Systems Engineer - 24mth contract

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Eight Mile Plains QL Australia
Bachelor's Degree
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• Privately owned global medical device manufacturer celebrating 40 years in Australia
• Excellent opportunity to challenge and build on your technical experience
• We are committed to providing quality products to patients



Are you an enthusiastic and disciplined Systems Engineer that likes variety in your role?  Do you have an interest in medical devices? 

Working closely with the Engineering team, you will need to be a proactive outside the box thinker with a flexible approach to your work.  In this role, you will be responsible for leading and/or assisting in continuous improvement activities related to engineering systems and processes and managing engineering driven projects/programs.

At Cook Medical, we understand that unique perspectives, ideas, and contributions only strengthen our workforce and encourage innovation through solving problems together.  You will be joining a collaborative, highly performing team who are constantly looking at ways to evolve and improve the way we work. 



Key Responsibilities:


• Lead and/or assist in continuous improvement activities on the Research and Development design control procedures.
• Lead and/or assist in the local implementation of global engineering systems and processes.
• Support the sustainment of global engineering systems/processes.
• Lead and/or assist in continuous improvement activities.
• Manage engineering driven projects or programs.
• Ensure personal compliance with Cook values, quality system procedures, policies and relevant medical device standards and regulations.
• Participate in reviews of R&D team outputs (new design control and design change deliverables, design reviews and risk evaluation reviews) and contribute to a high quality of output.
• Conduct education/training events and activities for the Engineering team.


Key Requirements:  


• Professional Engineering qualifications essential
• Knowledge and Experience in the application of Medical Device Design Controls essential
• Knowledge and Experience in the application of Risk Management Techniques essential
• Knowledge and Experience in the application of Corrective and Preventive Action processes desirable
• Experience in a Medical manufacturing environment desirable
• Professional Engineering qualifications essential
• Demonstrated strong project management skills desirable
• Intermediate statistical data analysis skills and experience essential
• Intermediate Microsoft Office proficiency (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) essential


Cook Can Offer:


• Stability of a long-established company
• Values recognition and service awards
• Base salary plus bonus based on global sales performance
• Subsidised cafeteria
• Ongoing support, training, and development
• Strong inclusive culture that values our people

Candidates applying to this role must be a permanent resident or citizen of Australia
This role is to commence as soon as possible, and shortlisting will commence immediately.
About Cook Medical:


Since 1963 Cook Medical has worked closely with physicians to develop technologies that eliminate the need for open surgery. Today we are combining medical devices, biologic materials, and cellular therapies to help the world’s healthcare systems deliver better outcomes more efficiently.

Headquartered in the United States, we also have manufacturing locations in Denmark, Ireland and Australia. We have always remained family owned so that we have the freedom to focus on what we care about: patients, our employees and our communities.


As a global, modern company we ensure that our company values reflect our everyday business practices, staying true to what Bill and Gayle Cook started in 1963. 


At Cook Medical, we embrace diversity and inclusion. We understand that everyone can offer a unique perspective and can contribute their own ideas to improve how we work. We strive to create an environment where our employees can feel empowered to make decisions and can bring their full, authentic selves to the workplace.


We are seeking conscientious employees who align with our values, and we encourage people of all genders, races, ages and abilities to apply for roles within our organisation.


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