Johnson & Johnson Careers

Quality Engineer Shift

Limerick, Ireland
Quality (Eng)

Job Description

Requisition ID: 1805699724W

Position Description(s) Title: Quality Engineer/ Senior Quality Engineer (Shift based)

Position Title(s) :
Quality Engineer
Senior Quality Engineer

Job Purpose:

Provides leadership and support to root cause investigation activities, and ensures good Quality
Engineering practices are used in investigations. Drives continuous improvement through data driven approaches and monitoring of quality systems.

Main areas of responsibility:
− Provides complex product team support for quality system design and audit, compliance assessment, and for support of steady state manufacturing processes
− Utilizes multifaceted industry and process excellence standards on an expert level in daily quality operations, including good manufacturing practices (GMP), equipment engineering system (EES), and international organization for standardization (ISO).
− Addresses and corrects product and process complaints.
− Reports on contract manufacturer performance metrics and ensures management reviews.
− Oversees audits of all quality system categories to assess compliance to process excellence standards.
− Ensures comprehensive measurement systems to monitor effectiveness of quality and reliability systems to identify, bracket, correct and prevent defects, presenting reports to management
− Handles complex technical issues for manufacturing processes that are to be transferred to satellite facilities.
− Responsible for supporting the activities of Operations/Engineering/information management in building quality into our products and assuring compliance to the pertinent regulations while at the same time attaining operational effectiveness
− Leads and executes upgrades to Quality System
− Support QA programs in assuring compliance to the pertinent regulation
− Identify and lead cost and technical improvements under the departments’ continuous improvement program.
− Provide key inputs and leadership into transformational process developments.
− Project Management - provide timely and accurate reporting on project activities.
− New Product Introductions & Product Transfers
− Lead or actively participate in cross-functional teams to ensure New Product Introduction/Research and Development projects are completed in a timely and efficient manner.
− Actively interfacing with cross-functional team members, always practicing good team work in support of day to day operating requirements.
− Demonstrate strong leadership and a clear identifiable work ethos within the team.
− Develop and maintain a Credo & Behavioural Standards based culture within the group.
− Ensure effective closure on Quality System documents (Audit Actions, NCR’s, CAPA’s, Maps, etc).
− Ensure all process developments, NPI etc are managed in accordance with the Quality management system.
− Implementation of safety/environmental requirements on purchase of all new equipment.
− Work with team leader to develop and implement strategic engineering Goals & Objectives.
− Support the implementation of all engineering and plant strategic initiatives.
− All employees are responsible for minimising both the Environmental and Health & Safety effects of the work that they perform
− Maintains and develops risk management lifecycle.
− Ensuring continuous improvement and understanding of measurement systems used on-site , driving down variance in test methodology.
− Develops site knowledge on manufacturing process knowledge, and monitors inputs and outputs to the processes , and implements and drives corrective actions.
− Sustains and advocates Credo based standards in all aspects of work.
− Supervise others if required

Education and Experience Required for Role
Degree Qualified with 3-5 years relevant experience in Medical Devices/Pharmaceutical Industry
Ability to work on own initiative
Flexible work ethic
Attention to detail
Excellent working knowledge of process excellence / QE tools such as pFMEA , SE , statistical analysis , SPC
CAPA and RCI experience
Excellent IT  skill eg , experience in minitab , excel reports

Desirable (for both roles):   
Risk management experience
Automated process controls experience 
Good presentation skills
Supervision of others

Primary Location
Johnson & Johnson Vision Care (Ireland) Limited (8182)
Job Function
Quality (Eng)
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