Danaher Corporation Senior Process Engineer in Lodi, California
At Cepheid, we are passionate about improving health care through fast, accurate diagnostic testing. Our mission drives us, every moment of every day, as we develop scalable, groundbreaking solutions to solve the world’s most complex health challenges. Our associates are involved in every stage of molecular diagnostics, from ideation to development and delivery of testing advancements that improve patient outcomes across a range of settings. As a member of our team, you can make an immediate, measurable impact on a global scale, within an environment that fosters career growth and development.
Cepheid is proud to work alongside a community of six fellow Danaher Diagnostics companies. Together, we’re working at the pace of change on diagnostic tools that address the world’s biggest health challenges, driven by knowing that behind every test there is a patient waiting.
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The Senior Process Engineer will be responsible for the daily sustenance of production systems to foster a manufacturing excellence culture for our high-volume Consumables and Automated Packaging operations in Lodi, California.
In this role, you will have the opportunity to:
Owns, monitors, and improves Manufacturing KPI – Overall Equipment Efficiency, Throughput, Mean Time Before Failure, and Yield
Leads daily execution of Standard Works - Centerlines, Statistical Process Control, Start-ups and Shutdowns, and Changeovers
Leads the development of daily, weekly, monthly OEE loss trees and 30/60/90-day loss-elimination roadmap
Leads problem solving using continuous improvement tools – line balancing, capability study, rate study, RCAs, cause and effects, PFMEAs, A3s, kaizens, and 5S
Leads daily, weekly, and monthly management meetings to deliver status reports for ongoing performance improvement initiatives
Assists in the development of technical and operating standards – Standard Operating Procedures, One Point Lessons, Job-Aides, and Troubleshooting Guides and training of manufacturing Associates
Creates validation documents (IQ, OQ, & PQ) and leads execution of process qualifications for new and existing production systems
The essential requirements of the job include:
Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or a related discipline; or equivalent combination of education and experience to perform at this level. A minimum of 5+ years overall related engineering experience within medical device or a regulated industry or Fortune 100 company
Ability to work shifts (Day/Swing/Graveyard) based on business need
Professional Certification – Lean Six Sigma Green Belt, Lean Six Sigma Black Belt or must be on track to getting certified within six months of hire.
Proficient with Manufacturing software - Minitab, Quality Window, Allen Bradley Factory-Talk, and Microsoft Applications – MS-Visio, MS-Power BI, MS-Excel, MS-Word, MS-PowerPoint
Ability to cleanse, analyze, organize, and present complex and unstructured production data graphically to deliver insights
It would be a plus if you also possess previous experience in:
TPM, TQS, and Lean Manufacturing principles
Work independently to deliver projects and cross-functionally with Maintenance Engineering, Quality Engineering, Automation Engineering, and Material Supply team
Cepheid, a Danaher company, offers a broad array of comprehensive, competitive benefit programs that add value to our lives. Whether it’s a health care program or paid time off, our programs contribute to life beyond the job. Check out our benefits at danaherbenefitsinfo.com.
When you join us, you’ll also be joining Danaher’s global organization, where 69,000 people wake up every day determined to help our customers win. As an associate, you’ll try new things, work hard, and advance your skills with guidance from dedicated leaders, all with the support of powerful Danaher Business System tools and the stability of a tested organization.
Danaher is committed to a diverse and inclusive culture where everyone feels they belong and all voices are heard. We believe in our associates and the unique perspectives they bring to every challenge, which is why we’ll empower you to push the boundaries of what’s possible.
If you’ve ever wondered what’s within you, there’s no better time to find out.
When you join us, you’ll also be joining Danaher’s global organization, where 69,000 people wake up every day determined to help our customers win. As an associate, you’ll try new things, work hard, and advance your skills with guidance from dedicated leaders, all with the support of powerful Danaher Business System (https://www.danaher.com/how-we-work/danaher-business-system) tools and the stability of a tested organization.
Danaher Corporation and all Danaher Companies are committed to equal opportunity regardless of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics protected by law. We value diversity and the existence of similarities and differences, both visible and not, found in our workforce, workplace and throughout the markets we serve. Our associates, customers and shareholders contribute unique and different perspectives as a result of these diverse attributes.The EEO posters are available here (https://www.dol.gov/agencies/ofccp/posters) .We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform crucial job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org to request accommodation. If you’ve ever wondered what’s within you, there’s no better time to find out.
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