Packaging Lab Technician I

Date: May 30, 2024

Location: Morrisville, NC, US

Company: Teleflex

Expected Travel: Up to 10%

Requisition ID: 10280


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

This position will assist the Packaging Engineering team with both day to day operations support as well as project support.  As a Packaging Engineering Technician I, they will be responsible for assisting with Lab testing and projects that impact design, development, cost reduction activities, process support, sustaining engineering activities, and others. Support of lab testing will involve GLP, Test Method and Test Method validation activities along with writing lab test reports.

Principal Responsibilities

•    Conduct Packaging lab testing activities such as:
o    Material testing
o    Distribution simulation
o    Climatic conditioning 
•    Assist Packaging Engineers with tasks such as:
o    Equipment qualifications
o    Production support
o    Packaging verification, aging studies, etc.
•    Provide training to staff on test methods and reporting
•    Executing sample preparation, good documentation practices, equipment maintenance and good lab practices
•    Complete tasks as required for timely disposition of project requirements and prioritization
•    Ability to draft and write testing reports for approvals.
•    Complete assigned tasks necessary for the completion of improvement projects that may include coordinating equipment design and fabrication, performing installation qualification activities, range finding, and debugging
•    Coordinating shipping and receiving of test samples
•    Assist in facilitating and implementing lab and testing improvements

Education / Experience Requirements

High School diploma or equivalent
2-year degree preferred
3-4 years of related experience
Medical device experience preferred
Experience with Packaging equipment preferred

Specialized Skills / Other Requirements

•    Basic problem solving skills
•    Takes work direction and completes task in an accurate and timely manner
•    Strong communication, organizational, and interpersonal skills
•    Attention to minute detail and quality
•    Ability to multi-task
•    Technical writing capability
•    Mechanical Aptitude
•    Proficient in Microsoft Office (MS Word, MS Excel, MS Outlook)
•    Experience working with Change Management software such as Agile
•    Experience with general lab test equipment is preferred
•    Experience with sealing and seal testing equipment is preferred


Working Conditions / Physical Demands

TRAVEL REQUIRED: less than 5 %

☒ Office/Professional        ☐ Plant/Manufacturing    ☐ Remote/Field     ☒ Laboratory

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.