Manufacturing Engineer

Our Opening and Your Responsibilities

• Provide design support with emphasis on Design for Manufacturability (DFM) and Design for Assembly (DFA) on new product development projects.  Be the voice of operation and the liaison between R&D and production teams to ensure   efficient & effective new product introduction launches.

• Responsible for setup of new manufacturing processes and production lines.
• Ensuring successful transfer of new products from R&D to Production by facilitating trial builds, designing, procuring & qualifying equipment, training production, and other activities as required.

• Project manage multiple concurrent projects involving both in house design and contract manufacturing.  
• Identifies, quantifies, and plans for risks associated with projects.

• Prepare production for pilot and launch.

• Actively participates in Continuous Improvement initiatives by focusing on highest priority process improvements for Quality, Cost, and Delivery performance across the organization.
• Identifies additional cost savings opportunities & leads these initiatives.

• Support global instrument & consumables manufacturing – sustaining & NPI.

• Proactively identify deficiencies in current production processes (upstream and downstream processes) and improve existing production processes to optimize cost and quality of products.

• Performs role with integrity, high sense of accountability, pursuing innovation, and delivering quality, driving continuous improvement & using resources wisely.

What You Need to Succeed

 Bachelor of Science Degree in Mechanical/Industrial/Manufacturing Engineering (preferred) or other engineering technology disciplines.

• Minimum 3 years of Manufacturing Engineering experience 

• Experience within a plastic molding and/or mechanical-electrical assembly/test environment with NPI focus desired.
• Ability to read and understand schematics and mechanical drawings.  Understanding of GD&T a plus.

• Understanding of electro-mechanical assemblies. 

• Understanding of BOMs and Routings 

• Experience with 3D CAD modeling programs. 

• Skills and proficiency with standard computer applications; MS office applications.  

• Familiarity with ERP systems - SAP preferred.

• Experience in life science industry a plus

Our Offer to You

  • Medical, dental and vision care coverage and a 401(k) savings plan with company matching – all starting on date of hire
  • Tuition reimbursement, educational matching gift program, perks and discounts
  • Parental and caregiver leave programs
  • All the usual benefits such as paid time off, flexible spending, short-and long-term disability, basic life insurance, business travel insurance, Employee Assistance Program, and domestic partner benefits
  • Global market strength and worldwide leadership in precision instrumentation
  • A brand name that is identified worldwide with precision, quality, and innovation
  • Thousands of patents, design and innovation awards across Mettler Toledo
  • Global recognition for the quality of our products and services

About Mettler Toledo

Working at Mettler Toledo means you are impacting the world in important ways. Our precision measuring devices span the world's laboratories, production facilities, and retail stores. We manufacture, sell, and service instruments that detect, measure, and weigh - from the infinitely small to the largest of vehicles or airplanes.

  • We help feed the world. We impact how food is produced, packaged and made safe.
  • We help keep you healthy. Our instruments make it possible for scientists to develop new drugs and bring life-saving medicines to the world.
  • Mettler Toledo products are important to the production and consistent quality of every kind of consumer product.
Mettler Toledo Rainin manufactures pipettes, one of the most basic tools used in every type of chemistry laboratory and many kinds of biological laboratories. Rainin's pipettes consistently rank among the top premium pipette brands in North America, Europe, Asia and the Middle East.

Equal Opportunity Employment

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For those who prioritize precision, Mettler Toledo is precisely where you belong.

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7500 Edgewater Dr, Oakland, CA 94621 United States

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