Abbott Product Development Technician II in St. Paul, Minnesota
Abbott is a global healthcare leader that helps people live more fully at all stages of life. Our portfolio of life-changing technologies spans the spectrum of healthcare, with leading businesses and products in diagnostics, medical devices, nutritionals and branded generic medicines. Our 103,000 colleagues serve people in more than 160 countries.
We are seeking an experienced, high caliber Product Development Technician II to join our team. This position will be located in our St. Paul, MN location. In this role, you will participate in performing various technical tasks on a variety of R&D projects including prototyping, test method development and execution, and fixture design and fabrication.
Assist in the design analysis on components and/or assemblies to assist in the development process by ensuring designs are cost efficient, able to manufacture, and reliable
Coordinate and execute building of prototypes/products per engineering design
Contribute to the planning, designing, and development of test requirements and any special testing equipment/apparatus to establish product and/or customer specifications
Work with engineering on build/test fixture
Participate as required within R&D on various engineering efforts for new product development
Supports performance testing of prototypes to verify product reliability and performance requirements and troubleshoot and suggest creative solutions to design and testing issues
Follow safety guidelines and utilize appropriate safety devices
Create and maintain accurate records to recreate desired build processes and designs
Assists in the development of engineering documentation for new products or product changes while communicating ideas, problems, and solutions to engineers
Support all Company initiatives as identified by management and in support of Quality Management Systems (QMS), Environmental Management Systems (EMS), and other regulatory requirements
Complies with U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regulations, other regulatory requirements, Company policies, operating procedures, processes, and task assignments. Maintains positive and cooperative communications and collaboration with all levels of employees, customers, contractors, and vendors
High school diploma or equivalent
2+ years of experience in a lab environment, including data collection and/or product testing
Intermediate level of proficiency utilizing Excel
Ability to work within a team and as an individual contributor in a fast-paced, changing environment
Ability to leverage and/or engage others to accomplish assigned tasks
Medical device manufacturing experience
Knowledge of Solidworks and/or Minitab
An Equal Opportunity Employer
Abbot welcomes and encourages diversity in our workforce.
We provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities.
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