R&D Packaging Engineer - Galway City, Connacht Ireland - 26073

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Job #: 26073
Title: R&D Packaging Engineer
Job Location: Galway City, Connacht - Ireland
Employment Type:
Salary: contact recruiter for details
Other Compensation: 10% Bonus
Employer Will Recruit From: Worldwide
Preferable with a visa for the EU
Relocation Paid?: Negotiable


Our Client, based in the Galway City area, are looking for an R&D packaging Engineer. This role is a level 1 role and offers a great opportunity for development as our client is a leader in the medical device Industry


Key Responsibilities

  • This individual will be responsible for the design and co-ordination of packaging & labelling activities for New Product Development (NPD) and Sustaining Engineering (SE) of legacy products, packaging and labelling.  This will include product package design, product labels, DFU’s (Direction for Use) and packaging specifications. Some knowledge of EU MDR requirements would be an advantage.
  • Some knowledge of symbol requirements for ISO 15223: 2016 for customers requiring labelling for medical devices
  • Creation, change and control of all labelling and packaging components to support R&D in the plant.
  • Some knowledge of ISO 11607-1 & 2 :2013 requirements would be an advantage.
  • Liaise with vendors on specifications for package and label components


Qualifications/ Requirements

  • Good understanding of Packaging & Labelling Design Element requirements within a regulated industry
  • Bachelors (Hetac Level 8) in relevant discipline
  • Three to five years' experience in a Medical Device or other regulated industry
  • Some knowledge of ISO 11607, ASTM D6198 and ISO 15223
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision
  • Excellent interpersonal and communications skills

University - Bachelor's Degree/3-4 Year Degree