Our client, a medical device manufacturer in Acton, MA is looking for a Manufacturing Engineer to join their team for a 6+ month contract.
Design, develop, integrate, test, evaluate or improve integrated systems or related processes, including human work factors, quality control, inventory control, logistics and material flow, cost analysis, and production coordination. May work with commercial or New Product Development to refine product designs to increase productivity and decrease costs.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
-Identify opportunities or implement changes to improve products or reduce costs using knowledge of fabrication processes, tooling and production equipment, assembly methods, quality control standards, or product design, materials and parts.
-Execute Process Validations (IQ, OQ, PQ) on new processes.
-Troubleshoot new or existing product problems involving designs, materials, or processes. Provide technical expertise or support related to manufacturing.
-Confer with engineers or other personnel to implement operating procedures, resolve system malfunctions, or provide technical information.
-Determine root causes of failures using statistical methods and recommend changes in designs, tolerances, or processing methods.
-Perform nonconforming material analysis and create NCM reports. Work with Quality Control on reducing the NCMRs.
-Plan and establish sequence of operations to fabricate and assemble parts or products and to promote efficient utilization.
-Read and interpret technical drawings, schematics, or computer-generated reports.
-Update documentation for job instructions, work instructions, and standard operating procedures.
-Ensure safety procedures are followed, work areas are clean and maintained, and the department is following regulatory compliance requirements.
-Evaluate precision and accuracy of production and testing equipment and engineering drawings to formulate corrective action plan.
-Recommend design modifications to improve manufacturing efficiencies.
-Apply continuous improvement methods such as lean manufacturing to enhance manufacturing quality, reliability, or cost-effectiveness.
-Bachelors degree in Mechanical or other Engineering Discipline, or Associates degree with equivalent experience.
-Over 2 years of job-related experience in manufacturing
Knowledge of Process Validation (IQ/OQ/PQ)
-Determining how a system should work and how changes in conditions, operations, and the environment will affect outcomes.
Talking to others to convey information effectively.
-Proficient with Solid Edge or Solid Works CAD programs
Proficient with Microsoft Office tools