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Engineer I

Req #: JR - 028844 Location Cleveland, Mississippi Job Category: Engineering Date Posted: 10/28/2020

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Being an Engineer at Baxter means you play a critical role in helping us achieve our mission to save and sustain lives. From innovative product design through to production and patient delivery, our Engineers are key to delivering results for our customers and patients worldwide.


  • Schedule:
    Full Time


  • Job Level:
    Mid-Level

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Success Profile

What makes a successful Engineer at Baxter? Take a look at some of the top traits we’re looking for and see if you’re a fit.

  • Problem Solver
  • Analytical Thinker
  • Data Driven
  • Solution Focused & Results Oriented
  • Collaborative
  • Innovative

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Our company is enriched by a diverse population of individuals in more than 100 countries that work to solve, innovate, manufacture and drive better healthcare options for patients around the world.

Meet Sarah – (center) with members of the Baxter Engineering team who initiated a corporate partnership with Society of Women Engineers.

“Initially I thought I would go to medical school and become a doctor, but I remember calling my mom sophomore year in college and saying ‘I’m going to miss my math.’ I realized at that moment that I preferred to be behind the scenes helping patients by making products that will save them.”

Meet Anwesha – recently promoted to Manager, she leads a team of software engineers for our Medication Delivery business.

“I grew up in a small coastal town in India called Bhubaneswar, where we have our own traditions and culture. I think this has helped me grow personally and professionally. Working with a global team at Baxter, my background helps me to be open, appreciate and relate to people from all different places.”

Meet Sam – he has been with Baxter for over 15 years, working as an Engineering Technologist in Round Lake, IL, US.

“I have a wonderful team. They have been flexible and open to the differences in communication methods and work style necessary for me to excel. If I didn’t have that support, I wouldn’t be where I am now and I wouldn’t have been able to advance within the company. I’m proud to work at Baxter.”

Meet Erika – she has been an engineer in Round Lake, IL, US for over four years, promoted to Senior Principal Engineer in 2019.

“My involvement with National Society of Black Engineers outside of work has afforded me the opportunity to manage Baxter’s external partnership with the organization, exposing us to networking and talent that can help drive diversity and innovation, and providing opportunities for more community engagement and involvement, which I know a lot of my colleagues like.”

Quotes

Our company is enriched by a diverse population of individuals in more than 100 countries that work to solve, innovate, manufacture and drive better healthcare options for patients around the world.

Meet Sarah – (center) with members of the Baxter Engineering team who initiated a corporate partnership with Society of Women Engineers.

“Initially I thought I would go to medical school and become a doctor, but I remember calling my mom sophomore year in college and saying ‘I’m going to miss my math.’ I realized at that moment that I preferred to be behind the scenes helping patients by making products that will save them..”

Meet Anwesha – recently promoted to Manager, she leads a team of software engineers for our Medication Delivery business.

“I grew up in a small coastal town in India called Bhubaneswar, where we have our own traditions and culture. I think this has helped me grow personally and professionally. Working with a global team at Baxter, my background helps me to be open, appreciate and relate to people from all different places.”

Meet Sam – he has been with Baxter for over 15 years, working as an engineering technologist in Round Lake, IL, US.

“I have a wonderful team. They have been flexible and open to the differences in communication methods and work style necessary for me to excel. If I didn’t have that support, I wouldn’t be where I am now and I wouldn’t have been able to advance within the company. I’m proud to work at Baxter.”

Meet Erika – she has been an engineer in Round Lake, IL, US for over four years, promoted to Senior Principal Engineer in 2019.

“My involvement with National Society of Black Engineers outside of work has afforded me the opportunity to manage Baxter’s external partnership with the organization, exposing us to networking and talent that can help drive diversity and innovation, and providing opportunities for more community engagement and involvement, which I know a lot of my colleagues like.”

Engineer I

Req # JR - 028844 Location Cleveland, Mississippi Job Category Engineering Date posted 10/28/2020

Are you looking for a career that matters?

We believe every person deserves a chance for a healthy life, free from illness and full of possibility. We see a world full of healing, with viable care options available to those with limited choices today. We envision new ways of providing physicians, pharmacists and nurses with technologies that not only treat chronic diseases, but also work to prevent them. We’re looking for team members who are motivated to learn, grow and innovate, while making a meaningful difference for millions of people around the world.

Learn more about how Baxter is At the Intersection of Saving and Sustaining Lives.

Engineer I (Quality – Validation) – Job Description                  .

About Baxter’s Cleveland, MS Facility:

  • Cleveland’s technology and automation are cutting edge.  It is the U.S. sole source for plastic pour bottles, glass IV, and various reconstitution devices.   This facility has a number of major product lines with a diverse array of automated manufacturing technologies ranging from bottle solution filling, injection molding, and device assembly.
  • Our Cleveland plant has been an integral part of Baxter for over 60 years.  The work is challenging and rewarding, as Baxter offers competitive compensation and benefits.  Baxter encourages and values every employee and believes that all can make a contribution to advancing healthcare for patients; work to be proud of.

    JOB DUTIES:

  • Must perform process validation, process capability, and process control studies for assigned areas.
  • Must drive quality/manufacturing projects utilizing Lean, problem solving, process control, and project management tools to achieve and sustain operational excellence.
  • Must support Manufacturing, Engineering, and Quality Management departments with the development and implementation of new process/technology.
  • Must assist in the identification and development of process improvement projects including automation and computerization.
  • Must ensure computer systems and applications are in compliance with regulatory quality standards through validations activities.
  • Responsible for ensuring FDA regulations are met for system upgrades/replacements.
  • Responsible for ensuring the quality of facility systems (validation):
  • Writing and executing protocols and test cases for validations.
  • Coordinating testing and documentation of projects.
  • Documenting/executing changes to applications.
  • Assisting/leading training for systems.
  • Diversified knowledge of applied Statistical Analysis techniques, procedures and criteria to carry out measurements, process, and product capability study toward the development of new or refined equipment, materials, processes, instruments, and products.
  • Ability to function effectively as a member of a team.
  • Ability to communicate effectively in written and verbal form.
  • Must have knowledge of both plant and department environmental health and safety regulations and comply with said regulations accordingly.
  • Must perform all other duties and responsibilities as determined by supervision/management.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • BS degree in Engineering Discipline and 0-1 year related experience (in house, co-op or acquired outside)
  • Knowledge of applications such as Wonderware, Allen-Bradley PLC, Access, Microsoft Project preferred.
  • ASQ Certification (CQE or CSQE) or equivalent desired.
  • Leadership skills.
  • Ability to work with diversified cross functional team across different plant locations.
  • Logical thought process.
  • Self-motivated and work well without direct supervision.
  • Ability to quickly learn and understand applications.
  • Quality Assurance or Pharmaceutical industry experience desired.
  • Meet visual acuity requirements as documented in the Baxter Cleveland Visual Acuity Procedure CL-01-01-037.
  • Ability to lift up to 10 pounds
  • Ability to sit, stand and/or walk for long periods of time
  • Ability to reach above the shoulder
  • Ability to bend/stoop

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Baxter is an equal opportunity employer. Baxter evaluates qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, protected veteran status, disability/handicap status or any other legally protected characteristic.

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