Caring for the world one person at a time inspires and unites the people of Johnson & Johnson. This culture of caring is the focus of our corporate philosophy, that are anchored in the internationally applicable .
DePuy Synthes Companies of Johnson & Johnson is the largest, most comprehensive orthopedic and neurological business in the world.
DePuy Synthes offer an unparalleled breadth and depth of technology, devices, services and programs in the areas of joint reconstruction, trauma, spine, sports medicine, neurological, cranio-maxillofacial, power tools and biomaterials.
Our broad array of inspired, innovative and high-quality offerings, help advance the health and wellbeing of people around the world.
We are looking for a highly committed :
Manufacturing Engineer II based in Oberdorf
This role is based in Oberdorf (BL) Switzerland and supports manufacturing in the areas of process development, tool design, machine programming, machinery & equipment acquisition, manufacturing layout, continuous improvement and other duties associated with engineering support of production.
Further responsibilities and duties are
Provides technical support in identifying continuous improvements to manufacturing operations and implementing new technologies including development of processes, researching current and emerging technologies and evaluating process quality, cost, capacity and capability alternatives.
Supports the needs of assigned manufacturing area in terms of meeting the requirements for quality standards and compliant documentation, capacity, product availability and cost.
Provides technical support regarding equipment design and development, testing of materials, preparation of specifications and operator instructions, process studies, investigations, root cause analysis, problem solving and report or presentation preparation.
Performs assignments designed to continue the development of professional work knowledge and abilities requiring application of standard engineering techniques, procedures and criteria in carrying out a sequence of related engineering tasks, project management, statistical analysis and presentation of data and technical writing.
Supporting the calibration and maintenance activities and its according documentation within the Maximo system.
Maintaining the Maximo maintenance and calibration system, assuring a optimized usage of the system.
Leads engineering projects that are less complex, either technically or with a small cross-functional team. Leads and participates in projects including developing and executing to the plan and schedule and meeting the goals and objectives of the project.
Tracks costs, prepares status reports, conducts meetings, and documents and communicates progress to management.
Leads and participates in investigations, develops plans and executes tasks to solve process problems including Nonconformances (NC), complaint investigations, audit observations and Corrective and Preventive Actions (CAPA).
Provides day to day support to production such as, but not limited to assembly, calibration and maintenance activities.
Identifies and implements process improvements for existing manufacturing processes utilizing appropriate engineering principles and standard strategies such as, Lean and Six Sigma principles.
Develops fixtures and designs tools and has the ability to express and implement ideas with tool designers.
Supports new equipment acquisition efforts including user requirement specifications, machine selection, installation, validation, employee training, and other related equipment responsibilities as required.
Develops and implements manufacturing, maintenance and calibration procedures.
Participates in, and, in some cases, leads cross-functional teams which may include, but are not limited to Manufacturing Engineering, Production, Quality Assurance, Service, Maintenance, Calibration and Product Development.
Performs other related duties, as required.
Bachelor of Science Degree from accredited institution in Life Science, Manufacturing Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Industrial Engineering, or equivalent.
2-4 years of experience in manufacturing and / or engineering is required.
Previous experience working in a regulated industry, such as Medical Device is preferred.
Six Sigma or Lean Sigma certification or 2 years of experience preferred.
Previous experience in calibration and / or maintenance side is preferred.
Highly demonstrates being proactive and team worker.
Highly demonstrates assuming responsibilities.
Demonstrates strong written, verbal and presentation skills.
Demonstrates strong computer skills, such as the use of Microsoft Office, Maximo and databases.
Demonstrates strong organizational and project management skills and are results oriented.
Demonstrates positive interpersonal skills and professional interactions with co-workers.
Demonstrates troubleshooting skills.
Participates in and understands compliance related activities pertaining to the job assignment including compliance with the Quality System Regulation (QSR), Standard Operating Procedures (SOP), and applicable Work Instructions.
Follows all laws and policies as they apply to one's job and maintains the highest levels of professionalism, ethics and compliance at all times.
Supports and operates in a proactive safety environment.
English : Business fluent.
German : Intermediate to fluent.
If you want to be a change agent in a challenging environment and shape the future quality organization, please send us your online application (CV, Motivation Letter, Working References etc.).