PROJECT ENGINEER-MED DEVICE MANUFACTURING

Location: BERWYN, NE
Date Posted: 09-27-2018
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Participates in cross-functional teams to improve production processes, facilities, and reduce manufacturing and raw material costs. Works to develop innovative concepts and designs that improve processes or products. Assists in the analysis of production performance to identify potential cost reductions and helps to develop cost estimates to justify capital expenditures.
 
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS
  • Develops concepts and designs for internal and external development that bring innovative solutions to complex problems.
  • Works with outside engineering firms and prepares machine specifications for new equipment purchases.
  • Performs testing of new equipment at the vendor’s site and validates the new equipment once it is installed in the plant.
  • Develops cost estimates for new equipment and facility projects and justifies those capital expenditures.
  • Assists in the analysis of production/product performance and identifies solutions to improve performance and achieve cost reductions.
  • Participates in cross-functional teams to deliver project objectives on schedule.
  • Communicates information among division, plant and vendor personnel.
 
SAFETY AND ENVIRONMENTAL PERFORMANCE STANDARDS
  • Establish and report on annual safety and environmental goals as set out in Standards of Performance.  Goals to be specific, measurable, trackable, and include as many parameters as possible.
  • Discuss and document pertinent safety and environmental management topics at staff meetings.
  • Ensure that management review meetings of lost time injuries, significant damage, and high-potential incidents are held no later than the next working day. Engineering Manager
  • Implement the use of a Preventative Maintenance Program to ensure that all new equipment and processes are reviewed for their safety and results documented.
  • Evaluate the Preventative Maintenance Program to determine scheduling and servicing problems and if they have impacted on safety performance.
  • Audit the Plant's equipment lock-out policy and procedures to ensure zero energy state of the relevant pneumatic systems.
  • Ensure all projects and new equipment have full and documented safety review.
 
OTHER RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Complies with all local quality policies/procedures/practices through consistent application of sound Quality Assurance principles.  Ensures compliance through appropriate communication, training, and education of sound Quality Assurance principles.  
  • Performs other job related duties as assigned.
  • Observes all safety, environmental and quality system standards.
  • All requirements are subject to possible modification to reasonably accommodate individuals with disabilities.
  • Some requirements may exclude individuals who pose a direct threat or significant risk to the health and safety of themselves or other employees.
EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE AND SKILLS REQUIRED
  • A B.S. Degree in a technical discipline required, Mechanical preferred. A B.S. Degree in Industrial, Manufacturing, Project Management or Electrical considered. 
  • Must possess a broad knowledge of the fundamental principles of equipment design, statistics, physics and other related technical sciences.
  • Experience in high speed manufacturing, as well as a general knowledge of plant operations (Accounting, Quality Assurance and Purchasing) is preferred.
  • Exerting up to 20 pound occasionally, and/or 10 pounds of force frequently, or negligible constantly.  Walking or standing to a significant degree, or sitting constantly and pushing/pulling controls.
  • Strong verbal, written, analytical, persuasion and interpersonal skills.
  • CAD proficiency required.
Very competitive salary and benefits!
Great company to work for!
Full relocation package is available!
Don't miss out! Apply now and we'll be in touch immediately with more specific details, salary information and to answer any questions!!

This position does NOT provide sponsorship so please do NOT apply if you require sponsorship.  Thank You

KP Recruiting Group 
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