LSC are resourcing Materials Engineers for a large multinational orthopaedics manufacturing facility based in Cork. Working in the Operations Technology group , the primary role of the Materials Engineer is providing technical leadership working with a cross functional team to develop advanced manufacturing processes for the implementation of leading edge technologies and innovative processes to build excellence in materials development.
The Materials Engineer will:
-Develop, drive and execute validation activities for Coatings Projects and lead cross functional teams to execute material development projects and associated validation activities.
-Implement design for manufacturability in new process designs to minimise lifecycle cost
-Operations technical expert to global materials groups
-Full project management responsibility for Material Development projects
-Conduct detailed product / process design reviews
-Identify appropriate resources and technical requirements for Materials development projects. -Development of advanced materials related manufacturing processes i.e. Raw materials processing, Coatings etc.
The Materials Engineer requires:
-Degree Qualification or equivalent in Material Sciences/Chemical Engineering. Experience in an operations environment in a Material Science Function within a Medical Device Company or similar industry would be a significant advantage.
-Extensive Statistical Engineering Expertise (SPC, DOE etc.)
-Implementation of SPC systems in high volume manufacturing industries
-Surface Science Characterization Expertise (XRD, SEM, EDX, FTIR, NMR)
Please contact Ruth at LSC on 021 4777329 for full details on this role or apply directly through this advert.