Test Services Technician II

Date: Nov 14, 2022

Location: Maple Grove, MN, US

Company: Teleflex

Expected Travel: None

Requisition ID: 7196


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.


Interventional - The Interventional business unit at Teleflex offers innovative medical devices that are used to diagnose and treat coronary and peripheral vascular diseases. We place a strategic emphasis on complex coronary and peripheral interventions, vascular access, bone access, specialty biologic treatments and cardiac assist. Our current Interventional products include a broad range of clinically relevant solutions, such as our GuideLiner® and Turnpike® Catheters, AC3 Optimus™ Intra-Aortic Balloon Pump and OnControl® Powered Bone Access System. With a strong R&D footprint and pipeline, our fast-growing Interventional business unit is poised to continue the development of new technologies to serve critically ill patients for years to come. Join a dynamic, growing team that offers healthcare providers an array of medical technology solutions that make a difference in patients’ lives.

Position Summary

•    Follow Test Procedures to execute mechanical and analytical tests as assigned in support of product and process development activities
•    Follow good test practices as outlined in VSI procedures and perform tests effectively and efficiently within scheduled dates

Principal Responsibilities

•    Prepare and perform Design Verification/Validation product tests, accelerated aging, real time aging and OQ/PQ per test procedures and protocols in support of R&D activities
•    Coordinate tests to meet the required deadlines for all projects and communicate status to lab manager 
•    Repackage and archive test articles post testing in support of R&D activities
•    Assist in investigation of non-conformances and contribute to root cause investigation for failures
•    Work within the OOS program for the laboratory 
•    Maintain and enforce GLP/GMP documentation practices
•    Coordinate shipping and receiving of test articles in support of R&D activities
•    Maintain calibration and qualification programs within the laboratory
•    Coordinate package tests and age conditioning activities in support of R&D activities
•    Coordinate tests with external services in support of R&D activities
•    Carry out special analyses and investigations under the direction of an engineer as required 
•    Coordinate inventory of materials and consumables for the laboratory
•    Assist in the qualification/validation of new test methods in support of R&D activities
•    Conduct initial training on test methods for other technicians

Note: 95% of this job involves direct R&D activities 

Education / Experience Requirements

•    High school diploma/GED required 
•    2 year technical degree in a scientific discipline preferred
•    Two years of related experience required with the preferred degree. Without a degree, four years of related experience is required

Specialized Skills / Other Requirements

•    Organizational skills (schedules, prioritization, traceability). 
•    Computer literacy required.
•    Strong verbal and written communication skills required. 
•    Medical Device quality assurance experience helpful, but not 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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