Who we are:
At Cantel, preventing infection is our business. As a leading provider of infection prevention products and services in the healthcare market, we are dedicated to delivering high-quality, innovative solutions that improve outcomes and help save lives. We accomplish this mission by delivering our products through the following operating units:
Medical: Endoscopy procedure disposables include single-use valves and irrigation tubing. The medical device reprocessing systems, disinfectants, detergents we manufacture and distribute are used to disinfect high-level endoscopes.
Life Sciences: Water purification systems for dialysis facilities. We work with leading dialysis caregivers, delivering hemodialysis dialyzers and reprocessing systems, as well as sterilants and filtration products.
Dental: Single-use, infection prevention products used primarily in the dental market (face masks, sterilization pouches, towels and bibs, tray covers, saliva ejectors, germicidal wipes, plastic cups and disinfectants).
Cantel employees are inspired to improve the lives of patients, caregivers and healthcare providers. If you are looking for a company driven by an entrepreneurial spirit and have the passion to shape the future of infection prevention, we want to meet you. Join us and see why people love working here.
About the role:The Process Development Engineer will be Operation’s champion during the development stages of new products and line extension activities. This will include manufacturing development and readiness for a variety of medical devices with a focus on hollow fiber filters. The Process Development Engineer will lead the manufacturing process development, provide DFM feedback, develop equipment requirements and specifications, lead design transfer builds, and ensure all processes are validatedWhat you will do:
Support line extension activities focused on improving the manufacturing of hollow fiber filters.
Ensure that operations requirements are incorporated into designs during product development.
Develop advanced manufacturing systems and processes to with a high level of operational quality to ensure process capability, repeatability & reproducibility in launched product
Participate within cross functional NPD team activities such as Design for Manufacturability and Assembly (DFMEA), Design Reviews, pFMEA, etc.
Lead and coordinate operational readiness and design transfer activities at manufacturing sites.
Lead project planning with manufacturing locations to determine manufacturing operational requirements including capacity, space, processes, and detailed equipment requirements.
Lead preparation and execution of process readiness reviews with stakeholders to demonstrate operational readiness including process and equipment validations.
Lead development of manufacturing lines utilizing lean manufacturing concepts.
Assist in the improvement and development of new product development processes to enhance development of robust products while reducing time to market.
Ability to travel 10%, occasional travel to customers or suppliers as required.
What we are looking for:
BS in Engineering, preferably Mechanical Engineering or Chemical Engineering.
Minimum of 5 years of engineering experience.
Experience in Design for Manufacturing & Assembly, DFMEA, PFMEA, DOE, and Validations.
Experience in Process Development Desired.
Experience with hollow fiber filter manufacturing.
Experience in the medical field or other regulated industry.
Familiar with ISO 13485 and FDA Design Control.
Green Belt Certification.
Project planning skills.