Position Overview

The Technician I, R&D is responsible for the following.
  • Works in the laboratory to fabricate prototypes for animal and bench testing and performs testing and documentation duties with direct supervision.
  • Fabricate prototypes, pilot units, qualifications units, and validation units • Records test results on standard forms and writes test reports describing procedures used
  • Provides support for the development of new products
  • Interfaces with assemblers to teach new procedures
  • Conducts tests to verify product integrity in the design phase
  • Recognizes problems and takes corrective action
    • Set-up, adjust and operate laboratory equipment and instruments such as microscopes
    • Comprehension of technical documents
    • Basic math skills
    • HS Diploma or equivalent. High school/trade school education, or equivalent experience
    • Up to 3 years assembly or hands-on technician work
    • Prior experience in the medical device industry preferred
    • General computer skills including Word and Excel desirable