Compliance Safety Engineer II in Burlington, MA at Keurig Dr Pepper

Date Posted: 5/8/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description



As a compliance engineer, you will work closely with cross functional teams local and abroad, to deliver exciting new products for one of the world’s largest beverage companies. You will be an integral part of the product safety and regulatory team working closely with design engineers, test engineers and product managers on all things related to regulatory compliance. You will provide recommendations on how our appliances should be designed and understand failure modes and field returns continuously improving the safety and quality of our products. Interpreting and understanding regulations and how they are best implemented is a key part of this role. Communication, collaboration and influence are key attributes for success.

Responsibilities:

  • Maintain and establish sufficient regulatory certification procedures and processes that result in timely, successful listing of products.
  • Maintain internal collaboration with KDP functional areas requiring compliance support providing guidance to the appliance product development teams.
  • Manage regulatory files and databases ensuring correct listings renewals and that engineering change notices are up to date with all jurisdictional levels.
  • Maintain ongoing knowledge of domestic/global compliance regulatory organizations, their directives and processes i.e. (UL, NSF, CE, KC, IEC, EU,TUV,FDA, AHAM, NAMA, EMC, RoHS etc.)
  • Participate in regional and international regulatory creation and processes used to improve the visibility of changes and to influence favorable outcomes.
  • Establish and maintain requisite corporate memberships with regulatory organizations.
  • Conduct/facilitate training across the organization as required.
  • Be one of the regulatory knowledge resources for our New Product Development activities.
  • Track and evaluate certification costs and agency fees taking into account cost reduction opportunities.
  • Keep up to date with agency regulations and future modifications maintaining your industry expertise.
  • Analyze field failure returns and work closely with our customer care and internal technicians to properly disposition cases



Requirements

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or related discipline
  • 2+ Years or relevant experience
  • Understanding of North American Safety and Regulations for home appliances
  • Experience with standard agencies and regulations such as UL, CSA, NSF and FDA
  • Understand and be able to interpret rules that will guide design engineering decisions
  • Familiarity with test methods, root cause analysis and equipment
  • Highly motivated individual with a passion for safety
  • Strong documentation skills
  • Ability to multitask and maintain focus on priorities
  • Experience in food, Consumer Packaged Goods (CPG) or appliance manufacturing industries is a plus
  • Travel up to 15%
  • Ability to follow Keurig Dr. Pepper policies and procedures



Company Overview & EEO Statement

Keurig Dr Pepper (KDP) is a leading coffee and beverage company in North America with dual headquarters in Burlington, MA and Plano, TX, with annual revenue in excess of $11 billion. KDP holds leadership positions in soft drinks, specialty coffee and tea, water, juice and juice drinks and mixers, and markets the #1 single serve coffee brewing system in the U.S. The Company maintains an unrivaled distribution system that enables its portfolio of more than 125 owned, licensed and partner brands to be available nearly everywhere people shop and consume beverages. With a wide range of hot and cold beverages that meet virtually any consumer need, KDP key brands include Keurig®, Dr Pepper®, Green Mountain Coffee Roasters®, Canada Dry®, Snapple®, Bai®, Mott’s® and The Original Donut Shop®. The Company employs more than 25,000 employees and operates more than 120 offices, manufacturing plants, warehouses and distribution centers across North America.

Benefits built for you: Our people are the heart of our business, which is why we offer robust benefits to support your health and wellness as well as your personal and financial well-being. We also provide employee programs designed to enhance your professional growth and development while ensuring you feel valued, inspired and appreciated at work.

Keurig Dr Pepper Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and affirmatively seeks diversity in its workforce. Keurig Dr Pepper Inc. recruits qualified applicants and advances in employment its employees without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, disability, genetic information, ethnic or national origin, marital status, veteran status, or any other status protected by law. EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

Candidates must be able to pass a background check and drug test, as applicable for the role.