Manufacturing Technology Technician

Date: Apr 6, 2021

Location: Maple Grove, MN, US

Company: Teleflex

Expected Travel: None

Requisition ID: 3555


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

We’re looking for a person with a strong refrigeration background to fill our second shift opening in our Manufacturing Technology department.  This is largely a maintenance position with a focus on refrigeration equipment and a considerable amount of engineering assistance.  The work involved is almost entirely indoors in temperature and humidity controlled environments.

  The job duties include:
•    Support of equipment used for the manufacture of our Biologics products, specifically those related to our blood products. 
•    Assist R&D and Product Development departments as required.  
•    Complete documentation related to work performed.  
•    Assist in equipment modifications as needed.  

Work will primarily be on freeze dryers, chillers, incubators, DI systems, basic boiler, medical grade washer and lab equipment.  Some overtime may be required.

Principal Responsibilities

•    Independently perform and monitor the 4 most common lyophilizer programs (Production Runs, Decontaminate, Vacuum Integrity and Defrost).
•    Troubleshoot, maintain, and repair Biologics related Production, R&D, PD and Quality equipment.
•    Assist in equipment modifications and installations as directed
•    Assist Engineering in equipment qualifications.
•    Document your part in all Maintenance, Production, R&D and Product Development related activities using
our computerized maintenance and other systems.
•    Independently update Maintenance Control documents as required to reflect current maintenance requirements, practices, and procedures.
•    Position requires some work in gowning area

Education / Experience Requirements

Specialized Skills / Other Requirements

•    High school diploma/GED required. 
•    3 years of HVAC troubleshooting and repair with a focus on refrigeration, or production scale freeze dryer operation and repair  
•    Microsoft Office (Word/Excel/Outlook or similar) experience required

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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