Operations Engineer in Mahwah, NJ at Stryker Corporation

Date Posted: 10/10/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Who we want 

  • Collaborative partners. People who build and leverage cross-functional relationships to bring together ideas, data and insights to drive continuous improvement in functions.
  • Analytical problem solvers. People who go beyond just fixing to identify root causes, evaluate optimal solutions, and recommend comprehensive upgrades to prevent future issues.
  • Dedicated achievers. People who thrive in a fast-paced environment and will stop at nothing to ensure a project is complete and meets regulations and expectations.

What you will do

As an Operations Engineer you will ensure proper and continuous operation of the manufacturing equipment, processes and system. You will additionally lead projects and processes and work with cross functional teams to increase productivity and reduce cost.

  • Provide technical support for quality control, process improvement, cost savings, process development projects, new product launches, equipment qualifications, and process validations.
  • Operate within Stryker’s quality system to produce documentation such as, inspection plans, equipment maintenance logs and standard operating procedures (SOPs).
  • Support continuous improvement efforts by performing time studies, value stream analysis, flow analysis and other Lean related tasks.
  • Investigate Quality issues for root cause and recommend/implement corrective actions.
  • Manage Engineering Change Notices for process changes from creation to final approval.
  • Make proposals/recommendations with regards to Capital equipment purchases, cost reduction opportunities (insourcing/outsourcing), and Supplier/Vendor selection.

What you need

  • A minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or related discipline required; degree in Mechanical Engineering preferred.
  • Relevant experience in a production/manufacturing environment required.
  • Relevant Co-Op/internship experience or project management experience is preferred.
  • Demonstrated interpersonal, communication and presentation skills, must be comfortable presenting at team level meetings required.

Work From Home: Not available

Travel Percentage: Up to 25%

Stryker Corporation is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. Stryker is an EO employer – M/F/Veteran/Disability.

Stryker Corporation will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.

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