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Packaging Engineering Manager Job

Boston Scientific's hybrid workplace includes remote and onsite roles. By applying to this position, you will have the opportunity to discuss your preferred working location with your Talent Acquisition Specialist.

Remote Eligible:  Hybrid
Onsite Location(s): 

Galway, G, IE

More than the opportunity of a lifetime...the chance to improve lives 

For more than 30 years, Boston Scientific has advanced the practice of less-invasive medicine. The Company's products help physicians and other medical professionals improve their patients' quality of life by providing alternatives to surgery. Since 1994, employees in Galway have been at the forefront of some of these truly innovative medical device designs and manufacturing. 


We are excited to recruit a Packaging Engineering Manager for our team in Galway. Reporting into a Global function, you will work with key stakeholders in Galway and across the wider Boston network. 


In your new role as Packaging Engineering Manager, you will lead an experienced and ambitious team in the specialised function of Packaging Engineering and Labelling Development. As well as being an expert in your field key aspects of the role will include providing and developing a strategic approach to your team's development. 


So if you are ready to advance your career with Boston Scientific Galway, where we value innovation, advancing our technology, and a great work-life balance, check out the job specifics below and apply.


Key Activities of the Role:


  • Lead technical advancement projects, providing guidance and approval regarding technical strategies and approaches.
  • Work closely with various BSC personnel and divisions to ensure an improved, practical, and consistent approach to packaging and labelling.
  • Provide guidance and training to staff to progress towards defined career goals, motivate individuals to achieve results, and recruit and maintain a high-quality team.
  • Develop strong team skills, including optimised communication, teamwork, and initiative while supporting deliverables.
  • Assist with and manage functional deliverables, ensuring technical excellence throughout the process.
  • Ensure continued intellectual property development from self and staff.
  • Assist with and complete the development of budgets; monitor spending.
  • Assist in the identification and development of department tools.
  • Determine appropriate staff levels, schedules, and resources. Work with project managers to understand priorities and plan resource and time allocation accordingly.
  • Collaborate with project staff to develop assignments and schedules that will meet completion dates for R&D deliverables.
  • Continuously monitor and evaluate project and department progress and goals.
  • Assure that appropriate resources (personnel, tools, etc.) are maintained to maintain Quality System compliance and adherence to the BSC Quality Policy.
  • Foster a diverse workplace that enables all participants to contribute to their full potential in pursuit of organisational objectives.


Qualifications and Experience:


  • HETAC Level 8 in a relevant discipline
  • Minimum 5 years experience in a similar role.
  • Expert technical capabilities.
  • Proven ability to lead a team and develop employees.
  • Good technical capabilities, communication skills, teamwork abilities and initiative.
  • Project Management, Stakeholder Management and strong business acumen.


At Boston Scientific, we recognise that nurturing a diverse and inclusive workplace helps us be more innovative. It is essential in advancing science for life and improving patient health. That is why we stand for inclusion, equality, and opportunity. By embracing the richness of our unique backgrounds and perspectives, we create a better, more rewarding place for our employees to work and reflect the patients, customers, and communities we serve. Boston Scientific is proud to be an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.


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