V&V Lab Technician - R1805

at Medela LLC in McHenry, Illinois, United States

Job Description

Verification & Validation Lab Technician, Medical Device

100% On-Site position in McHenry, IL


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Medela is seeking a Verification & Validation Lab Technician, Medical Device

  • You have experience in mechanical and electro-mechanical product testing
  • You have experience performing various performance testing, such as temperature, life-cycle, humidity, thermal shock, chemical, and water ingress.
  • You have a strong ability to self-manage projects, tasks, and responsibilities
  • You are looking for a company that values its customers and employees.


This position requires an on-site presence in McHenry, IL, five days per week.


What We Offer our Verification & Validation Lab Technician, Medical Device

  • Excellent salary
  • Comprehensive benefits plan, which is affordable to our employees
  • 401K with match
  • Pension Plan
  • 16-week Paid Parental Leave
  • Generous PTO package, plus 14 paid holidays
  • A great place to work!


Education/Experience Requirements Verification & Validation Lab Technician, Medical Device

  • Associate degree or 2-year technical degree preferred
  • Minimum 3-5 five years related experience
  • Electro-mechanical product test experience strongly preferred
  • Medical product or regulated environment experience strongly preferred
  • Ability to self-manage projects, i.e. tasks, resources, interfaces with external stakeholders.
  • Strong computer and internet skills; software experience with Microsoft Office including Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to manage multiple conflicting priorities
  • Experience working in an environment with global objectives


Essential Job Responsibilities for the Verification & Validation Lab Technician, Medical Device

  • Provide product verification test support for mechanical and electromechanical products (primarily medical devices)
  • Execute a variety of product performance tests such as temperature, life-cycle, humidity, thermal shock, chemical, water ingress, drop, etc.
  • Perform incoming-inspections of parts to demonstrate specifications are met (dimensional analysis, tensile testing, pressure testing, torque testing, etc.)
  • Setup, execute, and teardown of tests in accordance with approved test protocols. Monitor tests daily to assure accuracy in test environment.
  • Provide feedback and support for fixture design and development of new fixtures
  • Troubleshoot lab equipment and repair if necessary. Maintain Verification lab organization, cleanliness, calibrations, and traceability.


This is not a job description. More details will be provided regarding the functions of this position.At Medela, you will be joining a global community of colleagues, united by the purpose that drives our business: helping people. Medela exists to advance human health and well-being through knowledge-based and innovative human milk and medical vacuum solutions.
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Job Posting: 11764234

Posted On: Mar 20, 2024

Updated On: Apr 19, 2024

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