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Why join Stryker?
We are proud to be named one the World’s Best Workplaces and a Best Workplace for Diversity by Fortune Magazine! Learn more about our award-winning organization by visiting stryker.com
Our benefits include bonuses; commissions; healthcare; insurance benefits; retirement programs; stock based plans; paid time off plans; family and parenting leaves; tuition reimbursement; wellness programs; onsite fitness centers and cafeterias; discount purchase programs; and service and performance awards – not to mention various social and recreational activities.
Why engineering at Stryker?
At Stryker we are dedicated to improving lives, with a passion for researching and developing new medical device products. As an engineer at Stryker, you will be proud of the work that you will be doing, using cutting-edge technologies to make healthcare better. Here, you will work in a supportive culture with other incredibly talented and intelligent people, creating industry-leading medical technology products. You will also have growth opportunities as we have a culture that supports your personal and professional development.
Detail-oriented process improvers. Critical thinkers who naturally see opportunities to develop and optimize work processes - finding ways to simplify, standardize and automate.
Self-directed initiators. People who take ownership of their work and need no prompting to drive productivity, change, and outcomes.
Dedicated achievers. People who thrive in a fast-paced environment and will stop at nothing to ensure a project is complete and meets regulations and expectations.
What you will do-
As a Service Manufacturing Engineer, you will develop, evaluate, implement, and maintain repair/manufacturing process design, along with associated documentation, operation sequences and processes to repair components and/or finished devices with the intent to improve or reduce repair/manufacturing cycle times.
Provide day-to-day production support by participating in daily production team meetings, developing solutions to issues impacting area metrics and assessing process and tooling design for feasibility
Assess assigned area for improvements related to cycle time, required floor space, labor hours required, final testing acceptance rate, and rework reduction
Establish manufacturing standards, monitoring actual plant performance and make proposals for improvement
Strive for reliability and quality in our products, continuously searching for ways to enhance performance and meet all training and documentation criteria
Contribute/participate in the training and ongoing involvement of operators, production supervisors and others as required, particularly in new and evolving/modified processes
Generate ideas for new repair processes and/or process optimizations and complete small capital projects
Propose projects to improve throughput and product quality
Estimate cost to analyze return on capital investments
Perform process design calculations for new and existing processes
Assist in commissioning of new plant equipment and in troubleshooting of existing processes
Partner with global service operations, materials, product engineering and other groups to solve manufacturing and process issues to drive customer satisfaction
Provide regular updates on project progress to appropriate personnel, with the ability to plan, organize and implement many concurrent tasks
What you need-
Bachelor's degree in an engineering discipline required; concentration in industrial engineering, manufacturing engineering or engineering management -preferred
Previous manufacturing/production or industrial engineering experience -highly preferred
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, process improvement orientation and the ability to handle multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment -highly preferred
Demonstrated ability to operate small hand tools (e.g. pliers, screwdrivers, wrenches, hammer, etc.), power tools and test/inspection equipment -highly preferred
Experience with objective ergonomic assessing tools similar to Humantech MMH calculator -preferred
Knowledge of Lean tools, waste identification, lead-time assessment, Kaizen, Kanban and/or process and material flow -preferred
Stryker is one of the world's leading medical technology companies and, together with our customers, we are driven to make healthcare better. The Company offers a diverse array of innovative products and services in Orthopaedics, Medical and Surgical, and Neurotechnology and Spine that help improve patient and hospital outcomes. Stryker is active in over 100 countries around the world.
Together with our customers, we are driven to make healthcare better.
At Stryker, quality is first in everything we do. We are driven to make healthcare better for our customers by
providing innovative products and services that meet regulatory requirements through our effective quality system.
The Company was founded in 1941 by Dr. Homer Stryker and incorporated in 1946 as the Orthopedic Frame Company. In 1964, the Company’s name was changed to Stryker Corporation.
• $13.6 billion in annual sales in 2018; annual revenue has grown for 39 straight years
• 17.1% CAGR (compound annual growth rate) in sales over 39 years
• ~36,000 employees globally in 2018
• 43 manufacturing and research & development locat...ions worldwide
• Included in the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index
• Ranked # 233 on Fortune Magazine’s “FORTUNE 500” list for 2019
• Ranked # 3 on Fortune Magazine’s “World’s Most Admired Companies” list for the “Medical Equipment” industry for 2019
• Ranked # 11 on Fortune Magazine’s “100 Best Companies to Work For” list (U.S.) for 2019
• Spent $862 million on R&D in 2018
• 7,784 patents owned globally in 2018
• Initial public offering of stock was in 1979
• Listed on the New York Stock Exchange under ticker SYK