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Manufacturing Technician

Date:  Nov 24, 2022
Req ID:  450

Elkton, MD, US, 21921

Company:  Terumo Cardiovascular USA
Department:  MD NX Production

At Terumo Cardiovascular, we develop, manufacture and distribute medical devices for cardiac and vascular surgery with an emphasis on cardiopulmonary bypass, intra-operative monitoring and vascular grafting. This includes a full-line of perfusion products, endoscopic vessel harvesting products and surgical stabilization products.

Our mission is to work as a team to save one more life, today and every day. We do this by providing lifesaving technology to cardiac surgery teams around the world.

Job Summary

This position is responsible for keeping manufacturing equipment in good working order. This involves maintenance and repair of equipment, as well as purchasing duplicate and replacement equipment, modification of existing tools and fixtures, resolving safety hazards, and designing and fabricating low complexity tools and fixtures.

Job Details/Responsibilities

1.  In all actions, demonstrates a primary commitment to patient safety and product quality by maintaining compliance to the Quality Policy and all other documented quality processes and procedures. 
2.  Troubleshoot and repair electrical, mechanical, and software-controlled manufacturing equipment. 
3.  Assist with engineering projects, such as installing new equipment or running experimental samples. 
4.  Prevent and resolve safety issues by reviewing equipment and processes and providing necessary guarding and training. 
5.  Maintain and frequently verify manufacturing equipment is in good working order. Set up critical pieces of equipment for production operators. 
6.  Help organize and set up workflow improvements. 

Job Responsibilities (continued)

7.  Dispose of production area hazardous waste. 
8.  Maintain/order some equipment parts and production supplies. 
9.  Coordinate and monitor cleaning of the clean room areas. 
10. Keep supervisor informed of production issues. 
11. Assist with project work, major repairs, and implement electronic improvement plan. 
12. Maintain clean and organized work area. 
13. Perform other duties as assigned. 

Qualifications/ Background Experiences

Requires a high school diploma or equivalent and a minimum of five years of experience in manufacturing or a two-year technical degree or certificate and a minimum of two years of experience in manufacturing. Basic computer software skills, i.e. Microsoft Office. Programmable logic circuit experience preferred.

Terumo Cardiovascular is an equal opportunity employer. We promote recognition and respect for individual and cultural differences, and we work to make our employees feel valued and appreciated, whatever their race, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, and genetic information.


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Nearest Major Market: Philadelphia