Senior Manufacturing Engineer

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  • Location:

    Manchester, United States

  • Sector:

    Manufacturing Engineers

  • Contact:

    Bob Giusti

  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

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Senior Manufacturing Engineer



  • The Senior Manufacturing Engineer owns the collection, processing and analysis of manufacturing process data to develop a technical improvement plan for area(s) of ownership.
  • Work collaboratively with design engineering team to provide manufacturability (DFx) feedback
  • Develop LEAN cellular manufacturing models that support the future ramp-up growth of various programs.
  • Develop, line layout, standardized work, production control methods, clear assembly instructions, fixtures, and pFMEA’s.
  • Cross-functional effectiveness both internally and externally with the engineering team, operations team, materials team, customers, and partners.
  • Consult with suppliers to determine product specifications, working with supply chain team to purchase equipment, materials, and parts.
  • Interface with manufacturing partners for all stages of design transfer to ensure products meet performance criteria, delivering a quality product on-time.

Skills and Experience:

  • BS in Mechanical Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering or suitable combination of successful prior experience and education.
  • 5+ years’ experience in a hands-on, production manufacturing engineering role (medical device preferred).
  • Previous experience building, troubleshooting, and repairing complex electro-mechanical systems/devices, manufacturing processes and assembly lines.
  • Knowledge of component forming processes, assembly processes, and production line optimization, documentation and process improvement.
  • Preferred experience in Design for Manufacturability and/or Design Transfer for complex medical devices.
  • Previous experience with ERP/MRP Systems, preferably Exact MAX
  • Understanding and successful prior use of Lean Manufacturing and Six Sigma Principles
  • Green belt or higher certification preferred