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Manufacturing Technician II - 2nd Shift

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 Location(s):  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 this role:

As a Manufacturing Engineer Technician II, you support the factory floor by ensuring equipment and processes are performing as intended, with focus on equipment.  Daily tasks include responding to problems on the floor and supporting manufacturing engineering (ME).  Most of your time is spent on the factory floor working on equipment and engaging with people.  The ME team works with Quality and Production to ensure the factory achieves production goals (Safety, Quality, Delivery, Cost). 
With general supervision, you will work on 2nd shift as part of a technician team in the Access and Delivery Solutions Assembly (ADSA) business unit. ADSA 2nd shift runs Monday-Thursday from 3:00pm to 1:00am. 
ADSA is a subassembly producer for the greater BSC network, providing multi-component shafts and tubes for assembly into completed products at downstream partners.  Equipment used on the ADSA floor includes both off-the-shelf and custom-built equipment such as cutters, coilers, ovens, test equipment, and other ancillary equipment.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Troubleshoot and solve equipment and process problems using basic understanding
  • Maintenance activities for PLC controlled manufacturing equipment
  • Perform standard/common preventative maintenance and calibration tasks on equipment
  • Document common/repeat issues for resolution by the ME team
  • Demonstrate familiarity with tooling and fixtures
  • Execute simple tooling and equipment qualifications with guidance
  • Assist the ME Team in executing Value Improvement Projects (VIP) to improve/revise existing processes for cost savings
  • Provide technical support or direction to operators and medical device specialists with assistance
  • Support shutdowns (which may include staying late to make sure equipment is safely de-energized)


Required qualifications:

  • 1 year of experience with an AA Degree or equivalent combination of education/work experience in related discipline
  • Computer skills in MS Word, Excel, and Outlook
  • Strong hands-on mechanical skills
  • Communicates well in both written and verbal forms
  • Works well both individually and in a team
  • Self-motivated to seek out opportunities to improve business performance

Preferred qualifications:

  • Experience in a manufacturing environment preferred
  • Electro-mechanical trouble shooting experience preferred
  • Medical device industry experience preferred
  • Control system experience such as interfacing with PLC
  • Experience with mechanical print reading
  • Basic understanding of Lean principles
  • Hands-on experience with measurement systems, such as: calipers, micrometers, tool scopes, etc.
  • Heat transfer equipment troubleshooting experience
  • Laser weld equipment troubleshooting experience
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs. (occasionally)



Requisition ID: 551834


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!


At Boston Scientific, we recognize that nurturing a diverse and inclusive workplace helps us be more innovative and it is important in our work of advancing science for life and improving patient health. That is why we stand for inclusion, equality, and opportunity for all. By embracing the richness of our unique backgrounds and perspectives, we create a better, more rewarding place for our employees to work and reflect the patients, customers, and communities we serve. Boston Scientific is proud to be an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.


Boston Scientific maintains a drug-free workplace. Pursuant to Va. Code § 2.2-4312 (2000), Boston Scientific is providing notification that the unlawful manufacture, sale, distribution, dispensation, possession, or use of a controlled substance or marijuana is prohibited in the workplace and that violations will result in disciplinary action up to and including termination.


Please be advised that certain US based positions, including without limitation field sales and service positions that call on hospitals and/or health care centers, require acceptable proof of COVID-19 vaccination status.  Candidates will be notified during the interview and selection process if the role(s) for which they have applied require proof of vaccination as a condition of employment.  Boston Scientific continues to evaluate its policies and protocols regarding the COVID-19 vaccine and will comply with all applicable state and federal law and healthcare credentialing requirements.   As employees of the Company, you will be expected to meet the ongoing requirements for your roles, including any new requirements, should the Company’s policies or protocols change with regard to COVID-19 vaccination.

Nearest Major Market: Minneapolis

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