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Process Engineer

Kelly Services
Plymouth, MA 02361
Process Engineer (Plymouth, MA)

Are you ready, ASAP for a new role? Have you ever been up a night thinking about your companys manufacturing processes, having great ideas for how you can change them, but, no way to do it? If so this role is for you

Client that machines highly engineered implants and instruments for surgical applications is currently hiring a Process Engineer to support Engineering optimizing manufacturing processes.

This is a newly created role and is a Direct Hire.


Product specialties include custom bone screws, bone plates and fixation devices; and perfect-fit complementary, surgical drivers, drill bits, taps and other rotary cutting instruments. They have decades of experience in every aspect of medical machining manufacturing, with specialties in CNC milling, turning, mill/turn and cutter-grinding of all surgical-grade materials, including titanium and other high-performance specialty alloys and plastics.


New role due to growth.

This role reports to Engineering Manager, making manufacturing better.

Client machine metals used to make implants.

Very hands on role with a lot of C.I. initiatives.

Strong mechanical aptitude.

3-5 years.

Medical Device Manufacturing experience is critical.

CNC machinery, metalworking, the need to understand processes associated with machining metal are huge pluses. Theres a lot of post-processing (deburr, painted, etched, etc.). Need someone who has worked with optimizing metal, making things look nice.


This position is under the direction of the Engineering Manager and is responsible for the design and implementation of workings and methodologies to support/improve operations and efficiencies. The Process Engineer analyzes the value stream and identifies opportunities to eliminate non-value-added steps in the process. The Process Engineer will provide team leadership support for process improvement projects, quality, productivity, and cost reductions.


Provide technical troubleshooting/problem solving and training.

Develop and implement equipment and tooling improvement ideas.

Perform project management responsibilities for assigned manufacturing changes or new product introductions, including facilitating and participating in project start-up teams.

Utilize proven lean manufacturing based analytical and troubleshooting/problem solving techniques to identify opportunities for cost reduction, lead-time reduction, inventory reduction and quality improvement through defect reduction.

Conduct research and development testing, and validation to determine effectiveness and compliance to quality standards for the manufacturing processes.

Prepare cost estimates for design or product process changes.

Evaluate existing machinery and processes to recommend improvements that enhance both operator performance and ergonomics/safety of overall production.

Lead and participate in quality improvement and continuous improvement projects.

Optimize floor layout, material flow, along with implementation of lean concepts; document improvements to manufacturing efficiencies, takt time, floor space utilization and overhead.

Develop or revise technical documentation to specify manufacturing processes, including documentation of equipment qualification, setup and maintenance procedure.

Provide accurate and complete engineering documentation.

Coordinate and support cross-functional teams, quality, safety, and maintenance.


3-5 years experience in medical device Manufacturing.

Preferable, an understanding of GMP for Medical Devices FDA 21, CFR Part 820, Quality System Regulation and ISO 13485 Medical Devices.

Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

Proficiency in Microsoft Office Software, and Solidworks (preferred).

Project Management and Lean Manufacturing experience.

Good knowledge of statistical tools, ability to manage multiple tasks.

Must be flexible and adapt to changing environments and priorities.

Proven ability to collaborate in a team environment.

Demonstrated entrepreneurial skills with the ability to work effectively in a fast paced and changing environment with multiple priorities.

Preferred Bachelors Degree in Manufacturing, Mechanical or Industrial Engineering. Willing to consider alternate Engineering Degree programs with relevant experience.

Basic knowledge of GD&T ASME Y14.5 preferred.

Previous experience with Six Sigma methodologies or similar statistical analysis for process improvement preferred.


**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/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). 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: 2022-07-27 Expires: 2022-09-01

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