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Senior Manufacturing Engineer NE Open (J#27814)
Education: Bachelors Degree
Experience: 4 - 9 years

Help us to excel at everything we make and have a direct impact on patient care and lives.

Does this work inspire you?

Coordinates validation activities, develops cost savings and plans for capital and major maintenance projects, and assists
maintenance in diagnosing and solving production equipment problems. Provide expertise in the management of outside
vendors and the design of machines for long-term production, ease of maintenance and ease of operation.

If this inspires you, please apply online today by cutting and pasting the following link into your web browser:

What is the work you will be doing?
Develops cost savings plans: creates cost schedules and project timelines that cause minimal interference with
production, obtains quotes, and requests funding from Corporate.
Assists production areas on equipment and process problems.
Oversees development and installation of major capital projects, hires contractors and coordinates their work with
manufacturing, maintenance and other operational departments.
Coordinates new product or process start-ups with all operational departments.
Develops machine specifications and manages outside vendors to ensure compliance with developed machine
specifications and schedules.
Develops and execute process validations, conducts Gage R&R studies, performs DOE evaluations as need to
ensure process capability.
Responsible for establishing and managing project budgets, assists with FF annual budget preparations and
spending forecasts.
Observes all safety precautions and regulations at all times in all areas where duties are performed. Conducts JSA
studies to ensure equipment has been designed and installed correctly for safe working operations.
Adheres to plant/Corporate policies/procedures, department safety and environmental regulations, Good
Manufacturing Practices (GMPs) and ISO 13485 Standards.
Responsible for reporting all safety hazards and potential unsafe working conditions.
Perform additional duties as assigned.

Do you have these experiences, skills and education?

Bachelors degree in Engineering required
Three or more years of experience in a manufacturing plant preferred.
Understanding of FDA regulations surrounding the manufacture of medical devices, GMPs, and process validations
Experience using Six Sigma and Lean Manufacturing tools.
Knowledge of project management and CAD (Solid Works) software preferred.
Ability to orchestrate multiple high priority tasks in different areas of manufacturing.
Ability to express ideas both in written and oral communications.
Ability to coordinate with different people who have different priorities and agendas to accomplish the task at hand.
Knowledge of up-to-date production and automation equipment, processes, designs and functions.
Knowledge of modern computer programs to include project management software preferred.
Ability to supervise and manage diverse groups of people and operations.
Excellent interpersonal and reasoning skills.
Ability to develop and integrate new technology for production purposes.
Knowledge of design engineering tools such as Solid Works, standard machine shop processes, and specialty shop
Follow all certified standards, GMP, OSHA, plant policies and procedures.
Must have good verbal and written communication skills.

Working Conditions
1.The working conditions for this position are typical of an office environment.The noise level in the work environment is
usually quiet and free of fumes and airborne particulate.
2.This position will also be required to attend to issues on the manufacturing floor. When entering the manufacturing
facility safety glasses and hearing protection are required.

Are you Covidien?

Covidien is a leading global healthcare products company that creates innovative medical solutions for better patient
outcomes and delivers value through clinical leadership and excellence. We deliver outstanding results and innovative
solutions in the Medical Device and Medical Supplies segments. Through progressive thinking and cutting-edge
technologies, Covidien is well positioned to lead the way in todays rapidly changing healthcare industry. Whatever your
specialty or ambitions, you can make a difference at Covidien both in the lives of others and your career.

At Covidien, we strive to fully understand our marketplace, customers, communities and employees, and we enter into
relationships with a sense of honesty, fairness and trust.

Covidien is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and VEVRAA Federal Contractor. Covidien will make
reasonable accommodations to allow qualified individuals to perform their job duties unless the accommodation imposes
an undue hardship. Please feel free to request a copy of the Covidien Equal Employment Opportunity and Reasonable
Accommodation policies for additional information.

This employer participates in the federal E-Verify program to confirm the identity and employment authorization of all
newly hired employees. For further information about the E-Verify program, please click

Please note that the Essential Job Functions are listed under the sections titled What is the work I will be doing? and
Are you able and willing to work under these conditions?.


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