Manufacturing Assembler

Date: Jul 21, 2021

Location: Pleasanton, CA, US

Company: Teleflex

Expected Travel: None

Requisition ID: 4361

 

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 Manufacturing Assembler performs mechanical assembly, electro-mechanic assembly and other value-added operations related to NeoTract’s products.  This position requires excellent problem-solving skills and the ability to make critical decisions in a fast-paced environment.

Principal Responsibilities

  • Assemble medical device products for commercial and clinical use by following Manufacturing Process Instructions (MPI) and properly completing Device History Records (DHR) per cGMP.
  • Perform Line Clearance process and follow production control SOPs.
  • Work in a class 10,000 clean room environment and follow proper gowning and material handling procedures.
  • Properly use microscopes for extended periods of time to assemble medical device products.
  • Perform common manufacturing tasks using heat treating ovens, UV curing stations, hot boxes, package heat sealers, and hand tools such as tweezers, scalpels, and hand held grinding equipment.
  • Properly handle adhesives such as epoxies, cyanoacrylates, and UV curable glues.
  • Perform parts cleaning using ultrasonic cleaners and cleaning solutions such as detergents and isopropanol per OSHA compliance.
  • Participate in Quality Audit Teams.
  • Perform testing of devices and sub-assemblies using tensile tester (Instron type), torque tester, etc.
  • Train new team members and temporary personnel in proper manufacturing procedures and practices
  • Perform other duties as assigned.
  • Contribute to our culture of being collaborative, respectful, transparent, ethical, efficient, high-achieving, and fun!

Education / Experience Requirements

  • High School education, technical training equivalent with a minimum of 3 years’ experience in manufacturing environment, or equivalent practical experience.   
  • Medical Device Experience is preferred.

Specialized Skills / Other Requirements

  • Ability to follow verbal and written instructions.
  • Ability to foresee and prevent risks and understand when to elevate issues to management and recommend corrective action. 

 

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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