Manufacturing manager

29.05.Position with re­spon­si­bil­i­ties100%

Manufacturing manager

He/she works closely with the Product Managers to validate process and manufacturing methods.


Main Responsibilities

  • Evaluate manufacturing processes applying knowledge of product design, fabrication, assembly, tooling, and materials, ferring with equipment vendors; soliciting observations from operators
  • Develop manufacturing processes by studying product requirements; establishing specifications and acceptance criteria for manufacturing methods and equipment; conferring with equipment vendors and assuring commissioning in accordance with ISO standards and company guidelines
  • Improve manufacturing efficiency by analyzing and planning workflow, space requirements, and equipment layout
  • Ensure product and process quality by designing testing methods; establishing standards; confirming manufacturing processes, driving design-for-assembly/manufacturability (DFMA)
  • Work with R&D to ensure optimum design for manufacturability, establish appropriate manufacturing processes and documentation prior to the start of pilot runs of new products
  • Provide manufacturing decision-making information by following up relevant statistical control data and evaluating future needs
  • Provide technical guidance to initiate and drive Root Cause / Corrective Action on production issues related to engineering design, tooling, specifications and processes
  • Maintain accurate and up-to-date process data base / documentation
  • Complete design and development projects by training and guiding technicians / operators
  • Maintain professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; participating in professional societies



  • Master’s degree in Mechanical, Electricity or Manufacturing Engineering
  • 5/7 years of relevant experience in an equivalent position within the medical device
  • Excellent knowledge of automation, data acquisition systems and analysis, as well as industrialization, manufacturing methods and procedures
  • Lean Manufacturing; Six Sigma; 5S background
  • Office Suite experiment user
  • CAD: Solidworks an asset
  • French mother tongue; fluent in English
  • Project management knowledge
  • Strong analytical and problems solving skills
  • Results oriented and able to manage multiple projects simultaneously

rue malatrex 38 1201 Genève