Test Services Metrologist

Date: Aug 29, 2023

Location: Maple Grove, MN, US

Company: Teleflex

Expected Travel: Up to 10%

Requisition ID: 8851


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 teleflex.com.


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 Test Services (TS) Metrologist is responsible for performing accurate and efficient dimensional measurements and physical tests of medical device assemblies and components.  This role is also responsible for the development and documentation of measurement methods and the training of others in the use of advanced and handheld measurement equipment.

Principal Responsibilities

•    Efficiently perform measurements using a mixture of handheld and advanced tools to support First Article, Design Verification and Process Validation studies
•    Properly complete all quality records created during inspections
•    Read prints, understand tolerances and dimensions including both linear and GD & T approaches
•    Assist in the development and documentation of metrology methods
•    Train technicians and inspectors on techniques and methods
•    Perform equipment qualification activities (IQ) and method validation (GRR) activities
•    Complete testing to support test equipment qualifications
•    Provide feedback to engineers on measurement method selection and applicability
•    Execute testing required to support Test Lab Requests.

Note:  80% of this job involves direct R&D activities.

Education / Experience Requirements

•    High School Diploma required. 
•    AA degree preferred.
•    Six years of relevant experience required.

Specialized Skills / Other Requirements

•    Experience with measurement system analysis/GRR.  
•    Proficiency with electronic/optical measuring tools such as MicroVu, SmartScope, CT scan & point cloud analysis, etc.
•    Experience training other employees on established methods
•    Basic computer skills
•    Ability to interpret engineering drawings 
•    Ability to perform simple mathematical calculations.
•    Ability to use hand inspection tools (ruler, gage pins, calipers, etc.) and obtain accurate and repeatable results.
•    Detail orientation and the ability to understand and follow written established process diligently.
•    20/20 vision (corrected).
•    Color vision.

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.