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Your opportunity

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By joining the Kardium team, you can help make a difference in the lives of millions around the world. Kardium is developing a ground breaking medical device for the minimally-invasive diagnosis and treatment of atrial fibrillation, a heart condition that can cause strokes, heart failure, and other heart-related complications.

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Kardium has a fantastic technical team that has developed a product with strong, unique and customer-valued differentiators versus other solutions on the market: The Globe® Pulsed Field System. We have built connections with key opinion leaders who are already using the Globe System and are helping to tell our story.

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Kardium has a unique opportunity for an experienced Team Lead – Mechanical Manufacturing Engineering. As a member of the Manufacturing Engineering & Continuous Improvement team, as well as Supply Chain & Manufacturing teams, the Team Lead will be responsible for managing all activities related to the transfer of product designs and manufacturing processes into production, collaborating with quality engineering  on root cause analysis and resolution of nonconformances and leading the effort to optimize manufacturing process and equipment throughput to provide the most overall cost-effective manufacturing solutions. The Team Lead will be responsible for single use products.

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Please note, this opportunity is a hybrid work arrangement, located in Burnaby, BC.

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What you’ll be doing

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Your responsibilities will include:

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  • Responsible for design transfer, identification of manufacturing challenges and solutions, and process / equipment design
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  • In collaboration with manufacturing management drive manufacturing engineering strategy to meet corporate targets
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  • Lead a cross functional group that identifies manufacturing challenges and proposes effective solutions based on detailed investigation
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  • Collaborate with Manufacturing and Equipment/Facility teams to continuously monitor manufacturing floor layout, optimize line balancing and maximize capacity and throughput. Own execution of new layouts, changes and improvements for responsible area
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  • Manage design, fabrication and implementation of production equipment
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  • Lead or participate in product design-for-manufacture reviews with design engineering
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  • Maintain and contribute to manufacturing documentation such as Standard Operating Procedures (SOP), Work Instructions (WI) and manufacturing process plans/template
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  • Review PFMEA documentation and drive implementation of process risk mitigations
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  • Establish and maintain suitable KPIs to track the performance of the manufacturing engineering team and change management process
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What you bring to the team

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Our Kardium team is smart, creative, and passionate about creating cutting-edge medical devices to help improve people’s lives. We work within a collaborative environment based on trust and respect. And we understand that only by working together can we solve the unsolvable.

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You are suited to our approach and possess these attributes:

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  • Minimum undergraduate degree in an engineering or appropriate scientific discipline
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  • At least 5 years’ experience in a manufacturing engineering or continuous improvement management role, preferably in an ISO 13485 manufacturing environment
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  • Extensive training and experience with statistical methods applicable to manufacturing, lean manufacturing and continuous improvement methodologies
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  • Proven project management experience driving manufacturing improvement programs from inception through implementation
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  • Worked closely with Engineering, QE, Supply Chain and Quality Assurance team in previous roles
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  • Knowledge and experience with FDA cGMP regulations preferred
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  • Able to teach and mentor staff in areas of manufacturing engineering and/or lean manufacturing
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  • Flexible and adaptable to take on additional responsibilities as appropriate
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Why work at Kardium

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A meaningful career working with a truly innovative technology and an ambitious team, combined with:

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  • Knowing every day that you are making a difference in people’s lives by helping treat a condition that debilitates millions worldwide
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  • A great working environment with opportunities to develop your skills and knowledge
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  • Opportunity to extend your knowledge by interacting with other team members in a multi-disciplinary environment that includes electrical and mechanical engineers, biologists, and specialists in human factors, and clinical and regulatory affairs
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  • An engaged leadership team who believes in mentoring and growing employees’ careers
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  • Supportive and fun colleagues with plenty of social events to encourage people connections
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  • And our employees think we are great too – check out Glassdoor to learn more!
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Thanks in advance for your interest in Kardium!

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    Team Lead - Mechanical Manufacturing Engineering (Hybrid)

    Kardium

    Kardium

    Burnaby, BC, Canada
    Posted on Tuesday, October 31, 2023

    Current Openings

    Team Lead – Mechanical Manufacturing Engineering (Hybrid)

    Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada

    Your opportunity

    By joining the Kardium team, you can help make a difference in the lives of millions around the world. Kardium is developing a ground breaking medical device for the minimally-invasive diagnosis and treatment of atrial fibrillation, a heart condition that can cause strokes, heart failure, and other heart-related complications.

    Kardium has a fantastic technical team that has developed a product with strong, unique and customer-valued differentiators versus other solutions on the market: The Globe® Pulsed Field System. We have built connections with key opinion leaders who are already using the Globe System and are helping to tell our story.

    Kardium has a unique opportunity for an experienced Team Lead – Mechanical Manufacturing Engineering. As a member of the Manufacturing Engineering & Continuous Improvement team, as well as Supply Chain & Manufacturing teams, the Team Lead will be responsible for managing all activities related to the transfer of product designs and manufacturing processes into production, collaborating with quality engineering  on root cause analysis and resolution of nonconformances and leading the effort to optimize manufacturing process and equipment throughput to provide the most overall cost-effective manufacturing solutions. The Team Lead will be responsible for single use products.

    Please note, this opportunity is a hybrid work arrangement, located in Burnaby, BC.

    What you’ll be doing

    Your responsibilities will include:

    • Responsible for design transfer, identification of manufacturing challenges and solutions, and process / equipment design
    • In collaboration with manufacturing management drive manufacturing engineering strategy to meet corporate targets
    • Lead a cross functional group that identifies manufacturing challenges and proposes effective solutions based on detailed investigation
    • Collaborate with Manufacturing and Equipment/Facility teams to continuously monitor manufacturing floor layout, optimize line balancing and maximize capacity and throughput. Own execution of new layouts, changes and improvements for responsible area
    • Manage design, fabrication and implementation of production equipment
    • Lead or participate in product design-for-manufacture reviews with design engineering
    • Maintain and contribute to manufacturing documentation such as Standard Operating Procedures (SOP), Work Instructions (WI) and manufacturing process plans/template
    • Review PFMEA documentation and drive implementation of process risk mitigations
    • Establish and maintain suitable KPIs to track the performance of the manufacturing engineering team and change management process

    What you bring to the team

    Our Kardium team is smart, creative, and passionate about creating cutting-edge medical devices to help improve people’s lives. We work within a collaborative environment based on trust and respect. And we understand that only by working together can we solve the unsolvable.

    You are suited to our approach and possess these attributes:

    • Minimum undergraduate degree in an engineering or appropriate scientific discipline
    • At least 5 years’ experience in a manufacturing engineering or continuous improvement management role, preferably in an ISO 13485 manufacturing environment
    • Extensive training and experience with statistical methods applicable to manufacturing, lean manufacturing and continuous improvement methodologies
    • Proven project management experience driving manufacturing improvement programs from inception through implementation
    • Worked closely with Engineering, QE, Supply Chain and Quality Assurance team in previous roles
    • Knowledge and experience with FDA cGMP regulations preferred
    • Able to teach and mentor staff in areas of manufacturing engineering and/or lean manufacturing
    • Flexible and adaptable to take on additional responsibilities as appropriate

    Why work at Kardium

    A meaningful career working with a truly innovative technology and an ambitious team, combined with:

    • Knowing every day that you are making a difference in people’s lives by helping treat a condition that debilitates millions worldwide
    • A great working environment with opportunities to develop your skills and knowledge
    • Opportunity to extend your knowledge by interacting with other team members in a multi-disciplinary environment that includes electrical and mechanical engineers, biologists, and specialists in human factors, and clinical and regulatory affairs
    • An engaged leadership team who believes in mentoring and growing employees’ careers
    • Supportive and fun colleagues with plenty of social events to encourage people connections
    • And our employees think we are great too – check out Glassdoor to learn more!

    Thanks in advance for your interest in Kardium!

    Kardium® and Globe® are registered trademarks of Kardium Inc.

    FLOW, WAVE, CONTACT, and GPS are trademarks of Kardium Inc.

    The Globe PF System is only available in certain countries under appropriate market authorizations. Reference to the system on this website does not imply that the system is available in your location. Images displayed on this site may contain features that are currently investigational.