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Danaher Corporation Senior Manufacturing Engineer in Richmond, Illinois

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We are looking for a Senior Manufacturing Engineer to drive process innovation and ideation for capital investment opportunities and lead the execution of the equipment installation and validation. You will get to use your agile mindset, thirst for challenging work, and related professional experience to make important contributions to the vision and strategy for the Engineering team.

All the responsibilities we will trust you with:

  • Identify capital investment opportunities for Operations and contribute to the development of a 5-year strategic investment roadmap

  • Lead business case development for capital investment projects, ranging from $50k to $3m

  • Manage capital investment projects from ideation through execution; lead a cross-functional team to achieve the project objectives

  • Design new manufacturing processes through analyzing product specifications, completing detailed design specifications, and collaborating with equipment manufacturers

  • Execute process validation (e.g., FAT, IQ, OQ, PQ) and corresponding validation deliverables (e.g., Risk Management, Management of Change, SOPs, etc.)

  • Support Research & Development during new product development and provide facilitate design transfer of new products into the production environment

  • Integrate Environment, Health, and Safety requirements into projects and daily activities to ensure a safe working environment for all associates

  • Integrate Quality requirements into manufacturing products and processes; forecast and mitigate quality risks throughout project lifecycle

    Your areas of knowledge and expertise that matter most for this role:

  • B.S. Degree in Engineering, degree in Chemical or Mechanical Engineering preferred.

  • 5 to 8 years engineering experience in a regulated industry

  • Experience in capital investment project management, including business case development and capital project execution

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office and CAD programs

  • Basic understanding of quality systems, e.g. ISO9001, ISO13485

  • Ability to lead and prioritize concurrent projects; acts with agility to changing circumstances

  • Willingness to understand internal customers’ expectations and needs (e.g. spending time on the manufacturing floor to understand issues, going to Gemba)

  • Ability to leverages technical expertise to analyze complex problems to drive to root cause analysis and resolution

    Check out our benefits here: https://danaherbenefitsinfo.com/

    This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by this employee. The incumbent is expected to perform other duties necessary for the effective operation of the department or unit. This job description may be changed at any time .

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    At Danaher, we are dedicated to building and sustaining a truly diverse and inclusive culture. These are not just words on a page—Diversity and Inclusion is a top priority for the company, and it ties deeply to each of our core values. Danaher Corporation and all Danaher Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics protected by law.

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 202.419.7762 or applyassistance@danaher.com to request accommodation.If you’ve ever wondered what’s within you, there’s no better time to find out.