200 new jobs for Waterford
Medical devices firm Nypro Healthcare to establish manufacturing facility
The company will set up a medical device manufacturing facility in Waterford which will make respiratory and injectable devices for global healthcare and pharmaceutical customers.
Among the new positions to be created are healthcare automation engineers and technicians, healthcare quality engineers and technicians, operations managers, program managers, team leaders and operators.
Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation, Richard Bruton, welcomed the announcement. “The South East has suffered disproportionately from unemployment over the years and the creation of over 200 high-end jobs is an enormous boost for the region,” he said.
“Our latest growth phase is built upon the skills, work ethic, creativity and drive of our Nypro Ireland team,” James O’ Gorman, vice resident of Nypro’s drug delivery and diagnostics unit.