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Calibration Technician

Boston Scientific's hybrid workplace includes remote and onsite roles. By applying to this position, you will have the opportunity to discuss your preferred working location with your Talent Acquisition Specialist.

Remote Eligible:  Onsite
Onsite Location(s): 

Cork, IE

  • Location: Cork
  • Req Number: 546040 
  • Contract type: Permanent


At Boston Scientific, we draw the strength from the unique talents and abilities inherent in a diverse workforce and we believe that the best and most innovative products come from an inclusive workplace where varied viewpoints are welcomed and encouraged. If you require accommodation during the recruitment process please do not hesitate to contact a member of the Talent Acquisition team for a confidential discussion.




Diversity - Innovation - Caring - Global Collaboration - Winning Spirit - High Performance

At Boston Scientific, we’ll give you the opportunity to harness all that’s within you by working in teams of diverse and high-performing employees, tackling some of the most important health industry challenges. With access to the latest tools, information and training, we’ll help you in advancing your skills and career. Here, you’ll be supported in progressing – whatever your ambitions.

Purpose Statement:

To provide technical/calibration support.


Key Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Establishes and promotes a work environment that supports the Quality Policy and Quality System.
  • Leads by example by observing and complying with all safety rules and quality regulations, including QSR and ISO Standards. Encourages co-workers to work safely and compliantly.
  • Calibrate, maintain, repair, and troubleshoot instrumentation and equipment where appropriate.
  • Act as site expert in maintaining, repairing, and troubleshooting IM&T equipment.
  • Liases with internal customers & stakeholders in the planning and execution of calibration works in line with established schedules.
  • Perform Out-Of-Tolerance (OOT) Notifications/Assessments.
  • Continuous Improvement; applying cost of quality principles; developing and reporting department metrics.
  • Sourcing, recommending, investigating, procuring, and evaluating IM&T equipment and calibration standards.
  • Performs the duties of Calibration coordinator where required.
  • Plans, organizes, and prioritizes own daily work routine to meet established schedules of work and assigned tasks or projects where applicable.
  • Maintains timely, accurate & compliant data within the Calibration Management System.
  • Executes calibration workflows (e.g. unscheduled calibrations, on-site calibration coordination, in lab calibrations, etc.)
  • Applies knowledge of technical concepts, from basic to complex, towards the resolution of manufacturing and/or research and development of calibration tasks.
  • Writing and revising calibration procedures.
  • Train others on calibration processes and procedures.


Education & Experience:


  • A Level 6 Qualification in automation systems / Applied Physics & Instrumentation or Mechatronics
  • Minimum 3-5 years’ experience in a regulated manufacturing environment.
  • Experience in the completion of: Temperature/Humidity/Pressure/Level/Flow/Speed/pH/Conductivity/Mass/Time calibrations
  • Experience with high speed automated manufacturing equipment is an advantage.
  • Experience with calibration of Vision inspection systems is an advantage.
  • Ability to demonstrate levels of theoretical knowledge with practical application.
  • Good teamworking & communication skills.
  • Good computer skills.
  • Relevant working knowledge of an FDA regulated industry and GMP requirements.
  • Experience working in a Cleanroom environment is an advantage.
  • Previous experience working with a CMMS (preferably BMRAM) is an advantage.

About us


Purpose and Passion – Comprehensive Benefits – Life-Work Integration – Career Growth


At Boston Scientific, you will find a collaborative culture driven by a passion for innovation that keeps us connected on the most essential level. With determination, imagination and a deep caring for human life, we’re solving some of the most important healthcare industry challenges. Together, we’re one global team committed to making a difference in people lives around the world. This is a place where you can find a career with meaningful purpose – improving lives through your life’s work.


As a global medical technology leader for more than 35 years, our mission at Boston Scientific (NYSE: BSX) is to transform lives through innovative medical solutions that improve the health of patients. If you’re looking to truly make a difference to people both around the world and around the corner, there’s no better place to make it happen.


Boston Scientific is an Equal Opportunity Employer – Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Disability, Veteran

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