Supervisor, Manufacturing Engineering

Thermo Fisher Scientific
Middletown, VA
Jul 16, 2019
Jul 18, 2019
Full Time
Job DescriptionJob Title: Supervisor, Manufacturing Engineering Requisition ID: 97627BR When you join us at Thermo Fisher Scientific, you'll be part of a smart, driven team that shares your passion for exploration and discovery. With revenues of $22 billion and the largest investment in R&D in the industry, we give our people the resources and opportunities to make significant contributions to the world.Location:This role will be based at our Middletown, VA facility. Relocation assistance has not been approved for this role.What will you do? Supervises the team of engineers to execute capital projects in support of a cGMP manufacturing facility. Includes involvement throughout the project life cycle including project scope, option analysis, engineering design, execution, and qualification. Develops, coaches and engages the engineering team and manage individual performance. Guides the engineering team with manufacturing processes, line layouts, fixture design, equipment qualifications, FAT/SAT, capability studies, documentation, LEAN techniques, etc. Possesses the ability to work independently and leads a team of engineers with design and implementation of larger projects. Provides process engineering technical support of manufacturing equipment and utilities. Leads system and equipment design and procurement. Drafts engineering documentation such as PFDs, ROIs, P&IDs, URSs, Design Specifications, RFQs, contractor bid packages, equipment data sheets, and validation documents. Prepares cost estimates for labor, tooling, and equipment and creates appropriation requests. Adheres to project timelines and budgets based on proposals and estimates. Partners with internal and external customers to execute projects. Provides quality support for manufacturing operations, including discrepancy, non-conformances, CAPA, investigation resolution, and troubleshooting of manufacturing equipment and processes, contamination investigations, instrument failures, and utilities. Identifies and implements improved processes, new equipment and operational continuous improvement opportunities. Provides technical training to manufacturing operations staff of processes, equipment, utilities, automation and operational changes. Clearly communicates with Manufacturing, Technical Operations, Facilities, and Quality staff at various levels to drive efficient issue resolution and change implementation. Provides support to manufacturing departments by collecting and processing information related to assigned projects, evaluating all information and alternatives, preparing and presenting plans, and recommending a course of action to management. Coordinates manufacturing launch for new or revised products/processes, including the deployment and training of team members. Manages (ie, plans, organizes, and executes) project assignments of varying complexity; prioritizes projects; determines project goals; maintains project schedule and tracks project milestones; selects methods and techniques to lead a project to completion; and evaluates outcomes. Possesses a strong background in the application of automation equipment (eg, robotics, vision systems, assembly machines, etc.). Supports Packaging Engineering with packaging qualifications, changes, cost reductions and design for manufacturing recommendations. Performs other duties as assigned.How will you get here? Bachelor's degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering or related field OR applicable experience in lieu of a degree may be considered Minimum of 6-10+ years of related Engineering experience Strong technical leadership and supervisory experienceKnowledge, Skills, Abilities: Business casual office environment Significant time each day spent in GMP manufacturing environment in which designated PPE will be required. Position will require sitting and standing. Employee may occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Must be able to design and modify fixturing and equipment Good organizational and project management skills Excellent problem solving and written/verbal communication skills Excellent computer skills (MSOffice) Working knowledge of mainframe MRP/ERP systems (SAP is a plus) Working knowledge of CAD (AutoCAD is preferred)At Thermo Fisher Scientific, each one of our 70,000 extraordinary minds has a unique story to tell. Join us and contribute to our singular mission-enabling our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer. Apply today! Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.If you are an individual with a disability who requires reasonable accommodation to complete any part of our application process, click here for further assistance. Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.

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