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Posted: Friday, February 9, 2018 6:59 PM


Ethicon Inc., a member of the Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies, is recruiting for a Quality Assurance Tech I- Finished Goods- 2nd shift (1 of 2) to be located in San Angelo, Texas.
The Ethicon business offers a broad range of products, platforms and technologies-including sutures, hemostasis products, surgical staplers, trocars, energy devices and synthetic mesh devices-that are used in a wide variety of open and minimally invasive surgical procedures. Specialties include support for treatment of colorectal and thoracic conditions, women's health conditions, hernias, cancer and obesity. The Ethicon business combines products and services of two market leading legacy companies, both with long histories of medical innovation. Ethicon, Inc. based in Somerville, New Jersey, was founded more than 80 years ago as a pioneer in suture development and manufacturing, helping to transform the safety and effectiveness of surgery.

The Quality Assurance Tech I is responsible for:
• Performs simple tests and analyses to assure that products comply with established specifications. This includes activities such as sample breakdown, verification and Instron pull testing conducted at Finished Goods department, as well as additional testing required on other manufacturing areas.
• Carries out calculations and prepares documentation that shows the results of tests performed, including Certificates of Analysis and Manual release letters.
• Completes record of inspection results, acceptance, rejection and disposition for entry into log books or computer systems (i.e. LIMS).
• Compiles data and prepare reports on findings, such as process audits.
• Responsible to ensure adequate systematic control of nonconforming product.
• Recommends and implements revisions, corrections and changes to test equipment, procedures and methods.
• Participates on special requests for product testing, such as qualification protocols
• Initiates and coordinates discussions with quality, engineering and other relevant departments to develop corrective actions for reoccurring problems
• Conducts training for lower level technicians
• Ensures proper safety and environmental procedures and practices are utilized
• Troubleshoots issues with equipment / business systems used in finished goods
• Lead or co-lead departmental and company continuous improvement activities.

• High school diploma, GED, or equivalent required.
• Experience in a highly regulated, GMP manufacturing environment preferred .
• Medical device and/or Pharmaceutical experience preferred.
• Exposure to FDA and ISO requirements highly preferred.
• Exposure to non-conforming product preferred.
• Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite of programs and computer systems preferred.
• Knowledge of LIMS, or completing log book system preferred.
• Data compilation experience preferred.
• Good interpersonal relations and communication skills required
• Associate must maintain an acceptable level of attendance and be able to support a continuous run manufacturing operation (24/7). Standard schedule is Tuesday-Saturday, 300pm-1200am, but may require some flexibility as needed by the business.

Primary Location
United States-Texas-San Angelo
Ethicon Inc. (6045)
Job Function
Quality Control
Requisition ID

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