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Mechanical Design Engineer - 3389

Ashland, MA

Posted: 05/05/2023 Industry: Engineering and Technical Job Number: 15602

Job Description

Connexion’s mission is to provide "best in class" services to job seekers. We strive to achieve excellence in job placement, staffing, and recruiting services, while treating candidates with the professionalism and respect they deserve.

Title: Mechanical Design Engineer
Hiring Organization: Connexion Systems & Engineering

Compensation, Benefits, and Employment Type
  • Duration: 6-month contract (project based)
  • Pay rate: $50-$61.95/hr
  • Job Location: Ashland, MA (100% onsite)
  • Schedule: 1st shift, standard business hours
  • Job#: bh15602

In order to set expectations and to the extent permitted by applicable law, please note that if an applicant is hired for this position, the applicant will be required to prove that the applicant has been fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by the date of hire, subject to any qualified religious or medical exemptions. Please note that the employer reserves its rights to mandate additional vaccine requirements at any time.

  • Responsible for component and subsystem design for rebranding products with a focus on DFM (design for manufacturability).
  • Technical writing in support of design inputs, design outputs, qualification activities, regulatory requirements.
  • Collaborate and contribute as a part of a project team with primary focus on mechanical design and production transfer activities.
  • Working knowledge of standards - UL, IEC, ISO 13485 and related quality system requirements for medical devices.
  • Determine design feasibility, evaluate design alternatives, and select optimum design approach
  • Develop requirements, specifications, drawings, bills of material, and material cost estimates.
  • Contribute to Risk Management activities to ensure design shortcomings are identified and appropriately addressed.
  • Present experimental findings and interpretations to R&D team members and cross-functional leaders.
  • Accountable for R&D DHF deliverables according to Design Control Process following ISO 13485 regulatory standard (product requirement specifications, technical feasibility plan/report, risk control record)
  • Hands-on involvement in all phases of product development, including concept, planning, development, and validation.

Education and Experience:
  • BS (5 years) respectively, in relevant engineering with industrial experience in life science / molecular diagnostics field.
  • Understanding of machining, injection molding, compression molding, thermoforming, CNC machining, die-cutting, sheet metal stamping/forming and extrusion methods in relationship to product development.
  • Proficiency in solid modeling and drafting using SolidWorks. Experience with SolidWorks PDM is a plus.
  • Track record in design for manufacturing and industrial design.

Other Requirements:
  • Strong organizational and interpersonal skills.
  • Strong sense of ownership, self-starter
  • Good verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to work in fast-paced environment.

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