Process Validation Engineer -Medical Devices- Midlands- Ireland

  • Job Reference: NET - 174232
  • Date Posted: 25 June 2018
  • Recruiter: Headhunt International
  • Location: Westmeath
  • Salary: €1.00
  • Bonus/Benefits: Salary Benefits package
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Duration: 12 months
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

A Major Medical Devices Company in Athlone Ireland is seeking to recruit a suitably qualified person for the following post:


At our Projects Engineering Department in Athlone we focus on providing stable, flexible and cost effective solutions to enhance our processes and systems that produce the highest quality products through innovative engineering projects, programs and solutions. Process Validation Engineers are directly involved in planning and executing strategic project programs designed to continuously improve our manufacturing processes, systems, quality and regulatory compliance to the highest standards.


You will be an individual contributor to strategic projects for the facility. You will be support the planning, management and execution of the projects / validations assigned, working closely with project leads, cross-functional project teams and departments. You will ensure meticulous planning, execution and management utilizing standardized systems, processes and templates for project execution and governance and regular reporting on project performance to management. You will set and track scope, schedules, budgets, deadlines, deliverables and performance data throughout the project life cycle. You shall work closely with cross functional groups such as R&D, Engineering, Quality, Opex and Manufacturing team members and external customers to ensure projects are delivered to plan.

You will escalate issues early and report on project performance to project leads and Engineering management on a consistent basis. You will trouble shoot issues using tools like A3 and bring solutions forward for adjudication, selection and execution.


We are looking for a qualified person to a third level degree in Mechanical, Manufacturing or related engineering discipline.

You are a dynamic team player and can work effectively and proactively on cross-functional teams.

You have 2~3 years of experience with process/product development, ideally in medical device industry and knowledge of packaging process optimization, qualification and validation techniques.

Broad knowledge of materials and processes applicable to medical device industry is desirable.

Experience of medical device industry regulations, validations and ability to manage self and others to achieve challenging targets is advantageous.

You are a good communicator and fluent in English, both in writing and speaking.

You must be capable of demonstrating the following competencies: Planning and organizing, Drive for results, Command skills, Problem solving, Technical skills, dealing with Conflict, Integrity and Trust.

SALARY: A very attractive salary/benefits package is on offer/negotiable


If interested in applying for this post, please email your CV in Word Format to:

For informal enquiries, please ring Christy on 087-9473404