Ventana Medical Systems, a member of the Roche Group
January 19, 2018
Full Time - Experienced
Biomedical - Quality, Biomedical Engineering
The Technician II is responsible for using established procedures for inspection of raw materials and components and informs stake holders of disposition outcomes. This position may participate in problem solving investigations that relate to products and processes. The Technician II will be responsible for performing First Article Inspections. This position must have the ability to read, analyze and interpret drawings per GD&T (geometrical dimension and tolerance) standards and schematics, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations. Able to communicate results of inspections to peers and supervisors verbally and in writing.
Inspects incoming materials using precision measuring instruments and electronic testing equipment to determine conformance to written specifications.
Reviews material specifications, receiving inspection instructions, supplier quality history records.
Inspects and measures material for conformance to specifications in Lab and Supplier facilities as scheduled by the Group/Team Leader or when requested.
When non-conforming material is discovered will be responsible for informing the Supplier Quality
Engineer and initiates Non-Conforming Reports (NCRs) and follows up as appropriate.
Controls the release of in-coming materials and non-conforming materials discovered after release.
Assure compliance with quality system requirements as it applies to the outputs of this defined job specifications.
Maintain metrics and communicates issues or potential problems to appropriate personnel.
Records inspection results on inspection records.
CMM operation and programming.
Complies with prioritization of work schedule as established by Group/Team Leader.
Works in accordance with applicable FDA, IVDD and ISO regulations and standards.
Participates in design reviews as required.
Demonstrates attention to detail.
Work schedule may include evenings and weekends.
Monitors work to ensure quality, and continuously promote Quality First Time.
Acquire and provide training as needed.
Participates with IQC team on daily MDI and 5S activities.
Participate in continuous improvement programs and kaizens.
May perform other duties as required or assigned by team lead or manager.
Associate degree in a technical field or related field or equivalent experience. ASQ or equivalent Certified Technician.
Minimum of three years experience in precision mechanical and/or electrical components inspection. Familiarity with Quality System including ISO.
Experienced with standard measurement tools such as calipers, micrometers, gage blocks, optical comparator, and Coordinate Measuring Machine. Independently interpret and follow engineering specifications drawing.
Experienced interfacing with Business Enterprise System such as Oracle.
Able to do CMM programming.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Internal Number: 2544564555
About Ventana Medical Systems, a member of the Roche Group
Ventana Medical is one of the world’s leading developers and manufacturers of medical diagnostic instrument and reagent systems providing leading-edge automation technology for use in slide-based diagnosis of cancer and infectious disease. Our products are found in hospital-based histology laboratories, independent reference laboratories, and the drug discovery laboratories of some of the world’s largest pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies, government labs, and medical research centers. We serve our customers through wholly owned subsidiaries in the US, Europe, Japan and Australia and our instruments are installed in no fewer than 55 countries.