1+ months

Senior Manufacturing Engineer

Kelly Services
Cleveland, MS 38733
**Industry:** Healthcare / Pharmaceutical

**Work Location:** Cleveland, MS

**Job Title:** **Senior Manufacturing Engineer**

**Duration:** 12 Months (Temporary/Contract) Possible extension

**Senior Manufacturing Engineer Cleveland, MS**

**About the Cleveland, MS facility:**

Clevelands technology and automation are cutting edge. It is the U.S. sole source for plastic pour bottles, glass IV, and various reconstitution devices. This facility produces several major product lines with a diverse array of automated manufacturing technologies ranging from bottle solution filling, injection molding, and device assembly.

**About the Position:**

This position is a key role in the Injection Molding and Devices. Primary focus will be on implementing equipment refurbishment projects for a Contract Manufacturing Operation. Additional focus will also be on manufacturing equipment reliability and process support work within the Injection Molding and Devices Operations as well as supporting the launch of a product re-design and capacity expansion. Cross-functional project management will be involved in this role as well.

The contract duration should be for 12 months with the option to extend to 24 months depending in final approved project scope, timeline, and funding.

Specific project work for this contract opportunity will include

o Upgrading obsolete hardware on existing automated assembly machines (new pressure decay testers, ultrasonic welders, silicone dispensing equipment).

o Support of procurement and qualification of new injection mold tooling.

o Validation/Qualification activities for new molds, machines, assembly equipment.

o Assist Project Manager with required project planning, project controls, and procurement work

**Essential Duties and Responsibilities:**

Utilize engineering principles to design/modify precision assembly and/or manufacturing equipment.

Provide controls expertise to support installation planning on equipment to be retrofitted or refurbished.

Manage projects and coordinate validation to ensure minimal invasion to equipment and downtime of operation during retrofit/refurbishment.

Procure equipment and vendor resources for application support at installation and validation.

Prepare refurbishment schedules and manage tasks and coordinate validation tasks to minimize equipment downtime.

Interface with plant and corporate groups as well as contractors and vendors.

Must be able to interact with all levels of employees and functions such as quality, validation, manufacturing, purchasing, maintenance, etc.

Manage installation, start-up, debug, and commission of existing/refurbished manufacturing processes.

Support validation activities like hardware and software testing.

Support product life cycle management including: product design changes, material changes, Supplier Notice of Change (SNC) assessments, specification changes, etc.

Provide technical support/troubleshooting to all plant departments.

Demonstrate proactive communication and problem solving.

Responsible for adhering to FDA Design Control standards at all times.

Responsible for adhering to and maintaining all department Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs), forms, log books.

Perform process reviews and prepare technical reports detailing equipment operation and preventative maintenance.

Develop User Requirement Specifications, Technical Specifications, and Design Specifications for new equipment or upgrades to existing equipment.

Must be able to read and interpret blueprints, technical drawings, schematics, and computer-generated reports.

Must be able to meet all cleanroom garbing & personnel protective equipment (PPE) requirements for areas of manufacturing where work needs to be done.

Must be able to work flexible hours including some overtime work on nights and weekends as needed to support manufacturing/project activities.


Bachelor degree in Engineering required. (Mechanical, Industrial, Electrical, or Computer degrees are preferred)

7+ years Engineering / Manufacturing experience required. FDA manufacturing experience is preferred.

Programming/troubleshooting experience with automation controls, automated assembly, control systems, PLCs, HMIs, servos, and vision inspection systems is required.

Design software experience (like AutoCAD, Solid Works, etc.) is preferred.

Six Sigma Black Belt Certification or industry standard equivalent is preferred.

Plastic injection molding experience is a plus.

Project Management skills and experience (including Microsoft Project software) are a plus.

Lean Manufacturing skills and experience area

**Why Kelly?**

+ As a Kelly Services employee, you will have access to numerous perks, including:

+ Exposure to a variety of career opportunities as a result of our expansive network of client companies

+ A competitive hourly pay rate with weekly checks

+ Access to newly expanded Medical Plan options

+ Online continuing education via the Kelly Learning Center

+ Several employee discounts

+ And more!

**Apply Today!**

**Important information:** This position is recruited by a remote Kelly office, not your local Kelly branch. Applicants must be legally permitted to work in the United States.

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

As a worker today, its up to you to take charge of your career and look for opportunities to learn, grow, and achieve your potential. Helping you find whats next is what were all about. We know whats going on in the evolving world of workjust ask the nearly 500,000 people we employ each year. Connecting with us means getting the support, guidance, and opportunities needed to take your career where you may have never imagined.

**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. 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, including, but not limited to, minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law.



Posted: 2020-06-01 Expires: 2020-08-01

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