BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) Manufacturing Engineer in Wexford, Ireland

Job Description Summary

Job Description

BD is a global medical technology company focused on improving drug therapies, enhancing the quality and speed of diagnosing infectious diseases, and advancing research and discovery of new drugs and vaccines. BD provides an environment which enables our highly talented workforce to be the best in their professions. We are always seeking people who have a passion and commitment to join our Company on its journey in ‘advancing the world of health’.

At the Enniscorthy facility, Clear Stream manufactures mainly angioplasty catheters that are used in both coronary and peripheral procedures to unblock arteries. We are now recruiting 2 x Manufacturing Engineers (6 Month contract).

As a manufacturing engineer, you will have a high level of technical expertise and skill, which you'll use to plan, design, set up, modify, optimize and monitor our manufacturing processes.

You will be a Lean & Six Sigma Leader on site and always uses the appropriate tools to demonstrate cost savings and process improvements. You will lead and own complaints investigations, CAPA investigations and Continuous Improvement activities to improve the product or process.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Initiates and leads the improvement of existing manufacturing processes interfacing with production and engineering groups in resolving problems encountered on the production floor, using Six Sigma and lean principles and problem-solving techniques;

  • Leads complex process validations, software validation and equipment validations;

  • Leads and drives Equipment design, development and optimization for large complex equipment / first time equipment;

  • Leads and owns Project plans, risk analysis project updates and Project implementation for more complex projects.

The successful candidate will have a good knowledge of the Mechanical and Electronic Systems associated with high volume manufacturing equipment. You will have a Third Level Qualification or National Craft Certificate.

The ideal candidate will have a proven track record of analytical thinking in problem solving large complex issues. Shown to be a good team member and has experience of participating in team environment. You need to be able to plans and coordinates engineering test builds and prepares and presents oral and written project updates and technical discussions.

You will be an SME for process areas and is comfortable presenting in front of a site audit. You can mentor, coach and guide other engineers in their day to day projects and is seen as a potential senior engineer.

You can look forward to a rewarding career, great benefits package, collaborative working and opportunities to expand your skills in this fast moving, dynamic and agile business.

If you’re a team player who is passionate about healthcare and we’ve just described your career aspirations, then please click on the APPLY button.

Primary Work Location

IRL Wexford - Enniscorthy

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BD is a leading global medical technology company that creates medical technology, devices and laboratory equipment for a variety of needs across the healthcare continuum. At BD, we are looking for candidates who possess passion, innovative solutions and a commitment to our one mission of improving access to groundbreaking medical and biotechnology services for people near and far, delivering state-of-the-art technology and cutting-edge research in the battle to fight and cure infectious diseases. With a global reach that extends across 50 countries worldwide, our network of professionals collaborates on effective measures to deliver enhanced patient quality such as lower health care delivery costs, improved health care and safety, and expanded health care for all. Join our company and see how you can become a part of one global mission to make a difference in human health.