Dandy is transforming the massive ($200B) but antiquated dental industry. Backed by some of the world's leading venture capital investors, we are on an ambitious mission to integrate and simplify every function of the dental practice through technology. By building the operating system for every dental office in America, Dandy is empowering dentists with technology, innovation, and world-class support to achieve more for their practice, their people, and their patients.
About the Role
We are looking for a Process Engineer to join our rapidly growing venture-backed company. The Process Engineer will be responsible for ensuring optimal quality and reliability in the manufacturing operations. This role will be dedicated to identifying and resolving defects or issues in products and processes to achieve a zero-defect process standard. Through data-driven decisions, this role requires defining best practice, developing calibration systems, and continuously improving quality standards to ensure both internal and external customers receive the product on time with minimal variation.
If you’re looking to disrupt the dental lab industry status quo and take lead in building and scaling a “Gold Standard” per aggressive growth targets, this is the right place for you! We don’t just want to offer you a job, we want to help you build a career by providing you with future opportunities for growth.
What You'll Do
Evaluate processing conditions and resultant material properties and troubleshoot as necessary utilizing SPC techniques
Assume full responsibility for managing process conditions to meet Process Control Document requirements and mechanical and physical properties
Implementation and operation of mechanical and electromechanical systems
Actively pursue and direct process improvements to improve performance, cost, etc
Solve problems using cross-functional teams with tools such as DMAIC and Design of Experiments (DOE)
Develop and implement processing conditions for new equipment and new materials
Develop programs that assist manufacturing in consistent continuous improvement effort
Manage qualification efforts required for new equipment, processes, and materials
Provide training as necessary to operations personnel
Provide timely disposition of nonconforming product and support root cause and corrective action activities
Monitor and regularly report out on line yield and efficiency achievements
Investigate quality non-conformances, recommend and/or help implement corrective actions
Participate in cross-functional teams to complete safety, quality or continuous improvement action items for assigned process area(s)
Interface with customers and support as needed
Implement actions to reduce process hazard and failure risk
Ensure compliance with Environmental, Health, Safety, and Security policies
Develop and implement continuous improvement and process optimization projects
What We're Looking For
Bachelor's Degree – Chemical, Electrical, Mechanical, or Materials Engineering from a four-year university
Minimum of four years of experience as a Manufacturing or Process Engineer, or similar role
Proven ability to evaluate, develop and manage process parameters in the manufacture of products
Demonstrated ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions
Demonstrated ability to interpret extensive abstract and concrete variables
Excellent oral and written communication skills, with ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of the organization
Current computer literacy including Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
Experience in Lean Manufacturing and/or Six Sigma continuous improvement programs
Experience with SPC and other statistical techniques
Eligible candidates must be a: U.S. citizen, U.S. national, person lawfully admitted for permanent residence, temporary resident under sections 210(a) or 245(A) of the Immigration and Nationality Act, person admitted in refugee status, or person granted asylum
In addition, Dandy offers a wide range of best in class, comprehensive and inclusive employee benefits including healthcare, dental, parental planning, mental health benefits, a 401(k) plan, and paid time off.
Dandy is proud to be an equal-opportunity employer. We are committed to building a diverse and inclusive culture that celebrates authenticity to win as one. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, marital status, disability, protected veteran status, citizenship or immigration status, or any other legally protected characteristics.
At Dandy, we fully comply with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). We are dedicated to embracing challenges and creating an accessible, inclusive workplace for all individuals. If you require any accommodations for your interview or have any questions beforehand, rest assured that we will move at Dandy speed and do everything in our power to meet your needs.