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Engr 3, Mechanical
Ref No.: 18-28287
Location: San Jose, California
Position Type:Contract
Start Date / End Date: 05/29/2018 to 05/27/2019
Company: Artech Information Systems LLC
Position:  Mechanical Engineer III  (Contract to Hire)
Location:  San Jose, CA
Duration:  12+, Months
Job Reference Code: CFNJP00021056

Work Shift: 1st Shift 8am-4pm

  • Must be an adept and experienced problem solver who is able to determine root cause of difficult technical issues. 
  • Must be able to implement effective solutions in a timely manner. 
  • Issues are typically multi-disciplinary in nature: mechanical, optical, electrical, and fluidic. 
  • Strives to continuously improve processes in order to achieve optimal efficiency for manufacturing operations.
  • Supports the introduction of new products into manufacturing. Reviews engineering designs and documentation for completeness, clarity and manufacturability. 
  • Evaluates and qualifies new suppliers. 
  • Interfaces with Product Development to define and implement manufacturability criteria, develops procedures/processes for assembly, PCB's, systems and sub-systems test procedures including fixtures, during the development process. 
  • Ensures designs, documents, and procedures have been validated in manufacturing prior to production release.
  • Assesses feasibility and soundness of proposed engineering evaluation tests, products, or equipment when necessary data is insufficient or confirmation by testing is advisable.
  • Work is usually independently performed with general instructions as to the objectives expected; Receives technical guidance on unusual or complex problems and supervisory approval on proposed plans for projects.
  • The M.E. may perform and document field failure investigations, identify root causes, and participate in corrective and preventative action efforts.
  • Keeps abreast of the basic requirements for compliance in own area of work and complies with those requirements. 
  • Participates as required in training on regulatory issues affecting own area of work. Brings regulatory compliance questions/issues to the attention of management.
  • Promotes a safe work environment. 
  • May provide recommendations on maintaining the safety of the work environment. 
  • Participates in Environmental, Health and Safety programs. 
  • Addresses corrective actions whenever a hazard is identified. 
  • Notifies supervisor of all observed hazardous conditions or unsafe work practices.
  • Performs other related duties and assignments as required
  • BS degree: ME, EE, IE, Physics or other Technical degree.
  • 3+ years experience in a high tech manufacturing environment
  • Must be proficient in the use of personal computers: MS Word, Excel, Power Point, MS Project, Visio, Windows or MAC OS
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, must have good interpersonal skills: conflict resolution, negotiation, and time management skills
  • Must be able to understand engineering drawings, Bills of Materials, and operational procedures
  • Must have extensive experience writing and reviewing Engineering Change Orders
  • Must have strong project management experience, Led continuous improvement efforts with cross functional teams
  • Experience developing manufacturing processes, writing procedures, and training assembly personnel
  • The ability to assess and resolve multiple high visibility problems in a timely manner.
  • The ability to successfully interact with executive management
  • Ability to be effective with minimal direction. Recognizes problems and addresses them without waiting to be instructed to do so
  • Familiarity with ISO 9001 and 13485 standards and Willingness to travel frequently
Additional And Preferred Qualifications And Skills:
  • Proficiency with some of the following applications: Pro-E, AutoCAD, Solidworks, MS Project, MS Access, SAP ERP, Visio
  • Experience resolving technical issues involving lasers and optical components
  • Broad experience supporting many of the following commodities or supplier types: lasers, optical components, fluidic systems, machined parts, sheet metal, cables, PCA's, plastics, power systems, product packaging, turnkey subcontractors, hardware, labeling
  • Strong cGMP familiarity 21 CFR part 820, medical industry experience
  • Experience implementing Demand Flow Technology (DFT) processes
  • Experience implementing LEAN manufacturing processes
  • 6 Sigma green or black belt looking for some stability with work history

Thanks & Regards,
Adiba Perween
Technical Recruiter
Artech Information Systems LLC
360 Mt. Kemble Avenue, Suite 2000 | Morristown, NJ 07960
Office: 973.507.7515 | Fax: 973.998.2599
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