We are seeking a Project Engineer to join our clients Medical Device Manufacturer.

Reporting to a Business Unit Engineering Manager, the Project Engineer will have an excellent understanding of engineering principles theories, concepts, practices and techniques.
The Project Engineer will provide manufacturing support, implement process improvement initiatives and lead projects across a range of product lines


  • Provide manufacturing support over a range of manufacturing processes
  • Lead process improvement initiatives to reduce cost and to improve manufacturing efficiency by using data analysis
  • Manage projects and lead new product introduction projects introducing new processes as appropriate
  • Carry out process and product validations
  • Implement product, process and material changes through validation, change control and documentation updates
  • Familiarize yourself with a variety of processes to allow you to work across a number ofproduct lines
  • Conform to the requirements of the quality and environmental management system
  • Additional ad hoc duties and projects as assigned


  • Level 8 or equivalent Degree in Engineering or similar discipline is desirable
  • 3 years’ experience in a medical device manufacturing engineering role is desirable
  • Knowledge of medical device validation protocols and associated documentation
  • Implementation experience of validation protocols
  • Knowledge of AutoCAD and Solid Works is desirable
  • Lean and six sigma knowledge
  • Strong process engineering background
  • New product introduction experience
  • Strong team player, with the ability to work on own initiative
  • Guided by the disciplines of due diligence and compliance in all aspects of work.
  • To be a good team member, fully motivated to achieve and demonstrate best practices in line with the department and site objectives.
  • Ability to work with cross-functional teams, including quality, production and supply chain.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to plan, organise, and prioritise own daily work routine to meet established schedule.
  • Good understanding of ISO 9001: 2008 and ISO 13485.
  • Excellent knowledge of MS Office

For more information, Contact Mairéad at Arcon Recruitment

Mairead Kelly, marketing and recruitment consultant at Arcon Recruitment Services. PHOTO: ALISON LAREDO

Mairéad Kelly

Recruitment Consultant

Mairéad initially joined our team as Marketing and Recruitment Co-ordinator. She quickly progressed to Recruitment Consultant and currently manages our busy Technical division. Mairéad is a proud Castlebar woman and holds a B.B.S from ATU Sligo. Mairéad recruits for positions in all areas of Technical/ Engineering and I.T.  She has built excellent relationships with companies large and small and has proved herself invaluable in solving their recruitment issues.

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