Engineering & Technical

Manufacturing Engineer

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  • Location:

    Beverly, United States

  • Sector:

    Manufacturing Engineers

  • Contact:

    Kevin Sledge

  • Published:

    over 4 years ago




  • Estimate production times, staffing requirements, and related costs to provide information for management decisions.
  • Confers with management, engineering and other staff regarding manufacturing capabilities, production schedules and other considerations to facilitate production processes.
  • Apply statistical methods to estimate future manufacturing requirements and potential.
  • Improve existing operations, incorporating new methods, processes and training.
  • Handle equipment purchase and installation, perform IQ/OQ and PQ functions.
  • Investigate operational problems affecting production and deal with them in a systematic, methodical manner.
  • Prepare manufacturing documentation required for product manufacture.
  • Coordinate projects.
  • Identify ways to reduce production costs.
  • Work with R&D and other departments to produce cost estimates for new designs.
  • Work with regulatory bodies to ensure safety, environmental and design standards are met.
  • Serve as a team member in support of 'design for manufacturability'.
  • Assist R&D in the transition of new products to production product status.
  • Generate and update assembly documentation (travelers/work instructions).
  • Process engineering changes 
  • Control manufacturing costs by employee creative manufacturing and assembly methods (fixture design).
  • Determine and review product cost.
  • Provide production floor support.



  • BS in mechanical or manufacturing engineering. Strong background in interpretation of Engineering drawings/specifications and manufacturing process planning/evaluation.
  • Prior experience in machine shop practices including milling, turning and grinding is preferred.
  • Experience with Six Sigma.
  • Experience with mechanical design using SolidWorks.
  • Minimum of 4 years experience - medical device industry
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Prior experience in technical writing and procedure development.
  • Must have demonstrated ability to work as part of a team.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Must be self-motivated.