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Process Design Manager

Gothenburg, SE

Ref. number:  765



Are you looking for a great career and want to make your mark?

Please keep on reading but don’t just take our word for it. We’ve interviewed colleagues around the world about their jobs, the Mölnlycke unique culture and Mölnlycke people and it is simply A great company to work for!

Could you help improve healthcare outcomes around the world?

If the answer is yes, you think just like us and should apply for this exciting opportunity that we have below.


As a Process Designer Manager you will identify, develop and implement new and/or improved machine process solutions in compliance with aligned product development agenda and manufacturing process improvement agenda in order to deliver the set production efficiency, capacity and COGS targets defined by the Operations Development Plans.

The position as Process Designer Manager requires extensive experience of project management, developing, qualifying and implementing manufacturing processes, really good networking skills and you liaise with R&D, External process equipment suppliers, Manufacturing, QA/RA, Supply chain, and finance to ensure the project and its deliverables are on time, on budget, and in compliance with all regulations.


Your key accountabilities


  • Lead and manage machine investment projects and identify, develop and implement new and/or improved manufacturing process solutions in alignment with manufacturing process improvement agenda to deliver targeted efficiency improvement in manufacturing operations (OEE and material utilization improvement).
  • Establish / maintain relations to equipment suppliers and service providers in order to provide resource for process development work and have access to their latest development.
  • Develop and manage agenda with R&D, equipment suppliers and external service providers to develop new / improved process concept solutions / technologies in defined areas.
  • Develop and maintain MHC technical standard (equipment safety, - performance, component standards, location flexibility (EU, US, Asia) etc.) and consult factories / projects in implementing it.
  • Maintain MHC standard equipment specification and design master file structure (machine qualification, URS, Technical Specification etc.) and support factories / projects in implementing it.
  • Secure Design for Manufacturability in product development projects.
  • Contribute to the Make or Buy decision process
  • Identify and coordinate within Global Manufacturing team an aligned process improvement agenda to deliver targeted efficiency improvement in manufacturing operations (OEE improvement, waste reduction)
  • Act as Subject Matter Expert (SME) in own area of expertise and develop a network between factory SME´s in order to support process competence owners / access to process competence in the factories.




Your Qualifications


  • Excellent knowledge of manufacturing process development management, manufacturing processes and operations.
  • Solid experience in Project Management
  • Very good knowledge in machine design and qualification of processes preferably within life science industry.
  • Extensive experience from international organizations and direct experience from living in other countries is an advantage.
  • Master’s Degree in Engineering
  • Ability to drive and implement change through creativity and out of the box thinking.
  • A strong action and operational focus in order to make things happen.
  • Energy, drive and passion for results.
  • Analytical mind set with good trouble shooting skills.
  • You must have the ability to manage several parallel short and long term activities and you do possess really strong communication skills to work cross functional in different cultural environments.


This is a full time permanent position to be placed in Gothenburg.


Closing date for applications is 3rd of August.



About Mölnlycke

Mölnlycke is a world-leading medical solutions company. We design and supply solutions to enhance performance at every point of care – from the hospital to the home proven it every day.

We specialise in:

•           Wound management: including dressings with Safetac® such as Mepitel® and Mepilex®

•           Preventing pressure ulcers: with Mepilex® Border used prophylactically and devices to help turn and re-position patients

•           Surgical solutions: including Mölnlycke trays, HiBi® antiseptics and Biogel® surgical gloves

Mölnlycke was founded in 1849. Nowadays our solutions are available in around 100 countries; we’re the number one global provider of advanced wound care and single-use surgical products; and we’re Europe’s largest provider of customised trays. Our headquarters are in Gothenburg, Sweden and we have about 7,800 employees around the world.