Senior Engineering Technician

Date: Apr 23, 2021

Location: Fridley – Minnesota, US, 55421

Company: Heraeus

Senior Engineering Technician
Location Fridley – Minnesota
Full Time

Imagine a job where you will have the opportunity to do exciting and challenging work, while collaborating with extraordinary colleagues. A company that invests in you and your career, providing the training, mentoring, development and support you need to be successful now and in the future. If you want a career without limits with a market-leading family-owned, global company where you can make an impact, then imagine an opportunity at Heraeus. Every day, our worldwide team of approximately 14,900 employees are bringing forward new ideas and solutions that are impacting and transforming everything from healthcare to renewable energy to e-mobility to high-tech and telecommunications.


In this position you will provide technical support to cross-functional teams to characterize and develop new technology platforms and processes within Heraeus Medical Components (HMC).


Your Role and Responsibilities:


  • Provide advanced support for engineering projects.  Seen as an engineering process "expert". Requires minimal Engineering direction to complete activities.
  • Has working knowledge of ERP and SPC software. Assist with daily scheduling and shipment responsibilities.
  • Advanced equipment setup including setup for long term manufacturing. Create draft manufacturing documents including work instructions, certification checklists, visual aids, setup sheets, etc.  Establish and document process windows and controls.
  • Demonstrates creativity and ingenuity in applying procedures and concepts. Able to draw solutions from a wider range of experience.  Proficient at solving problems in a timely manner. Understands cause and effect as it pertains to process development.
  • Provide advanced support for transitioning projects into production including training of manufacturing personnel.  Provide ongoing engineering support optimizing tooling and production processes.  Implements controlled changes, within established parameters and process change procedures.
  • Provides technical support to the sales team as requested.
  • Provide training to others based on expertise.
  • Performs other duties as assigned by advisor or the company.
  • This position will be located at Fridley, Minnesota and will require some travel to our White Bear Lake, Minnesota facility


What is required for this role:


  • HS Diploma required; 2-year technical degree strongly preferred
  • A minimum of 5 years technician level experience
  • Direct experience participating in complex projects to commercialization
  • Demonstrated experience in supporting positive customers experiences
  • Experience with a medical device OEM preferred

Nearest Major Market: Minneapolis