Danaher Company Description
Beckman Coulter develops, manufactures and markets products that simplify, automate and innovate complex biomedical testing. Our diagnostic systems are found in hospitals and other critical care settings around the world and produce information used by physicians to diagnose disease, make treatment decisions and monitor patients. Scientists use our life science research instruments to study complex biological problems including causes of disease and potential new therapies or drugs. Hospital laboratories are our core clinical diagnostic customers. Our life science customers include pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies, universities, medical schools and research institutions. More than 275,000 Beckman Coulter systems operate in both diagnostics and life sciences laboratories on six continents. For more than 75 years, our products have been making a difference in people’s lives by improving the productivity of medical professionals and scientists, supplying critical information for improving patient health and reducing the cost of care.
The Quality Control Technician inspects and reports on manufacturing quality. The incumbent will perform the inspection of incoming materials, mechanical, electrical components, and work-in-process materials using complex inspection gauging such as caliper, micrometer, and height gauge and may use coordinate measuring machines. Must have the ability to read / interpret engineering drawings. Must have an understanding of basic Geometric Dimensioning & Tolerancing systems. Requires performing first article inspections on a wide variety of parts and may involve castings, and molds. Initiates rejection reports for non-conforming materials and ensure proper completion of required documentation in accordance with departmental, GMP, and ISO requirements. Requires interface with Technical Operations, Quality Assurance, Production, Procurement, Development personnel and may include suppliers solving quality issues, troubleshooting parts, and recommending courses of action.
QUALIFICATIONS: High school diploma or equivalent. Must have experience as a QC inspector. Must have strong working knowledge of various inspection requirements and measurement techniques. Must be able to obtain measurements with inspection gauging tools such as caliper, height gauge and micrometer. Must have strong verbal and written communication skills and be capable of producing detailed and comprehensive inspection documentation and reports. Must have proficiency using Microsoft Word and Excel. ASQ Quality Certification and familiarity with operating Coordinate Measuring Machine (CMM) and Vision Inspection Systems is a plus.
Danaher Corporation Overview
Danaher is a Fortune 200, NYSE-listed, science and technology leader that designs, manufactures, and markets innovative products and services to professional, medical, industrial, and commercial customers. Our portfolio of premier brands is among the most highly recognized in each of the markets we serve. Our 59,000 associates around the world serve customers in more than 125 countries. In 2011, we generated $16.1 billion of revenue from five reporting segments:
Test & Measurement
Life Sciences & Diagnostics
North America-United States-FL-Miami
Beckman Coulter, Inc., the largest operating company of the Danaher family, is a manufacturer and marketer of biomedical testing instrument...