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Mechanical Engineer - Manufacturing

Apply Now Job ID R-331265 Date posted 02/26/2019

Job Description Summary

The BD Diagnostic Systems Instrument Plant is looking for a Mechanical Engineer who thrives on improving and implementing new manufacturing processes. This person should also have experience with many manufacturing processes (machining, casting, molding, sheet metal, etc) to work with vendors on quality and capability of the part/assembly manufacturing. Engineer will have sole mechanical engineering responsbility for at least two product production lines. These product lines will have key goals with regards to Safety, Quality, Delivery and Cost. These product lines are complicated assemblies that include mechanical, electrical and optical components. Looking specifically for an engineer who desires to be close to the manufacturing process and sees the value in putting out a great product that positively influences patient health.

Job Description

Summary

The successful mechanical engineer will be responsible for the support of the production lines within a highly regulated, instrument manufacturing plant.

Duties include:

  • Troubleshooting assembly and/or general manufacturing issues on the production lines. This includes, dispositioning discrepant material / assemblies, rework evaluation and implementation, deviation waiver generation, and corrective and preventative action efforts.
  • Generating Engineering Change Orders to update part specification in accordance with manufacturing requirements
  • Participation in Lean initiatives to drive plant efficiency and reduce product cost
  • Design and implementation of manufacturing tools to assist in the assembly of products
  • Participation in the design and development efforts of the mechanical engineering team on multi-disciplinary projects to produce technically sound medical instrumentation. Follow established development processes to meet project schedule milestones.
  • Detailed design work of subsystems and components of instrumentation, using a 3D CAD (Computer Aided Design) system in accordance with department procedures, to fulfill engineering requirements. Apply fabrication process knowledge to ensure manufacturability of the subsystem and components.
  • Participation in design reviews and product Core Teams. Assess the ability of proposed designs to meet specified requirements, including manufacturability. Interact closely with software, systems, and electrical engineering functions to develop comprehensive solutions to design problems.
  • Project Management leadership in areas focusing on design changes, process improvements, outsourcing, material cost reduction, and other plant efficiency efforts.
  • CAPA Execution - Understanding of the process and ability to complete CAPA activities with little guidance from the subject matter experts (SME)
  • Generate engineering drawings and specifications to BD standards, including ASME Y14.5M-1994 (American Society of Mechanical Engineers) Dimensioning and Tolerancing.
  • Conform to the requirements of ISO 9001 (International Organization for Standardization) and cGMP (current Good Manufacturing Practices) standards for the design and development of medical devices.

Required Education, Skills and Experience:

  • Bachelor of Science, Mechanical or Manufacturing Engineering
  • 2+ years of related experience within a highly regulated, production manufacturing environment
  • Ability to influence decision making
  • Fluent English, verbal and written communication skills

Preferred Skills and Experience

  • SolidWorks CAD program experience

  • 2+ years project management experience

  • FDA regulated environment

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

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Primary Work Location

USA MD - Baltimore

Additional Locations

Work Shift

1st Shift 8am-5pm (United States of America)
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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, or any other protected status.

All applicants should complete the on-line application process. BD is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities. If you require assistance or an accommodation because of a disability to participate in the application process, please call 855-BD-HELPS (855-234-3577) or email asc.americas@bd.com