Compliance Safety Engineer

Company Info
Eagle Technical Staffing
United States

Phone: 267-880-1650 x202
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Title:

Compliance Safety Engineer

Location:

New Britian, NJ 

Salary:

90,000 - 120,000

Job ID:

59676
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Job Description:

Responsibilities
 
The Sr. Product Safety & Compliance Engineer will be responsible for confirming that our robotic automation solutions meet all safety and compliance rules, regulations, and requirements.  This role will be an instrumental part of the Product & Engineering teams to promote a culture of safety and compliance as well as to ensure that safety and compliance product requirements are captured and implemented during the design phase of product development.  This role will also be expected to:
 
  • Understand, promote, represent, and translate product requirements pertaining to US and International EMC / EMI and Radio standards (e.g. FCC Part B, IEC 61000, EMC Directive 2014/30/EU) and related test equipment.
  • Understand, promote, represent, and translate product requirements pertaining to US and International safety standards (e.g. NFPA79, Machinery Directive 2006/42/EC) and related test equipment.
  • Understand, promote, represent, and translate product requirements pertaining to US and International safety standards (e.g., OSHA, European RoHS, REACH, Batteries/WEEE, etc.).
  • Maintain knowledge of the most current EMC, electrical & mechanical safety, and functional safety & compliance standards
  • Review existing product designs for adherence to good safety & compliance practices regarding PCB, wiring, grounding, enclosures, mechanical assemblies, etc.
  • Develop test methods and protocols for testing, then execute product testing
  • Conduct experiments of product prototypes including: experimental setup, execution, recording of detailed data, and summarizing data. 
  • Support test equipment used in-house for evaluations; perform pre-compliance testing in external test labs and in-house.
  • Work with test labs in arrangements, preparing product documents and support in performing the testing; compile and maintain internal reports and lab reports.
  • Present, discuss, and review safety and compliance specifications in collaborative, cross-functional team environment.
  • Exercise balance between the perfect technical solution, safety & compliance standards, and managing business risk.
  • Present product requirements and make product recommendation to Product Management based on known safety & compliance regulations & standards
  • Define, document, and/or validate Bill of Materials (BOM).
  • Provide clear, concise, accurate and timely verbal and written updates to project and department management.
 
Skills & Qualifications:
 
  • 5+ years of product safety and compliance or comparable experience.
  • BS in Mechanical, Electrical, Robotic Engineering and/or at least ten years’ relevant industry experience focused on engineering compliance.
  • Proven track record of successfully attaining engineering compliance goals and developing and executing engineering compliance programs.
  • Experience with a range of domestic and nondomestic mechanical and electrical engineering Requirements (e.g., Machinery, Radio, EMC, Functional Safety, Machine Safety, etc.).
  • Experience with an array of domestic and nondomestic engineering-related environmental, health, and safety Requirements (e.g., OSHA, European RoHS, REACH, Batteries/WEEE, etc.).
  • Experience with US and International EMC / EMI and Radio standards (e.g. FCC Part B, IEC 61000, EMC Directive 2014/30/EU) and related test equipment.
  • Experience with US and International safety standards (e.g. NFPA79, Machinery Directive 2006/42/EC) and related test equipment.
  • Experience with TUV Rheinland, TUV SUD, and/or PILZ safety and compliance procedures would be a plus.
  • Comfortable working on cross-functional teams of Product Management, Project Management and cross-functional Engineering teams.
  • Demonstrated engineering creativity, entrepreneurial spirit, and ability to prioritize & multi-task.
  • Strong team player and comfortable leading small groups of engineers and designers.
  • Demonstrated ability to own an assignment and see it through to completion.
  • Skilled in the areas of schedule and cost estimation.
  • A keen design eye and experience reviewing others’ design work would be a plus.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.