Mechanical discipline to Diploma or Degree level, or other suitable training derived through relevant experience in the mechanical /process field. A strong understanding of statistical principles combined. Ideally possessing previous experience in the application of Six Sigma principles. Strong organizational, communication and creativity skills. Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Excellent planning and organizational skills and strong interpersonal skills. Experience of ISO 13485 medical quality systems and controls preferred. This job originally appeared on

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372 days ago