21 days old

Manufacturing Test Engineer

Kelly Services
Bothell, WA 98021
Kelly Engineering is currently looking to hire a contract **Manufacturing Engineer** to work for one of our top Medical Device clients on-site in Bothell, WA, for a long-term opportunity.

**Description** :

This position is responsible for the maintenance and continuous improvement of manufacturing processes at the company and its Contract Manufacturers as they relate to product quality, delivery, efficiency, and cost.

**Principle Responsibilities and Duties:**

+ Manages process maintenance activities including: planning, process definition, process limit definition, process failure mode effects analysis, process validation planning and execution, and process related documentation.

+ Performs data analysis and trending on manufacturing processes.

+ Ensure processes achieve required quality, reliability, and efficiency levels, in addition to desired cost targets.

+ Initiates root-cause analysis, troubleshooting and improvement activities to increase quality and yields, and reduce cost.

+ Performs cost analysis and implements cost reduction plans.

+ Works within a cross-functional team to improve manufacturing efficiency by analyzing and planning work flow, space requirements, and equipment layout.

+ Participates in the design transfer from engineering to manufacturing.

+ Performs production capacity planning and manufacturing line layout activities.

+ Develops and maintains manufacturing assembly instructions, tooling, and other aids to ensure a controlled and efficient manufacturing process.

+ Develops process and equipment verification and validation plans, reports, etc.

+ Participate in production equipment selection process.

+ Creates and maintains end item BOM structures and production routes.

**Experience, Education, Training, Traits:**

+ BS in Mechanical Engineering or Electrical Engineering, related field, or equivalent experience.

+ Experience directly supporting manufacturing operations, preferably with electronics device manufacturing.

+ Experience in a medical device capital equipment manufacturing environment or another regulated environment is desired.

+ Familiarity with process failure modes effects analysis (PFMEA).

+ Understanding of SPC and design of experiments desired.

+ Working knowledge of medical device FDA QSRs and ISO9001 requirements is highly desired.

+ Experience in process verification and validation.

+ Demonstrated ability to drive production process improvement through equipment, methods, and design.

+ Effective communication and documentation skills.

+ A self-motivated and results-oriented individual.

**Desired skills:**

+ Understanding of lean manufacturing concepts.

+ Experience troubleshooting equipment and processes.

+ Experience in a medical device capital equipment manufacturing environment.

+ Experience with the following processes: casting, bonding, plasma etch, mixing, curing, and ultrasonic welding.

+ Background in RF and laser equipment and/or diagnostic or therapeutic ultrasound.

+ Demonstrated ability to coach and train production personnel.

+ Strong PC skills required Word, Excel, etc.

+ Experience with Pro Engineer or other solid modeling tools.

**Language and Verbal Skills**

Ability to read, analyze, and interpret engineering specifications, general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations. Ability to write reports, specifications, business correspondence, and procedure manuals. Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public. Ability to clearly and concisely convey project accomplishments, obstacles, issues, and status to project team members.

**Math Skills**

Ability to work with mathematical concepts such as probability and statistical inference, and fundamentals of plane and solid geometry and trigonometry. Ability to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios, and proportions to practical situations. Ability to use MS Excel to perform calculations and interpret project results/data.

**Analytical and Reading Skills**

Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions. Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deal with several abstract and concrete variables. Ability to read regulatory, technical and clinical literature and documents and extract important concepts.

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

Your engineering skills are in demand, but how do you find the right fit? Easy. With Kelly Engineering, our experts connect you with leading organizations where you can learn and grow, collaborate on innovative projects, and keep your skills sharp with top technology. Whether you prefer the variety and flexibility of short-term projects, or are looking for something more long-term, were here every step of the way to find your dream engineering job.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/non-traditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live. Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.
Posted: 2020-11-04 Expires: 2020-12-05

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