Olympus America Inc. Evergreen Manufacturing Engineer - External in Brooklyn Park, Minnesota

Job Duties::

  • Correspond with production teams, programmers, manufacturing supervisors, engineers and suppliers to optimize existing processes.

  • Assist in processing change orders (CO), Material Review Board concessions (MRB), Non-Conforming Material Report (NCR), and Corrective Actions / Preventive Actions (CAPA) to facilitate process changes or implementation.

  • Assist in cost improvement projects. Assist in developing and modifying manufacturing processes, tooling, and fixtures utilizing best practice tools that result in sufficient capacity to meet customer demand while promoting product quality, process efficiency & control and operator safety.

  • Assure that manufacturing processes and related documentation follows established policies and procedures.

  • Provide production line support including but not limited to implementing process improvements, troubleshooting equipment, addressing process questions, setting up KanBan’s and capacity planning.

  • Assist in verifying/creating bill of materials and labor standards.

  • Assist in the preparation of preventative maintenance documentation and plans.

  • Assist in identifying equipment needs on the production floor and evaluate internal & external options for sourcing such equipment.

  • Assist in the preparation and justification for capital expenditure for new equipment.

  • Execute process and equipment validations (IQ/OQ/PQ).

  • Review prints for new and existing products to determine accuracy and manufacturability.

  • Assist with facilities layout including equipment layouts and workplace design.

  • Perform all other essential duties as directed.

Job Description:

  • An Evergreen Requisition is an advertisement for positions that Olympus hires for throughout the year . It is a way for Olympus to build a database of qualified, interested individuals for a particular job function so that when there is a need to fill that type of role, the hiring process will be faster. By applying to an Evergreen Requisition, you are expressing your interest for a particular job function within the Olympus family of companies.

In addition to submitting your resume to an Evergreen Requisition, we encourage you to create a job search agent to be alerted when positions in your areas of interest become available. In the job search agent specify all the geographic locations you would consider. *

A Manufacturing Engineer will support or lead engineering efforts on new and legacy products. EOE M/F/D/V

Olympus hires for the following: Manufacturing Engineer I, Manufacturing Engineer II, Sr. Manufacturing Engineer

Primary Hiring Locations: Bartlett, TN; Brooklyn Park, MN, and Norwalk, OH

Job Requirements::


  • Bachelor’s degree (B.S.) in science or engineering discipline is required for all position levels.

  • Manufacturing Engineer I: 0-3 years experience is required.

  • Manufacturing Engineer II: Minimum of 3 years experience is required.

  • Sr. Manufacturing Engineer: Minimum of 5 years experience is required; or will consider 2-year degree with

minimum 15 years relevant experience.

About Us:

Olympus America, Inc. with headquarters in Center Valley, PA is a precision technology leader, creating innovative opto-digital solutions in health care and life science products throughout North America. Olympus works collaboratively with its customers and its affiliates worldwide to leverage R&D investment in precision technology and manufacturing processes across diverse business lines. These include: gastrointestinal endoscopes, accessories, and minimally invasive surgical products; advanced clinical and research microscopes. Olympus America Inc at http://www.olympusamerica.com/

Company URL:

Olympus America Inc at http://www.olympusamerica.com/

Posting Locations:

Minnesota, Brooklyn Park, Ohio, Norwalk, Tennessee, Bartlett

Posting Title:

Evergreen Requisition - Manufacturing Engineer

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