Associate Engineer - Winter 2024

Medline Industries, LP | Mundelein, IL, United States

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Posted Date 8/29/2023

With more than 50+ years of consecutive growth, we’ve created a dynamic workplace where over 36,000 employees worldwide are empowered to grow and add to our entrepreneurial culture. To support our continued growth, we’re looking to add new talent, like you, to our team! Our people are genuine, creative, and proactive problem solvers who have access to leadership for rapid alignment to make decisions driven by what’s right for our customers.

Medline offers entry-level candidates benefits and experiences that strengthen personal and professional development, such as recognition programs and awards, employee resource groups, volunteer opportunities through ESG, employee appreciation week, competitive healthcare benefits and so much more.

The challenging responsibilities of the position include:

Under supervision, analyze existing processes, develop solutions, and implement new processes to improve efficiencies and labor savings. Manage multiple projects of small to medium scope.


    • Prepare, perform and conduct protocols (i.e. DOE, Process Validation, etc) for new materials and processes. Ensure that new products meet the strict quality and performance standards set by the division (i.e. burst testing, tensile testing, impact qualities, etc.)
    • Perform assignments to enhance existing procedures, statistical analysis, inspections, and validation activities. Contribute to the organization's process improvement activities by participating in Kaizen and other lean events.
    • Support ways to increase operational productivity (i.e. warehouse, manufacturing, reorder, buying and production control).
    • Analyze costs related to capital expenditures to determine breakeven points, payback and associated hard and soft savings.
    • Write functional requirements, test plans, and work with production issues.
    • Conduct training, when appropriate, on quality assurance and/or engineering concepts and tools, including but not limited to inspection, measurement and test methods.
    • Analyze operational procedures to develop; validate; and deploy labor standards (manufacturing related areas).

COVID-19 Vaccination

Please be aware that Medline requires all employees starting in this position to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. This position will require the successful candidate to provide proof that they are fully vaccinated by their start date. Medline is an equal opportunity employer, and will provide reasonable accommodations to those individuals who are unable to be vaccinated for COVID-19 consistent with federal, state, and local law.



  • Pursuing a bachelor’s degree in an Engineering discipline, Industrial Engineering preferred
  • Intermediate skill level in computer and systems use (Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, and Excel).
Employment Type
Full time
Engineering | Healthcare & Public Health

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