Manufacturing Technology Engineer in Hoegaarden, Belgium at Pall

Date Posted: 9/14/2019

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Job ID: LIF004201

About Us

Find what drives you on a team with a 70+ year history of being recognized for discovery, determination, and innovation.   As a global leader in high-tech filtration, separation, and purification, Pall Corporation thrives on helping our customers protect people. Our portfolio is broad, so if your interests lie along the spectrum of Life Sciences to Industrial, you’ll find a rewarding role here.  Our career opportunities are as diverse as our products and they are all focused on creating better lives and a better planet.  At Pall, we believe that innovation is our legacy, our privilege, and our destiny. If that resonates with you, join us! 


Position Objective:
You will be part of the creative team behind our bioreactors and mixers, working on a strategic improvement program for the manufacturing equipment and processes for our products. Working in close collaboration with our quality, manufacturing and product engineering team, you will make sure we can deliver outstanding quality to our customers, by improving, renew and/or optimize the methods and equipment of manufacturing for our bioreactors and mixers.
The Manufacturing Technology Engineer reports into the R&D Manager.

Key responsibilities:
You are focused on optimal production equipment to achieve target goals for forecasted required output with the right quality level. Provide technical and project leadership in developing and deploying equipment and process technology for quality improvement, new product development and cost reduction.
Working from early phase you will be defining the specs based on project or product needs in collaboration with manufacturing, through design up to handover to the operations team.

  • You define the necessary manufacturing processes and equipment to meet targets for production output;
  • You create specifications for new manufacturing equipment based on project, product and required production targets;
  • You search for state of the art technologies for high quality manufacturing;
  • You are able to sketch and design equipment;
  • You identify suppliers to build equipment, follow up with them and challenge them from discussion of scope to delivery on site;
  • You make project plans and make sure to deliver on time;
  • You help to improve the designs of our existing manufacturing equipment;
  • You are responsible for preparation of technical documentation of the equipment (mechanical and electrical drawings, technical specifications, FAT/VP/IQ/OQ/PQ/RD);
  • You collaborate with project engineering management group en drive for successful hand over to manufacturing ,  including implementation of standard work and operator training;
  • You provide practical and technical assistance to other engineers in design, manufacturing, project engineering and maintenance tasks;
  • You listen, understand, translate internal and external customers’ requirements;
  • You serve as an expert on your field/products and challenge the technical concepts of your colleagues;
  • You work in close collaboration with team members and other departments like Manufacturing, R&D, Product Engineering, Quality, Sourcing.

Job Requirements


Experience & education:  
  • Master degree in Engineering;
  • Minimum 3 years of relevant professional experience in Product and Process Engineering;
  • Experience in Lean Manufacturing methodology in relation to manufacturing equipment;
  • Knowledge and experience with Six Sigma is an asset;
  • Knowledge of 3D CAD (Solidworks/Inventor);
  • Knowledge of CE regulatory;
  • Fluency in written and spoken English (company language), French and Dutch are assets.

  • Listens and responds to customer needs;
  • Dedicated to exceeding customer expectations;
  • Seeks information from customer feedback to improve;
  • Solves problems;
  • Uncovers and clearly articulates the problem that needs to be solved;
  • Looks beyond the obvious symptoms to uncover their underlying root cause (5 why’s);
  • Drives for results;
  • Does not let perfect get in the way of better;
  • Consistently drives high quality, on-time results;
  • Detail oriented, with a perfectionist’s attitude;
  • Willingness to occasionally travel to visit suppliers.

Diversity & Inclusion
At Danaher, we are dedicated to building and sustaining a truly diverse and inclusive culture. These are not just words on a page—Diversity and Inclusion is a top priority for the company, and it ties deeply to each of our core values. Danaher Corporation and all Danaher Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics protected by law.

Danaher Corporation Overview

Pall Corporation is proud to be part of the Danaher global family of more than 20 operating companies, driving meaningful innovation in some of today’s most dynamic, growing industries.  Danaher is a global science & technology innovator committed to helping our customers solve complex challenges and improve quality of life worldwide. Our world class brands are leaders in some of the most demanding and attractive industries, including life sciences, medical diagnostics, dental, environmental and applied solutions. Our globally diverse team of 71,000 associates is united by a common culture and operating system, the Danaher Business System, which serves as our competitive advantage. We generated $19.9B in revenue last year. We are ranked #162 on the Fortune 500 and our stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by more than 5,200% over 25 years.
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