Dentsply Sirona is the worlds largest manufacturer of professional dental products and technologies, with a 130-year history of innovation and service to the dental industry and patients worldwide. Dentsply Sirona develops, manufactures, and markets a comprehensive solutions offering including dental and oral health products as well as other consumable medical devices under a strong portfolio of world class brands. Dentsply Sironas products provide innovative, high-quality and effective solutions to advance patient care and deliver better and safer dentistry. Dentsply Sironas global headquarters is located in Charlotte, North Carolina. The companys shares are listed in the United States on NASDAQ under the symbol XRAY. This position is located in York, Pennsylvania. Offering the cultural attractions of a big city and the down-home charm of a small town, York, PA is an extraordinary place to live, work and play. York is located in south-central Pennsylvania and is within 25 miles of Gettysburg and Lancaster, 45 miles of Baltimore and Hershey, and 100 miles of Washington, DC and Philadelphia. Engrained with a rich history and heritage and becoming one of the fastest growing cities in Pennsylvania, York is a place where the past and the present comfortably coexist.

Bringing out the best in people

As advanced as dentistry is today, we are dedicated to making it even better. Our people have a passion for innovation and are committed to applying it to improve dental care. We live and breathe high performance, working as one global team, bringing out the best in each other for the benefit of dental patients, and the professionals who serve them. If you want to grow and develop as a part of a team that is shaping an industry, then were looking for the best to join us.

Working at Dentsply Sirona you are able to:

Develop faster - with our commitment to the best professional development.

Perform better - as part of a high-performance, empowering culture.

Shape an industry - with a market leader that continues to drive innovation.

Make a difference -by helping improve oral health worldwide.

CHARACTERISTICS OF THE CLASS:

Under general supervision, participates in the various Quality Engineering efforts which include: new product development team member, benchmarking and process improvement implementation, corrective and preventive actions, process and design validation, test method and gage design and control, and root-cause analysis of defects from manufacturing and customer returns. Performs related work and other duties as required.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES:

  • Assists in development, implementation, and monitoring of various reporting systems concerning product returns, performance and quality to assist top management in problem resolution and product decision making
  • Identifies quality issues, develops and performs trend analysis on corrective and preventive actions through coordinated efforts with R&D and Manufacturing as required.
  • Assists in the introduction of new products through FMEA and process capability analyses as well as designing and implementing design validation protocols.
  • Assists in the introduction of new products through preparation of FAI and process capability analyses.
  • Continually improves techniques for functional and extended performance testing.
  • Develops, implements, and controls quality programs for the conformance of product systems, including such information as the number of units to be inspected/tested, the frequency to test, test methods and yield determination.
  • Coordinates problem / root-cause investigations for acute defect problems
  • Support process and product audits and internal Quality System audits.
  • Identifies areas for improvement and leads the effort for continuous process improvement.
  • Executes verification and/or validation protocols for products and/or processes
  • Assists with calibration and control of gages.
  • May be responsible for reviewing, documenting, logging, maintaining and/or initiating the investigation for potentially serious complaints.
  • May support production, repair/service, and/or new product development
  • Controls non-conforming product and is responsible for its disposition and/or release
  • Monitors methods and procedures for continuous customer satisfaction.
  • Develop a culture within the division of managing and making decisions based on the understanding of the nature of variation.
  • Establishes, collects and analyzes data for metrics reporting for results of activities for potentially adverse trends and SPC trend analysis.
  • Prepares and presents status reports to management as required.
  • Works with all business units to improve material flow, ensure process quality, reduce work in process, and achieve required capacity/cycle time requirements to meet or exceed customer requirements.
  • Supports Corrective and Preventive Action (CAPA) Teams
  • MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

    Training and Experience

  • Bachelors degree in Engineering or related field, preferably Chemistry or Biology, supplemented by one year of work experience, preferably in medical device (ISO13485) certified facility
  • Certified Quality Engineer (CQE) certification and/or certified Six Sigma Green Belt preferred.
  • Knowledge, Abilities and Skills

  • Knowledge of statistical analysis skills including Design of Experiments (DOE), SPC, and Taguchi methods.
  • Basic statistical understanding of capability studies and sampling plans.
  • Ability to analyze data with various statistical programs and prepare reports.
  • Proficiency with Lotus Notes, MS Office, including Excel, Word, and Powerpoint.
  • Good communication skills, both orally and written, at all levels of an organization.
  • Good understanding of ISO 9000, ISO 13485 and FDA Quality Systems, work experience in a FDA regulated company preferred.
  • Ability to solve practical problems and make logical decisions.
  • General knowledge of mechanical and electronic test equipment.
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail.
  • Able to read and understand technical information, and company SOPs.
  • Good analytical and interpersonal skills.
  • PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Frequently required to walk, kneel, stand, sit, push, pull, stoop, and bend over.
  • Occasionally required to lift and carry up to 30 pounds.
  • Have normal eye/hand motor coordination and the ability to grasp small objects.
  • Possess a normal extended reach.
  • Have the ability to determine colors and possess near acuity.
  • Able to use a personal computer and other office equipment, unassisted.
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    DentsplySirona is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, disability, or protected Veteran status. We appreciate your interest in DentsplySirona.

    If you need assistance with completing the online application due to a disability, please send an accommodation request to ...@dentsplysirona.com. Please be sure to include Accommodation Request in the subject.


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    * The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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