Develop, implement, and maintain methods, operation sequence, and processes in the manufacture or fabrication of parts, components, sub-assemblies, and final assembles. Interface with design engineering in coordinating the release of new products. Estimate manufacturing costs, determines the time standards, and makes recommendations for tooling and process requirements of new or existing product lines. Maintain records and reporting systems for coordination of manufacturing operations.
In this job, you will:
•Stay up-to-date and follow all Quality System procedures related to this job, which can affect the quality of products or services provided to our customers.
•Lead and perform research, design, development and recommendations for selection decisions of manufacturing processes including production flow, assembly methods and production equipment by coordinating all work activities for manufacturing process; selecting, developing, and validating manufacturing processes, equipment and tooling; and preparing and maintaining highly complex detailed layouts of buildings and equipment; and coordinating the work activities of less experienced engineers in all aspects of manufacturing process.
•Confirm compliance by staying up-to-date and following all quality system procedures related to this job, which can affect the quality or products or services provided to our customers and ensuring the documenting of activities in accordance with best engineering practices, company procedures and regulatory requirements, coordinating work activities of less experienced engineers in best engineering practices, company procedures, and all applicable regulatory requirements. •Coordinate production schedules by estimating production times, optimizing staff, coordinating all work activities of less experienced engineers and ensuring instructing of engineers in the use of equipment as well as ensuring the instructing of operators, technicians, and other engineers on use of equipment and fixtures; making recommendations, selecting deciding, and implementing a system of production control, identifying, evaluating, and determining updates from recommendations and approving changes to standard operating procedures, safety, quality control and training; planning and improving production methods including production flow and tooling and supporting production through efficient and effective identification and resolution of line issues. •Keep within product life management (PLM) Agile environment by supporting other engineers and reviewing and structuring bill of materials (BOM), initiating and following engineering change requests (ECR) and completing engineering change orders (ECO), and/or non-conformance reports (NCR), and designing, developing, and verifying complex to highly complex product design changes using computer aided design (CAD) software and following design control procedures; and coordinating all work activities for less experienced engineers in all aspects of the BOM and ECO/ECN process.
•Meet all project schedule deadlines by planning individual and workload of other department members, and coordinating work activities for less experienced engineers and participating in cross-functional teams during product development to ensure design for manufacturability, process development, manufacturing documentation, and pilot operations. •Directly supervises up to five employees Determine approaches and methods independently and may supervise the work of others (this position is a principal engineer). •Travel domestically & internationally, up to 30%.
Qualifications: •Bachelor’s degree in manufacturing engineering or related discipline and a minimum of 10 year’s related experience or equivalent combination of education and experience. Master’s degree preferred. Five years of supervisory experience. Experience with medical devices desirable.
•Good communication skills, both written & verbal.
•Excellent technical skills, CAD or AutoCAD experience
•Working knowledge of process engineering software packages
•Knowledge of manufacturing and process related standard
•Familiar with health & safety regulations
•Knowledge of process and equipment validation
Natus Medical is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other protected status.
Additional Salary Information: Natus offers competitive salaries, comprehensive benefit package that starts on your 1st day, 401k match, an employee stock purchase plan, 9 paid holidays, generous paid time off plan (4 weeks) and tuition reimbursement up to $5,000 annually.
Natus is a leading provider of healthcare products and services used in the screening, detection, treatment, monitoring and tracking of common medical ailments in newborn care, hearing impairment, neurological dysfunction, epilepsy, sleep disorders, and balance and mobility disorders.
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