Pro Staff

Mechanical Engineer

Plymouth, MN
Feb 03, 2018
Feb 03, 2019
Pro Staff
Job Type
Employment Status
Full Time
Pro Staff has teamed with Medivators a Cantel Medical company to add a Contractor to their R&D team. Medivatorsis a medical device company located in Plymouth, MN specializing in products used in endoscopy. In this role you will be responsible for designing new and improved components of an automated endoscope reprocessor. Additionally, you will work with other members of the field on a global basis to solve equipment-related reprocessing challenges. If you are looking for a new opportunity to be part of a great team and help create life saving medical devices this could be the position for you!

Pay Rate:  $30-40/hour depending on experience
Hours: Regular Business Hours
Duration: 12 Month Contract

Job Description:

  • Design and document new mechanical components for endoscope reprocessing equipment and accessories using ProE/Creo or SolidWorks
  • Develop high-value performance improvements for existing Medivators’ equipment lines
  • Drive cost, manufacturing, and service improvements through design of mechanical components and processes
  • Support manufacturing and quality departments with failure analyses and product improvement plans
  • Work directly with field staff and Technical Support to provide solutions related to endoscope reprocessing
  • Update and improve online hookup database
  • Conduct or direct performance testing to evaluate new materials and components
  • Identify new vendors, as needed
  • Prepare engineering change orders along with all required documentation
  • This position includes occasional directing of technicians as part of regular project work
  • Degree in Mechanical or Industrial Engineering
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience in design of mechanical parts
  • Strong understanding of fluid mechanics and verification testing require
  • Demonstrated ability to use ProE/Creo, Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Experience with SolidWorks and Minitab a strong plus
  • Experience with designing parts in a regulated industry preferred
  • Ability to read, analyze, and interpret technical information or reports in area of expertise
  • Ability to communicate technical information and test results in written and verbal form required 
  • Second language a strong plus
  • The candidate should have the ability to understand and apply advanced mathematical concepts and basic statistical techniques
  • Occasionally required to stand, walk, and sit 
  • Routinely lift and/or move up to 25 pounds and occasionally as much as 40 pounds

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