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Mechanical Design Engineer | Thermo Fisher Scientific

Thermo Fisher Scientific Posted: 12/10/2021
Location: Adelaide, Australia Type:  N/A
Disciplines:  Mechanical Engineering
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Business Unit: Chemical Analysis Division (CAD), Production Process & Analytics (PPA), Bulk Material Handling (BMH)
When your part of Thermo Fisher Scientific, you'll do challenging work, and be part of a team that values performance, quality and innovation. As part of a successful, growing global organization you will be encouraged to perform at your best. With revenues of more than $30 billion and the largest investment in R&D in the industry, we give our people the resources and chances to create significant contributions to the world.

Position Summary:
The primary responsibilities of this position include maintaining BMH equipment designs under the direction of Senior Engineering staff globally. This position will own the equipment designs and must maintain these designs for configuration compatibility with global contract manufactures, manufacturing processes, cost control, and design optimization. This position will also be responsible for BMH engineered mechanical product drawing generation and updates when required adhering to the set our processes and structures within the organization.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Maintain equipment designs in the global PDM database
  • Ensure that all designs are fully documented with detailed component specifications
  • Maintain approved manufacturers lists (AML) in ERP system
  • Execute Engineering Change Orders (ECOs) at the direction of senior engineering staff
  • Work with the operations team to provide design for manufacturability input on equipment designs through the Engineering Change Order (ECO) process
  • Create detail and production drawings on custom designed equipment for global Project Engineering staff
  • Utilize engineering staff in India on design completion
  • Create, upload, and maintain Bills of Material (BOMs) in ERP system and distribute as required to global contract manufacturers
  • Interface with global engineering, sales, and operations team members to execute custom engineering projects
  • Project Management and coordination of design projects to meet quality, delivery and cost targets as needed
  • Participate in LEAN manufacturing practices between sites
  • Participate in supplier qualifications/audits and interface with them on quality performance.
  • In conjunction with various teams, develop and implement programs for improving supplier quality and lead the supplier non-conforming materials disposition process
  • Develop and/or maintain metrics to support the above initiatives.

Key Proficiencies
  • High proficiency with SolidWorks & AutoCAD
  • Demonstrated past history of project management
  • Enhanced PC knowledge and skill sets of utilizing Microsoft Office
  • Excellent presentation, verbal and written communication skills
  • Honed communication skills with ability to present at all levels
  • Results oriented and customer-need focused
  • Ability to work within a matrix organization
  • Self-directed, persistent, and goal-oriented
  • Team player, able to work optimally with others across region
  • Ability to work across multiple countries, cultures, time zones and departments
  • Exceptional organizational skills

Education & Knowledge
  • Bachelor of Science, or National Diploma in mechanical engineering from an accredited college/university or > 5yrs design work experience in the mining and/or manufacturing industry.
  • Fluency in English compulsory. Spanish, Italian, Portuguese (Optional)
  • Demonstrated past history of project management
  • Understanding of manufacturing processes and how cost impacts the overall business
  • Experience with Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) systems (Optional)
  • Knowledge & Lean manufacturing (Optional)

Travel Requirements: <20>
Working Conditions:
Country dependant, mostly office work

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At Thermo Fisher Scientific, each one of our 80,000 extraordinary minds have a unique story to tell. Join us and contribute to our singular mission-enabling our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer.
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Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.

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