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Technician

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Location Minneapolis, Minnesota Salary competitive
Sector Life Sciences Type contract

Our client, a world leading medical device company in Minneapolis, MN is currently recruiting for a mid to senior level Technician to join their expanding team on a 1 year contract with an opportunity of extension or converting to a permanent position.

Duties include

  • Independently set up test equipment and efficiently execute manual and automated tests at system and subsystem levels.
  • Independently document test results, assuring appropriate detail to meet quality system requirements.
  • Ensure appropriate calibration and maintenance of test equipment, including facilitation with supporting resources.
  • Organize and maintain lab stocks of consumable supplies & subcomponents in the work area. Order components and materials from established vendors as needed to maintain adequate stocks.
  • Maintain a clean and organized work area.
  • Follow established environmental, health, and safety procedures.
  • Independently assemble and troubleshoot electrical circuits, fluid circuits, and mechanical systems.
  • In consultation with others, perform data analysis and summary using Microsoft Excel, Word, and PowerPoint.
  • In consultation with others, prepare test protocols and test reports.
  • Follow applicable quality system procedures governing development of a medical device.

Skills and Experience required

  • Ability to maintain focus and attention to detail in setting up, executing and documenting mechanical tests.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Excel to perform data entry, modest data analysis such as basic graphs and summary statistics, and ability to format data as requested for export to other programs.
  • Proficient with standard test and measurement equipment, such as multi-meters and oscilloscopes, thermocouples and RTDs, pressure transducers, flow meters, conductivity cells, pH sensors, weight scales, and calipers.
  • Basic chemistry lab skills to measure ingredients, prepare solutions, and perform simple test measurements such as pH and conductivity.
  • Ability to work with hand and power tools, including operation of drills, power saws and mills to perform minor fabrication and modifications.
  • Ability to assemble and troubleshoot electro-mechanical equipment, including wiring and interface electronics, fluid circuits, and mechanical assemblies.
  • Ability to read electrical and fluid circuit schematics.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Word to prepare and document test protocols and test reports.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft PowerPoint to create simple diagrams, figures, and schematics to document work performed.
  • Basic familiarity with collecting data using Labview software. Labview programming skills are not required, but modest Labview programming skills would be helpful.

Benefits of working with us

  • MEDICAL*
  • DENTAL**
  • VISION**
  • 401K*

If you have ability and desire to work among a community of professionals who will both challenge and develop your skill set, then I look forward to hearing from you

Sthree US is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.