Development Process Engineer in Maplewood, MN at Volt

Date Posted: 1/31/2020

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Process Development Engineer (12-month contract)

St. Paul, MN $30-32/hr. 

An engineering professional who applies engineering principles and ingenuity to design and develop manufacturing processes, technologies, tooling, and fixturing for next generation medical devices.


  • Establish processes based on product and print requirements.
  • Evaluate process and design alternatives based on Design for Manufacturability principles.
  • Production support - Responsible for providing technical support for processes and equipment to manufacturing to ensure high quality and yield
  • Process Optimization – Technical Reports and Test Method Validations
  • Process Validation - Protocol and report writing, as well as execution of IQ/OQ/PQs, and PPQs
  • Root cause analysis and troubleshooting, resolves and/or facilitates the resolution of problems including identifying causes and implementing solutions to prevent re-occurrence.
  • Lead and interact with functional groups (e.g. research and development, quality, manufacturing, supply chain) as necessary to define work breakdown to achieve project goals related to schedule, performance, and cost.
  • Manage program compliance with internal and external standards (e.g. Design Control, Process Validation, and Process Control Plans)
  • Understand work environment issues (e.g. OSHA regulations, etc.)


  • Bachelor of Science in Engineering
  • 0-4 years engineering experience
  • Ability to work within a team and as an individual contributor in a fast-paced environment.
  • Ability to leverage and/or engage others to accomplish tasks.
  • Multitasks, prioritizes, and meets deadlines in a timely manner.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills with ability to effectively communicate at multiple levels in the organization.
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail.
  • Ability to maintain regular and predictable attendance.
  • Experience developing manufacturing processes, technologies, and designing for manufacturability of medical devices.
  • Experience with statistical analysis (e.g. Gage R&R, Cpk, SPC, DOE), Minitab preferred.

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer