Process Engineer -Automation

  • Job Reference: 425088548-2
  • Date Posted: 17 November 2021
  • Recruiter: Real Life Sciences
  • Location: Noblesville, Indiana
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Manufacturing Operations
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Responsible for engineering related support of manufacturing equipment and processes including continuous improvement, scrap reduction, and capacity improvements or optimization.

Essential Functions:

· Lead project teams to increase productivity, reduce scrap, implement lean manufacturing, improve system availability, safety, and product quality. The ability to recognize opportunities and appropriately prioritize projects based on potential improvement and risk is imperative.

· Perform root cause investigations for the CAPA process. Report findings to cross functional team, propose and implement corrective actions and verify corrective action effectiveness.

· Develop SOPs for equipment operation, part inspection, equipment change over, and preventive maintenance activities that are current and accurate.

· Write Capital Appropriations for new equipment required to support Manufacturing. Create justification for approval of investments. Work with vendors to provide quotes and identify system specifications. Coordinate project timelines to meet manufacturing requirements.

· Write, Review, and Execute PVP, IQ, OQ, PQ, FMEA, and RA documents and summaries. Familiarity with cGMPs, ISO, and other Medical Device Industry regulations and specifications.

· Support manufacturing by diagnosing system or process failures and working with Maintenance and/or the Tool Room personnel to implement system fixes.

· Coordinate engineering expertise to identify and implement safety improvements consistent with OSHA standards.

· Collaborate with manufacturing to study, evaluate and improve equipment and processes utilizing data driven analysis, DOE and any other applicable methods.


  • Bachelors' degree in engineering or related field.
  • 3-5 years of relevant work experience.
  • Experience working in the medical device field
  • Hands on Automation experience
  • Experienced with real-time observation of line
  • Experienced with creating and executing protocol

Job Types: Full-time, Contract

Salary: $45.00 - $55.00 per hour


  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Vision insurance


  • 8 hour shift
  • Monday to Friday

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Noblesville, IN 46060: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)


  • Bachelor's (Preferred)


  • Medical device: 3 years (Preferred)
  • Root cause analysis: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Process improvement: 3 years (Preferred)
  • automation: 1 year (Preferred)

Work Location: One location