Project Engineer


You will contribute by leading critical plant projects and core project teams in the areas of new process/equipment introduction, automation, product transfers, material change/qualification, cost reduction, continuous improvement (OpEx), energy and maintenance excellence projects. You will be responsible for successful project execution following a structured stage gated process, meeting all key deliverables and metrics in the form of safety, quality, service and cost. You will provide expertise on project execution to industry and/or Medtronic standards. You will support other projects and initiatives across the plant where required, liaising effectively with internal and external customers. You will participate in departmental and site initiatives designed to drive continuous improvement and individual development. You will generate technical protocols and reports that will support change control deliverables such as process optimisation, design verification, stability, packaging qualifications and validation qualifications, etc. You will adhere to GMP based Quality Systems requirements for medical devices and medicinal product (e.g. MDD, EU GMP Guidelines Vol IV Part 1 for medicinal product, ISO 13485). You will commit to working within the ethos of the company Mission, Medical Devices & Supplies Guide to Compliance and Quality Manufacturing and the company guide to business conduct.


We are looking for a qualified person to third level 8 degree in Mechanical, Manufacturing or related engineering discipline and desirably with 3-5 years relevant Project Engineering experience. You are a dynamic team player and Project Leader who can work effectively and proactively on cross-functional teams. You are experienced within a Project Engineering role within Manufacturing and/or Engineering Project Management functions with the ability to lead and execute high profile projects. Proven experience in delivering projects from conception to completion, resulting in significant cost savings and process improvements. You will be competent in the use of Six Sigma and Lean Manufacturing Techniques to support process optimisation, design verification, packaging and validation qualifications. Broad knowledge of materials and processes applicable to medical device industry is desirable. Experience of medical device industry regulations, manufacturing engineering role and ability to manage self and others to achieve challenging targets is advantageous. You are innovative, proactive, and organised with excellent attention to detail and quality awareness.

Ability to multi-task and to work in a high paced environment with an awareness of continued impact on production and the plant performance. You are a good communicator and fluent in English, both in writing and speaking.

Leadership Essentials – expectations for Cardinal Health Employees

 Customer-centric focus with deep expertise:

• Understands customers and internal shareholders’ needs

• Asks the right questions and challenges appropriately to consider all risks and possibilities and proactively generates creative solutions

• Is sought out for specific area of deep expertise and provides insightful perspective as a credible, trusted expert

• Consistently keeps functional/technical knowledge “fresh” by learning new things

Builds strong relationships; fosters teamwork and develops others:

• Works collaboratively across groups

• Helps others and generously shares expertise, best practice, information and knowledge

• Dedicates time to influence, coach, motivate and mentor others

• Builds a strong network of relationships

• Listens well, is approachable and engaged; Leads by example

• Leverages the strengths of others

Is a genuine leader who is focused on getting the right things done:

• Holds self and others accountable to high standards; delivers high quality results

• Is self-aware, learns from wins, failures, and mistakes and turns them into opportunities

• Seeks and gives transparent feedback on a regular basis and consistently adjusts

• Embraces change quickly and can navigate through ambiguity; looks for ways to improve how things are done

• Earns respect through quality deliverables and challenging ideas appropriately

Acts with a sense of urgency; multitasks and reprioritizes work appropriately