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Manufacturing Technician, TPR, 3rd Shift

Date:  Jan 29, 2023
Req ID:  766

Caguas, PR, US

Company:  Terumo Puerto Rico, LLC
Department:  Tech Services (Engineering) - TPR

Terumo Medical Corporation (TMC) develops, manufactures, and markets a complete, solutions-based portfolio of high-quality medical devices used in a broad range of applications for numerous areas of the healthcare industry. TMC places a premium on providing customers with world-class products, training and education programs that drive clear economic value, better clinical outcomes and improved quality of life for patients. TMC is part of Tokyo-based Terumo Corporation; one of the world’s leading medical device manufacturers with $5+ billion in sales, 20,000+ employees worldwide and operations in more than 160 nations. Terumo Medical Corporation is comprised of two strategic business divisions: Terumo Interventional Systems and Terumo Medical Products.

Job Summary

Support and improve the production process through mechanical, electrical, hydraulic, and pneumatic modifications. Improve process reliability, quality, and productivity.

Job Details/Responsibilities

  • Perform equipment and tooling setups in the production line. Provides maintenance to manufacturing equipment.  Complete/prepare applicable documentation reporting all inspection results and based on results inspection, allows release of goods to the next process.
  • Daily support to manufacturing reducing downtime and quality issues. Use the troubleshooting methodology to help solve advanced problems in the production line.
  • Develop mastery on the equipment and production process.  Execute and coordinate equipment, process, and product validation activities.  Work in technology transfers helping in the equipment procedures and manufacturing validations.
  • Design and implement equipment and process modifications by working with the engineering department.  Participate in the design, fabrication, and startup of automated production equipment.
  • Implement new set-ups and train others as appropriate. Maintain the equipment documentation, manuals, and drawings.  Introduce equipment changes required to run new products and or modifications to existing ones.
  • Ensure compliance with all TPR procedures and all applicable regulatory agency requirements. 
  • Other duties as assigned.

Job Responsibilities (continued)

Working Conditions/Physical Requirements

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities (KSA)

  • Good verbal and written communication skills.
  • Prefer a hands-on individual familiar with the medical manufacturing environment, as well as the testing of production equipment. 
  • Flexible and adaptable due to rapid changes in product demand and project priority, team player, self-starter, keen to acquire new skills.
  • Fully bilingual (English and Spanish).
  • Computer literacy in programs as; Excel, Word & Power Point.

Qualifications/ Background Experiences

  • Associate degree on technical field (electronics/industrial mechanics). 
  • Minimum 3years experience in manufacturing regulated role.
  • Experience with GMP, ISO, and FDA requirements is preferred.

It is Terumo’s policy to provide equal employment opportunity to all its employees and applicants for employment regardless of their race, creed, color, national origin, age, ancestry, nationality, marital or domestic partnership or civil union status, sex, pregnancy, gender identity or expression, disability status, liability for military service, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, atypical cellular or blood trait, genetic information (including the refusal to submit to genetic testing), or any other category protected by law. As a Company, we value diversity of background and opinion, and prohibit discrimination or harassment on the basis of any legally protected class in the areas of hiring, recruitment, promotion, transfer, demotion, training, compensation, pay, fringe benefits, layoff, termination or any other terms and conditions of employment.