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Danaher Corporation Manufacturing Engineering Manager - Medical in Newquay, United Kingdom

Find what drives you on a team with a more than 70-year history of discovery, determination, and innovation. As a global leader in high-tech filtration, separation, and purification, Pall Corporation thrives on helping our customers protect people. Our products serve a wide range of markets, so if your interests lie along the spectrum of Life Sciences to Industrial, you’ll find a rewarding role here. For the exponentially curious, Pall is a place you can thrive and amplify your impact on the world.

Pall is proud to work alongside a community of nine fellow Danaher Life Sciences companies. Together, we’re pioneering the future of science and medicine, developing products that enable researchers in the fight to save lives.

Summary purpose of the position:Responsible for Line Management of the Manufacturing Engineers and Technicians, supporting Manufacturing across both the Medical and Media sides of the manufacturing site.


  • Responsibility for manufacturing Engineers & Technicians.

  • Adhere to revenue and capital budgets for the team of Manufacturing Engineers.

  • Engineering responsibilities, support for filter manufacture and media continuous processing in key areas of the business producing quality critical product.

  • Generate Production documentation including Specifications, Training and Maintenance Guidelines.

  • Liaison with suppliers as a principle point of contact to resolve technical, validation and quality issues.

  • Ensure safe working practice for all within the vicinity of any automated equipment.

  • Demonstrate analytical ability within a manufacturing environment of production line issues.

  • Evaluate and quantify impact of production issues

  • Lead, mentor Engineering teams in solving manufacturing issues

  • Purchase and introduce new machinery using validation and mechanical change control

  • Implement cost savings to the Business via process improvements and waste reduction initiatives

  • Identify areas in which engineering improvements can be made to increase quality, efficiency or safety.

  • Project manage capital projects from initial concept through to successful completion and control the budgets

  • Supervise and maintain the Engineering service to manufacturing through Engineering’s and Technician staff.

  • Liaise with production to determine priorities and ensure efficient product delivery

  • Work with subcontract toolmakers in manufacture of jigs and tools

  • Work with subcontract designers of tooling and equipment.

  • Control the departmental budget related to tooling expenditure.

Essential Qualifications/ Experience:

  • Degree minimum in Production Engineering Process or Mechanical Engineering or related discipline.

  • Proven leadership skills.

  • Successful implementation of lean manufacturing techniques and problem solving.

  • Plastics assembly experience with knowledge of bespoke automation.

  • Good working knowledge of plastic welding techniques - RF, ultrasonic

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.


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