Spares/Options/Instrument Final Test - Contract

Instrument Final Test Technician is experienced working with complex instrumentation.

  • Work within an ISO 13485 environment.
  • Set up, configure, and test hardware and software products.
  • Interface with mass spectrometers via specialized software, and firmware.
  • Follow strict protocols for testing and packaging of spares assemblies.
  • Coordinate directly with shipper/receiver function for emergency shipments.
  • Coordinate with Planner and adhere to shipping deadlines for spares/options.
  • Ability to work with various departments, supporting other functions, including Planning/Service/Quality/Assembly and others.
  • Perform simple chemistry dilutions with care and accuracy.
  • Calibrate highly complex equipment and see that test records are properly maintained.
  • Perform troubleshooting and repair of Mass Spectrometry equipment, including mechanical, electronic, and pneumatic components.
  • Operate electrical and optical test equipment, including meters, scopes, and computer controlled testing.
  • Troubleshoot, diagnose and repair test failures and recommend root cause corrective action.
  • Change parts as necessary with precision and great care.
  • Disassemble/Reassemble parts as necessary, using a variety of hand tools.
  • Provide direction and training to other Manufacturing technicians.
  • Safely use compressed gases.
  • Functional testing and analysis of newly developed products to ensure operation and reliability.
  • Be willing to learn new technologies and procedures to remain current with industry standards and new products.
  • Support/follow company Health & Safety working procedures and policies.
  • Maintaining of the Production workstation equipment.
  • Daily 5S

Other ad hoc tasks as required.

Job Requirements :

Bachelor's degree (or equivalent) in a Scientific Field including Chemistry, or Instrumentation. Previous experience working with triple quadrupole mass spectrometers is preferred.

Minimum 3 years' experience in testing and calibration of complex instrumentation.

  • Prior experience in a GMP manufacturing environment is preferred.
  • General understanding of machinery and mechanics is advantageous.
  • Lean manufacturing experience
  • General PC skills and experience with MS Office (Word/Excel)
  • Knowledge of SAP (or similar)
  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills; requires interaction with managers, supervisors, engineers, and other hourly associates in a fast pace environment.
  • Ability to set-up and use basic hand tools and test fixtures.
  • Ability to assemble and align precision parts, requiring good manual dexterity.
  • Familiar with set up and operation of digital meters and oscilloscopes.
  • Understanding and ability to read and interpret Engineering drawings, schematics and technical documentation (mechanical, electrical and gas flow).

Attention to detail, strong work ethic, and integrity are required as the tested instruments will be used for diagnostic purposes.

PerkinElmer is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability status, age, or veteran status or any other characteristics protected by applicable law. PerkinElmer is committed to a culturally diverse workforce.

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