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Danaher Corporation Process Engineer (m/f/d) in Cork, Ireland

Position Summary:

Determines the optimal manufacturing methods and processes for producing company products from start-up, building the product line, through satisfactory production. This includes analyzing engineering design documents to establish manufacturing methods and processes to manufacture a component, creating conceptual sketches and initiating the design and building of required tooling. Describes outside vendor services needed for the manufacture of a component. Establishes outsourced vendor manufacturing & quality plans. Roles that drive improvement to product cost, quality and performance by utilizing Value Analysis/Value Engineering (VAVE) methodologies. This position reports to ´the Operations Manager.


  • Coordinate the implementation of process changes, product revisions, and new product introduction to ensure a smooth transition to the production floor, ensuring all quality and validation requirements are met.

  • Provide training to manufacturing associates in new and existing processes

  • Maintain and create technical documentation such as SOPs and Training Instructions.

  • Initiate root-cause investigations, analysis and documentation of production failures.

  • Coordinate with various departments to execute and implement corrective and preventive actions.

  • Develop and implement improvements projects for production process, equipment and tools

  • Lead/Participate in Kaizen activities.


  • B.S. Degree in Mechanical, Electrical, Industrial, Manufacturing Engineering or related technical degree or 5 years experience in Lean Operations and Engineering.

  • Demonstrated troubleshooting, analytical and planning/organizing skills.

  • Ability to work independently and with teams. Strong written and verbal communication skills. Excellent problem-solving skills and be able to drive through improvements.

  • Understands Lean Manufacturing principles and methodology. Ability to read and understand wiring and pneumatic diagrams.

When you join us, you’ll also be joining Danaher’s global organization, where 69,000 people wake up every day determined to help our customers win. As an associate, you’ll try new things, work hard, and advance your skills with guidance from dedicated leaders, all with the support of powerful Danaher Business System (https://www.danaher.com/how-we-work/danaher-business-system) tools and the stability of a tested organization.At Danaher, we value diversity and the existence of similarities and differences, both visible and not, found in our workforce, workplace and throughout the markets we serve. Our associates, customers and shareholders contribute unique and different perspectives as a result of these diverse attributes.If you’ve ever wondered what’s within you, there’s no better time to find out.