SUMMARY OF DUTIES
Performs non-routine quality technical assignments of substantial variety and complexity, under general supervision and guidelines.
"Must be vaccinated against COVID-19, unless otherwise prohibited by applicable law. You must have received your first dose of COVID-19 vaccination by your first day of employment, and for two-dose COVID-19 vaccines, you must receive your second dose within thirty days of your first day of employment. Merit will consider exemption requests in accordance with federal, state, and local laws." ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS PERFORMED Generates Engineering Change Notifications (ECNs) to update Quality System documentation such as: procedures, drawings, BOM/routers, workmanship standards, test methods, and/or inspection criteria. Initiates internal/external nonconformances and responsible for assuring all phases are complete. Evaluates internal/external nonconforming products in determining appropriate root cause, disposition, and corrective action. Ensures containment (identification, segregation, and reconciliation) of the nonconforming products has been performed to prevent unintended use. May include performing inventory management transactions. Ensures external NC returns are appropriately handled, decontaminates (as needed), and segregated to expedite the investigation. Evaluates product placed in Quarantine/on hold to assure that it’s dispositioned in a timely manner. Performs dimensional audit/inspections on complex test equipment of various degrees of difficulty to verify a product meets specifications. Audits and inspects the production process and product to confirm that Device History Records are completed according to Device Master Record/QSR/GMP regulations. May include final review and close-out of DHR. Assists in product and process testing, the collection of data, and the generation of reports. Perform trending analysis and facilitate the identification and correction of failure modes and process/product improvements. Identifies training needs, develops training plans, and performs training of technicians, Quality auditors, or Production employees. Assist Quality Engineering with the identification and control of risks. Evaluates the manufacturing work environment to ensure it is adequately environmentally controlled and monitored, with sufficient personnel and safety production controls. Collect and submit information for material characterization testing such as MEM/IR. Research customer inquiries into Merit’s compliance to applicable standards. Generate custom customer responses. May assist with the supervision of technicians to include assigning work, ensuring proper completion of assignments and processes, and assisting with performance appraisals. May participate in design and development activities. Performs other related duties and tasks as required. SUMMARY OF MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS
- Education equivalent to a High School Diploma with seven years of previous work-related experience.
- Excellent analytical skills and the ability to solve moderately complex technical problems.
- Excellent organizational and interpersonal skills.
- Demonstrated computer skills preferably spreadsheets, word processing, database, and other applicable software programs.
- Ability to work well as a team member.
- NC generation/distribution/closure
- ECN generation/review/approval
- Computer skills
- Problem solving
- Training skills
Merit Medical Systems, Inc., an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V, is a dynamic, progressive, and innovative company with a strong global presence. Our culture is highly energetic, family-friendly, values its employees, and promotes them as a standard business practice. To see what it is like to work at Merit take a look at our new recruiting video on YouTube at www.youtube.com/meritmedical to see the video titled "Great people, Great products, Great Company". Merit currently has the above opening located in South Jordan, Utah. Excellent compensation and benefits packages will be offered to the right candidate.
COMPANY HISTORY Merit Medical Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ, MMSI) was founded in 1987 by Fred P. Lampropoulos. Merit develops, manufactures and markets single-use medical devices primarily for diagnosing and treating cardiovascular and vascular disease. Merit has been successful in introducing and marketing innovative, high-quality products through its expertise in new product design and its capabilities in injection and insert molding of plastics; the application of its proprietary electronic and sensor-based technologies; and wire, extrusion and catheter technologies. Merit also develops and markets embolotherapeutic products for the treatment of uterine fibroids, hypervascularized tumors, and arteriovenous malformations. Embolotherapy procedures are primarily performed by interventional radiologists and use bioengineered microspheres to create targeted vascular occlusion and drug delivery. The Company is utilizing its competitive advantages and technologies to develop and offer products that address a wide range of needs related to cardiology and radiology procedures performed in hospitals. Sales are made primarily to U.S. hospitals through a direct sales force. The Company markets its products in over 60 countries worldwide, utilizing a direct sales force in Europe, and distributors for the remainder of the world.
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Location/Region: Draper, UT (84020)