Facilities Engineer

Date: Apr 25, 2021

Location: Pleasanton, CA, US

Company: Teleflex

Expected Travel: None

Requisition ID: 3330


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 Urology – NeoTract is dedicated to developing innovative, minimally invasive and clinically effective devices that address unmet needs in the field of urology. As part of the Teleflex Interventional Urology business unit, NeoTract’s focus is on improving the standard of care for patients with benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) using the UroLift® System, a minimally invasive, permanent implant system that treats symptoms while preserving sexual function*1,2. The UroLift System is clinically proven to treat lower urinary tract symptoms due to BPH in men over the age of 45. The UroLift System lifts or holds the enlarged prostate tissue out of the way so it no longer blocks the urethra. There is no cutting, heating or removal of prostate tissue. More than 175,000 men have been treated with the UroLift System in select markets worldwide.** Join a dynamic, growing team that offers healthcare providers an array of medical technology solutions that make a difference in patients’ lives. 

 * No instances of new, sustained erectile or ejaculatory dysfunction in the FDA pivotal study.

** Management estimate based on product sales and average units per procedure

  1. Roehrborn, J Urology 2013 LIFT Study
  2. McVary, J Sex Med 2014

Indicated for the treatment of symptoms of an enlarged prostate up to 100cc in men 45 years or older. As with any medical procedure, individual results may vary. Most common side effects are temporary and include pain or burning with urination, blood in the urine, pelvic pain, urgent need to urinate and/or the inability to control the urge.1 Rare side effects, including bleeding and infection, may lead to a serious outcome and may require intervention. Speak with your doctor to determine if you may be a candidate.

Position Summary

The Building Engineer is responsible for managing facility space, facility planning, and leading facility-related projects for manufacturing, lab, office, and distribution areas. As an integral member of the Facilities team, this position partners with cross-function teams to define technical user requirements, design engineering and equipment layouts, and manage project schedules and budgets. This position requires experience maintaining facility systems and the ability to perform at a high level in a fast-paced, dynamic environment.

Principal Responsibilities

•    Partner with cross-functional teams to plan, organize, and lead facility projects to completion.
•    Generate and update maintenance plans, task lists, and related facility drawings to ensure proper maintenance of facility systems.
•    Troubleshoot technical systems, including mechanical, electrical power, and the BMS system.
•    Trains and mentors lower level staff
•    Prepare engineering drawings using CAD software and project specifications information (e.g., materials, equipment, estimated costs, schedules, etc.).
•    Develop budgets and estimate costs for repair and minor construction projects, manufacturing equipment installations, furniture system installations, and relocations.
•    Manage contractors by negotiating, appointing, monitoring performance, and approving payments.
•    Provide facility updates to management.
•    Perform other duties as requested.
•    Contribute to our culture of being collaborative, respectful, transparent, ethical, efficient, high achieving, and fun!

Education / Experience Requirements

•    Bachelor’s degree in a relevant technical field; or equivalent practical experience.
•    At least 3 years of relevant experience in building maintenance or project experience. 
•    Experience using CAD preferred
•    Experience interacting with regulatory agencies.
•    Medical device or other FDA regulated industry experience preferred.

Specialized Skills / Other Requirements

•    Strong project and program management skills and proven ability to develop and lead cross-functional teams to achieve results.
•    Able to manage multiple projects and daily responsibilities successfully.
•    Proficient in Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint, Word, and Outlook.
•    Excellent verbal and written communication skills, strong presentation skills, and the ability to communicate technical information effectively to a diverse worker population.
•    Responsible for performing all duties in compliance with FDA’s Quality System Regulation (QSR), ISO13485, the Canadian Medical Device Regulations, and all other international regulatory requirements with which NeoTract complies.


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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