Senor Packaging Engineer

  • Contract
  • Location: Galway
  • Ref: 917543

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What you need to know

A leading medical device company who are at the forefront of developing new medical technologies are currently seeking a dynamic and driven Senior Packaging Engineer for a 12-month contract in Galway city.

As a Senior Packaging Engineering, you will report directly to the R&D Manager and provide technical leadership in the design and development of packaging concepts across the business.

This is a 12-month contract.

Your new job:

Key duties & responsibilities include:

  • Provide technical leadership in the design and development of packaging concepts across the businesses.
  • Evaluate materials, design, and configuration of primary, secondary, and other packaging to optimise customer benefit.
  • Draft technical documentation, including specifications, position papers, package testing protocols, and validation associated with the qualification and release of package designs.
  • Collaborate with Packaging and Labelling colleagues to identify and implement best practices for packaging technologies and packaging processes.
  • Work in cross-functional teams focusing on packaging design, packaging technology and continuous improvement initiatives.
  • Lead packaging process development and process validation activities.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills with methodology application for engineering issues
  • Provide direct input to sterilisation methods and process changes.

What are we looking for?

  • Degree (Level 8) or higher in Engineering / Science or a relevant discipline.
  • 4 years relevant experience in a similar role within the medical device industry.
  • Dynamic team player and can work effectively and proactively on cross-functional teams.
  • Knowledge of medical device processes with a good understanding of product and process design.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills with methodology application for engineering issues.
  • Good communicator (verbal and written), with a high level of enthusiasm and motivation.
  • Good organisational, presentation and project management skills.
  • Excellent team player who can work well in cross functional teams.

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