Zoll Medical Corporation Sr. Quality Assurance Technician in Chelmsford, Massachusetts

Sr. Quality Assurance Technician

Tracking Code

1716-547

Job Description

ZOLL Medical is a growing, innovation-driven company on the forefront of delivering medical devices to save lives, and software solutions to improve efficiency. With customers in more than 140 countries, we continue to expand our reach, as well as our product offerings. Hospitals, emergency medical services (EMS), and others trust us to provide high-quality products and exceptional customer service. ZOLL products are used every day across the globe to save the lives of people who suffer sudden cardiac arrest. From Real CPR Help® technology—an industry first—to the world’s only wearable defibrillator, our capabilities and features set us apart. But none of this would be possible without the motivation and dedication of ZOLL employees, and we’re invested in their success.

We offer competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package. Join our team. It’s a great time to be a part of ZOLL!

Job Summary:

This individual will support procedural requirements of ZOLL’s complaint handling, customer turn-around and event reporting systems. Perform internal and external audits as part of the corrective and preventive action system. Supports quality improvement, corrective and prevention action program. Provide support to investigations that lead to quality improvements. Works with latitude and independence. Reports to Supervisor and / or Quality Assurance Manager.

Essential Functions:

  • Functionality test, evaluate, and trouble shoot devices, subassemblies, and FRU’s (field replacement units)

  • Review product investigation for completeness and to establish root cause as required (system level and / or component level)

  • Communicate with customers and suppliers

  • Document investigations as appropriate

  • Perform root cause analysis of product, including:

  • Leading investigation to establish root cause

  • Coordinating failure analysis of non-conforming / defective material with vendors and outside laboratories

  • Propose and implement corrective action on an as needed basis

  • Perform internal and external audits as part of the corrective and preventive action system

  • Provide guidance & direction to QA Investigators, Level I and / or Level II

Required Skills

  • Knowledge of commonly used concepts, practices and procedures related to electronics technology

  • Basic computer skills in a MS Word environment. Competent with MS Office, including Excel, Access and Word

  • Knowledge of FDA QSR required

  • Knowledge of USA and including international regulatory Medical Device Reporting preferred

  • Must be able to communicate verbally and in writing and work effectively within a multi-disciplined organization

  • Experience with soldering, ESD handling and electro-mechanical assembly methods

  • Experience using mechanical and electrical test equipment

Education:

  • Requires 2 year degree or equivalent work experience and 6+ years related experience

Location:

  • Chelmsford, MA

Other Duties:

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties, or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities, and activities will be reviewed periodically as duties and responsibilities change with business necessity. Essential and marginal job functions are subject to modification.

EOE/Minorities/Women/Vets/Disabled

Job Location

Chelmsford, Massachusetts, United States

Position Type

Full-Time/Regular