Job Title:                                           Test Engineer

Reports to:                                       Production Coordinator / Operations Manager

Location:                                           Dundalk, Ireland


Roles and Responsibilities

  • Responsible for all operational quality aspects associated with product manufacture and release.
  • Responsible for the successful validation and qualification of process and raw material changes.
  • Establish inspection plans, frequencies and test methods for incoming material/parts.
  • Investigate Quality problems associated with the production department and implement effective corrective and preventive measures.
  • Support introduction of new products into the site ensure products are designed and validated to the required quality and regulatory standards.
  • Ensures key quality metrics (CAPA management, First Pass Quality, Complaints, etc) are attained.
  • Drive/support & implement continuous improvement projects with the operations team using Process Excellence lean/six sigma tools.
  • Quality system training of Anord personnel as per defined training plans.
  • Ensures the pertinent corporate quality and regulatory standards are attained.
  • Maintains strong communication with internal and external stakeholders.
  • Participates in and supports the Internal and External Audit Programme.
  • Participate in teams to help make necessary improvements and changes to all process related issues in the production department.
  • Identify and Implement continuous improvements in conjunction with the operations team.
  • Liaise with Vendors and Customers on quality related issues, internal and external.
  • Additional duties as required.

Knowledge and Skills Required

  • Qualified Electrician – 4+ Years’ experience
  • Strong team member with the ability to identify and drive implementation of innovative quality improvements.
  • Demonstrate and actively promote high levels of professional quality engineering.
  • Exceptional communication, interpersonal and negotiation skills. Must have the ability to communicate effectively at all levels of the company.
  • Ability to write clear, concise technical protocols and reports.
  • Good administrative/organisational ability with high level of attention to detail.
  • Ability to liaise with suppliers, customers and regulatory contacts in an informed professional manner.
  • Experience in industrial and/or commercial electrical systems
  • Demonstrable ability to read electrical drawings and blueprints
  • Thorough knowledge of safety procedures and legal regulations and guidelines
  • Excellent critical thinking and problem-solving ability
  • Strong technical understanding of set up and maintenance of manufacturing processes, experience in validation, equipment design and Lean Manufacturing