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Assistant II, Lab

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): 

Maple Grove, MN, US, 55311

Additional Locations:  N/A

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.



About the role:
Responsible for returned product routing and support for general daily lab operations.  Supports testing of a variety of mechanical and electrical analyses on products, raw materials, in-process materials, or stability samples in support of the company's quality program. May perform qualitative tests or quantitative assays on samples using techniques varying from standard analytical equipment use to highly modern and automated instrumentation. This position performs most duties in a biohazard lab with proper PPE (Personal Protective Equipment).

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Create/maintain accurate data entry into a complaint management system for inspected returned products.
  • Perform routine laboratory testing in accordance with established procedures for returned products.  Document analysis findings into the complaint management system.
  • Responsible for product receipt, decontamination, and routing products to Complaint Investigation Site labs and OEM locations.
  • Responsible for maintaining product analysis text and codes to reflect analysis performed at another facility.
  • Maintain return paperwork ensuring it is properly electronically and/or physically stored.
  • Respond to internal and external customer queries concerning product location or credit.
  • Actively interface with other Boston Scientific departments to corroborate special needs or procedure changes for product processing.
  • Perform laboratory duties and other required support functions to support department objectives
  • Responsible for specific scientific testing and provides backup on other key test areas.
  • Accountable for specific test data and can train on specific lab tests.
  • May perform other duties as assigned by supervisor/manager


Required qualifications:

  • 2 years with a high school diploma or an equivalent combination of education/work experience


Preferred qualifications: 

  • Aseptic environment experience 
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office applications
  • Excellent documentation skills
  • Knowledge of electronic principles and ability to read and comprehend work instructions, schematics and design documentation
  • Critical thinking, troubleshooting and problem-solving ability
  • High attention to detail
  • Ability to work as part of a team


Requisition ID: 563626


As a leader in medical science for more than 40 years, we are committed to solving the challenges that matter most – united by a deep caring for human life. Our mission to advance science for life is about transforming lives through innovative medical solutions that improve patient lives, create value for our customers, and support our employees and the communities in which we operate. Now more than ever, we have a responsibility to apply those values to everything we do – as a global business and as a global corporate citizen.


So, choosing a career with Boston Scientific (NYSE: BSX) isn’t just business, it’s personal. And if you’re a natural problem-solver with the imagination, determination, and spirit to make a meaningful difference to people worldwide, we encourage you to apply and look forward to connecting with you!

Nearest Major Market: Minneapolis

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