Manufacturing Engineering Manager

Stryker Corporation Kalamazoo , MI 49001

Posted 2 weeks ago

Stryker's Medical and Surgical equipment manufacturing facility in Kalamazoo, Michigan is seeking to hire a Manufacturing Engineering Manager.

WHO WE WANT:

  • Talent developers. Growth-oriented managers who recruit and hire top-performing talent and prioritize the development of their team members

  • Goal-oriented orchestrators. People who can effectively coordinate and focus the work of skilled employees toward an important goal, prioritizing to the right activities that lead to success.

  • Network builders. Managers who build connections with other teams and divisions and coordinate cross-functional collaboration.

WHAT YOU WILL DO:

  • This role will be responsible for direct management of Manufacturing Engineers including, developing and directing team resources and new employee recruiting.

  • Arrange resources to meet new product and production customer service needs.

  • Plan, organizing, and implement training on manufacturing systems and procedures.

  • Develop goals and metrics of the manufacturing engineering team directly related to production unit support.

  • Understand capital needs to maintain business requirements via capital expenditure requests, new product introduction, expanding manufacturing capacity, department budgets and driving cost savings.

  • Assist subcontractors in resolving manufacturing and quality related issues.

  • Assist customers in resolving product issues including line downs, repairs, non-conformances, corrective and preventative actions.

  • Sets overall group goals and priorities and evaluates subordinate's performance based on those goals/priorities.

  • Drive overall plant strategy including visions for team, plant metrics, and building a supportive and inclusive manufacturing team environment.

  • Driving cohesive and collaborative manufacturing strategy, building cross functional partnerships between plant stakeholders.

  • Responsible for mid-year and end-of-year performance reviews.

WHAT YOU NEED:

  • Bachelor's degree in engineering
  • Required
  • 8+ years related work experience including 2+ years Management/Supervisory experience
  • Required
  • Manufacturing experience in a regulated environment
  • Preferred
  • Previous experience managing manufacturing capital budgets and cost reduction strategies - preferred.

  • Ability to implement qualified processes using applicable systems (process validation, process planning tools, design of experiments, manufacturing assembly procedures)

  • Preferred
  • Ability to develop detailed process plans using applicable tools (process failure mode and effect analysis, fault tree analysis, and safety & efficacy reviews)
  • Preferred
  • Experience including procurement and implementation of major capital equipment programs
  • Preferred
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