Senior Manufacturing Process Engineer

Abbott is a global healthcare leader that helps people live more fully at all stages of life. Our portfolio of life-changing technologies spans the spectrum of healthcare, with leading businesses and products in diagnostics, medical devices, nutritionals, and branded generic medicines. Our 109,000 colleagues serve people in more than 160 countries.

HAVE YOU EVER DREAM OF MAKING AN IMPACT ON THE WORLD?

How? Become a Senior Manufacturing Process Engineer at Abbott Puerto Rico.

As Senior Manufacturing Process Engineer you will perform a variety of engineering assignments to meet quality standards in the most cost efficient manner. May supervise and provide technical assistance to exempt and non-exempt personnel. Will work closely with Manufacturing, engineering and quality departments and have responsibility for products from initial concept progressing to design and development and continuing through production. In addition responsible of manufacturing processes improvements in conjunction with headquarters as required. Coordinate with internal/external customers the development and implementation of improvement projects. Manage projects to meet operating expectations and completion within authorized budgets and schedule constraints.

HOW WILL YOU MAKE A DIFFERENCE?
  • Lead new product introductions per schedule and ensure a smooth transition into manufacturing while meeting established operational, quality, cost, service and safety metrics.
  • Conduct equipment and process validation on internally designed and constructed automated manufacturing equipment's.
  • Use continuous improvement methods to identify and implement product and process improvements projects in manufacturing to make products and process more capable and predictable to while achieving improvements in quality, cost, service and safety.
  • Coordinate and communicate assigned projects and their status with the appropriate personnel and departments. Establish realistic plans and set short term and long term goals. Develop contingency plans.
  • Perform benchmarking, to identify best suitable technologies and systems for equipment, tools and fixtures for new or existing product or process changes.
  • Reduce product risk and costs by developing new equipment/processes.
  • Ensure compliance with all Abbott procedures and all applicable regulatory agency requirements.
  • Support new product introductions per schedule and ensure a smooth transition into manufacturing while meeting established operational, quality, cost, service and safety metrics.


CAN'T WAIT TO GET STARTED?

To be successful in this role, you will require the following qualifications:
  • Bachelor degree in Engineering (Mechanical, Electrical or Industrial preferred). EIT or PE license is a plus.
  • 5+ years of experience in similar role.
  • Lean Six Sigma certification desired.
  • Knowledge of FDA, GMP, and ISO guidelines is required.
  • Strong statistical techniques knowledge (DOE, SPC) is required.
  • Strong computer software knowledge (Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point) and Project Software.
  • Bilingual. Effective communication and presentation skills both in Spanish and English are required.
  • Capability to adapt to changing environment.


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