Senior Packaging Engineer- Medical Devices, Galway Ireland

  • Job Reference: ID - 69517
  • Date Posted: 24 May 2021
  • Recruiter: Headhunt International
  • Location: Galway
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: Excellent Salary/Benefits Package on offer
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

A Major Medical Devices Company in Galway, Ireland wish to recruit a suitably qualified person for the following role:



At the Packaging & Labeling Engineering Department, focus is on the development of cutting-edge medical device packaging in the Cardiac and Vascular space. Engineers support a broad array of R&D, Technology Transfer, Continuous Improvement initiatives & are directly involved in the development of innovative products for use in medical procedures.
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Development of packaging components and assemblies for medical devices.
Serves as a subject matter expert on cross-functional, cross-divisional project teams focusing on design, technology and process.
Supports verification, validation, and implementation of package systems for both design and process development.
Actively collaborates with Packaging and Labelling peers across the Company to identify and implement best practices.
Supports manufacturing driven packaging initiatives with technical expertise.
Supports issue investigations and corrective actions.
Develops technical documentation including design specs, input requirements, validations and technical reports in accordance with quality system requirements.
Utilizes knowledge of FDA and ISO requirements related to packaging and labelling, ensuring robust package validation and qualification.
Utilize project management skills to gain alignment, lead cross functional teams, and drive continuous improvement projects that focus on "best in class" outcomes.
Provides guidance, coaching and training to others within packaging engineering team.


Experience: Qualified person to Degree level L8 in Engineering/Science or a related discipline, Masters desirably, with five (5) years relevant experience.

Compliance and Integrity: Promotes and practices a culture of integrity, ethics and compliance with laws and policies;
Boundaryless: Collaborates across organizational boundaries;
Clear Thinking: Translates complexity into simplicity and articulates crispy and clearly. Creates and communicates clear strategy/plan. Demonstrates good judgement;
Executes: Takes accountability for and delivers consistent decisions, actions and results.
Driven to Win: Be passionate and driven, with the ability to making tough decisions in difficult situations


a highly competitive Salary and flexible Benefits Package is on offer


If interested, please submit your CV in Word Format to:

Informal Enquiries to Christy on 087 -9473404 04 00353 87 9473404 if outside Ireland)