Careers with Cirtec – Medical Device Design, Manufacturing, and Finished Device Assembly

We actively seek creative candidates in the fields of sales, program management, mechanical engineering, quality engineering, electronics and software engineering, process engineering, and manufacturing engineering, including technicians, assemblers and supervisors. Our employees have the satisfaction of knowing that the work they do is helping patients live better, longer lives, and they take pride in the work they perform for one of the industry’s top medical device companies. Here at Cirtec, every employee is highly valued and crucial to our success. We place a high value on performance excellence, career development, safety, rewards and communication. Cirtec has rewarding opportunities where you can make a difference. To view all current positions and apply online, visit the Cirtec Career Center:

If you value teamwork, client focus, accountability and innovative thinking, Cirtec is the place for you! We want to be your career choice in the Medical Device Industry. Cirtec is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate based on race, gender, ethnicity or sexual orientation.

Opportunities in Brooklyn Park, MN

Machinist II

Responsibilities:

  • Must meet all of Level l Operator criteria
  • Maintain a no reject quality level.
  • Effectively resolve all problems that arise or seek assistance in a timely manner
  • Interacts effectively with engineering and quality individuals to solve problems.
  • Extensive knowledge of all phases of machining and equipment.
  • Demonstrates good decision making and problem solving.
  • Continually train co-workers to encourage individual growth within company
  • Ability to set up and run all jobs within the department.
  • Promote good morale and productivity.
  • Ability to increase production and streamline set-ups for optimum efficiencies and quality.
  • Ability to trouble shoot quality problems by effectively utilizing process control and corrective actions.
  • Maintain a very high level of cleanliness and organization.

An individual in this position must be able to successfully perform the essential duties and responsibilities listed above. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this position

Requirements:

  • On-going job training

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to sit, talk and/or hear, and/or use hands to finger, handle, or touch objects, tools, or controls. The employee is occasionally required to stand, and/or walk. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 10 pounds while moving files or small packages. The mental and physical requirements described here are representative of those that must be met by an individual to successfully perform the essential functions of this position.

Protective Clothing Required: PPE

WORKING ENVIRONMENT

Work is performed in a manufacturing environment. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate. The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an individual encounters while performing the essential functions of this position.

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Class A Laser Technician

Summary:

This position is responsible for the safe and functional operation of laser cutting and welding equipment. Will be responsible for developing manual or CAD programs required to cut or weld components. Will assist in the development of tooling and fixtures required. To be self-motivated. Help lead the team in a manner to maximize production, Quality, and day-to-day functions.

Responsibilities:

  • Provide process training to production operators
  • Perform characterizations, IQ’s, OQ’s, PQ’s, and validations
  • Provide Laser samples when appropriate to support sales effort
  • Provide assistance to Engineering to develop laser quotations and manufacturing procedures
  • Develop CNC programming using a CAM software to efficiently meet print requirements
  • Assist Engineering in designing tooling for production
  • Interface with Quality to develop inspection procedures to verify acceptability of components
  • Maintain and promote laser and team safety
  • Evaluate and recommend alternative manufacturing methods
  • Maintain and encourage other to maintain a clean and orderly work area
  • Research and recommend capital equipment for the yearly budget
  • Ensure laser maintenance program is 100% up to date
  • Provides leadership to the team and interrelates well with all areas of the company
  • Effectively resolves all problems that arise or seek assistance in a timely manner
  • Assists the Team Manager in developing highly skilled individuals to be high quality efficient operators
  • Performs duties in a manner to promote good department morale with the team
  • Trains team members and new employee on machines and department procedures
  • Maintains schedules of machines to best meet customer requirements based on meeting daily production schedule as supplied by M2M and Production Control
  • Demonstrates responsibility for department efficiency, quality, pre-production planning, process control, corrective actions, cleanliness and safety
  • Ensures that job BOM’s are accurate and tooling is ordered on timely manner

Requirements:

  • Recent pulsed laser cutting experience
  • Experience with high tolerance cutting, welding and drilling of metals
  • Set up of laser parameters Experience or a desire to learn CAD/CAM software

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Assembler II

Summary:

To perform assembly operations according to written procedures in the clean room environment meeting all quality standards. Be familiar with and follow operating requirements including GMPs (Good Manufacturing Practices) and specific customer defined requirements.

Responsibilities:

  • Perform assembly operations per written procedures meeting both quality and productivity requirements
  • Follow verbal and written instructions of Trainers, Supervisors and Engineers
  • Active participation in improving quality and processes
  • Demonstrate the ability to read blueprints, use microscope and inspect all print requirements of components affected
  • Communicate effectively when problems arise or efficiencies can’t be met by yourself or other team members
  • Understand and promote good manufacturing practices (GMPs) including all clean room related requirements
  • Interact effectively with engineering and quality to solve problems
  • Show self-motivation to optimize job performance on a continual basis
  • Demonstrate concern for equipment by proper use of it
  • Maintain a clean and orderly work area
  • Ability to diagnose and solve problems with jobs in a timely manner
  • Have good attendance record
  • Ability to identify scrap and provide suggestion on how to increase yields
  • Ability to be a back-up trainer when necessary
  • Ability to understand production schedule and be able start the next production job
  • Ability to help maintain training records and Cirtec Medical procedures
  • Ability to maintain accurate written, spoken and math skills on the production floor with employees and travelers
  • Ability to trouble shoot when necessary in a timely manner or seek assistants from trainer, supervisor or engineering
  • Actively promotes a safe environment in the clean room
  • Looks for ways to continuously improve all aspects of the clean room

Requirements:

  • Two years minimum of microscope experience
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to interpret written and verbal work instructions

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Sterilization Engineer

Summary:

This position is responsible for technical execution of activities associated with projects in the global sterilization network to improve operational efficiency, ensure predictable product flow, and enable lowest total cost of ownership.

Responsibilities:

  • Lead development review and approval of sterilization validations and product adoptions.
  • Provide technical support for in-house ethylene oxide and moist heat sterilization, maintaining flow of development and commercial products.
  • Develop and optimize sterilization cycles with the intent of improving cycle times, reducing lead times, and sterilization of new products.
  • Oversee routine bioburden and environmental monitoring programs.
  • Develop Standard Operating Procedures, Manufacturing Work Instructions, Test Methods and provide on-site training to applicable technical staff.
  • Establish preventive maintenance program for sterilization, requalification, product loading, and material handling.
  • Develop and maintain knowledge of applicable industry standards for sterilization.
  • Assure compliance with Federal, State and local safety/environmental regulations.  Assist in environmental testing and reporting.
  • Other duties, and responsibilities as assigned.

Requirements:

  • BS in Engineering; Chemical, Mechanical, Biomedical or equivalent.
  • 3+ years in medical device sterility assurance, sterilization operations or testing environment.
  • In depth knowledge of industrial sterilization modalities (i.e. Ethylene Oxide and Moist Heat sterilization).
  • Expert knowledge of GMP compliance (FDA, BS/EN, ANVISA, etc.)
  • Knowledge of manufacturing and assembly processes.
  • Strong leadership skills.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Verbal and written fluency in English.

Technical:

  • Previous experience with Class II Single-Use and Class III Medical devices preferred.
  • Strong computer skills, including the MS Office suite and MS Project.
  • Must be able to fully interpret technical drawings, blueprints, specifications, illustrations, and written documents.
  • Experience associated with continuous improvement activities, including participations and/or facilitating Kaizen events using lean manufacturing principles.
  • The ability to understand a range of engineering functions and procedures.
  • A practical and logical approach to problem solving using lean six sigma concepts.
  • Interpersonal, presentation and communication skills.
  • Team working and people management skills.
  • The capacity to work well under pressure and take on new challenges.
  • Organizational and time and project management skills and the ability to work to tight deadlines and finite deliverables.
  • An awareness of health and safety issues associated to sterilization manufacturing environments.
  • Willingness and capability to travel, as required (estimated <5%).

Training:

  • In –house on the job training as required to meet job requirements.
  • Keep up with current industry technologies by attending training courses and conferences.

Performance:

  • Decision Making and Problem Solving: Must be able to make clear and accurate decisions.
  • Analytical Problem Solving: Must be able to use a systematic approach to solving problems.
  • Interaction: Must be able to communicate well verbally and in writing and work well in a team environment.
  • Versatility: Able to respond to changing priorities with minimum disruption. Ability to meet deadlines and manage projects across many departments. Ability to handle multiple projects and customers at any given time.
  • Initiative: Must be able to function with minimum supervision.
  • Leadership: Must be able to lead discussions, teams and meetings with customers and staff related to job role

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Sr. Process Engineer

Summary:

Defines, develops, designs, and validates manufacturing processes, also performs modification of existing processes for medical device assemblies and components. Works within the engineering department suggesting areas for improvements positively impacting product quality, cost and delivery.

Responsibilities:

  • Creates and improves processes pertaining to:
    • Feasibility Builds, Manufacturing, and Inspection
    • Planning and executing process characterization activities, through tools i.e. design experiments
    • Equipment selection
    • Process development and documentation
    • Component validation and verification samples and testing
    • Develops and executes IQ, OQ and PQ protocols and reports
    • Operator training
    • Process Failure Mode Effects Analysis
    • Clinical Builds
    • Process Validation
    • Assembly and Component Process flow layouts
  • Involved with manufacturing and product design teams to:
    • Facilitate and create processes
    • Implement systems to produce a quality and cost effective product
    • Improve Labor cycle times
  • Improve existing processes for boosting productivity, quality and cost
  • Assist with the preparation of proposals and quotes for customers
  • Creates process risk assessments
  • Assesses safety requirements ensuring they are part of the process for the builder, user and customer
  • Prepares Engineering Change Orders for processes, components, and Bill of materials
  • Performs and advises Corrective and Preventive Action tasks
  • Other duties as assigned

Requirements:

  • FDA cGMP principles and practices
  • Must have 3 or more years’ experience of medical device process or manufacturing engineering
  • 2 years’ experience with bonding techniques. I.E. – Adhesives, Chemical, Laser, Resistance welding
  • Familiarity with biocompatible materials
  • Exposure to Pro-E / CREO and or SolidWorks preferred
  • Strong computer skills associated with Microsoft software
  • Demonstrated ability to interpret technical drawing, blueprints, specification and illustrations
  • Possess a keen attention to detail
  • Must be able to read, write and speak fluent English
  • Excellent reading, writing, communication, and organizational skills
  • Demonstrated ability for systematic problem solving, DMAIC
  • Maintains performance with changing priorities under minimal supervision
  • Must maintain high ethical standards
  • Must be able to make clear and accurate decisions
  • Ability to learn and apply new technology
  • Must have a BS degree in relevant engineering discipline with a minimum 3 years of related engineering experience
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Cleanroom Inspector- Level I

Summary:

The Cleanroom Quality Inspector- Level I ensures that all Cirtec Medical products meet requirements for both visual and mechanical inspections as required based on print and inspection plans.

Responsibilities:

  • Must demonstrate ability to perform visual inspections with microscopes at specified magnification and with a Visual Measuring System
  • Must demonstrate ability to perform mechanical inspections using drop indicators, calipers, micrometers, profilometers, multimeters, pin gages, thread gages and thread rings
  • Ability to decipher blueprints and inspection plans to fully understand customer quality requirements
  • Attain knowledge of all Cirtec Medical procedures, work instruction and forms related to your job process
  • Maintain a clean and orderly work area on a consistent basis
  • Communicate the quality status of all styles to the Inspection Lead
  • Read and follow Cirtec Medical handbook and maintain an attendance and tardiness record within the set limits of company policy
  • Other tasks as assigned

Requirements:

  • Self-starter, ability to handle multiple priorities, and detail oriented
  • A solid understanding of blueprint reading, geometric dimensioning and tolerances, statistical process control, visual inspection tools, and mechanical measuring tools
  • Excellent written and verbal communication
  • BS/BA/BE, AA, or applicable experience

Employee Conduct:

It is the responsibility of every employee to contribute to a positive work environment through cooperative and professional interactions with co-workers, customers and vendors. Also, it is every employee’s responsibility to contribute in enhancing the Cirtec Medical Quality culture.

Education Required to Advance:

  • Basic Measuring Tools
  • Visual Measuring System
  • Blueprint Reading
  • Geometric Dimensioning & Tolerancing
  • Quality Assurance
  • Quality Management System
  • Basic Shop Math
  • Basic Shop Equipment

ISO Procedures to be Trained on:

  • ISO System Overview

This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by the employee in this position. Employee will be required to follow other job-related instructions and to perform other job-related duties requested by any person authorized to give instructions or assignments.

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Opportunities in Chandler, AZ

IC Design Engineer

Job Duties:

Perform duties in Analog circuit design w/skills in CMOS, IDACs, Oscillators, PORs, biphasic pulse generators, bandgaps circuits, debugging silicon, Spectre, ADE XL, & Monte-Carlo Simulations.

Requirements:

MS in Electrical Engineering required.

Mail applications to:

Cirtec Medical Corporation
60 N McClintock Dr., #1
Chandler, AZ  85226

Or email to: James.McDonald@cirtecmed.com

Opportunities in Enfield, CT

Quality Control Inspector Level 2

Summary:

This position is primarily responsible for performing receiving, first piece, in-process and final inspection or test on a wide variety of parts and document results. Indicate inspection status, maintain product traceability and non-conforming material control. Participate in internal audits, statistical process control and assist control of process documentation, records and equipment calibration

Responsibilities:

  • Inspect, measure and/or test incoming parts, production first piece, in-process and final product, record results and notify appropriate personnel.
  • Indicate inspection status of parts with assigned labels and stamps.
  • Maintain product identification and traceability.
  • Control non-conforming product in accordance with documented procedures and verify timely corrective and preventative action.
  • Protect product during handling and storage in the performance of work.
  • Monitor factory environmental conditions, record data and alert adverse conditions.
  • Assist with distribution and control of process documentation and quality records.
  • Assist with control of measuring and test equipment calibration.
  • Participate in internal quality audits to verify compliance with documented procedures and specifications, record results and verify audit corrective action.
  • Assist with statistical methods of verifying and controlling process capability.
  • Provide input when required to quality planning for specific projects and products.
  • Provide leadership to production personnel on quality issues.
  • Comply with and reinforce the requirements of the Cirtec Quality System Manual and Standard Operating Procedures, ISO 9002, FDA Quality System Regulations and other customer standards.
  • Follow Occupational Safety and Health regulations, including laser safety practices.
  • Other agreed duties within the Quality Department consistent with training, qualification and experience. •Provide Quality Support for the disposition of discrepant material.
  • Provide leadership to production personnel in relation to quality.
  • Provide Quality Control support to Manufacturing & Engineering.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications:

  • Be able to read, write and speak fluent English.
  • High school diploma.
  • 3-5 years’ minimum experience in manufacturing, preferably medical devices, with increasing responsibility or a minimum of 5 years’ experience in a manufacturing environment.
  • Certificate/s of training related to this field of work (medical or quality assurance.
  • 3 years’ experience as a Quality Control Inspector.
  • Proven experience in inspection and documenting results.
  • Able to demonstrate competence in interpreting technical drawings & specifications •Proficient in the use of microscopes, measuring and test equipment.
  • Able to check dimensions, squareness, hole locations, surface relationships, finish material defects and mechanical strength of product following appropriate training.
  • Have experience in the use of PC’s and Microsoft Office software applications.

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Quality Control Inspector-2nd shift

Summary:

This position is primarily responsible for performing receiving, first piece, in-process and final inspection or test on a wide variety of parts and document results. Indicate inspection status, maintain product traceability and non-conforming material control. Participate in internal audits, statistical process control and assist control of process documentation, records and equipment calibration.

Responsibilities:

  • Inspect, measure and/or test incoming parts, production first piece, in-process and final product, record results and notify appropriate personnel.
  • Indicate inspection status of parts with assigned labels and stamps.
  • Maintain product identification and traceability.
  • Control non-conforming product in accordance with documented procedures and verify timely corrective and preventative action.
  • Protect product during handling and storage in the performance of work.
  • Monitor factory environmental conditions, record data and alert adverse conditions.
  • Assist with distribution and control of process documentation and quality records.
  • Assist with control of measuring and test equipment calibration.
  • Participate in internal quality audits to verify compliance with documented procedures and specifications, record results and verify audit corrective action.
  • Assist with statistical methods of verifying and controlling process capability.
  • Provide input when required to quality planning for specific projects and products.
  • Provide leadership to production personnel on quality issues.
  • Comply with and reinforce the requirements of the Cirtec Quality System Manual and Standard Operating Procedures, ISO 9002, FDA Quality System Regulations and other customer standards.
  • Follow Occupational Safety and Health regulations, including laser safety practices.
  • Other agreed duties within the Quality Department consistent with training, qualification and experience.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications:

  • Be able to read, write and speak fluent English.
  • High school diploma-GED.
  • Certificate/s of training related to this field of work (medical or quality assurance.
  • A minimum of 2 years’ experience as a Quality Control Inspector.
  • Proven experience in inspection and documenting results.
  • Able to demonstrate competence in interpreting technical drawings & specifications.
  • Proficient in the use of microscopes, measuring and test equipment.
  • Able to check dimensions, squareness, hole locations, surface relationships, finish material defects and mechanical strength of product following appropriate training.
  • Have experience in the use of PC’s and Microsoft Office software applications.

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Quality Engineer

Summary:

This position is primarily responsible for monitoring and auditing the quality of all manufactured goods in a medical device industry. Will work to not only find defects, but also to find the cause of the defect and develop a solution. Interact with customers and suppliers in support of engineering projects.

Responsibilities:

  • Provide Quality Engineering support for engineering project development.
  • Provide Quality Project Management support as needed for product transfers from development to validation.
  • Validation System Owner responsible for the development and management of the validation master plan along with the validation determination.
  • Develop and maintain Validation Standard Operating Procedures.
  • Develop and maintain project Quality Plan for assigned projects.
  • Develop protocols, perform statistical analyses, and write reports for validations and formal process development, which requires quality-engineering involvement such as D Support the development and implementation of IQ (Installation Qualification) and OQ (Operational Qualification) protocols to ensure compliance with the Quality System.
  • Provide Quality Engineering support for manufacturing.
  • CAPA (Corrective and Preventative Action) system owner responsible for the support of the corrective action system and procedures.
  • Interact with customers and suppliers to resolve CAPA investigations and in support of manufacturing.
  • Provide Quality Support for the disposition of material.
  • Provide Quality Project Management Support as needed for product transfers from validation to production.
  • Vendor approval and maintain and assess vendor performance data (i.e. SCAR/on time).
  • Review and document procedure changes for quality requirements and compliance with the quality system.
  • Develop quality systems and procedures as needed.
  • Audit support for third party audits, customer audits and internal audits.
  • Support the implementation of continuous improvement initiatives for production processes.
  • Develop and maintain production quality control plans.
  • Initiate and maintain SPC (Statistical Process Control) for production processes.
  • Provide initiative and support for FMECA (Failure Modes & Effects Criticality Analysis), and DOE (Design of Experiment as applicable.
  • Comply with all work rules including those pertaining to safety, health, quality and Cirtec policies.
  • Back up to Quality Systems Administrator.
  • Perform other duties as necessary. An individual in this position must be able to successfully perform the essential duties and responsibilities listed above. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this position.

Qualifications:

  • Analyze and process Information, Promote Process Improvement, Developing Standards, Managing Processes, Manufacturing Methods and Procedures, Supports Innovation.
  • Bachelors of Science or equivalent, preferably in an engineering discipline.
  • Minimum experience in medical/manufacturing environment: 2 years (BS) OR 4 years (AS) OR 7 years (ND).
  • Must be fluent in use of computer systems for the analysis of data, specifically Microsoft Office.
  • Must possess excellent verbal communication, organizational and management skills.
  • Training or equivalent experience in computer use and software-Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point and Access.
  • Must be able to implement quality programs, interpret the collected data, and present the data to management to drive continuous improvement.

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Manufacturing Technician-2nd Shift

Summary:

This position is primarily responsible for the manufacturing and assembly of sterile and non-sterile medical devices.

Responsibilities:

  • Comply with all Good Manufacturing Practices (CGMP) requirements to ensure products are consistently produced and controlled according to the Quality System.
  • Comply with all Good Documentation Practices (GDP) when completing all manufacturing or quality records.
  • Insure that all Manufacturing Instructions / Inspection Instructions are followed when building client products.
  • Maintain an orderly production line at all times while building client products.
  • Provide input related to sustaining engineering regarding tools and fixtures for use in assembly, testing and packaging as required.
  • Assist sustaining engineering and design engineering with equipment qualifications, process validations and design verification testing.
  • Comply with company safety policies and procedures.
  • An individual in this position must be able to successfully perform the essential duties and responsibilities listed above. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this position.

Qualifications:

  • Associates Degree or minimum 3 – 5 years’ experience in medical device assembly.
  • Must be able to read, write and speak fluent English.
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Knowledge of ISO & FDA requirements.
  • Experience with LEAN manufacturing a plus.
  • Ability to provide detailed information to assist sustaining engineering in determining root cause in order to identify the appropriate corrective action.
  • Good interpersonal skills.
  • Good written and verbal communication skills.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to sit, talk and/or hear, and/or use hands to finger, handle, or touch objects, tools, or controls. The employee is occasionally required to stand, and/or walk. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 10 pounds while moving files or small packages. The mental and physical requirements described here are representative of those that must be met by an individual to successfully perform the essential functions of this position.

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Sr. Manufacturing Engineer

Summary:

This position is primarily responsible for developing and implementing robust cost-effective manufacturing processes and methods in accordance with product specifications and Class II & III medical device quality standards. This position recommends and implements improvements to sustained production processes, methods and controls; as well as coordinates the launch of new products into pilot/sustained production. This position also administers standard processes and programs to ensure effective, timely and accurate standards and customer satisfaction.

Responsibilities:

  • Improves manufacturing processes, methods and controls for cost reduction, quality improvements and efficiency for both sustained and new products.
  • Prepares engineering change orders and coordinates the deployment of changes including training operation team members.
  • Improve manufacturing process instructions, product flow, assembly methods, space allocation, product quality and safety performance for both sustained and new products.
  • Coordinates the manufacturing launch of new products including establishing yield targets, run rates, training needs and evaluating results.
  • Develop, test and cost justify various tools and equipment recommended for manufacturing methods.
  • Performs product and process analysis for cost reduction, quality improvement and improved efficiency.
  • Utilizing tools associated with risk management (PFMEA/Hazard Analysis) to identify potential risks and the associated corrective actions.
  • Supporting required equipment qualification/process validation.
  • Troubleshoot processes when defects occur. Determine root cause and implement effective containment and countermeasures.
  • Disposition non-conforming products and develop re-work procedures.
  • Communicate with customers regarding process improvements and production changes.
  • Represent manufacturing on cross functional teams.
  • Participate in Kaizens and drive improvement efforts.
  • Other duties as assigned.

An individual in this position must be able to successfully perform the essential duties and responsibilities listed above. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this position.

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or related field required.
  • Advanced knowledge of manufacturing and assembly processes.
  • A minimum of 5-8 years of engineering experience in a Medical manufacturing environment.
  • Previous experience and the ability to direct, lead and mentor engineers with respect to company engineering procedures, new product introduction, manufacturing support and tooling.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Fluency in English.
  • Previous experience with Class II & III Medical devices, FDA standards, ISO 13485 and GMP principles preferred.
  • Ability to lead, train, and engage manufacturing team members to reach Cirtec’s quality standards.
  • Must be able to read blueprints and interpret technical specifications and illustrations.
  • Association with supporting documents including, ECN’s, process deviation, non-conformances, stop shipment notifications and all associated quality related documents.
  • Strong computer skills associated with MS Office suite, Minitab and SolidWorks a plus.
  • Experience associated with continuous improvement activities, including participations and/or facilitating Kaizen events using lean manufacturing principles.
  • The ability to understand a range of engineering functions and procedures.
  • A practical and logical approach to problem solving using lean six sigma concepts.
  • Interpersonal, presentation and communication skills.
  • Team working and people management skills, along with organizational and time management skills
  • The capacity to work well under pressure and take on new challenges.
  • Project management skills and the ability to work to tight deadlines.
  • Willingness to travel, if required.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to sit, talk and/or hear, and/or use hands to finger, handle, or touch objects, tools, or controls. The employee is occasionally required to stand, and/or walk. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 10 pounds while moving files or small packages. The mental and physical requirements described here are representative of those that must be met by an individual to successfully perform the essential functions of this position.

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Sr. Process Development Engineer

Summary:

Works in a functional project engineering group within the department, consisting of multiple engineering disciplines. Involved in the design, development, documentation and validation and of new customer products, and modification of existing products including defining requirements, timelines, and deliverables with a focus on prototypes, process development, design verification, clinical builds, training production, and preparation for process validation and manufacturing transfer of products.

Responsibilities:

  • Attends and arranges project meetings to discuss current and future design and development initiatives
  • May serve as a primary contact with clients on projects of moderate complexity
  • Assists with preparation of proposals and quotations for clients; interfaces as needed to resolve questions in a timely manner
  • Assists in preparation and maintaining of project plans to satisfy milestones, deadlines, budgets, and medical device quality regulations with required actions. Tracks and communicates project status, plans, issues, timelines, action items, and budgets.
  • Provides guidance and direction to coworkers on areas of technical expertise
  • Troubleshoots production processes as required
  • Evaluates and selects appropriate test methods for product requirements
  • Responsible for the following project inputs:
    • Feasibility builds, documentation, and testing
    • Equipment selection
    • Process development and documentation
    • Device Verification samples and testing
    • Operator training
    • Process Failure Mode Effects Analysis
    • Clinical builds
    • Process Validation
  • Involvement in the full design, development, and validation requirements of projects, including:
    • Product design and specification creation, including mechanical and electrical components, assemblies, and packaging
    • Materials sourcing and device prototyping
    • Design verification and validation activities, including data for regulatory submission
    • Manufacturing transfer and support of existing product lines as applicable
  • Other duties as assigned

Requirements:

  • Willingness to travel, if required.
  • Must maintain high ethical standard
  • Must demonstrate good organizational skills
  • Ability to train new engineering employees on project engineering activities and Cirtec policies and procedures

Educational:

  • Must be able to read, write and speak fluent English.
  • A Bachelor’s degree in an engineering discipline with 5 years of relevant experience; Associate’s degree in an engineering discipline w/10 years of relevant experience; or equivalent

Technical:

  • Experience in an engineering/manufacturing environment with a mix of mechanical design, tool design and manufacturing process experience
  • Strong computer skills, including the MS Office suite and MS Project
  • Must be able to fully interpret technical drawings, blueprints, specifications, illustrations, and written documents
  • Strong analytical skills, must be able to obtain and evaluate secondary research information
  • Ability to learn and apply new technology
  • Moderate knowledge of engineering principles, technical writing, material properties, good tooling practices, and statistics
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Opportunities in Los Gatos, CA

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Opportunities in Lowell, MA

Buyer/Planner

Summary:

The Buyer/Planner position is responsible for all planning and procurement activity related to new and existing business. While this position reports to the Purchasing Manager, it is expected that Buyer/Planner works independently and is capable of being successful in a matrix organization.

Responsibilities:

  • Assume planning and procurement responsibilities for new and existing materials, tools and equipment, including supplier selection, material planning, procurement and inventory management.
  • Develops and maintains delivery schedules of production orders.
  • Communicates delivery information to Sales and Customer Service team.
  • Participates in production meetings.
  • Work directly with manufacturing personnel to communicate procurement delivery schedules.
  • Provide regular status update of supply orders to Operations Manager and expedite orders to meet production schedules.
  • Implements strategic and tactical materials management programs to support production. May include implementation of SAP module.
  • Demonstrate a proven ability in the areas of procurement and strategic material planning for various commodities.
  • Establish early supplier involvement and alliance programs to improve time to market, total cost and source optimization.
  • Assist with evaluation, auditing and management of new and existing suppliers.
  • Act as the direct interface with suppliers on quality and delivery issues and their reconciliation and corrective actions.
  • Represents purchasing on project teams, assuring that suppliers are involved in design and development and purchases are executed to meet project team requirements. Assists with the development of programs to improve supplier quality and dependability, which affect the cost of purchased items.
  • Perform other duties as required.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in business or related field and 3-5 years’ purchasing experience in a manufacturing and inventory management environment.
  • Good communication, negotiation and analytical skills.
  • Strong SAP experience with MM & PP Module.
  • Ability to read and understand work instructions and blue prints.
  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office (Excel, PowerPoint & Word).
  • Professional designations: Certified Purchasing Manager (C.P.M.) and/or Association for Operations Management (APICS) certification a plus.
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Manufacturing Technician I - 1st Shift

Metrigraphics, now Cirtec Medical, is a leading supplier/manufacturer of high precision custom components for medical, biomedical, motion control, instrumentation and electronics applications. We have advanced capabilities in the use of high resolution photolithography, precision electroforming, and thin film deposition.

Summary:

Under limited supervision, operates a variety of wafer fab equipment in a cleanroom manufacturing environment. May assist in production process development. Job requires significant standing, and working with chemicals including solvents and etchants.

Hours: 5:00 AM – 3:30 PM Monday through Thursday

Responsibilities:

  • Reads specification drawings and process documents
  • Operates a variety of wafer fab equipment in a production environment.
  • Able to manually manipulate fragile wafers on a regular basis.
  • Able to work with microscopes and vision systems for extended amounts of time
  • Works with small devices to load fixtures and process equipment
  • Makes basic measurements and math calculations relative to tolerances, dimensions.
  • As instructed, adjusts machines to achieve conformance with specifications and maximum yield.
  • Utilizes ERP system “JobBOSS” to document and execute transactions.
  • Ensures adherence to clean room protocol and follows all safety requirements/regulations.
  • Performs related duties as directed.

Qualifications:

  • EDUCATION: HS diploma or equivalent
  • EXPERIENCE: 1-3 years’ microelectronics production, cleanroom environment
  • SPECIALIZED KNOWLEDGE/ABILITIES:
    • Operates a variety of machines and equipment, performs set-ups, and uses precision measuring devices (e.g. Vernier, calipers, micrometers, microscopes).
    • Able to stand for 10 hours per day
    • Able to handle fragile material on a regular basis
    • Able to use microscopes for extended period of time

We offer equal employment opportunity to all applicants for employment and all employees regardless of sex, sexual orientation, age, race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, veteran status, disability, or any other status protected by applicable law.

APPLY NOW – or email CareersAtCirtec@Cirtecmed.com

Manufacturing Technician I - 2nd Shift

Metrigraphics, now Cirtec Medical, is a leading supplier/manufacturer of high precision custom components for medical, biomedical, motion control, instrumentation and electronics applications. We have advanced capabilities in the use of high resolution photolithography, precision electroforming, and thin film deposition.

Summary:

Under limited supervision, operates a variety of wafer fab equipment in a cleanroom manufacturing environment. May assist in production process development. Job requires significant standing, and working with chemicals including solvents and etchants.

Hours: 3:30 PM – 1:30 AM Monday through Thursday

Responsibilities:

  • Reads specification drawings and process documents
  • Operates a variety of wafer fab equipment in a production environment.
  • Able to manually manipulate fragile wafers on a regular basis.
  • Able to work with microscopes and vision systems for extended amounts of time
  • Works with small devices to load fixtures and process equipment
  • Makes basic measurements and math calculations relative to tolerances, dimensions.
  • As instructed, adjusts machines to achieve conformance with specifications and maximum yield.
  • Utilizes ERP system “JobBOSS” to document and execute transactions.
  • Ensures adherence to clean room protocol and follows all safety requirements/regulations.
  • Performs related duties as directed.

Qualifications:

  • EDUCATION: HS diploma or equivalent
  • EXPERIENCE: 1-3 years’ microelectronics production, cleanroom environment
  • SPECIALIZED KNOWLEDGE/ABILITIES:
    • Operates a variety of machines and equipment, performs set-ups, and uses precision measuring devices (e.g. Vernier, calipers, micrometers, microscopes).
    • Able to stand for 10 hours per day
    • Able to handle fragile material on a regular basis
    • Able to use microscopes for extended period of time

We offer equal employment opportunity to all applicants for employment and all employees regardless of sex, sexual orientation, age, race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, veteran status, disability, or any other status protected by applicable law.

APPLY NOW – or email CareersAtCirtec@Cirtecmed.com

Manufacturing Technician I - Weekend 1st Shift

Metrigraphics, now Cirtec Medical, is a leading supplier/manufacturer of high precision custom components for medical, biomedical, motion control, instrumentation and electronics applications. We have advanced capabilities in the use of high resolution photolithography, precision electroforming, and thin film deposition.

Summary:

Under limited supervision, operates a variety of wafer fab equipment in a cleanroom manufacturing environment. May assist in production process development. Job requires significant standing, and working with chemicals including solvents and etchants.

Hours: 5:00 AM – 3:00 PM Friday through Sunday 

Responsibilities:

  • Reads specification drawings and process documents
  • Operates a variety of wafer fab equipment in a production environment.
  • Able to manually manipulate fragile wafers on a regular basis.
  • Able to work with microscopes and vision systems for extended amounts of time
  • Works with small devices to load fixtures and process equipment
  • Makes basic measurements and math calculations relative to tolerances, dimensions.
  • As instructed, adjusts machines to achieve conformance with specifications and maximum yield.
  • Utilizes ERP system “JobBOSS” to document and execute transactions.
  • Ensures adherence to clean room protocol and follows all safety requirements/regulations.
  • Performs related duties as directed.

Qualifications:

  • EDUCATION: HS diploma or equivalent
  • EXPERIENCE: 1-3 years’ microelectronics production, cleanroom environment
  • SPECIALIZED KNOWLEDGE/ABILITIES:
    • Operates a variety of machines and equipment, performs set-ups, and uses precision measuring devices (e.g. Vernier, calipers, micrometers, microscopes).
    • Able to stand for 10 hours per day
    • Able to handle fragile material on a regular basis
    • Able to use microscopes for extended period of time

We offer equal employment opportunity to all applicants for employment and all employees regardless of sex, sexual orientation, age, race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, veteran status, disability, or any other status protected by applicable law.

APPLY NOW – or email CareersAtCirtec@Cirtecmed.com

Manufacturing Technician I - Weekend 2nd Shift

Metrigraphics, now Cirtec Medical, is a leading supplier/manufacturer of high precision custom components for medical, biomedical, motion control, instrumentation and electronics applications. We have advanced capabilities in the use of high resolution photolithography, precision electroforming, and thin film deposition.

Summary:

Under limited supervision, operates a variety of wafer fab equipment in a cleanroom manufacturing environment. May assist in production process development. Job requires significant standing, and working with chemicals including solvents and etchants.

Hours: 3:00 PM – 1:00 AM Friday through Sunday

Responsibilities:

  • Reads specification drawings and process documents
  • Operates a variety of wafer fab equipment in a production environment.
  • Able to manually manipulate fragile wafers on a regular basis.
  • Able to work with microscopes and vision systems for extended amounts of time
  • Works with small devices to load fixtures and process equipment
  • Makes basic measurements and math calculations relative to tolerances, dimensions.
  • As instructed, adjusts machines to achieve conformance with specifications and maximum yield.
  • Utilizes ERP system “JobBOSS” to document and execute transactions.
  • Ensures adherence to clean room protocol and follows all safety requirements/regulations.
  • Performs related duties as directed.

Qualifications:

  • EDUCATION: HS diploma or equivalent
  • EXPERIENCE: 1-3 years’ microelectronics production, cleanroom environment
  • SPECIALIZED KNOWLEDGE/ABILITIES:
    • Operates a variety of machines and equipment, performs set-ups, and uses precision measuring devices (e.g. Vernier, calipers, micrometers, microscopes).
    • Able to stand for 10 hours per day
    • Able to handle fragile material on a regular basis
    • Able to use microscopes for extended period of time

We offer equal employment opportunity to all applicants for employment and all employees regardless of sex, sexual orientation, age, race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, veteran status, disability, or any other status protected by applicable law.

APPLY NOW – or email CareersAtCirtec@Cirtecmed.com

Quality Assurance Technician - 1st Shift

Metrigraphics, now Cirtec Medical, is a leading supplier/manufacturer of high precision custom components for medical, biomedical, motion control, instrumentation and electronics applications. We have advanced capabilities in the use of high resolution photolithography, precision electroforming, and thin film deposition.

Summary:

The Quality Assurance Technician is responsible for monitoring the production process to assure that parts are being manufactured on the production line per procedures and specifications. Monitoring includes visual inspection of employee production and employee compliance to procedures.

Hours: 5:00 AM – 3:30 PM Monday through Thursday

Responsibilities:

  • Become proficient in the operation of all production equipment and participate in process development and equipment/process qualification activities.
  • Develop a strong knowledge of all equipment and process parameters.
  • Monitor all production process steps and production operators to ensure that documented procedures are followed and process parameters are correct. Update shift checklist(s) accordingly.
  • Participate in the creation and documentation of process procedures and operating procedures as required.
  • Execute and document qualifications for new equipment and/or processes, and perform measurements and reporting of those qualifications.
  • Perform inspection and measurement of in-process and finished product using various measurement tools and microscopes as required.
  • Participate in the creation and maintenance of training documents.
  • Train new employees, and maintain technician training records.
  • May act as shift/group leader in his/her absence.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office – Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, Outlook, etc.
  • Experience working in a cleanroom environment and working with microscopes.

We offer equal employment opportunity to all applicants for employment and all employees regardless of sex, sexual orientation, age, race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, veteran status, disability, or any other status protected by applicable law.

APPLY NOW – or email CareersAtCirtec@Cirtecmed.com

Quality Assurance Technician - 2nd Shift

Metrigraphics, now Cirtec Medical, is a leading supplier/manufacturer of high precision custom components for medical, biomedical, motion control, instrumentation and electronics applications. We have advanced capabilities in the use of high resolution photolithography, precision electroforming, and thin film deposition.

Summary:

The Quality Assurance Technician is responsible for monitoring the production process to assure that parts are being manufactured on the production line per procedures and specifications. Monitoring includes visual inspection of employee production and employee compliance to procedures.

Hours: 3:30 PM – 1:30 AM Monday through Thursday

Responsibilities:

  • Become proficient in the operation of all production equipment and participate in process development and equipment/process qualification activities.
  • Develop a strong knowledge of all equipment and process parameters.
  • Monitor all production process steps and production operators to ensure that documented procedures are followed and process parameters are correct. Update shift checklist(s) accordingly.
  • Participate in the creation and documentation of process procedures and operating procedures as required.
  • Execute and document qualifications for new equipment and/or processes, and perform measurements and reporting of those qualifications.
  • Perform inspection and measurement of in-process and finished product using various measurement tools and microscopes as required.
  • Participate in the creation and maintenance of training documents.
  • Train new employees, and maintain technician training records.
  • May act as shift/group leader in his/her absence.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office – Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, Outlook, etc.
  • Experience working in a cleanroom environment and working with microscopes.

We offer equal employment opportunity to all applicants for employment and all employees regardless of sex, sexual orientation, age, race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, veteran status, disability, or any other status protected by applicable law.

APPLY NOW – or email CareersAtCirtec@Cirtecmed.com

Quality Assurance Technician - Weekend 2nd Shift

Metrigraphics, now Cirtec Medical, is a leading supplier/manufacturer of high precision custom components for medical, biomedical, motion control, instrumentation and electronics applications. We have advanced capabilities in the use of high resolution photolithography, precision electroforming, and thin film deposition.

Summary:

The Quality Assurance Technician is responsible for monitoring the production process to assure that parts are being manufactured on the production line per procedures and specifications. Monitoring includes visual inspection of employee production and employee compliance to procedures.

Hours: 3:00 PM – 1:00 AM Friday through Sunday

Responsibilities:

  • Become proficient in the operation of all production equipment and participate in process development and equipment/process qualification activities.
  • Develop a strong knowledge of all equipment and process parameters.
  • Monitor all production process steps and production operators to ensure that documented procedures are followed and process parameters are correct. Update shift checklist(s) accordingly.
  • Participate in the creation and documentation of process procedures and operating procedures as required.
  • Execute and document qualifications for new equipment and/or processes, and perform measurements and reporting of those qualifications.
  • Perform inspection and measurement of in-process and finished product using various measurement tools and microscopes as required.
  • Participate in the creation and maintenance of training documents.
  • Train new employees, and maintain technician training records.
  • May act as shift/group leader in his/her absence.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office – Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, Outlook, etc.
  • Experience working in a cleanroom environment and working with microscopes.

We offer equal employment opportunity to all applicants for employment and all employees regardless of sex, sexual orientation, age, race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, veteran status, disability, or any other status protected by applicable law.

APPLY NOW – or email CareersAtCirtec@Cirtecmed.com

Equipment Maintenance Technician

Metrigraphics, now Cirtec Medical, is a leading supplier/manufacturer of high precision custom components for medical, biomedical, motion control, instrumentation and electronics applications. We have advanced capabilities in the use of high resolution photolithography, precision electroforming, and thin film deposition.

Summary:

Responsible for performing all preventive and corrective maintenance on equipment located in the fab and plating areas. It is expected that the equipment maintenance technician works independently and is capable of being successful in a matrix organization.

Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for preventive and corrective maintenance on all fab / plating area tool sets, including component disassembly / assembly / repair
  • Responsible for identifying needed parts for repairs / preventive maintenance
  • Properly handle and store chemicals and hazardous waste
  • Maintain written logs of maintenance and repairs in our online system
  • Perform other duties as assigned by your supervisor

Requirements:

  • Minimum of 4 years’ experience in performing preventive and corrective maintenance on semiconductor related equipment; similar equipment experience will be considered
  • Able to troubleshoot electronic circuits to a component level
  • Familiar with vacuum systems
  • Must have good computer, written and communication skills
  • Manual dexterity and visual acuity are required to perform responsibilities
  • Must be able to lift 60lbs
  • Must be willing to work some weekends, alternating coverage with other maintenance techs
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States
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General Referral Application

General Referral

Don’t see a position that fits your background and experience? We are always accepting applications and resumes that we keep on file. If we open a new position that better fits your background and experience we can review your general referral application.

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