MANUFACTURING ENGINEER

at Tecomet
Location West Palm Beach, Florida
Date Posted August 4, 2022
Category Engineering
Job Type Not Specified

Description

Position Information

Job Summary:

The Manufacturing Engineer is responsible for optimizing and supporting the successful development, implementation, and improvement of highly capable manufacturing processes of the company s products and services. Included in these responsibilities but not limited to create, document, develop, and implement processes and procedures required to manufacture, assemble, test, and package while adhering to all safety, quality, regulatory and customer requirements.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Develops, evaluates, and implement optimized, highly capable and cost-effective manufacturing processes and inspection methods in accordance with product specifications and quality standards.
  • Improves and eliminates waste in all manufacturing processes, utilizing Lean Manufacturing and Six Sigma techniques.
  • Develops and implements process control techniques and procedures into manufacturing environments.
  • Analyzes manufacturing process flows and floor layout for the enhancements of safety, quality, cost reduction, and throughput.
  • Creates and implements manufacturing cells when applicable.
  • Collaborates with quality control and design engineering regarding product tooling, gaging and design to ensure effectual production methods necessary to achieve zero defect, low product cost and standard work.
  • Estimates resource requirements, production times, and relative costs to provide data for operational decisions.
  • Works closely with manufacturing departments to develop, coordinate, and implement technical training for employees.
  • Creates and maintains tool, fixtures, and functional gauges to support manufacturing.
  • Process ERP system data to support shop floor activity.
  • Provides engineering support to the production department to troubleshoot and resolve technical problems.
  • Supports company policies and procedures, goals and objectives, FDA regulations, and good manufacturing practices.
  • Support Creation of PFMEA and assist with design reviews, and FMEA activities

Leads NPI (new Product Introduction) projects and interacts Abandonment

  • with customers
  • Leads Root Cause Analysis for nonconformance and Corrective Actions (CAPA)
  • Provide data-driven solutions for process improvement and field investigations, remediation s for RMA Team as needed.
  • Work closely with manufacturing departments to develop, coordinate, and implement technical training for employees.
  • Leads IQ/OQ/PQ Validations and DCN Process.
  • Lead projects for Lean / Six Sigma Initiatives.
  • Provides capital equipment justifications.
  • May lead technical team leads and other engineers.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.

Qualification Requirements

Educational/Training Requirement:

  • Bachelor s degree in Mechanical, or Manufacturing Engineering

Experience:

  • Minimum of 5 years experience in a high precision CNC manufacturing machine shop or tooling manufacturing environment, required.
  • Proficient in a 3D model using SolidWorks, ProE or other CAD/CAM software fixture development and tooling optimization.
  • Write the CNC program using Mastercam or similar software and building prototypes.
  • Fixture design and tool selection experience.
  • Secondary processes experience (welding, polishing, passivation, anodizing, heat treat, assembly) desired.
  • Lean manufacturing project experience in cost reduction/process optimization required.

Licenses/Certifications:

  • N/A

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Medical industry background highly preferred
  • Extensive experience in CNC processes.
  • Strong background in Process Improvement.
  • Lean / Six Sigma methodology with Green Belt certification being a plus.
  • CAD CAM for designing and manufacturing.
  • Knowledge of SPC tools and processes and cellular manufacturing
  • Blueprint reading including GD&T dimensioning.
  • Problem solving and Root Cause analysis experience.
  • Leadership skills, a team player with entrepreneurial skills.

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