Zimmer, Inc. Manufacturing Engineering Co-op, Summer 2018 (604936) in Warsaw, Indiana

Job SummaryResponsible for providing manufacturing engineering services to support efficient manufacturing processes. Engineering services include process development, process validation, cell management, project management, tool design, and troubleshooting. Create, maintain, and improve controlled technical documents, such as prints, procedures, bill of materials and routers. Conduct feasibility studies to estimate product costs and analyze capital equipment, capacity, and capability requirements. Establish and improve process methods which meet performance and quality requirements. Develop and execute project plans and schedules for work activities. Support a wide variety of processing applications, including machining, finishing, cleaning, laser etching, wire EDM, shot blasting, and polishing. Evaluate multiple options to select the most appropriate processes and machining methods. Execute equipment qualification or process validation projects.Principal Duties and ResponsibilitiesMaintaining and improving controlled technical documents such as prints, procedures, bill of materials and routers. Supporting a wide variety of processing applications such as machining, finishing, cleaning, laser etching, wire EDM, shot blasting, and polishing, etc. Conducting feasibility study to estimate product cost and analyze capital equipment, capacity, and capability requirements. Improving process methods which meet performance and quality requirements. Executing to project plans and schedules for work activities. Communicate (written and verbal) with appropriate personnel from other departments. Evaluating multiple options to select the most appropriate processes and machining methods Execute equipment qualification or process validation project(s)Expected Areas of Competence-Familiarity with geometric dimensioning and tolerancing (GDandT) -Ability to balance quality, compliance and safety to meet customer requirements -Ability to handle and prioritize multiple medium complexity project assignments and complete work in a timely manner -Good problem solving skills through the use of quality and statistical tools -Ability to effectively work within a cross-functional team to complete critical project tasks -Demonstrates good written and verbal communication skills -Microsoft Office Suite and Project -Yellow belt training -3-D printing knowledge as well as advanced software such as Pro-E and CREO -CAPA knowledge and the process to complete per FDA guidelinesEducation/Experience Requirements-Must be actively enrolled in an academic program for the entire duration of the assignment. -Minimum status as a junior in a Bachelors Degree program. Supply Chain Management or related field is preferred. -GPA of 3.0 preferred -Experience working with layout design and 3d modeling as well as process improvement work using the DMIAC model.Travel RequirementsUp to 30% between plants primarilyAdditional InformationEOE M/W/Vet/DisVEVRAA Federal ContractorRequest Priority Protected Veteran ReferralsEOE -Veteran /Disabled/Minority/AA/F/M/SO