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Medtronic Mechanical Technician V in Littleton, Massachusetts

Mechanical Technician V


Littleton, Massachusetts, United States

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Post Date:

Nov 24, 2021

Careers That Change Lives

As a Technician V, you willdevelopworld class medical products for image guided surgery, including the Oarm. You willparticipatein the design, development and testing with an emphasis on mechanical product development.

Our journey to take healthcare Further, Together, begins with the collective efforts of our employees around the world.It isthose efforts that are reflected in Tenet 5 of our Mission, and rewarded through a complete package of benefits, pay, and resources designed to support you at every career and life stage.

A Day in the Life

Responsibilities may include the following and other duties may be assigned.

  • Familiar withmechanicaland MotionAssembly of large capital equipment systems in a development environment.

  • Familiarity withassembly of a variety of drive systems including Rotary Linear Bearings,Ball screws, drive chain,drive belts, gear reducers,servo,and stepper motors

  • Work with development team to design, build, test andvalidateperformance of prototype systems.

  • Familiar with mechanical inspection techniques and tools

  • Familiar with geometric dimensioning, tolerancing, able to read mechanical drawings

  • Experience writing assembly work instructions.

  • Amenable to learning system level User Interface and running tests of capital equipment systems

  • Operates machines to build prototypes for product development

  • Perform failure analysis on customer, test and production components and sub-assemblies todetermineroot cause of failure.

  • Can support testing through writing and executing tests. Experience with formalVV(Verification and Validation)activities.

  • Coordinate analysis and completion for requested ECOs

  • Generate BOMs, qualification reports, andassistin creating FMEAs

  • Completes tasks orobjectiveswith some direction orassistancefrom experienced engineers/technicians

  • Basic understanding of optimization for production,reliability,and cost.

  • Monitor and communicate development status with stake holders

  • Evaluate cost effective designs inselectionof materials, assembly and manufacturing methods, conducting theappropriateinvestigationtorecommend alternative solutions.

  • Support design goals within the mechanical engineering project team. Design goals may include cost, size, weight, durability, manufacturability, andserviceability,among others.

  • Computer literate and skilled with Microsoft Outlook,Word,and Excel.

  • All activities must be performed in compliance with the Quality System

Must Have: Minimum Requirements

  • High school diploma or equivalentand minimum of 15 years of experience of relevantexperience

  • Nice to Have

  • Associatedegree in Mechanical Engineering

  • 10+ years of experience in industry product development

  • Working knowledge of Mechanical Technical Principles,theories,and concepts

  • Experience with design and use of X-Ray products.

  • Knowledge and interest inCNCmachining for rapid prototyping.

  • Knowledge in manufacturing and machining processes as they apply to the design process.

  • Knowledge of experimentation methods and statistical techniques.

  • Familiarity withSolid works

  • Familiarity with building cables, soldering, repairing PCBAs

  • Familiarity withLabVIEW

About Medtronic

Together, we can change healthcare worldwide. At Medtronic, we push the limits of what technology, therapies and services can do to help alleviate pain, restore health and extend life. We challenge ourselves and each other to make tomorrow better than yesterday. It is what makes this an exciting and rewarding place to be.

We want to accelerate and advance our ability to create meaningful innovations - but we will only succeed with the right people on our team. Lets work together to address universal healthcare needs and improve patients lives. Help us shape the future.

Physical Job Requirements

The physical demands described within the Responsibilities section of this job description are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. For Office Roles: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to be independently mobile. The employee is also required to interact with a computer, and communicate with peers and co-workers. Contact your manager or local HR to understand the Work Conditions and Physical requirements that may be specific to each role. (ADA-United States of America)

Travel requirement:Less than 10%

It is the policy of Medtronic to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, Medtronic will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.