Sr Equipment Engineer Job

Company Name: Boston Scientific

Location: Alajuela, CR

Job Duration: 2022-01-14 to 2022-02-13


About the role:

Apply Engineering to improve Product Quality, Customer Service and reduce Costs by optimizing current Manufacturing Equipment or managing new Equipment Development Projects.


You’re Responsabilities include:

  • Provide technical knowledge to innovate, develop and/or support processes, procedures, tooling and/or automation in the manufacturing process.
  • Create and understand documentation as it relates to technical discipline (e.g., specifications, validations, prototypes, technical manuals, 3D Models/schematics/equipment drawings/BOM’s).
  • Lead problem solving teams using BSC Engineering Essentials Tools.
  • Apply Project Management Tools to effectively ensure that Equipment Projects meet overall performance, schedule and cost requirements.
  • Demonstrate an ability to manage multiple complex projects.
  • Understand how equipment projects positively impact the elements of product cost.
  • Actively participates in cross-functional business improvement opportunities.
  • Communicate frequently and effectively with Equipment Project sponsors, clients and stakeholders.
  • Provide Technical Knowledge for Relocation, Installation, Start-up, Qualification, Training and Sustaining of Equipment related to Product / Process Transfers across BSC Manufacturing Network.
  • According to the nature of the business, the person in this position may execute a supervision role, where he/she will oversee for the success of equipment maintenance indicators under his/her scope (down time, customer service, wait tech, failure root cause, spare part consumption, tools inventory, 5s audit score, etc.). Also may ensure the execution and success of preventive maintenance audits performed on Production Area equipment and the complete adherence to regulatory aspects for CMs-PMs.
  • In parallel, the person on this position may execute a supervision role, in order to ensure the success of the following activities: oversee the group of technicians assigned and their development(under an environment of respect, accountability and team work), ensure the technicians assigned follow the expectations defined by BSC, contribute to the continuous improvement efforts of the dept., adequate use of PPE/LOTO, coordinate maintenance activities during Shut Downs, execute disciplinary actions as required, process punch marks at Kronos and ensure the correct behaviors related to follow the schedule defined.


What we’re looking for:

  • Licenciature degree in Mechanical, Electromechanical, Electronic, Electrical Industrial Maintenance.
  • English Level desired: 80-89%.
  • Experience: At least 5 years.
  • Or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Technical Competencies: Problem Solving, Networking, Process Improvement, Automation Technologies (Robotics, PLC, Vision, Motion, Sensing, etc), Equipment Design, Building & Machining, Equipment Maintenance, Tools (2D & 3D CAD, Statistics, Technical Manuals).
  • Desired knowledge: software development, Project management. knowledge in Equipment and Software Qualification.

Benefits • Life-Work Integration • Community • Career Growth

At Boston Scientific, you will find a collaborative culture driven by a passion for innovation that keeps us connected on the most essential level. With determination, imagination and a deep caring for human life, we’re solving some of the most important healthcare industry challenges. Together, we’re one global team committed to making a difference in people’s lives around the world. This is a place where you can find a career with meaningful purpose—improving lives through your life’s work.