Manufacturing Process Engineer

Date: Sep 10, 2021

Location: Rochester, NY, US

Company: Carestream Health

Carestream Health Inc. 

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Carestream is a worldwide provider of medical imaging systems and solutions; x-ray imaging systems for non-destructive testing; manufacturing of film and precision contract coating services for a wide range of industrial, medical, electronic and other applications—all backed by a global service and support network. Carestream’s diagnostic imaging technology systems are at work in 90 percent of hospitals worldwide.  

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Position Summary:

Carestream Health is growing! We are interviewing to hire a Manufacturing Process Engineer at our Lake Avenue, Rochester, NY facility.

The process engineer will work closely with the manufacturing and technical team to analyze current production procedures and standards. In this process they will identify inefficiencies and work to improve the overall process for reliability and cycle time.

No H1B Sponsorship please! We are seeking an experienced engineer, not entry level or F1 Visa.

Position Responsibilities:

  • This person will be directly responsible for process improvements, yield enhancements, and day to day sustaining engineering. The individual will support the manufacturing processes.
  • Continuous Improvement mindset in all areas of the business
  • Strong focus to quality and process improvements.
  • Own the manufacturing processes and work instructions.
  • Assist in the start-up, de-bug and troubleshooting of equipment.
  • Troubleshoot assembly issues and provide recommendations.
  • Have parts fabricated for fixtures or equipment.
  • Create drawings for machine revisions or parts using Solidworks or Unigraphics.
  • Assist in the programming of equipment to produce products.
  • Train operators or other maintenance mechanics on the machine, process, PM’s, calibrations.
  • Initiate cost reduction projects.
  • Author procedures necessary for the process.
  • Create and implement Change Management Process
  • Use various measuring techniques.
  • Utilizes process verification and analytical tools to analyze and solve process problems.
  • Collaborate and continue to create a team environment with operations, maintenance, engineering and manufacturing.

Required Skills & Education:

•    BS Mechanical Engineering Degree or equivalent 
•    3+ years of experience manufacturing environment
•    Experience working with industrial machinery
•    Strategic planning skills
•    Project management experience

Desired Skills:

  • Strong PLC background Rockwell (was Allen Bradley), Modicon and Automation Direct PLC software across our different machines
  •  Black Belt fundamentals.  (Six Sigma, FMEA, Root Cause Analysis, DOE, SPC, Lean manufacturing principles).
  • Competent in MS Office Suite: Excel, Word, Power Point, MS Project

Work Environment:


Physical Requirements:

Standing: 1-25%

Walking: 1-25%

Sitting: 1-25%

Bending: 1-25%

Lifting up to 20 pounds: 1-25%

Lifting 20-35 pounds: 1-25%

Carrying, Pushing or Pulling: 1-25%

Carestream is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Carestream is an equal opportunity organization. We recruit, employ, train, compensate, and promote without regard to race, religion, creed, color, national origin, age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, disability, veteran status, or any other basis protected by applicable federal, state or local law.

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Requisition ID: 1447 

Nearest Major Market: Rochester