Position Overview


Are you interested in working for an organization that is making a difference in people’s lives every day? We’re a medical devices company that develops innovative neuroendovascular technologies for the treatment of vascular disease. We’re a high-growth, customer-focused company with an entrepreneurial spirit producing some of the most reliable and technologically advanced products supported by proven clinical data. Take a closer look at what
MicroVention®TERUMOhas to offer.

Senior Technician, Manufacturing Line Maintenance

Position Overview
Performs all maintenance functions of production equipment in the assigned area. Work includes routine inspection and repair or replacement of defective or faulty parts on machines and related equipment. All work to be performed in such a matter to ensure good workmanship with minimum delay. This position is expected to take a proactive role in supporting the manufacturing team, provide internal customer support, and build a high level of trust with internal customers and Quality Assurance/Manufacturing personnel. In addition, this position is expected to identify and execute tasks that enhance the ability of the team to provide an added value line maintenance service for the site and provide guidance and direction on maintenance technical issues, as well as assist in providing innovative, creative, effective, and long-term solutions related to manufacturing line maintenance and repair.
  • Maintain all assigned test equipment and assuring equipment is in calibration
  • Perform equipment preventative maintenance, troubleshooting, and repair duties
  • When necessary, coordinate maintenance/repair of equipment between cross-functional operation and 3rd Parties
  • Ensure timely turn-around time on all equipment maintenance and repair services
  • Generate and maintain appropriate work-related records, such as maintenance work orders, IQ/OQ reports, PM schedules & checklists, and the like.
  • Assist in maintaining equipment asset data
  • Write and update procedures to ensure efficiency, standardization, and accuracy or repair/maintenance services
  • Work with production on a daily basis to coordinate appropriate course of action to maximize uptime and quality performance of respective area.
  • Use tools and equipment to repair or modify parts and equipment
  • Supports engineers in equipment or process validation studies.
  • Mentor/train equipment and process technicians
  • Able to operate machinery for purposes of training, troubleshooting, or as needed to support production activities
  • Identify trends, cycles, and intervals and able to initiate and complete documented troubleshooting studies on equipment to outline opportunities for improvements
  • Understand, troubleshoot, and repair equipment, such as:
• Electrical Control Technology
• AC and DC Motors & Drives
• Breakers and fuses
• Industrial Wiring
• Transformers
• Power Supplies
• PLC’s
• Industrial Ethernet Networks
• Robotics Controls
  • Must have ability to read and understand electrical/hydraulic/pneumatic schematics and mechanical assembly drawings:
• Hydraulic and Pneumatic Systems
• Pressure and Flow Controls
• Cylinders, valves, pumps, etc.
• Drive Systems
• Motion control systems
• Process Control Technology
• Sensors
• Thermocouples
• Pressure Transducers/Switches

  • Required Qualifications
    1. Technical school education or equivalent education/experience.
    2. 7+ years related experience
    3. Experience with reading and preparing technical documentation a must
    4. Strong background in machine maintenance and troubleshooting skills.
    5. Knowledge and experience working with machine control systems, including PLC’s (Panasonic, AB, Mitsubishi, etc.), servo controls, and Variable Speed Drives, including vision systems
    6. Good understanding of GMP’s with experience in a med device manufacturing environment
    7. Medical device industry experience preferred
    8. Experience with quality management systems

    Additional Information
    • The primary work location for this position is Aliso Viejo, CA (company headquarters)
    • Candidates must be eligible to work in the U.S. and not require visa sponsorship.

    MicroVention® TERUMO was founded in 1997, employs approximately 2,800 worldwide, and has experienced double-digit revenue growth year-over-year 3 years running. Recognized as one of the “Top Workplaces” in Orange County, California, we have a thriving culture that is innovative, customer-focused, clinically driven, demonstrates a team spirit, and empowers its employees to challenge the status quo. “MicroVention® TERUMO…Innovation Starts with You”.