The Sr. Equipment Engineer will have the responsibility to sustain, maintain and improve the equipment performance of consumables production automation equipment in a high volume manufacturing environment at the Sunnyvale factory. Role will require hands on engagement at the tool, troubleshooting mechanical, electro-mechanical, electrical and automation controls and implementing solutions for chronic/systemic problems.
ESSENTIAL JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:
Perform troubleshooting and corrective maintenance on custom automation equipment
Execute Preventive Maintenance (PM) tasks
Generate, write and continuously improve PM procedures
Implement continuous improvement projects on manufacturing automation equipment
Complete Engineering Change Orders (ECO) to Work Instructions, Tool (IOPQ) Protocols, Drawings and BOM lists
Drive initiatives to improve product quality, increase part throughout, decrease equipment downtime, and strengthen safety measures
Train equipment maintenance technicians
Work with vendors to troubleshoot and resolve equipment issues
Keeps equipment operational by coordinating maintenance and repair services
Writing and following established maintenance procedures
Ability to drive design changes on equipment to improve performance
Drive improvement of equipment metrics (MTTR and MTBF)
Complete all assigned and required training satisfactorily and on time
Education and Experience (in years):
Bachelor’s degree in field with 5+ years of related work experience OR
Master’s degree in field with 3+ years of related work experience OR
Doctoral degree in field with 0-2 years of related work experience.
Knowledge and skills:
Excellent written and oral communications skills
Hands-on equipment experience with hand tools and machine shop tooling expertise
Proficient in Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Visio
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills combined with a strong technical presence
Good Understanding of mechanical design concepts and machinery: Electrical, Mechanical, and Electromechanical schematics, motors, pumps, vacuum, and hydraulics
Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent combination of education and experience
Minimum of 6-8 years of relevant experience
Plastic Injection Molding a plus
Knowledge and proficiency in Solidworks CAD modeling a plus
Knowledge of Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP)
Lean 5S Manufacturing knowledge
PLC and Control Systems
Agile Product Lifecycle Management (PLM)
Project Management skills
Vision and Laser Systems
Equipment retrofit upgrades and qualifications
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