North Haven, CT
Summary of Position:
This position provides industrial engineering support for the General Surgical Products Focus Factory within
Medtronic’s Surgical Devices business.
Thorough understanding of Industrial Engineering concepts
Establish, maintain, and improve labor standards, line layouts, BOMs, and routings for all products.
Perform time studies, ergonomic/safety assessments, process flow analysis, line balancing, and productivity evaluations for all production areas and implement identified improvements
Perform financial analysis for capital equipment purchases, product cost reduction projects, and quality initiatives, and provide recommendations.
Manage plant cost reduction tracking program.
Maintain capacity and manpower models for GSP operations and initiate corrective actions and/or improvements as required.
Utilize lean, six sigma, 5S, team building, effective communication, and project management skills to perform essential job functions and develop effective
Collaborate with Tooling and Manufacturing
Engineers to develop flexible manufacturing cell designs
Develop and optimize factory layout for assembly equipment
Frequent (verbal and written) communications; able to present to peers and management on deliverables status
Develops solutions to a variety of routine problems using computer and logic-based methods
Working knowledge of GD&T, SPC, Validation, PFMEA
Support root cause analysis activities.
Must have a BS in Industrial or Systems Engineering
Minimum of 5-7 years’ work experience as an
Industrial Engineer or 3+ years of related experience with MS in Industrial Engineering
Must be very strong at capacity modeling, timestudies, balance tables, and flexible work-cell development
Highly skilled with Excel, MS Project, AutoCAD, and
Understanding of financial analysis
Standard cost development
Proficiency in Microsoft Visio and Word
Six Sigma tools
Lean Manufacturing concepts
Strong written and verbal communications (including presentation skills)