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Industrial Engineer

Alameda, California
Job Type
15 Feb 2021
As a member of our new Industrial Engineering team, you will bring your hands-on IE experience and your strong understanding of Lean Manufacturing to find ways to eliminate wastefulness in the production of Penumbra's life-saving products. Working cross-functionally with R, Manufacturing, Quality Assurance, Facilities, Safety, and other groups, you will to drive continuous improvements in the effective use of workers, machines, materials, space and information.The jobCoordinate and work on implementing best practices and ensuring that sites do not deviate from standard setup/line layoutReview production schedules, engineering specifications, process flows, work instructions, and other information to understand methods and activities in manufacturing and servicesConduct time studies, identifying value/no-value added activities. Present findings and propose improvement plansAnalyze processes to determine how to manufacture parts and products with maximum efficiency and quality. Standardizing and Implementing best practices across both sitesIdentify opportunities for improvement in the layout of equipment and work spaceDevelop material flow through the implementation and disciplined use of Kanban and SupermarketsWork with manufacturing, quality and development engineers to identify equipment and process improvement opportunitiesEnsure a safe and healthy work environmentWhat you bringThe desire to work with a great team in an environment where your work makes a differenceThe creativity and ingenuity needed to design new production processes in many kinds of settingsCritical-thinking skills, logic and reasoning to create new systems and to solve problems related to waste and inefficiency, and to come up with new approachesA hands-on approach to your work, with the ability to be open to new methods and technologiesKnowledge and experience in Software systems including; Microsoft Teams, SharePoint, Power BI, MRP Systems, AutoCAD, SolidWorks, Microsoft Office, Advanced Excel SkillsOutstanding oral, written, and interpersonal communication skills needed to explain concepts clearly and quicklyA Bachelor's degree in Industrial or Manufacturing Engineering, or a related fieldTwo to five plus years of Industrial Engineering experience, ideally in a medical device or similarly regulated organizationWhat we offerA collaborative teamwork environment where learning is constant and performance is rewardedThe opportunity to be at the forefront of technology that is revolutionizing the treatment of some of the world's most devastating diseasesA generous benefits package that includes medical, dental, vision, and life insurance; a 401(k) match; and an Employee Stock Purchase PlanPenumbra, Inc., headquartered in Alameda, California, is a global healthcare company focused on innovative therapies. Penumbra designs, develops, manufactures and markets novel products and has a broad portfolio that addresses challenging medical conditions in markets with significant unmet need. Penumbra sells its products to hospitals and healthcare providers primarily through its direct sales organization in the United States, most of Europe, Canada and Australia, and through distributors in select international markets. The Penumbra logo is a trademark of Penumbra, Inc. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.If you reside in the State of California, please also refer to Penumbra's Privacy Notice for California Residents.
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  • Job Reference: 232036000-2
  • Date Posted: 15 February 2021
  • Recruiter: Penumbra
  • Location: Alameda, California
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Manufacturing Operations
  • Job Type: Permanent