Bard Peripheral Vascular is located Tempe, AZ – where a tradition of vascular innovation spans decades of focusing on improving the quality of patients’ lives.
From C. R. Bard’s first arterial prosthesis developed in 1954, Bard and the division of Bard Peripheral Vascular have demonstrated commitment to innovative medical technology by introducing surgical and interventional devices for peripheral vascular patency, while providing exceptional service and support to surgeons, interventionalists and radiologists.
Summary of Position with General Responsibilities:
This position assists with engineering activities and performs tasks associated with those activities.
Essential Job Functions:
Generate formal test protocols and reports.
Executes test protocols and procedures. Sets up and operates test equipment and records measurements.
Maintains accurate data and assists with analysis.
Provides process/test method training to manufacturing/QC personnel and other technicians.
Develops and maintains a working knowledge of BPV policies and procedures, ISO and FDA requirements.
Generates, expedites and tracks Development Builds.
Assists in conceptual input to the design of fixtures, tooling and equipment, as well as assists with recommendation, specification and procurement of capital equipment.
Responsible for assisting in the development, implementation and continuous improvement of processes and equipment to produce products that meet customer requirements that are cost effective.
Responsible for assisting in system assurance including documentation, testing and inspection, product and process development, and non-conforming product investigations. Will assist in the support of Manufacturing, New Product Development and Regulatory to ensure systems are in compliance with all internal and external guidelines.
Responsible for assisting in concept generation, design, development and evaluation of new products, materials and technologies.
1. Proficiency in personal computers required.
2. Ability to enter data in Minitab and/or Microsoft Project and/or
3. Ability to read and understand CAD drawings (e.g. Solidworks).
4. Interpret and understand geometric tolerancy.
5. Ability to analyze and evaluate data and recommend actions.
6. Ability to write technical reports/protocols.
7. Ability to coordinate test protocols.
8. Ability to design (fixture, equipment and testing).
9. Ability to train lower level technicians and floor operators.
10. Ability to work with little supervision.
Education and/or Experience:
Associates degree in science, math or engineering with five years related experience, or a minimum of eight years related experience.
Must read, write and understand English. Must be detailed in handling information/data. Must have a High school diploma and four years of related experience .
Must be able to exert up to 20 lbs. of force. The position also requires reaching, handling, keying, sitting, standing, and walking.
C. R. Bard is no upstart in the world of medical devices. The company has been in the business for more than a century and introduced the...