Customer Service Associate in Hanover Park, IL
Manager, Manufacturing Engineering
Company: Thermo Fisher Scientific Location: Rockford, IL Employment Type: Full Time Date Posted: 01/17/2021 Expire Date: 03/25/2021 Job Categories:
Biotechnology and Pharmaceutical, Computers, Software, Information Technology, Manufacturing and Production, Counseling, Executive Management, Quality Control, Research & Development
Manager, Manufacturing Engineering
When you join us at Thermo Fisher Scientific, you’ll be part of a smart, driven team that shares your passion for exploration and discovery. With revenues of $22 billion and the largest investment in R&D in the industry, we give our people the resources and opportunities to make significant contributions to the world.
Rockford, IL / Life Science Solutions Group
How you will make an impact
Perform the design and implementation of manufacturing processes, instrumentation and equipment from the laboratory through pilot plant to manufacturing scale.
What you will do
Recommend processes for the production of FDA regulated products
Assist the manufacturing operation in problem solving with regards to equipment and systems
Establish operating equipment specifications and improve manufacturing techniques
Interface with various departments to ensure processes and designs are compatible for new product technology transfer and to establish future process and equipment automation technology
Responsible for all Factory automation on the manufacturing floor.
Be a proponent for all safety regulations and a leader in practicing good safety standards. The position is responsible for maintaining and enforcing safe working practices by all members of the engineering department staff.
Develop and maintain a recordkeeping system that retains information on equipment down time that includes when and why a breakdown occurred, and exactly what steps, parts, equipment, and/or tools were used to return equipment to service.
Develop and maintain written programs on production equipment that include preventative maintenance schedules and critical spare parts lists. Leading the preventative maintenance process, defining processes, driving improvements and achieving KPI targets
Develop and maintain a team of motivated, productive and positive team by selecting, training, coaching, counseling and taking appropriate corrective action when needed.
Demonstrate effective communication skills, including influence and persuasion
Demonstrate analytical thinking and keen judgment and decision making
Perform additional duties and/or projects as assigned.
How you will get here
Education and Experience
Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or related field Preferred but not required
5-8 years of related experience
Prior managerial/supervisory experience that includes coaching, developing, mentoring, etc. preferred
Experience in Biotechnology Manufacturing, preferred
Proven ability to achieve objectives by establishing a vision, determining strategies and directing resources
Ability to effectively manage multiple priorities, in a fast-paced environment
Experience with ISO 9001, 13485 and or GMP, preferred
Experienced leading continuous improvement programs and implementing tools such as Practice Process Improvement, 5S, Kaizen, Six Sigma, etc. preferred
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Analytical problem solving skills critical to this role
Demonstrated competence in engineering techniques and fundamentals
Effective team collaboration skills
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Proficiency in the use of engineering techniques, equipment and materials
At Thermo Fisher Scientific, each one of our 75,000 extraordinary minds has a unique story to tell. Join us and contribute to our singular mission—enabling our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer.
Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.