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As the world’s leader in serving science, Thermo Fisher Scientific is a driving force in the research, healthcare, industrial and applied markets, generating more than USD 20 billion in annual revenue. No other company can match our range of customer touch points – technologically, geographically or commercially. We help our customers in finding cures for cancer, protecting the environment, making sure our food is safe and moving forward with thousands of important projects that improve millions of lives. At Thermo Fisher Scientific, each one of our 65,000 extraordinary minds has a unique story to tell. Join us and contribute to our singular mission—enabling our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer.

In Finland we have operations in Vantaa and Joensuu. Our extensive range of products developed and manufactured in Finland includes pipettes, microplate instruments, magnetic particle processing systems as well as clinical chemistry and industrial chemistry analyzers and laboratory automation solutions. The Vantaa facility houses several different functions such as R&D, marketing, sales, service, logistics, quality as well as instrument and reagent manufacturing and is located close to the Vantaankoski railway station.

Manufacturing Engineer / Tuotantoinsinööri
Vantaa, Finland

Do you want to be a part of a company known to be a fast-paced global leader in serving science? We are seeking a Manufacturing Engineer / Tuotantoinsinööri to join our CDS business IVD analyzer manufacturing engineering team in Vantaa. You will be part of a great team, working in an exciting global company to introduce a new instrument and to develop our Vantaa Operations as a center of excellence for IVD instruments.

We are looking for an experienced engineer with strong hands-on problem-solving, communications and leadership skills with background in manufacturing engineering, mechanics or relevant field. You are an active, work oriented team player who works independently but also comfortably navigates between R&D engineering, QARA, sourcing and manufacturing organizations. Our international working environment, fast-paced working rhythm and sometimes rapidly changing operational environment require flexibility and continuous learning.

Thermo Fisher Scientific will provide you with an environment of challenging work, growth and development through the course of your career. This is a permanent position.

Key responsibilities include:
  • Develop and support assembly and in-process testing processes
  • Design and build equipment needed for testing (analyzer manufacturing and sub-assembling)
  • Technical support for Vantaa manufacturing and for subcontractors manufacturing sub-assemblies, typically in co-operation with R&D
  • Participate new product manufacturing capability scaling up
  • Engineering change implementation to manufacturing (PLM system)
  • Non-conformance handling process
  • Failure root-cause analysis, corrective action planning, and implementation
  • Process risk assessments
  • Execute process validations and documentations

We believe you have the following background and qualities
  • Several year work experience in manufacturing engineering support or similar role
  • Bachelor or Master degree in mechanical, automation, manufacturing engineering or equivalent field
  • Experience in implementing technical equipment to manufacturing process
  • Experience in documenting and reporting
  • Knowledge of versatile manufacturing and testing technologies/methods preferred
  • Knowledge of testing as well as test designing preferred
  • Experience in setting and scaling up manufacturing line and in process validation
  • Good communication skills in spoken and written Finnish and English

Additionally we value:
  • Knowledge of FDA/In Vitro regulated diagnostic products manufacturing and related authority requirements
  • Experience in use of PLM and/or ERP system
  • Experience in use of CAD tools (Solid works preferred) and/or MS Office tools
  • Knowledge of methods, devices, electronics and liquid chromatography

We look forward to receiving your application, including a cover letter and CV and a salary request in English. Please apply via http://jobs.thermofisher.com/. Reference: 59331BR

Please apply by 15th of January, 2018 at the latest.

Should you have any questions, please contact Process Engineering Manager Nina Björkman-Rintala on +358 50 3815506. She will be available on January 2nd and January 4th between 13.00-14.00 both days.

Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.

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