Apply now »

Manufacturing Engineer II - Plastics Job

Boston Scientific's hybrid workplace includes remote and onsite roles. By applying to this position, you will have the opportunity to discuss your preferred working location with your Talent Acquisition Specialist.

Remote Eligible:  Onsite
Onsite Location(s): 

Spencer, IN, US, 47460

Additional Location(s):  N/A

Diversity - Innovation - Caring - Global Collaboration - Winning Spirit - High Performance

At Boston Scientific, we’ll give you the opportunity to harness all that’s within you by working in teams of diverse and high-performing employees, tackling some of the most important health industry challenges. With access to the latest tools, information and training, we’ll help you in advancing your skills and career. Here, you’ll be supported in progressing – whatever your ambitions.

 

About the role:
This position leads initiatives for the daily support of production lines, manufacturing processes, materials, and equipment to meet the performance goals (i.e., safety, quality, cost, and delivery).   The primary of this role involves the plastics injection molding process. This role is expected to have high level of interaction with the product builders. It is expected to spend quality of time with the operators as well with counterparts in other technical functions (i.e. Quality, Production Supervisors, Equipment Techs). You will work in a fast-paced and dynamic environment, this position will be responsible for several manufacturing processes, working cross-functionally with quality and production teams to achieve goals.
 
 

Your responsibilities will include:  

  • Provides daily support of production, processes, materials and equipment to achieve department goals (i.e. safety, quality, delivery, and cost).
  • Works cooperatively with R&D, Process Development, Quality, Production, Regulatory, Equipment Engineering, Supply Chain, and Marketing to ensure improvement projects are implemented successfully and on time.
  • Successfully contributes to resolution of problems in the manufacturing lines or improvement of processes, typically including the following activities: process capability studies, process development, Six Sigma and Value Improvement projects, report preparation and process/test documentation.
  • Designs and coordinates standard engineering tests and experiments.
  • Perform DOE processing runs to support FDA process validation procedures.
  • Designs, procures, and fabricates equipment tooling and fixtures.
  • Performs troubleshooting on new and existing products/process problems as related to design, material, or processes.
  • Summarizes, analyzes, and draws conclusions from test results.
  • Applies problem solving and process improvement methodologies to improve complex and diverse manufacturing processes across multiple product lines, ensuring root cause of problem is identified and quickly resolved.
  • Prepares standard reports/documents to communicate results to the technical community.
  • May lead cross-functional project teams.
  • Identifies, implements, and manages equipment requirements to support production goals.
  • Trains and/or provides work direction to operators/technicians.

 
What we're looking for in you:
Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in engineering, Plastics, Mechanical, Biomedical, Chemical, Manufacturing, or Industrial
  • 2 - 4 years’ experience in a manufacturing environment with injection molding or extrusion processes
  • Ability to manage multiple projects and responsibilities simultaneously
  • Ability to effectively troubleshoot manufacturing processes
  • Highly collaborative, with strong written and verbal communication skills 

 

Preferred Qualifications 

  • Familiar with Process Improvement and Problem Solving tools such as Plan, Do, Check, Act
  • Knowledgeable of statistical tools for evaluating process performance, measuring relationships between variables and cause-effect analysis.  
  • Experience with developing project plans, and recovery scenarios.

 

Requisition ID: 524323

 

As a leader in medical science for more than 40 years, we are committed to solving the challenges that matter most – united by a deep caring for human life. Our mission to advance science for life is about transforming lives through innovative medical solutions that improve patient lives, create value for our customers, and support our employees and the communities in which we operate. Now more than ever, we have a responsibility to apply those values to everything we do – as a global business and as a global corporate citizen.

 

So, choosing a career with Boston Scientific (NYSE: BSX) isn’t just business, it’s personal. And if you’re a natural problem-solver with the imagination, determination, and spirit to make a meaningful difference to people worldwide, we encourage you to apply and look forward to connecting with you!

 

At Boston Scientific, we recognize that nurturing a diverse and inclusive workplace helps us be more innovative and it is important in our work of advancing science for life and improving patient health. That is why we stand for inclusion, equality, and opportunity for all. By embracing the richness of our unique backgrounds and perspectives, we create a better, more rewarding place for our employees to work and reflect the patients, customers, and communities we serve. Boston Scientific is proud to be an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.

 

Boston Scientific maintains a drug-free workplace. Pursuant to Va. Code § 2.2-4312 (2000), Boston Scientific is providing notification that the unlawful manufacture, sale, distribution, dispensation, possession, or use of a controlled substance or marijuana is prohibited in the workplace and that violations will result in disciplinary action up to and including termination.

 

Please be advised that certain US based positions, including without limitation field sales and service positions that call on hospitals and/or health care centers, require acceptable proof of COVID-19 vaccination status.  Candidates will be notified during the interview and selection process if the role(s) for which they have applied require proof of vaccination as a condition of employment.  Boston Scientific continues to evaluate its policies and protocols regarding the COVID-19 vaccine and will comply with all applicable state and federal law and healthcare credentialing requirements.   As employees of the Company, you will be expected to meet the ongoing requirements for your roles, including any new requirements, should the Company’s policies or protocols change with regard to COVID-19 vaccination.


Nearest Major Market: Bloomington Indiana

Job Segment: Biomedical Engineering, Manufacturing Engineer, Six Sigma, Business Process, Supply Chain, Engineering, Management, Operations

Apply now »