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Aerotek Manufacturing Engineer in Sandy, Utah


Manufacturing engineer will have various projects to work on at once, with different projects at different phases of the production cycle. Must be able to balance low production and high production runs. They will work as a liaison between the client and the internal design team. Projects will come in, in a variety of formats – concepts to test for manufacturing to full cad files to run production on. As the engineer grows in this role, they will assist with quoting the overall cost, validate design for manufacturing, create work instructions, and partner with the quality team to ensure documentation gets completed in ISO 13485 and placed into the final “file” for the product. They will run time studies and look at ways to reduce cost, reduce material, and improve time through continuous improvement/six sigma.

There is no direct reports in this role, however they will be in clean room with assemblers and technicians often and should be able to help instruct and educate those teammates on the process. This role will work heavily within the manufacturing process of plastics via extrusions and injection molding.


Manufacturing engineering, Process improvement, Tooling, Manufacturing process, extrusion process, plastic injection molding, ISO13845, Catheter, Extrusion, Braiding, Coiling

Top Skills Details:

ISO13485, manufacturing process, work instructions

Additional Skills & Qualifications:


  • ISO 13485 (Med Device Quality Standard)

  • Use of solidworks for checking and validating designs for manufacturing, tooling and fixtures

  • experience in a role working with prototyping (quick turn around)

  • Writing of work instructions/process development reports

  • Experience with cost cutting and time studies (identify issues, create solutions)

-Can read a SOW and understand the set of responsibilities that come with building that product (watching through design -> ordering -> manufacturing -> documenting)


  • Extrusion and Injection molding experience (plastics manufacturing)

  • Experience working in a clean room

  • specifically worked at a catheter manufacturer (braiding and coiling)

  • Knowledge of how to use machinery (better understanding of what the machinist are doing)

-quoting material cost

  • Prior work for a contract manufacturer to understand how each project can vary and how to pivot to support

  • Candidate who wants to work with a collaborative team and wants to teach/train others. Will be working with assemblers and techs and ideally this role will help them understand the process

DQ - Someone outside of the med device industry. Must have an internship or work experience with in ISO13485

1ST DAY EXP - Work with the team to identify improvement areas within Time to manufacture, cost cutting, first time quality

Experience Level:

Entry Level

About Aerotek:

We know that a company's success starts with its employees. We also know that an individual's success starts with the right career opportunity. As a Best of Staffing® Client and Talent leader, Aerotek's people-focused approach yields competitive advantage for our clients and rewarding careers for our contract employees. Since 1983, Aerotek has grown to become a leader in recruiting and staffing services. With more than 250 non-franchised offices, Aerotek's 8,000 internal employees serve more than 300,000 contract employees and 18,000 clients every year. Aerotek is an Allegis Group company, the global leader in talent solutions. Learn more at Aerotek.com.

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.