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Manufacturing Technician II - 3rd 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.

 

Hours: 9:30PM to 5:30 AM Sunday to Thursday

 

About this role:
Responsible for performing functions associated with all manufacturing operations in daily support of products, processes, materials, and equipment in order to achieve production goals (i.e., quality, delivery, cost, productivity, and safety). With general supervisory direction, work with engineers in set-up and calibration tasks, as well as performing rework and quality testing related to the production of parts, components, subassemblies, and final assemblies.  Determines and may assist in developing methods and procedures to control or modify the manufacturing process.  Works with engineers in conducting experiments.


 
Your responsibilities will include:

  • Observes and complies with all safety rules and regulations.  This includes QSR and ISO Standards.
  • Participates in the Material Review Board (MRB) decision process.
  • Identifies and implements corrective actions for manufacturing related issues.
  • Identify and troubleshoot process, material or equipment problems to minimize down time
  • Performs equipment setup and corrective, preventive and calibration maintenance as necessary.
  • Revise existing documents, processes, and/or methods to correct or improve processes/product
  • Work with vendors/suppliers to procure and install tooling, fixtures, and/or equipment
  • Installs and validates equipment and processes in the production area to improve yield and/or reduce cycle time following the established validation procedure.
  • Evaluate operating data to conduct on-line adjustments to products, instruments, or equipment.  May develop or revise documents and procedures.
  • Certifies manufacturing associates in the production processes.
  • Evaluates and orders necessary equipment, tools and fixtures.
  • Responsible for quality and adheres to manufacturing process requirements, the Boston Scientific Corporation Quality Policy and the Strategic Quality Process (SQP).  Proactively communicates quality issues and concerns.
  • Understands and applies a solid understanding of Lean Manufacturing and related principles.
  • Assist in Value Improvement (VIP) and Employee Involvement Team (EIT) projects, implementing new equipment or processes or improving existing ones for cost savings
  • Collect data and perform statistical analysis for process characterization, Cpk, and scrap reduction goals.
  • Work with Process Development to bring new products into production
  • Work with departmental customers to improve material quality and delivery
  • Train and provide technical support or direction to product builders and other technicians
  • Understands and applies flex strategy, rotates as necessary and works well with all group members, both within the team and cross-functionally.
  • Actively participates in Shared Responsibility and continuous improvement teams.
  • Understands, follows and promotes all BSC and site-specific policies and procedures.
  • Proficient in the interpretation of quality specifications via SPC; Produce material within tight tolerances and is proficient with the use of various measurement equipment.
  • Takes ownership and accountability to drive metrics by actively participating in Focused Factory cross-functional teams.
  • Responsible for attending and passing all core required BSC and site-specific training (i.e. QS Basics, RTK, Lean Training)
  • Mandatory Weekend OT is required on a rotation recurring basis. Current OT requirement is minimum once (Saturday and Sunday) every 4 week.

 
Required qualifications

  • 1 year of Experience with Associates Degree or equivalent combination of education/work experience in related discipline
  • Strong mechanical and troubleshooting skills
  • Self-motivated to seek out opportunities to improve business performance
  • Communicates well with peers about issues/problems that arise
     

Preferred qualifications:

  • Previous Medical Device Experience 

 

Requisition ID: 549665

 

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.


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