• Manufacturing Engineer

    Job Location US-MN-Chaska
    Job ID
  • Company Overview and Values

    Why work at Entegris?

    Lead. Inspire. Innovate. Define Your Future.

    Not everyone who works for a global company shares the same background, experiences and perspectives. We leverage the differences of our employees to bring new ideas to the table. Every employee throughout the company is encouraged to share input on projects and initiatives. Our decision making process is truly a collaborative effort as we realize there are leaders at every level of the organization. We put our values at the core of how we operate as an organization — not just when it’s convenient, but in a lasting and meaningful way. We want the time and energy you spend here to have a positive impact on your life inside and outside of the office.

    Entegris is a values-driven culture and our employees rally around our core PACE values: 




    The Role

    Seeking an experienced Manufacturing Engineer to join our dynamic team in Chaska. We're looking for a precision-oriented professional with highly developed leadership qualities and the ability to work efficiently and within budget. The successful candidate's primary function and role will deal with the conception, design and development of materials. He or she will serve as liaison between our operations and manufacturing team and the engineering department. We're looking for someone who enjoys contributing to an innovative, forward-thinking team and who can always keep the end user in mind.

    In this role you will

    • The Manufacturing Engineer position is responsible for working with various manufacturing managers in developing and implementing world class manufacturing products.
    • Evaluate existing manufacturing processes and workflows to identify areas that could benefit from changes and improvements.
    • Apply working knowledge of product design to the manufacturing process.
    • Create processes and procedures to help the company meet quality standards, budgetary goals as well as performance quotas.
    • Design and develop new products and product mock-ups alongside the creative team as appropriate.
    • Oversight of production equipment, including root cause analysis and resolution of failures, implementing efficiencies, and executing capital equipment projects.
    • Perform Installation, Operation, and Performance qualifications for equipment and process changes.
    • Transfer of new products from development into manufacturing.
    • Complete root cause analysis of product issues and implementation of corrective actions.
    • Provide technical support for supplier quality issues.
    • Participate in brainstorming sessions and cross-departmental meetings to ensure seamless collaboration and cohesiveness teamwork.
    • Establish a safe, repeatable and effective and efficient work sequence.
    • Devise new solutions to existing manufacturing problems.
    • Leads projects and ensures all internal and external stakeholder requirements are met.
    • Develops and updates product development plans and schedules.
    • Holds project team members accountable for timely completion of assigned tasks and activities.
    • Authors and/or reviews Standard Operating Processes, work instructions, test specifications, and other documents for accuracy using the ECO Process.
    • Follows and ensures compliance to departmental procedures.
    • Develops and maintains audit functions (product, process, and operating system) ensuring quality systems and products are consistent with internal documentation, standards, and customer requirements.
    • Develop standardized design criteria across product lines.

    Traits we believe make a strong candidate

    • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering, Industrial Engineering, or related engineering discipline.
    • 3-5 years of professional experience in a relatable field, preferably in the polymer industry with molding and machining focus.
    • Knowledge of ISO 9001 Quality Management System.
    • Proficient with statistical and process improvement methodologies.
    • Knowledge of qualification and validation protocols.
    • Experience with SAP and SolidWorks preferred.
    • Ability to lead and support cross functional teams and effectively communicate technical information.
    • Willing and able to work in a clean room environment
    • Six Sigma Black Belt and Lean Manufacturing certification or experience also desirable.

    Your success will be measured by

    The Manufacturing Engineer will join the Chaska team and be expected to support production operations and SPC efforts across our organization. The ideal candidate will have a can-do attitude, the ability to work across cultures and functions, strong attention to detail and an aptitude for analyzing and improving engineering and manufacturing processes.


    What we offer:

    Our total rewards package goes above and beyond just a paycheck. Whether you’re looking to build your career, improve your health, or protect your wealth, we offer generous benefits to help you achieve your goals.

    • Very Competitive total compensation plans.
    • A 401(K) plan to help you plan for your future with an impressive employer match that’s all yours- no vesting!
    • Great health, dental and vision insurance packages to fit your needs to ensure you’re happy and healthy.
    • A progressive PTO policy that empowers our employees to take the time they need to recharge!

    At Entegris we are committed to providing equal opportunity to all employees and applicants. Our policy is to recruit, hire, train, and reward employees for their individual abilities, achievements and experience without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, marital or military status.


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