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Senior Molding Process Engineer

Apply Now Job ID R-336804 Date posted 05/02/2019

Job Description Summary

Job Description

Responsible for the molding activities to attain strategic objectives through continuous improvement in productivity, quality, cost and budget compliance.   Ensures compliance with BD quality systems, policies, procedures and practices and all local, state, federal and BD safety regulations, policies and procedures.  Regular, punctual attendance is an essential job function. Ability to read, write and converse in English.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Establish a robust process window by applying Scientific / Decoupled Molding techniques along with design of experiments (DOEs).
  • Establish a relationship between key process input variables (KPIVs) and key process output variables (KPOVs) for each component.
  • Specify the equipment required in the molding cell for an application to include molding press, robot, EOAT, hot runner controller, water temperature controller, material loader, weigh blender, dryers, inspection equipment, etc.
  • Participate in factory acceptance tests (FATs) at the mold vendor.
  • Lead complex projects and maintain project timeline and budget.
  • Develop a business case for to improve the quality and reduce the cost of molded components.
  • Read and maintain a working knowledge of Quality Procedures and Work Instructions
  • Provides technical process support to the organization and mentor molding technicians.
  • Interface with the Manufacturing Manager on a daily basis to determine production needs related to process and other technical issues.
  • Manage sampling program.
  • Establish documentation requirements for all processes including but not limited to: Process sheets and database for set-up information, special notes and to maintain required history.
  • Create and administer training programs for Process and Mold Setup Technicians as well as existing staff on new equipment.
  • Maintain knowledge of production schedule and ensure technical issues are acknowledged and addressed to support schedule.
  • Act as technical lead responsible for new mold sampling, DOE’s, material samples, engineering changes, etc.
  • Establish injection Molding and robotic process for all new jobs
  • Establish acceptable process variation allowances and associated process window.
  • Act as technical lead on reduction projects for scrap through controlled planning with Manufacturing Manager.
  • Lead automation projects and continuous improvement activities.
  • Mentor and develop other process engineers.
  • Provide technical guidance for mold and hot runner design.
  • Other duties as assigned.

DELIVERABLES

  • Coordinate and control all cost, delivery and quality objectives for the design, construction and validation of assigned injection molding projects.
  • Establish a robust process window for all injection molded components using Scientific Molding techniques along with Design for Experiments (DOE’s).
  • Ensure molding cell is sized properly for the application.

QUALIFICATIONS AND REQUIREMENTS

Education

Required:  Associate's degree in related field.

Preferred:  Bachelor's degree in related field.

Experience

Required:  At least five (5) yrs. experience in plastics engineering or related engineering.

Preferred:  Seven to ten yrs. experience in business, engineering, plastics or related discipline.

Living the BD Values

We Accept Personal Responsibility

•We consider individual involvement and accountability to be both a right and a privilege and accept personal responsibility for everything that we do. We treat the company's reputation as our own and try to make wise use of our time and the company's resources. We consider individual involvement and accountability to be both a right and a privilege.

•We expect access to the tools and information necessary to participate in any decisions that will reflect on our collective or individual reputations.

We Treat Each Other With Respect

•BD associates act with respect towards each other and toward those with whom we interact. We disagree openly and honestly, and we deal with our differences professionally. Once we have made a decision, we act together in harmony.

We Always Seek To Improve

•Superior quality is the "ground floor" of our organization. Upon it we continually strive to improve by developing, manufacturing and supplying products and services superior to our competitors’ and better than the previous ones.

•We study our progress and learn from ourselves and others how to do things more effectively and efficiently. Our commitment to quality goes beyond how well we serve our customers to include the way we deal with all people. How we do things is as important to us as what we do.

We Do What Is Right

•We are committed to the highest standards of excellence in everything that we do: on behalf of our customers, our shareholders, our communities and ourselves. We are proud to work for a health care company whose products and services make a difference in people’s lives.

Becton, Dickinson and Company is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We do not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, creed, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, marital or domestic or civil union status, familial status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetics, disability, military eligibility or veteran status.  #LI-OPS

Primary Work Location

USA NE - Columbus (West)

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