Associate Product Development Engineer

Date: Mar 20, 2024

Location: Jaffrey, NH, US

Company: Teleflex

Expected Travel: Up to 10%

Requisition ID: 10073


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


OEM – Teleflex Medical OEM is a leading global provider of product development and production services for medical device manufacturers. We set ourselves apart with deep expertise, decades of experience, a dedication to design for manufacturability, and extensive, in-house capabilities, which include engineering, regulatory services, material selection and formulation, prototyping, manufacturing, assembly and packaging. We deliver industry-changing innovations and next-generation solutions for extrusions; diagnostic and interventional catheters; balloons and balloon catheters; sheath/dilator sets; specialty sutures, braids and fibers; and bioabsorbable sutures, yarns and resins. Join a dynamic, growing team that offers healthcare providers an array of medical technology solutions that make a difference in patients’ lives.

Position Summary

Responsible for supporting the design and development of new products; for interacting with customers, vendors, and internal departments, all of which are essential to achieving our goal of on-time delivery and high-quality products. Additionally, supports PTFE extrusion area with production challenges, CIPs, and process improvements.

Principal Responsibilities

•    Review, complete, and/or approve customer specifications and other customer documents as required.
•    Develop BOMs, Routers, Inspection & Manufacturing Documents, etc. as needed to support New Product creation. 
•    Initiate, process, and review Engineering Change Notices. 
•    Provide support to manufacturing, marketing, and customer service as it relates to New Products & Paste. 
•    Assist with costing structures for Technical sales for new products or revisions that affect product costing.
•    Assist with writing, reviewing, and performing PVP, IQ, OQ, PQ and TMV as required for new products.
•    Adhere to project plans and schedules. 
•    Assist in creation of product specifications.
•    Complete work in compliance with GMP and ISO regulations, and within safety guidelines.
•    Participate in meetings & calls with customers where technical knowledge of all manufacturing capabilities can be effectively communicated and discussed.
•    Assist with PTFE production challenges/issues, resolving in a timely manner. 
•    Pursue and implement solutions that contribute to CIP Goals and improve production of PTFE extrusions/heat shrink.
•    Assist with PTFE extrusion/expansion Engineering Projects, Engineering Studies, and Validations as necessary.
•    Assist with Injection Molding new product process development as necessary. 

Education / Experience Requirements

•    High School Diploma or GED required.
•    BS Engineering field (Mechanical & Plastics preferred).
•    General knowledge of Plastics/Polymers required.
•    General knowledge of Injection Molding, Extrusion, and other heat forming plastics processes.
•    General knowledge of validation processes. 

Specialized Skills / Other Requirements

•    Good working knowledge of manufacturing processes preferred. 
•    Proficient in MS Office, including Word, Excel, Powerpoint.
•    SolidWorks, AutoCAD, Minitab experience preferred.
•    Excellent listening, verbal, and written communication skills.
•    Strong ability to multi-task, prioritize and adapt to shifting priorities.
•    Exceptional problem solving and decision making skills and the ability to think independently.
•    Familiar with FDA regulation, GMP practices, and QSR requirements.
•    Ability to rely heavily on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals.
•    Experience with MS Project or gantt chart planning preferred. 


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: 877-880-8588 or

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.