Manufacturing Engineer

Date: May 4, 2022

Location: Jaffrey, NH, US

Company: Teleflex

Expected Travel: Up to 10%

Requisition ID: 6157

 

About Teleflex Incorporated

Teleflex is a global provider of clinically effective medical technologies designed to improve the health and quality of people’s lives. We apply purpose driven innovation – a relentless pursuit of identifying unmet clinical needs – to benefit patients and healthcare providers. Our portfolio is diverse, with solutions in the fields of vascular and interventional access, interventional cardiology, surgical, anesthesia, cardiac care, interventional urology, urology, emergency medicine and respiratory care. Teleflex employees worldwide are united in the understanding that what we do every day makes a difference. For more information, please visit teleflex.com.

 

OEM – Teleflex Medical OEM is a leading global provider of product development and production services for medical device manufacturers. We set ourselves apart with deep expertise, decades of experience, a dedication to design for manufacturability, and extensive, in-house capabilities, which include engineering, regulatory services, material selection and formulation, prototyping, manufacturing, assembly and packaging. We deliver industry-changing innovations and next-generation solutions for extrusions; diagnostic and interventional catheters; balloons and balloon catheters; sheath/dilator sets; specialty sutures, braids and fibers; and bioabsorbable sutures, yarns and resins. Join a dynamic, growing team that offers healthcare providers an array of medical technology solutions that make a difference in patients’ lives.

Position Summary

This Manufacturing Engineer position will provide Teleflex Medical OEM with technical support and operating knowledge for our medical device operation. This person will take an important role in engineering functions such as validating and troubleshooting processes and identifying and implementing process improvements. The Manufacturing Engineer applies technical skills and a hands-on approach to medical manufacturing, working with cross-functional teams to solve problems and meet operational goals. 

Principal Responsibilities

•    Evaluates manufacturing processes by designing and conducting research programs; applying knowledge of product design, fabrication, assembly, tooling, and materials; conferring with equipment vendors; soliciting observations from operators.
•    Develop and support plastics manufacturing processes by studying product requirements; researching, designing, modifying, and testing manufacturing methods and equipment; conferring with equipment vendors. (Injection molding, extrusion, Thermal forming, Bonding, Ultrasonic Welding, etc.) 
•    Troubleshoot and validate processes 
•    Identify and implement process improvements and improving efficiency by analyzing and production work flow, assembly, methods, space requirements, and equipment layout.
•    Assures product and process quality by designing testing methods; testing finished-product and process capabilities; establishing standards; confirming manufacturing processes.
•    Provides manufacturing decision making information by calculating production, labor, and material costs; reviewing production schedules; estimating future requirements.
•    Create and update manufacturing and engineering documentation (SOPs, Specifications, Engineering Drawings, etc)
•    Prepares product and process reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing information and trends.
•    Coordinates the manufacturing launch of new/revised products including establishing goals, training team members and evaluating results.
•    Plan and complete Engineering assignments
•    Support MRB Activities including NC, CAPA, SCAR as Engineering Lead
•    Other duties as assigned
 

Education / Experience Requirements

 

  • BS in Engineering Required.  BS in Plastics, Mechanical or Manufacturing Engineering preferred. 
  • 2+ years of manufacturing experience in a regulated environment preferred.
     

Specialized Skills / Other Requirements

•    Experience with plastics manufacturing processes is essential.  (Injection molding, extrusion, Thermal forming, Bonding, Ultrasonic Welding, etc.)  
•    Engineering Drawing creation and interpretation (Solidworks, AutoCAD, GD&T)
•    Design for manufacturing
•    Manufacturing Process Development
•    Capital Equipment Specification, Development, and Support
•    Good oral and written communication skills. 
•    Initiate, prioritize and drive projects to completion
•    Self-starter with strong proactive work ethic, well-organized and detail-oriented who can work independently.
•    FDA/ISO manufacturing/documentation requirements, QSR, GMP, FMEA, IQ, OQ, PQ etc.
•    Process improvement methodology.
•    Proficiency in Microsoft Office required 
•    Statistical Techniques/Analysis using Minitab or similar tool
 

 

Teleflex, Inc. is an affirmative action & equal opportunity employer. D/V/M/F. Applicants will be considered without regard to age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality, sex, or veteran status. If you require accommodation to apply for a position, please contact us at: 262-439-1894.

Teleflex is the home of Arrow®, Deknatel®, Hudson RCI®, LMA®, Pilling®, Rüsch®, UroLift® and Weck® – trusted brands united by a common sense of purpose. Teleflex, the Teleflex logo, Arrow, Deknatel, Hudson RCI, LMA, Pilling, Rüsch, UroLift and Weck are trademarks or registered trademarks of Teleflex Incorporated or its affiliates, in the U.S. and/or other countries.

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