Abbott Quality Technician II in Minnetonka, Minnesota

At Abbott, we're committed to helping people live their best possible life through the power of health. For more than 125 years, we've brought new products and technologies to the world -- in nutrition, diagnostics, medical devices and branded generic pharmaceuticals -- that create more possibilities for more people at all stages of life. Today, 99,000 of us are working to help people live not just longer, but better, in the more than 150 countries we serve.

Job Description

We are seeking a high caliber, Quality Technician II. This position is responsible for managing the processes and providing quality technical support within manufacturing or system/services support. Each employee can make a difference at Abbott and has the power, either individually or as a team, to influence the success of the company. We are team-oriented, fast-paced and progressive. We value people with great ideas who partner with others both internally and externally to take action and accomplish goals.

Impact this role will have on Abbott:

  • Perform final product inspections against specification and procedural requirements

  • Complete final product quality release transactions

  • Document nonconformance’s as appropriate and assist in the investigation and resolution of nonconformance’s

  • Initiate related documentation changes

  • Collect data, summarize, analyze, perform basic statistical analysis on, and document test results

  • Participates in GR&R studies as directed by engineers or technicians.

  • Assists in the Development and Validation of inspection methods.

  • Create and maintain control plans/ quality plans for products and processes

  • Assist in writing, executing, and documenting equipment, product, process, and test method verifications, qualifications, and validations

Your experience(s), education and knowledge will further Abbott’s marketplace success:

  • High School degree; 2-year technical degree preferred.

  • 5 + years’ experience

  • High level of attention to detail

  • Previous experience in assisting with validations & qualifications, Gage R&R, test methods, and NCMR dispositioning

  • Knowledge of Quality Systems, FDA regulations, ISO 13485 and applicable worldwide regulatory requirements

  • Experience with optical measurement equipment, hand tools, gages, pressure and force gage testing

  • Training in print reading and experience with sampling techniques

  • Good communication and computer skills, including data analysis and report writing skills

Your preferred qualifications and education:

  • Prior medical device experience

  • ASQ CQT certification or equivalent

An Equal Opportunity Employer

Abbot welcomes and encourages diversity in our workforce.

We provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities.

To request accommodation, please call 224-667-4913 or email corpjat@abbott.com