Process Technician

Date: Sep 7, 2021

Location: Chelmsford, MA, US

Company: Teleflex

Expected Travel: None

Requisition ID: 4629


About Teleflex Incorporated

Teleflex is a global provider of clinically effective medical technologies designed to improve the health and quality of people’s lives. We apply purpose driven innovation – a relentless pursuit of identifying unmet clinical needs – to benefit patients and healthcare providers. Our portfolio is diverse, with solutions in the fields of vascular and interventional access, interventional cardiology, surgical, anesthesia, cardiac care, interventional urology, urology, emergency medicine and respiratory care. Teleflex employees worldwide are united in the understanding that what we do every day makes a difference. For more information, please visit


Global Operations - Global Operations is a complex and diverse organization within the company which is responsible for product fulfilment to all our customers from end to end. We pride ourselves on being totally Customer Centric in our unrelenting focus on Improving Quality, Service and Value as perceived by our customers. Our employees are dedicated to the Global Operations Enterprise Excellence journey. Join a dynamic, growing team that offers healthcare providers an array of medical technology solutions that make a difference in patients’ lives.

Position Summary

The Process Technician is responsible for providing technical and administrative support to the Operations and Engineering teams. The primary function is supporting the process improvement, process optimization, and process measurement activities for the manufacturing operations. The process technician will provide technical support to engineers during the design of manufacturing processes, maintain preventative maintenance procedures, and provide facility and production floor support. The Process Technician will also assist in engineering projects as required. 

Principal Responsibilities

•    Provides technical support and training to assembly and manufacturing personnel.
•    Read mechanical drawings and electronic schematics to ensure product specifications and tolerances are met.
•    Troubleshoot equipment, manage calibration and preventative maintenance processes; which include documentation, calibration, maintaining spare parts inventory. This includes the utilization of test equipment (oscilloscope, various meters, function generator, power supply)
•    Equipment programming and setup for manufacturing to ensure product specifications are met.
•    Perform mechanical assembly and fabrication.
•    Design tooling and fixtures for manufacturing by collaborating with the mechanical and electrical engineering teams.
•    Assists in creating, modifying, and revising manufacturing work instructions and process flow documentation.
•    Observes safety and security procedures; reports potentially unsafe conditions.
•    Performs other work-related duties as assigned.

Education / Experience Requirements

•    AAS degree or equivalent, in a technical discipline; mechanical or manufacturing engineering preferred.
•    Three to five years' experience providing technical support in a manufacturing environment,
•    General mechanical assembly and fabrication experience.

Specialized Skills / Other Requirements

•    Strong multi-tasking skills. Completes several concurrent tasks in an efficient and accurate manner.
•    Experience working in fast pace, dynamic environment, with limited supervision: self-starter.
•    Strong attention to detail with excellent prioritization and follow up skills.
•    Possess leadership skills and ability to be led in a manner that is healthy to our positive and productive work environment.
•    Emphasizes personal and professional growth. Keeps knowledge and skills current.
•    Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
•    Effective verbal and written communication skills.
•    Proficient with electronic test equipment (oscilloscope, various meters, function generator, power supply)
•    Strong computer skills, including proficiency with MS Office applications.
•    Familiarity with Solid Works preferred.
•    Team player with good interpersonal skills.
•    Must be able to lift 15 pounds at times.

Teleflex, Inc. is an affirmative action & equal opportunity employer. D/V/M/F. Applicants will be considered without regard to age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality, sex, or veteran status. If you require accommodation to apply for a position, please contact us at: 262-439-1894.

Teleflex is the home of Arrow®, Deknatel®, Hudson RCI®, LMA®, Pilling®, Rüsch®, UroLift® and Weck® – trusted brands united by a common sense of purpose. Teleflex, the Teleflex logo, Arrow, Deknatel, Hudson RCI, LMA, Pilling, Rüsch, UroLift and Weck are trademarks or registered trademarks of Teleflex Incorporated or its affiliates, in the U.S. and/or other countries.

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