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Project Engineer - Medical Device & Tooling

  • Location: New Richmond, Wisconsin
  • Type: Direct Hire
  • Job #3638

Do you have a BS in Engineering, Plastic Molding/Tooling experience, and a background in Medical Devices? If you're looking for a company where you can get paid for your contributions and work with great people, this could be the role for you!

We're looking for a Project Engineer to join a great team onsite in New Richmond, WI (approximately 40 miles from Minneapolis). This position will serve as the site program leader, guiding projects from end-to-end, and will be responsible for controlling project quality, cost, and delivery to meet customer expectations. The ideal candidate will have demonstrated ability to orchestrate the efforts of cross-functional teams to ensure that project goals and objectives are met within scope, as well as manage project scope changes when it occurs. This position will have extensive external/internal customer facing responsibilities and we are seeking an exceptional communicator and collaborator with strong problem-solving skills. 

What You'll Do:

  • Coordinate, direct and lead engineering efforts to ensure optimum engineering of projects/programs to meet customer and manufacturing requirements
  • Facilitate communication between customer, sales, engineering functions, outside vendors, manufacturing and multi-facility groups
  • Maintain cost control and profitability through interaction with the accounting group, sales and customers
  • Coordinate tooling programs from kick-off to part production ready (customer and manufacturing approval)
  • Create, manage, and communicate project timelines
  • Develop and establish cost estimates and project options to support quoting function
  • Implement technical solutions to meet customer cost, quality, and delivery expectations

What You'll Bring:

  • Bachelor’s degree in an Engineering discipline OR a minimum of 4 years applicable Engineering experience
  • A minimum of 5 years plastic injection molding or tooling experience
  • Previous project management experience
  • Ability to travel to other facilities, suppliers or customer sites to support business needs

Ideal (but not Required) Experience:

  • Previous leadership experience – may include direct supervision or mentoring/leading engineers
  • Experience in medical manufacturing, preferably in plastic molding for medical products
  • Experience with the medical manufacturing IQ/OQ/PQ validation process
  • Project management for complex medical assemblies
  • Experience with CAD software, such SolidWorks, Pro-E (Creo), Unigraphics, NX, Catia, AutoCAD, etc.
  • Ability to perform process DOEs using Minitab statistical analysis or similar tools
  • Strong knowledge of the injection molding process
  • Ability to perform part DFM analysis with a knowledge of mold filling analysis tools and techniques

Take the next big step in your career and Apply Now!
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