There is not much stress in the company. However, when the machines are down production cease and they will let you go home.
It doesn't matter because they will never allow you to take it. If you want to, you're allowed to forfeit those day and get paid, but they don't ever want you to take time off.
1. Knowledge about Injection Molding process, materials, and production environment.
2. Knowledge about Design Control and specific experience with medical devices.
3. Root cause analysis.
4. Verification and Validation.
5. Ability to work weekends.
From the first email reply from the Danaher recruiter requesting an initial phone interview, to my first day on the job at Cepheid, the process took 53 working days. (When excluding my two weeks notice of 10 working days, the process actually took 43 working days or 8 weeks and 3 working days.)