Position Overview

Dual role position that entails the management of Process Engineering/ Machine shop including the design and building of custom tooling and equipment as well as oversight of Manufacturing Engineering functions throughout Microvention.
  • Integrates activities between departments to solve problems associated with sustaining product, which includes improvements to existing processes and tooling/ equipment, and new technology
  • Takes a proactive and strategic approach to enhance the technology of the Engineering Teams of R&D and Manufacturing Engineering, to improve tooling and better improve quality and throughput
  • Develops and aligns staff for improved company synergy
  • Directs the development and implementation of Lean, Six Sigma and 5s methodologies
  • Communicates with the leadership team to include input, information and reporting as required
  • Manages resource allocation, including budget and staff
  • Oversees professional development and mentoring of engineers, technicians and interns
  • Leads actions related to departmental NCR’s and CAPA’s
  • Develops and controls outside tooling and equipment suppliers
  • Performs other duties and responsibilities as assigned
    • Proven success managing multiple teams and meeting project deadlines
    • Cooperative, multidisciplinary approach to working cross functionally with R&D, Quality and Production
    • Excellent analytical skills to produce accurate data and solution proposal
    • Preparation and reviewing technical documentation
    • Knowledge of medical and technical development
    • Solid understanding of Lean/Six Sigma techniques
    • Proficiency in SolidWorks, statistical software, MS Word and Excel
    • Bachelor’s Degree in related field or equivalent experience
    • At least 12 years related manufacturing experience; medical device industry experience a plus
    • A minimum of five years of management experience
    • Strong written and oral communication skills
    • Project management experience required