Design Engineer (Galway)

  • Full Time
  • Galway

Website Exalt Recruitment

                                                                Design Engineer (Galway)

Full time permanent position. 39 hours per week.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Completing detailed design drawings as guided by the Senior Design Engineer
  • Liaise with customers and identify process improvement opportunities which will enhance their competitiveness and improve process yields
  • Upon identifying these opportunities developing design concepts which can be explored by the interested parties.
  • Provide the Senior Design Engineer the necessary information to complete a quotation and agreed the project strategy
  • Once a design concept has been approved and ordered, complete working drawings and liaise with the mechanical, and process equipment supplier to bring the project to a cost effective and profitable conclusion.
  • Ensure good Project Management methods applied all the way through concept, design, documentation and realisation
  • Liaise with customers, research bodies and other organisations to develop and implement best practice design protocols, materials evaluations and test procedures
  • Provide a full range of design support to our engineering, manufacturing and quality departments
  • Building quality into all aspects of design work and project(s) completion by ensuring compliance to all quality requirements
  • Ensure a comprehensive design history file is completed and maintained for all work
  • Support and participate with inter departmental teams to facilitate new product/process improvements


  • An engineering degree (preferably mechanical or design) or equivalent.
  • 5+ year’s industry experience in a medical product development environment.


  • Strong Solidworks and Microsoft Office skills required.
  • Knowledge of DFM (Design For Manufacturing) and Materials properties.
  • Knowledge of GD&T (Geometric dimensioning and tolerancing)

Salary:   Will depend on experience.     €35k – €45k pa

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Exalt Recruitment was established in 2005 and is dedicated to delivering expert recruitment services to indigenous and multinational sectors. During the recruitment process we are guided by an individual approach to both client and candidate.

Get in Touch

Unit 9, Glenrock House,
Glenrock Business Park,
Ballybane, Galway, Ireland

+353 91 761670

Fax: +353 91 765506

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