Valve Specialist

Abbott Laboratories Santa Clara , CA 95051

Posted 4 months ago

Abbott is a global healthcare leader that helps people live more fully at all stages of life. Our portfolio of life-changing technologies spans the spectrum of healthcare, with leading businesses and products in diagnostics, medical devices, nutritionals and branded generic medicines. Our 103,000 colleagues serve people in more than 160 countries.

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Years Experience: 3-5+ years in related field with sewing background

Skills:
experience with sewing; attention to detail. Ability to work with very small detail work; Use of microscope; Sewing experience preferred but not required.

Education: HS Diploma or GED, Must read, write and speak fluent English

Duties: Valve Specialists will be responsible for assembling heart valves in accordance with approved manufacturing and quality inspection procedures.

Valve Specialists will utilize small hand tools, calibrated instruments, measuring equipment, microscopes and test fixtures. Valve Specialists will be required to work in a cleanroom environment with cleanroom gowns, masks and head coverings. Valve specialists must work well in a team environment and can assess the work and environment for improvement possibilities.

Valve Specialists will work with animal tissue and various chemicals. Specialist III's must be able to cross-train and flex to other areas as needed. They may assist in training and aid the trainer to make sure all training is complete and in compliance as needed.

OPEN TO CONSIDER CANDIDATES AT LOWER LEVELS.

JOB FAMILY:Manufacturing

DIVISION:AVD Vascular

LOCATION:United States > Santa Clara : Building B - SC Floor-1

ADDITIONAL LOCATIONS:

WORK SHIFT:Standard

TRAVEL:No

MEDICAL SURVEILLANCE:Yes

SIGNIFICANT WORK ACTIVITIES:Continuous sitting for prolonged periods (more than 2 consecutive hours in an 8 hour day), Continuous standing for prolonged periods (more than 2 consecutive hours in an 8 hour day)

Abbott is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities/Women/Individuals with Disabilities/Protected Veterans.

EEO is the Law link

  • English: http://webstorage.abbott.com/common/External/EEO_English.pdf

EEO is the Law link

  • Espanol: http://webstorage.abbott.com/common/External/EEO_Spanish.pdf
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Valve Specialist

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