JOB SUMMARY Responsible for providing sterilization-engineering support to Medline Industries worldwide operations. This role will assist/direct the design, installation, commissioning and start-up of facility sterilization process, abatement equipment [EO, Radiation], where needed, and ancillary supporting systems. Moreover, this role will drive projects with existing sterilization modalities that enhance Quality/Reg. Compliance, reduce operating costs through cost reduction, improved process control or improved machine reliability. RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:Sterilization engineering support for greenfield and brownfield ethylene oxide sterilization facilities. This includes developing standardized URS, HAZOP/pFMEA/PHA, Risk Assessments, FAT, SAT and IQ documentation. With internal/external resources develop a sustainable model for sterilization facilities, minimizing bespoke costs.Lead stress testing of suppliers control system software and integration of controls w/process for a given sterilization modality.Engineering support for Sterility Assurance activities related to alternative sterilization methodologies, such as, but not limited: Ebeam, X-Ray, Aseptic Processing, Moist and ry Heat. This will include performing in-house engineering feasibility studies, design and qualification specifications for said methods on an industrial scale. Drive approved alternative methods to completion.Review existing in-house sterilization equipment, to include Control System Software, and ancillary systems for gaps and improvement opportunities. Prioritize improvements in accordance with business risk. Provide technically competent solutions, to include time-line for completion and budgetary considerations. Depending on site/team skill set, either marshal/oversee resources or direct internal/external resources for improvements. Provide training as necessary to improve internal skill set.Provide engineering solutions at existing sites to automate/integrate pallet conveyance throughout in-house EO facilities, collaborating w/Engineering, Quality and Operations.Standardize means/methods at internal sterilization sites, brown or greenfield. Where applicable, control system hardware and software, instrumentation, calibration and maintenance activities are primary drivers. Insure each sites%26rsquo; critical sterilization component/equipment/software has a backup to minimize risk and insure business continuity.Support Sterility Assurance team with IQ/OQ/PQ, Risk Assessments, CAPA%26rsquo;s, Audits, etc.Benchmark internal/external sterilization modalities, insuring best practices for Medline owned sterilization equipment/facilities.Working understanding of US and International regulations associated with various modes of sterilization, specifically EO.This is a high-level individual contributor role. May be involved in hiring staff, recommending pay increases, performing performance reviews, training and development of staff, estimating personnel needs, assigning work, meeting completion dates, interpreting and ensuring consistent application of organizational policies.COVID-19 Vaccination Please be aware that Medline requires all employees starting in this position to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. This position will require the successful candidate to provide proof that they are fully vaccinated by their start date. Medline is an equal opportunity employer, and will provide reasonable accommodations to those individuals who are unable to be vaccinated for COVID-19 consistent with federal, state, and local law. EDUCATION:Bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering, biomedical engineering, electrical engineering, or equivalent mechanical/electrical degree. A Life Science degree with a minimum 10 years demonstrated professional engineering roles/expertise is acceptable. WORK EXPERIENCE:A minimum 10 year sterilization equipment experience required. SME in ethylene oxide sterilization equipment (primary)/processes (desirable) from an engineering perspective. Secondary expertise in other methodology is desirable, such as, but not limited to: E-beam, X-Ray, Gamma, Dry Heat, Moist Heat, Aseptic or novel sterilization methods.Preferred 10+ years hands-on-of experience in a regulated industry, with sterilization engineering, EO required, Dry or Moist Heat desirable.A Controls/Automation background is required; 8+ years%26rsquo; experience with Sterilization Software Programming & Integration.Proficiency in AutoCAD required, as well as Microsoft Suite [Word, PowerPoint, Excel, and Project]. Statistical analysis desirable using Minitab or equivalent.Ability to work effectively in cross-functional teams. Ability to work independently and manage multiple tasks and priorities.Position requires travel up to 30% of the time for business purposes (domestic and international).Sterilizer equipment, and Controls Hardware and Software. Relevant standards associated with EO modality.Benchmarking and project management skills to develop scope, capital cost, and timelines in support of capital projects.
Careerbuilder • Northfield, U.S.
General Description: As an Industrial Electrician, you will be responsible for supporting the manufacturing process by trouble shooting, preventative maintenance, and repair of all tire-related manufacturing, processing machinery and equipment. You will also be responsible for related safety and housekeeping obligations throughout the facility. Responsibilities will include, but not be limited to: Install, troubleshoot and maintain all electrical components and systems including electronic sensors, motors, drives, PLC systems Layout, assemble, install and test electrical fixtures, control equipment and wiring Inspect, maintain and repair wiring, motors, switchboards, switches, blown fuses, various indoor/outdoor lighting fixtures and electrical mechanisms at industrial level 110vac – 4160vac Install, inspect, clean and lubricate AC and DC motors up to 2500 hp Troubleshoot industrial control systems, e.g., hydraulics, temperature control systems with steam or electrical heat source, and chilled water as cooling source Perform minor welding such as fabrication and installing brackets and panel mounts Fit and connect conduit using various tools necessary to layout, cut, thread and bend as well as cut holes. Work with and around live circuits and making hot taps when required Maintain power, lights and alarms wiring systems (Facilities Maintenance) Log or use computerized work order system for repair and maintenance activities performed Interpret electrical schematics, blueprints, sketches, layouts, circuit diagrams or specifications Abide by safe work standards including Lock-Out/Tag-Out (LOTO), Fall Protection, Confined Spaces, and appropriate use of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), NFPA 70E (Arc flash) Adhere to Goodyear's attendance policy Perform a variety of manual tasks in varying temperatures for extended periods of time, which may include lifting light to heavy materials, climbing, standing, squatting, bending, and working at heights when applicable. Basic Qualifications: HS Diploma/GED Must be at least 18 years of age Must be legally authorized to work in the US without company sponsorship now or in the future Must be able to successfully complete all post-offer, pre-employment contingencies Ability to work any and/or rotating shifts, weekends, holidays, or overtime if applicable Basic computer skills Must provide basic tools Preferred Qualifications: Previous experience as an Industrial Manufacturing Electrician with basic knowledge and understanding of machine technology, construction, operation of heavy industrial machinery and power/control devices. Industrial Electrician Journeyman's card or AAS in Electrical Technology Experience working with a variety of PLC and AC/DC drive controls, platforms, including but not limited to, Modicon, Siemens and Rockwell Desire and willingness to learn and perform across crafts Basic computer skills Experience adhering to industry-specific safety standards Candidate Criteria: Self-motivated: demonstrates appropriate initiative with or without direct supervision Hard worker: someone who works diligently to get tasks done Adaptability: the ability to make changes, and to be successful in changing environments Team player: an associate who can be counted on to assist the company in being successful whether working on a team or individual projects Commitment to working safely Willingness to adhere to tobacco-free policy.
Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company • Topeka, U.S.
We are looking for a skilled and experienced Manufacturing Engineer who will be responsible for designing, fabricating, machining components, and building (finished) machines and to successfully integrate them seamlessly (to enhance) the manufacturing process. The salary range will start at $100,000 per year and will increase based on the following: • Designs and builds custom machines that processes steel coils that get fed into tool and dies that perform the function of bending, stamping, forming, punching, and clinching. • Ability to incorporate and program 6 axis robots into our custom machines. • Takes drawings to machining to tooling machine assembly, and finally produce finished parts. • Ability to machine and program parts using: manual toolroom machinery as well as CNC mills, Lathes, Grinders, and etc. • Evaluate manufacturing processes by designing and conducting research programs; applying knowledge of product design, fabrication, assembly, tooling, and materials conferring with equipment vendors; soliciting observations from operators. • Ability to perform basic machine programing for PLCs • Ability to program stepper motors to perform the needed function in moving material. • Improve manufacturing efficiency by analyzing and planning work flow, space requirements, and equipment layout. • Keep equipment operational by coordinating maintenance and repair services; following manufacturer’s instructions and establish procedures; requesting special service. • Complete design and develop projects by training and guiding technicians and other engineers. • Evaluate existing manufacturing processes and workflows to identify areas that could benefit from changes and improvements. Our best engineers have this in common:• Bachelor’s degree in engineering with coursework in metal manufacturing process• Working knowledge of pneumatic and Hydraulic systems as applied to machinery development.• Ten to fifteen years’ experience with SolidWorks 2012 or later• A working knowledge of plastic injection molding machinery methods.• Experience in the creation of robotic work cells• Working knowledge of ANSI Y14.5-2009 and MIL-STD-100 standards and practices• Advanced understanding of motors and motor controls• Demonstrated ability to make good, data driven decisions quickly• Self-confidence to tackle both internal and external issues which affect project objectives• An uncompromising commitment towards achieving goal targets• Demonstrated ability to create detailed action items and follow up•Excellent written and oral communication skills•Presentation skills•Demonstrated technical expertise in new product development or sustaining existing products•Recognition as a technical subject matter expert in the product(s) overseen•Perform complex interference fit checks, motion studies, and tolerance stack-up analysis (GD&T) on medium assemblies.•Work with cross-functional teams to ensure project completion.
Careerbuilder • Temecula, U.S.
General Description: As a Maintenance Mechanic, you will be responsible for supporting the manufacturing process by trouble shooting, preventative maintenance, and repair of all tire-related manufacturing, processing machinery and equipment. You will also be responsible for related safety and housekeeping obligations throughout the facility. Responsibilities will include, but not be limited to: Responsible for technical support: troubleshooting, calibrating, installing, identifying, testing, programming, repairing and preventative maintenance Understand and apply knowledge of steam, water, air, vacuum, condensate, and other systems and equipment with department operations Analyze, troubleshoot, maintain and repair equipment, machinery, physical facilities and the utilities/control Use precision measuring instruments to maintain specified, close tolerances while maintaining and repairing industrial equipment Measure, make sketches and fabricate parts, fit keys, lay out center lines, weld, cut, fit bearings, drill, tap and align holes Interpret blueprints, sketches, maintenance manuals and manufacturing specifications Log or use computerized work order system for repair and maintenance activities performed Abide by safe work standards including Lock-Out/Tag-Out (LOTO), Fall Protection, Confined Spaces, and appropriate use of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Adhere to Goodyear's attendance policy Perform a variety of manual tasks in varying temperatures for extended periods of time, which may include lifting light to heavy materials, climbing, standing, squatting, bending, and working at heights when applicable Basic Qualifications: HS Diploma/GED Must be at least 18 years of age Must be legally authorized to work in the US without company sponsorship now or in the future Must be able to successfully complete all post-employment, pre-employment contingencies Ability to work any and/or rotating shifts, weekends, holidays, or overtime if applicable Basic computer skills Must provide basic tools Preferred Qualifications: Experience as an Industrial Maintenance Mechanic with basic knowledge and understanding of machine technology, construction and operation of heavy industrial machinery, power and control devices Journeyman's card or AAS in Industrial Maintenance Desire and willingness to learn and perform across crafts Experience adhering to industry-specific safety standards Candidate Criteria: Self-motivated: demonstrates appropriate initiative with or without direct supervision Hard worker: someone who works diligently to get tasks done Adaptability: the ability to make changes, and to be successful in changing environments Team player: an associate who can be counted on to assist the company in being successful whether working on a team or individual projects Commitment to working safely Willingness to adhere to tobacco-free policy.
Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company • Topeka, U.S.