Engineering Technician

Date: Jun 1, 2024

Location: Morrisville, NC, US

Company: Teleflex

Expected Travel: None

Requisition ID: 10297


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


Anesthesia and Emergency Medicine - At Teleflex, we promote the use of advanced anesthesia and emergency medicine techniques to help improve outcomes and reduce healthcare costs. We equip clinicians with some of the most advanced medical devices on the market today, from our world-class brands including: 

  • LMA® and Rüsch® airway management devices designed to help reduce the risk of airway-related complications. 
  • Arrow pain management products designed to improve patients' post-operative pain experience. 
  • The Arrow® EZ-IO® System that helps address the time-critical challenge of emergency vascular access, and 
  • QuikClot® and QuickClot Control+® hemostatic devices, used by hospitals, EMS, and the military for hemorrhage control in a broad range of bleeding situations. 

Join a dynamic, growing team that offers healthcare providers advanced medical technology solutions that make a difference in patients' lives. 

Position Summary

This position will provide engineering and testing support to the AEM R&D and Sustaining Engineering groups. Key activities include operating and maintaining 3D printers, performing tests for various medical devices, and provide assistance with documentation and data capture. This individual must be an effective communicator.  The ideal candidate would possess strong analytical/problem solving skills, background in engineering principles and objective thinking, and an awareness of medical device products and medical device regulations.

Principal Responsibilities

•    Act as primary designee for 3D model printing, parts post processing, and equipment care and cleaning.
•    Utilize and become highly proficient in the operation of specialized lab equipment and fixturing to support product testing and development of new test methods from concept to realization.
•    Communicate feedback to continuously streamline feasibility testing processes and collaborate with engineering staff to enhance test methods.
•    Execute feasibility testing and design verification testing by adhering to Test Requests, Work Instructions and Protocols. 
•    Continuously improve test methods, data collection methods, forms, process standardization, etc.
•    Assist when needed with audit preparation and support during internal and external PE lab audits.
•    This position may require direct contact and handling of animal tissue.
•    Perform other related duties as assigned or requested

Education / Experience Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering or related discipline or Associate’s degree in engineering or related discipline.
  • 2 years of experience in product development and testing (medical device preferred) 

Specialized Skills / Other Requirements

•    Objective critical thinker to tackle ambiguity and complex problems effectively and efficiently 
•    Proficient in Word and Excel
•    Basic electronics and electromechanical aptitude
•    Basic Solidworks capabilities preferred (3D part/assembly modelling and 2D drawings)
•    Basic knowledge of prototyping, 3D printing, and machine shop capabilities 
•    Ability to simultaneously follow directives and independently evaluate situations and processes for improvement opportunities
•    Good Verbal and Written Communication - technical writing, executive summaries, etc.
•    Collaboration skills to interface with SME’s, vendors and other BU’s, etc.
•    Understanding of GMP / FDA / ISO work environment
•    Understanding of ISO and ASTM testing methods for medical devices
•    Understanding of the Design Control Process

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.