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Sr. Manufacturing Engineer

Lodi, CA 95240


This position is for an Sr. level Manufacturing Engineer who will be responsible for supporting the Lodi Injection Molding Production group to build, install, setup, document, and qualify manufacturing equipment. Ideal candidate will be a team player with capabilities to lead other engineering team members running multiple concurrent projects supporting injection molding production. These projects may include molding process requalifications, continuous improvement, safety, productivity improvement, scrap reduction, etc.  The individual in this role needs to be versatile, creative, flexible and capable of prioritize, organize activities, delegate and complete projects on schedule, within budget and delivering the required results.


  • Lead engineering team(s) by prioritizing managing and prioritizing multiple projects, assigning resources, tracking progress and delivering on required results
  • Support all Lodi Functional Groups by managing and completing all engineering projects as prioritized and assigned
  • Support equipment builds, modification, testing, installations, setups and qualification as assigned
  • Support in any design improvements and changes to Injection Molding system in manufacturing
  • Support in develop and maintain documentation, initiate and implement Engineering changes
  • Complete tasks and provide information that supports all Lodi Functions such as design, documentation, implementation and validation of equipment and process changes
  • Maintain a safe workplace by ensuring all equipment is maintained and work areas are clean and organized
  • Proactively evaluate and analyze molding production processes including tooling, PMs, inspection, molding, assembly, automation, packaging, etc and implementing suggestions to improve
  • Utilize Danaher Business System [DBS] tools like kaizen, kan-ban, 5S, problem solving, daily management, visual project management and others by leading teams to utilize and implement


    • Complete all assigned and required training satisfactorily and on time
    • Attend a minimum of 1 industry related training per year


      Education and Experience (in years): 

      • BS in Manufacturing Engineering or related Engineering degree
      • Minimum 5 years€™ experience as ME in a plastic injection molding related industry
      • Six Sigma, TPS, Lean continuous improvement experience with proven success results
      • 3+ years€™ experience in ISO medical regulated environment
      • Familiar with Quality Systems documentation and change control

        Knowledge and skills: 

        • Familiar with high-volume, multi-cavity, hot-runner injection molds
        • Strong problem-solving abilities with complex molding challenges
        • Hands-on skills with a variety of injection molding processes, materials, and equipment
        • Good communication skills with a diverse team of technicians and engineers
        • Ability to handle multiple tasks in a productive manner

          Physical requirements/abilities:

          • Must be able to lift 25 lbs
          • Must be able to stand for several hours
          • Must be able to work in an office and production molding floor environment


            • Injection mold processing
            • Continuous improvement training related to TPS, Kaizen, 5S, SMED, 5-Whys root cause analysis and other problem solving tools

              The statements in this description represent typical elements, criteria and general work performed.  They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills for this job.

              Danaher Corporation and all Danaher Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics protected by law. The €œEEO is the Law€ poster is available here.","industry":"Biotechnology


Posted: 2020-05-21 Expires: 2020-06-20

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