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Mechanical Engineer - R&D

Kelly Services

Westborough, MA
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Job Title Mechanical Engineer - R&D

Jobid US41L8LR_BH1425803

Location: Westborough, MA, 01581, USA

Description _Kelly Services is currently hiring an R&D Life Cycle Engineer for a year long contract with a prestigious Biopharmaceutical organization._

**Position Details:**

**Industry:** Healthcare

**Assignment:** Temporary/Contract

**Work Location:** Westborough, MA

**Job Title:** Mechanical Engineer - R & D

**Duration:** 12 Months

Essential Responsibilities Engineering:
• Design of plastic components, assemblies, packaging, tooling and fixtures; analyze and validate tolerances, performance, cost and manufacturability. Source components.
• Supports designing products to meet their intended use. Ensure performance of engineering analyses (support / coordinate and review FEA, CFD analyses) to aid in making design decisions.
• Create detail and assembly drawings and associated Bill-of-Materials.
• Verify product performance against design inputs. Write verification protocols, perform testing, analyze and interpret test data, and write and present verification reports.
• Create manufacturing documents, including initial assembly instructions, inspection specifications, component specifications, and packaging instructions.
• Self-manage tasks. Identify design requirements, perform risk assessments, identify required resources, estimate time and budget, and interface with peers, managers, suppliers and customers.
• Interface with a cross-functional team to resolve issues.
• Interface with customers and cross-functional groups for complaint investigations, drive root cause analysis and implement quality and design related improvements.
• Release products through the ECR/ECO process.
• Maintain safe work area.


• Bachelor’s degree in either; Mechanical Engineering, Plastics Engineering, or BioEngineering
• 1 to 2 years of relevant experience in Mechanical engineering, Biological Sciences, Biotechnology, medical device development or a related field
• Proficient in SolidWorks or Pro/Engineer CAD (preferably SolidWorks)
• Plastic part design and drafting GD&T per ASME Y14.5 standards
• Working experience with plastics and relevant material characteristics, particularly as used in disposable medical devices, or life science or biomedical products.
• Basic understanding of materials, properties, Mfg. processes, and product assembly
• Awareness of GMP and governmental regulations related to drug manufacturing sufficient to appreciate the need for documentation accuracy
• Experience in developing DOE (Design of Experiments) test protocols and reports
• Experience in Root Cause Analysis for investigations
• Ability to write reports; communicate test analysis and results
• Familiarity with relevant regulatory and QA guidelines governing implementation and use of disposable materials and components.
• Hands-on experience designing, prototyping and testing and implementing components and designs.
• Proficient with Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint
• Good communication and writing skills for working

Desired Characteristics

• Six Sigma Greenbelt or Blackbelt Certification
• Proficient with Microsoft Project and Visio is desired
• Experience in FEA, CFD and MoldFlow analysis CAE tools
• Knowledge of bio-compatible material selection for sterile single-use application in bio-processing and/or medical device applications
• Experience in leading projects/activities to meet customer requirements
• Use of DFSS in designing products
• Application of risk management methodologies to aid in meeting commitments

**Why Kelly** **®** **?**

Kelly puts you in charge of your career, with access to cutting edge projects and technologies inindustry leading organizations. Top companies throughout the world have trusted Kelly as a premiersource of engineering talent and services since 1965. And engineering job seekers know Kelly as a firmwith an unmatched reputation for quality, integrity and professionalism. Whether you seek the varietyand flexibility of working on short term project engagements, or prefer contract-to-hire or directhire placement with our clients, apply with Kelly to explore opportunities that suit your specificprofessional interests.

**AboutKelly Services** **®**

As a workforce advocate for over 70 years, we are proud to directly employ nearly 500,000 people around the world and have a role in connecting thousands more with work through our global network of talent suppliers and partners. Revenue in 2017 was $5.4 billion. Visit and connect with us on Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter .

Kelly Services is an equal opportunity employer including, but not limited to, Minorities, Females,Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and iscommitted to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunityis The Law.

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