SCOPE : Oversees and implements major engineering projects. Work includes vendor interaction, equipment specifications / design, and concept or design specifications and negotiations.
Also includes the oversight of machine purchase and installations, as well as the building of whole machines or processes.
Provides significant input as to process and machine designs for the present and the future. Provides significant input into new product / process developments.
Identifies and implements significant continuous improvement projects. Performs individual engineering activities and indirectly responsible for the outcome as team leader of other engineering resource performance and results without direct supervision.
Drives technical advancement and creativity around solving problems.
Coordinates efforts with R&D, Quality, and Manufacturing, to work on developing and implementing machines and required for cost effective manufacturing, providing full validations and accountability for resulting product quality and process efficiency.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES :
Works with Plant engineers, management, vendors, consultants, and interfacing with other BD Plants and platform teams on development, design, and the fabrication of equipment or processes for new products.
Accountable for capital budgets, design outcomes. Generates new project ideas. Engineering work is subject to the review by Engineering Coordinator / Manager, or Plant Leadership.
Product conversion dates, and overall product volumes and delivery dates. Potential loss of revenue to the customer and the business.
Poor performance could result in significant product recalls.
Invariably makes daily decisions impacting capital and MRO purchases
B.S. Engineering (Mechanical, electrical, industrial, manufacturing, or chemical) coupled with several years of BD engineering experience.
Responsible, dependable. Very strong engineering and organizational skills. Project management, Six Sigma, Lean Manufacturing and computer interpersonal and communication (technical writing and presentation) skills.
Strong understanding of PLC and machine control systems. CAD Design software expertise.
2- 5 years of previous experience in the field of project engineer, large Project Management Responsibility, Electrical Machine Controls Engineering, and Mechanical Machine Design Expertise.
Knowledge of automated and semi-automated assembly, film packaging, part feeding, and assembly machine concepts. Strong knowledge of BD products, specifications, validation leadership, materials