The Injection Molding Process Engineer is a "hands on" position
that plans, directs, and coordinates manufacturing equipment and
processes to produce high quality injection molded product. The
Process Engineer is responsible for coordinating the molding
efforts on new program launches, setting up and/or revising
manufacturing processes and assisting the manufacturing operations
in problem solving and continuous process improvements. While
monitoring the effectiveness of processes, this individual
quantifies results, documents, and presents findings to management
and prepares reports. This position also mentors and provides
training to other injection molding personnel.
ESSENTIAL JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:
+ Perform basic setup and operation of plastic injection molding
+ Create process parameters using scientific processing and
+ Create verification / validation protocols (IQ, OQ, PQ), lead
the execution activities, generate relevant data and provide
corresponding documentation and reports.
+ Comply with company's policies and guidelines regarding
injection process control, validation activities and
+ Investigate process failures, identify root cause and work
with other groups as needed to ensure timely countermeasure and
+ Create / modify SOP and work instructions
+ Manage validation projects in order to meet timelines.
+ Implement and make recommendations to optimize process and
+ Work productively and cooperatively with all departments.
+ Work in a clean room environment.
+ Other duties as assigned
Education or Experience (in years):
+ Bachelor's Degree with 2+ years of related work experience,
Plastic Engineering, preferred.
+ Must have minimum of 5 years' experience in a
medium/high-volume manufacturing environment (injection molding,
+ Demonstrated superior communication (written and verbal),
teamwork, and organizational skills.
+ Demonstrated ability to think out of the box and recommend
+ Self-starter must be able to work with little direction and
with high level of self-motivation.
Knowledge and skills:
+ Experience in MS Office (Word, Excel, Power Point, MS
+ Experience in writing technical documents, including
validation documents, procedures, and reports.
+ Must have strong ability to organize and manage multiple tasks
in a fast-paced environment.
+ The ability to work effectively with team members and work
under minimal supervision.
+ Must have strong project management skills and the ability to
lead and train others in a matrixed environment.
+ Ability to work in an office environment
PREFERRED REQUIREMENTS: Scientific process and molding
experience is a plus Experience in validation process (IQ/OQ/PQ)
Experience working in a Medical Device or FDA Regulated environment
Cepheid is an equal opportunity employer and strictly prohibits
unlawful discrimination based upon an individual's race, color,
religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression,
national origin/ancestry, age, mental/physical disability, medical
condition, marital status, veteran status, or any other
characteristic protected by law.
Danaher Corporation and all Danaher Companies are equal
opportunity employers that evaluate qualified applicants without
regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital
status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender
identity, or other characteristics protected by law. The "EEO is
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Operating Company: Cepheid