Process Development Engineer

Every day, Kelly Services connects professionals with opportunities to advance their careers. We currently have an exciting 12+ month, long term contract opportunity as a Process Development Engineer a top fortune 500 company in Kalamazoo, MI.


Title: Process Development Engineer

Duration: 12+ months

Location: Kalamazoo, MI

Positions Available: 3


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Working within a cross functional team to execute various tasks within the manufacturing transfer process.
  • Supporting the building of project schedules
  • Working with current suppliers to understand how components and sub-assemblies are manufactured in order to assist in the transfer of manufacturing process to new suppliers.
  • Components/manufacturing process to be transferred requiring contractors to support planning, testing, validation work in the following areas: PCB boards, injection molding, manual assembly, electrical design, floor layout.
  • Project is still in the M&A phase; due to the sensitive nature of the work, the details we can share about the project are limited at this point the project is still in the supplier selection process and a lot of scoping work still needs to be done.
  • This project will involve working with components and materials such as Sheet Metal, electronics, Rubber Seals, Pumps, Etc.
  • All Candidates with an Industrial Engineering background with experience in Electronics will be helpful.



  • Ability to Travel Domestically and possible International.
  • Top 3 Must Haves: Good Communicator; Organized and Structured; Self-Starter with some experience in the PPAP process.
  • Top 3 Nice To Haves: Good attention to detail; Knowing processes such as electrical or and plastic injection molding would be of benefit; Experience in Manufacturing Transfers or any supplier activities would be of benefit but not essential.
  • Additional nice to haves: Experience in an FDA regulated or regulated industry beneficial.
  • Experience in PFMEA, Control Plan, SOP and PPAP generation associated with product transfers and launches.
  • Experience in Reviewing and approval of validation documentation.


Education / Experience:

  • 3-5 years’ experience
  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering required (Mechanical or Electrical preferred)


Important information: This position is recruited for by a remote Kelly office, not your local Kelly branch. Applicants must be legally permitted to work in the United States. Please contact Michelle Niemira ( for immediate consideration.


Why Kelly?

  • As a Kelly Services employee, you will have access to numerous perks, including:
    • Exposure to a variety of career opportunities as a result of our expansive network of client companies
    • A competitive hourly pay rate with weekly checks
    • Access to newly expanded Medical Plan options
    • Online continuing education via the Kelly Learning Center
    • Several employee discounts
    • And more!


Why Kelly®?

Kelly puts you in charge of your career, with access to cutting edge projects and technologies in industry leading organizations. Top companies throughout the world have trusted Kelly as a premier source of engineering talent and services since 1965. And engineering job seekers know Kelly as a firm with an unmatched reputation for quality, integrity, and professionalism. Whether you seek the variety and flexibility of working on short-term project engagements or prefer contract-to-hire or direct-hire placement with our clients, apply with Kelly to explore opportunities that suit your specific professional interests.

About Kelly®

At Kelly, we’re always thinking about what’s next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, we’re a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live. Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce, including, but not limited to, minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law.

Related jobs you might be interested in...
Supplier Quality Engineer
Kalamazoo MI
13 days ago
Full Time
Process Development Engineer
Kalamazoo MI
12 days ago
Full Time
Quality Engineer (Supplier)
Kalamazoo MI
23 days ago
Full Time
One moment please...

Create an Account or sign in using one of your social networks by clicking an icon below. You can also Create an Account by uploading your resume

As of Sep 19, 2019 our security requirements for account passwords have been updated and you are required to click the Forgot Password link to create a new password.
Forgot Password        
Verify Email
First Name
Last Name
Verify Password


Choose your resume:
You currently don't have any resumes uploaded. Please upload one to continue.
Resume Title
Upload a Resume
Candidate Experience Site Guest User
Time Zone:
EST (Eastern Standard)
Area(s) of expertise:
Communication Preference:
Thank you for your interest in this job.
Your resume has been successfully submitted.

What would you like to do next?

One moment please...