Process Development Engineer
Michigan, Kalamazoo-Battle Creek
Our client, a Global Leader in the Medical Device Industry has an immediate opening for a Process Development Engineer for a 12 month + Contract. Our client offers results-driven people a place where they can make a difference every day! You will also have the opportunity to work with other like-minded, self-directed and detail oriented Top Talents in an extremely collaborative and professional environment.
Position Description (Principle Duties and Responsibilities)
Working within a cross functional team to execute various tasks within the manufacturing transfer process.
This particular project will involve High Volume production of Plastic Injection molded Manifolds and Automation of the assembly process. For this manufacturing project the suppliers have been selected so the bulk of the work will involve validation, testing acceptance and automating the process. The selected talent may be required to travel to New York to visit suppliers.
Supporting the building of project schedules
Working with current suppliers to understand how components and sub-assemblies are manufactured in order to assist in the transfer of manufacturing process to new suppliers.
Components/manufacturing process to be transferred requiring contractors to support planning, testing, validation work in the following areas: PCB boards, injection molding, manual assembly, electrical design, floor layout.
3-5 years experience
Bachelor s degree in Engineering required (Mechanical or Electrical preferred)
Ability to Travel Domestically and possible International
Top 3 Must Haves
o 1. Good Communicator
o 2. Organized and Structured
o 3. Self-Starter with some experience in the PPAP process
Top 3 Nice To Haves
o 1. Good attention to detail
o 2. Knowing processes such as electrical or and plastic injection molding would be of benefit
o 3. Any experience in Manufacturing Transfers or any supplier activities would be of benefit but not essential.
Other nice to haves: Experience in an FDA regulated or regulated industry beneficial. Experience in PFMEA, Control Plan, SOP and PPAP generation associated with product transfers and launches. Experience in Reviewing and approval of validation documentation.