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Oran McIvor
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Vendor Process Engineer

Reference:AHPX-005068 Location: Galway
Qualification:DegreeExperience:3-4 Years
Job Type:PermanentSalary: €40000 - €45000
May be suitable for: Vendor Manager, EHS Engineer

Our client, a global leader in medical technology is seeking a Senior Vendor Engineer to join their operations in Galway. They will be responsible for Technical/Quality evaluation of suppliers for the supply of parts to their Galway facility. Also responsible for ongoing Vendor management to ensure that all sourced parts conform to specification on an ongoing basis.

• Providing technical support to Production, Materials and Manufacturing Engineering in the event of a supplier quality problem occurring on a component
• Leading cross functional QIT’s to resolve Quality issues at suppliers.
• Participating in cross functional teams to review process improvements/ optimisations at suppliers through PFMEA’s and control plans.
• Completing validations, test reports and protocols.
• Continuously assess product Bill of Materials and supplier base to identify opportunities to further increase the local content while meeting/exceeding cost and quality targets
• Carrying out Vendor Approval/Surveillance audits to ensure that suppliers are capable of meeting our quality requirements on a continuous basis
• Ensuring that “First Articles” are carried out to verify that all parts meet their Dimensional and Functional requirements.
• Managing suppliers on an ongoing basis via regular contact, periodic audits and other methods to guarantee consistent high-quality performance on an ongoing basis.
• Representing the Vendor Engineering function on Strategic Sourcing Initiatives.
• Representing the Vendor Engineering function on NPI’s.
• Participating in MRB teams.
• Following all environmental, health & safety rules and procedures and participate in safety and environmental activities in order to improve the workplace for all employees

• A suitable Engineering Degree Manufacturing (Mechanical)
• Lead Auditor an advantage
• Strong personal initiative and strong interpersonal skills
• Excellent “hands-on” technical skills

If you would like further Information you can contact the recruiter directly:

Oran McIvor | Tel: +353 (0) 1 507 9270