Johnson & Johnson Re-Ignite Ireland 2019

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Location: Limerick, Ireland

Start Date: Flexible, as soon as possible

Programme: 6 month returnship

Return to Work Snr. Mechanical Engineer – Vistakon Ireland

Did you take a break from the professional world to pursue other priorities? Do you want to develop technologies and create solutions that significantly improve patients’ lives? If you are an experienced, high-calibre engineer eager to return to engineering after a break of two or more years, the Johnson & Johnson Re-Ignite Program is for you.

Returning to a professional career in STEM after an extended break can be a challenge. But Johnson & Johnson believes there is power in your experience; they see great value when people step away from their everyday career to pursue new goals and absorb new perspectives. That’s why they created an empowering way for bold and motivated people to transition back to full-time careers.

About the Re-Ignite Programme

This 6-month contract as part of Johnson & Johnson’s returnship Career Program will refresh your technical skills while you work with a market leader in healthcare. In addition to key job responsibilities, they provide flexi hours, technical training, professional development, and peer mentoring with full access to the R&D engineering community at Vistakon. After completion of the program, there is the possibility of becoming a full-time employee with the most dynamic health care organisation in the world, Johnson & Johnson.

The Re-Ignite Program is designed to increase the pipeline of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths) talent who are returning from a two or more-year career break. This program provides the opportunity for professionals to get back into the workforce at a later life stage and offers a powerful return-to-work strategy for these individuals. If you are ready to re-launch your career and are looking to grow and stretch with new opportunities, The Johnson & Johnson Re-Ignite Program is for you!

Who they are looking for

Johnson & Johnson is looking for someone with passion for equipment and automation with a strong background in systematic problem solving and data analysis techniques.

Previous experience with Equipment OEE Performance Improvement is Required.

You will be a key contributor of multiple projects within cross-functional teams.

Education & experience:

About Johnson & Johnson


Johnson & Johnson focuses on change. They use innovation to prevent, treat, cure and stop diseases. Developing a vaccine for HIV, refrigerated drones that deliver medicines to places that are hard to reach or robots that operate, everything they do should have a positive impact on people’s lives, nearby and worldwide.


They take care of their people. They give you the chance to discover, engage, live life to the fullest. They hand you the tools to customise your work life to your own lifestyle. With enough fun and challenges at work but also enough time for you.


As a professional, Johnson & Johnson wants to grow. They want you to grow. They offer an international context, filled with opportunities and programs to broaden your knowhow and experience,
in-depth or beyond.

Application process

For more information and to apply see: Re-Ignite Snr. Equipment Engineer

Please apply asap. The final closing date is 28 June but applications will be assessed on a rolling basis so the closing date may come forward

With any questions, please email Eloisa Ruiz on