Medical Device Associate Engineer

We are currently hiring an Associate Engineer:

  • Self-motivated, thrives in a fast-paced, team-driven, “lean” systems environment, where every day brings new projects and challenges.
  • Strong interpersonal and communications skills.
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks and adapt in a challenging, fast paced environment


Associate Engineers are assigned to Senior Engineer(s) to complete the following:

  • Development & maintenance of process & tooling including providing specifications and procedures.
  • Ensuring that the necessary testing, evaluation & control of equipment measures are in place to monitor & support product quality.
  • Assisting in the introduction of New Products including:
    • Developing new processes.
    • Carrying out process trials and testing.
    • Compiling engineering and production documentation including Product Drawings, Work Order Packs, BOM’s. PFMEA’s, RMS’s Reports, etc.
    • Organising Validations including IQ’s, OQ’s PQ’s etc. This could include writing Protocols and Reports.
    • Design, manufacture/sourcing and development of fixtures, tooling and equipment as required.
    • Specifying and sourcing of materials.
    • Specifying extrusions.
    • Customer liaison.
  • Problem solving and troubleshooting on Non-conforming materials, customer complaints and incapable processes.
  • Participation in Lean GROWTH and other cost saving activities.
  • Training of Technicians and Operators as required.
  • Participation in the development of plant layouts, material travel & handling & over-all work plan  in order to provide effective synchronous manufacturing.
  • Participation in Corrective and Preventive Action programmes.
  • Participation in the Internal Quality Audit Programme & Vendor Audit Programme.

Note: All tasks to be carried out in accordance to Regulatory Standards (ISO13485, etc), Quality Procedures and standards (Employee handbook, Health & Safety, Environmental, etc).

Our expectations

  • Third level qualification (Level 8) in Engineering or Science, preferably in Mechanical or Biomedical.
  • Fully PC literate.

For more information please either call me on 087 922 1136 or email me at


Your Recruitment Consultant is Sean Winstanley

Sean Winstanley
Sean joined Arcon Recruitment in early 2018 as our Specialist Technical Recruiter. Originally from the UK, now settled in Ballaghadrereen, Sean brings a wealth of recruitment experience in the IT / Technical arena. Sean has developed excellent skills account managing international, high profile clients solving their recruitment dilemmas.