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Great opportunity for a Project Manager (Engineering) coming from Manufacturing who wants to join an established and respected US Multinational.  


Competitive package, career prospects, a chance to work with international teams, and develop much need Medical Device Products used across the world – APPLY TODAY  


Engineering Project Manager / Project Manager / Engineering Manager / Program Manager / Manufacturing Manager / Engineer / Manufacturing / Medical Device / Pharmaceutical / Ireland


Relocation Package Open to European and Irish based Candidates.


Job Title: Project / Programme Manager (Engineering)

Location: (Ireland – West Coast)


  • Full Time / Permanent Role
  • €85k – 90k Basic (Dependent On Experience & Open to Negotiation)
  • Annual Bonus 7.5%
  • Relocation Package (Within Ireland & Europe)
  • Pension
  • Health Insurance
  • Parking
  • Canteen
  • Paid Annual Leave
  • Educational Assistance




The Project Manager (Engineering) is responsible for leading cross-functional teams in the development and commercialization of new products, technology, and equipment. Responsibilities include developing and executing integrated business and project plans, leading teams and providing guidance (engineering, operations, and quality) as well as managing project budgets and risks.


The Project Manager requires a blend of leadership, project management, process development, business acumen, and communication skills.



  • Lead activities across multi-functional and cross-geographical teams to meet deliverables
  • Lead the development of integrated business plans, manage and track project budgets, product cost, and capital, and establish return on investment
  • Support activities to scope and charter new projects


Process Development: 

  • Provide technical expertise to projects/programs business results
  • Develop and test process concepts to reduce /avoid risk when implementing full scale commercial production processes
  • Complete or coordinate proof of principle process development
  • Create process specifications, request for quotations, factory acceptance plans, validation plans, and other relevant documentation to support product introductions via new or existing equipment
  • Foster and manage supplier relationships in the procurement of equipment (i.e. identification, assessment, selection, and qualifications)
  • Complete or coordinate process development, characterization, and testing through the use of DOEs and relevant analysis techniques
  • Complete or coordinate with plant associates, equipment and processes qualifications (IQ, OQ, PQ) and support the manufacturing process transfer
  • Support capacity modelling and planning activities


Project / Program Management:

  • Use systematic techniques and ensure use of the stage gate or other suitable process to create, support, and manage the development of project goals, schedules, and tasks
  • Coordinate and lead project managers to ensure successful program outcomes
  • Obtain and/or negotiate resources as needed, assign tasks as appropriate, and ensure that commitments are met
  • Monitor project progress to anticipate risks and develop solutions before they become critical


Business Acumen:

  • Understand accounting principles, capital, and expense planning in support of project/program and departmental performance
  • Utilize resource planning to support department and corporate resource monitoring



  • Present updates to senior leadership at project milestone meetings
  • Use clearly understood metrics to report progress to management




  • Primary Degree in Engineering discipline
  • 5-7 Years’ relevant engineering experience within a manufacturing environment (Preferably Medical Device / Pharmaceutical)
  • Minimum 3 years of Project / Program Management experience
  • Project Management Training / Qualifications, PMP Preferred


If you would like to be considered for this fantastic opportunity why not contact me directly on my mobile 00353 (0) 87 25 35 247; Just ask for Patrick.


Alternatively, follow the links below and send me your CV.


Key Words: Engineering Project Manager / Project Manager / Engineering Manager / Program Manager / Manufacturing Manager / Engineer / Manufacturing / Medical Device / Pharmaceutical / Ireland


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