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Packaging & labelling Engineer

  • Job type Permanent
  • Location Galway, Republic of Ireland
  • Sector Medical Devices

My client has an immediate opening for a Packaging and labelling Engineer in one of the top 10 medical device outsourcing companies globally.Located in the heart of Galway. With increase demand for their products the company is going through an exciting growth phase. This could be your chance to work for a company that really wants to make a difference in patient's lives

This is a permanent position with a competitive salary and comes with fantastic benefits.

What will I be doing as a Packaging & Labelling Engineer?

  • Build a Label & Packaging Excellence Program within the Device Manufacturing group.
  • Identify all packaging requirements, establish guidelines for success and train/mentor teams through the packaging process with a view to improving the overall in-house awareness of the key principles and standards.
  • Manage relations with vendors and external service providers to ensure a consistent approach across projects, including validation and appraisal of packaging suppliers - (equipment and material).
  • Support Device Manufacturing on various projects in terms of package system design and implementation. Develop project plans with aggressive and achievable milestones.
  • Develop complete packaging concepts and specifications, and improve existing configurations to ensure the quality of the packaging process and product.
  • Interface with the Quality Assurance and Regulatory departments to provide packaging input to product submissions and demonstrate a good understanding of Medical Devices labelling regulatory requirements.
  • Communicate and participate in packaging related troubleshooting projects, support new product introduction and be the main point of contact and support for internal and external audits/inspections.
  • Design, test, and implement integrated automated inspection for all product lines and apply control/security management to the label printing system.
  • Provide printer and labelling support for issues observed in manufacturing and demonstrate systematic problem solving expertise to resolve.
  • Partner with cross functional teams as the packaging and labelling expert, and represent the team at department level.

What I need to apply for Packaging & Labelling Engineer?

  • Degree in Engineering / Packaging Technology or equivalent.
  • The Individual must have at least 2 years' experience within a packaging/labelling design or process environment in a regulated environment such as Pharma / Medical Devices.
  • Knowledge of Barcoding systems and UDI requirements. Knowledge of GS1 and HIBCC identification.
  • Experience of label printing applications and ERP systems such as BarTender and SAP.
  • Proven track record in packaging and print material design and implementation.
  • Strong communication skills with both internal and external customers.
  • Project management skills and excellent attention to detail required.
  • Self-starter with demonstrated efficient work methods, analytical & problem-solving skills and ability to handle multiple tasks in a fast paced environment

If you meet the above requirements and are interested in hearing more don't hesitate in applying.Please respond with an updated CV

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