This position designs, develops and implements new products, processes, test methods and equipment and is based in Covington, GA.
Summary of Position with General Responsibilities:
•Assists in specifying performance criteria against which a candidate product design must be challenged.
•Presents prototypes/proposed products in marketplace and draw conclusions relative to user attitudes/acceptance of the device/system.
•Assists in ensuring the QSR compliance of design control process in product development.
•Knowledge or ability to learn DOE’s, process validations, and other QSR requirements.
•Documents the new product development process; e.g., create specifications, define testing protocols, prepare comprehensive performance reports, and comply with QSR requirements.
•Performs patent searches, read patents, and comprehend patents.
•Brainstorms new inventions or solutions to current problems.
•Detail oriented and ability to organize large amounts of work and data. This includes the need for good documentation practices.
•Strong interpersonal skills required in the areas of verbal and written communications, customer focus, telephone manner, time management, professionalism, coaching, influencing, and team building.
•Proficient in the use of a personal computer with intermediate level of keyboarding skills and proficiency in Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Power Point, Microsoft Project, Microsoft Access.
•Strong listening and assessment skills.
•Strong questioning & problem-solving skills.
Education and/or Experience:
- BS degree in a technical field such as biomedical engineering, polymer science, chemistry, chemical engineering, mechanical engineering or other engineering field is required.
- Knowledge and training of project management, QSR, process development and/or design control processes is a plus.
- 1-3 years of experience in consumer/medical product and process development.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit, walk, talk or hear. The employee will sometimes be required to move around in manufacturing facility or meet with medical professionals in hospital environment. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and color vision.
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