Kelly Services Manufacturing Engineering Technician in Wilmington, Massachusetts

Kelly Services is currently looking to hire a Manufacturing Technician to work for one of our top Medical Device/Pharma clients on-site in Wilmington, Massachusetts for a long-term contract position. (potential for direct hire)

Objectives/Purpose:

Perform a variety of machining, inspection and packaging operations relating to the manufacture of contact lens materials. Assume a hands-on role in accountability for facets of the business that facilitate smooth, uninterrupted production flow; safe use of equipment and chemicals; and crisp and accurate training and documentation.

Key Activities/Responsibilities:

  • Performs complex machining, inspection and packaging operations in an OSHA/FDA/ISO/EH&S regulated environment requiring eye, hand, auditory and respiratory protection. Multi-tasking capabilities are essential in order to efficiently drive many varied processes simultaneously.

  • Advocate LEAN initiatives (Kanban) and support LEAN concepts (5S) as they apply throughout the organization.

  • Monitor product flow, velocity and yields among other metrics. Monitor, record and report any unusual problems to Mfg. Group Leader.

  • With little direct supervision, work collaboratively with the other technicians in order to equitably divide daily tasks. Technician is encouraged to act autonomously when confident actions are appropriate and correct. As expected, questions will arise which should be answered and resolved collaboratively with a more senior technician and/or supervisor.

  • Prepared and ready to offer observations to peers and supervisor regarding the scheduling and flow of product based on chemical characteristics (i.e. expiry dates), mechanical constraints, shipment schedule, etc.

  • As skills allow, identify and clearly communicate ideas related to improving the manufacturing processes, documentation, workflow, equipment, methods, etc.

Qualifications/Training:

  • 6-8 years medical device manufacturing experience with expertise in chemical, machining, inspection, and packaging operations.

  • Strong machine shop/mechanical background preferred. Experience working with/operating CNC lathes, grinders, and other types of processing equipment.

  • Familiarity with Lean manufacturing principles and methodologies.

  • Accurate recordkeeping skills.

  • Good basic math skills/computer proficiency

  • Understanding of GMP/ISO requirements pertaining to manufacturing operations.

  • Prior experience with a medical device manufacturing organization preferred.

Important information: This position is recruited for by a remote Kelly office, not your local Kelly branch. Applicants must be legally permitted to work in the United States.

Why Kelly?

  • As a Kelly Services employee, you will have access to numerous perks, including:

  • Exposure to a variety of career opportunities as a result of our expansive network of client companies

  • Career guides, information and tools to help you successfully position yourself throughout every stage of your career

  • Access to more than 3,000 online training courses through our Kelly Learning Center

  • Weekly pay and service bonus plans

  • Group-rate insurance options available immediately upon hire*

Why Kelly ® ?

Kelly puts you in charge of your career, with access to cutting edge projects and technologies in industry leading organizations. Top companies throughout the world have trusted Kelly as a premier source of engineering talent and services since 1965. And engineering job seekers know Kelly as a firm with an unmatched reputation for quality, integrity and professionalism. Whether you seek the variety and flexibility of working on short term project engagements, or prefer contract-to-hire or direct hire placement with our clients, apply with Kelly to explore opportunities that suit your specific professional interests.

AboutKelly Services ®

As a workforce advocate for over 70 years, we are proud to directly employ nearly 500,000 people around the world and have a role in connecting thousands more with work through our global network of talent suppliers and partners. Revenue in 2017 was $5.4 billion. Visit kellyservices.com and connect with us on Facebook , LinkedIn and Twitter .

Kelly Services is an equal opportunity employer including, but not limited to, Minorities, Females, Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and is committed to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law.