If you believe your education and experience are in line with the position description and qualifications referred to above, and are motivated, energetic, and looking for a new and exciting opportunity, please submit your resume online at the URL below or at www.beckmancoulter.com.
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The Plastics Manufacturing Engineering Lead will contribute to a high-energy global plastics engineering team supporting manufacturing of diagnostic medical device hardware and consumables. As a key member of the team, the incumbent will have responsibility for leading plastics manufacturing engineering activity to ensure growth and supply continuity of Beckman Coulter, Inc. global product lines.
The position will require regular partnering with other team members within the Global Plastics Engineering team, our supply base, and cross-functional team members within Product Development, Sustaining Engineering, Quality, Regulatory, Manufacturing, and Purchasing. The ability to communicate effectively, both in written and verbal formats is key, as are strong technical skills in plastics tooling and process engineering. Project objectives will primarily be related to new product introduction, on time delivery, cost reduction, quality improvement, and supply continuity risk mitigation.
Key Job Responsibilities:
Minimum B.S. Mechanical Engineering, Plastics Engineering Technology, Plastics Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering, or equivalent. M.S. degree in related engineering field a plus. 9+ years engineering experience focused on plastics and injection molding. Knowledge of polymer materials, plastic product design for manufacturing (DFM), injection molding process development, and tooling engineering required. Ability and willingness to travel to local, domestic, and international locations approximately 25%.
Expertise in using Moldflow®, Minitab, Solidworks, and scientific process development techniques for injection molding highly desirable. Experience working with precision metrology equipment, automated SPC systems, PLC's, cavity pressure transducers, MIM, and castings also desirable in the selection process.
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