Manufacturing Engineer 4

  • Location

    Mount Olive, United States

  • Sector:

    Business Professional

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  • Contact:

    Sonu Chouhan

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • Expiry date:


Position Overview

Are you a seasoned problem solver looking to join a fast paced medical device manufacturer? Do you love being part of a dynamic manufacturing organization with a continuous improvement focus? We are looking to hire an engineer who is self-motivated, disciplined, and drives solutions to the most complex manufacturing issues in a team based environment.

  • The product engineer is responsible for working with suppliers to develop and optimize tooling and manufacturing processes
  • Maintain detailed and comprehensive records of all inventive ideas, designs, and very complex improvements, subsequently driving their implementation.
  • Improve productivity by generating cost savings ideas, implementing improvement projects, and realizing/monitoring savings.
  • Drives review of results and application of root cause analysis tools to determine that products perform in the intended manner.


  • Develop and maintain an active list of manufacturing tooling and activities required to ensure consistent production quality and volume
  • Works directly with suppliers to implement product stability and cost savings activities.
  • Collaborate closely with Procurement to coordinate Early Supplier Involvement and input into design to achieve manufacturability and target cost
  • Work with Quality, Procurement, Manufacturing, Logistics, Testers to ensure product readiness for volume production
  • Achieve on time delivery of key milestone
  • Collaborate with related business partners

Required Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience

  • BS in Engineering Field
  • 10-15 Years experience in Medical Device Development or Manufacturing
  • Experience with various plastic molding operations
  • Technical knowledge of the design and construction of plastic injection molds, blow molds, structural foam molds, compression molds, thermoforming tools, and other manufacturing process tooling, jigs, and fixtures
  • Provide input for molded part DFM reviews and for resolving production issues
  • Experience with tools and principles to maximize the effective manufacture of high quality goods such as Design To Cost, Early Supplier Involvement, Design For Manufacturing and Assembly
  • Medical Device, or other FDA regulated field
  • 10% Travel