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Automation Technician

Added October 29th, 2020

Why You Should Work Here

Together, we can change healthcare worldwide. At Medtronic, we push the limits of what technology, therapies and services can do to help alleviate pain, restore health and extend life. We challenge ourselves and each other to make tomorrow better than yesterday. It is what makes this an exciting and rewarding place to be.

We want to accelerate and advance our ability to create meaningful innovations - but we will only succeed with the right people on our team. Let’s work together to address universal healthcare needs and improve patients’ lives. Help us shape the future.

Job Description

Provide critical customer support on production impacting situations for production automation equipment. This position performs a variety of routine and non-routine tasks in electrical, electronics, imaging, mechanical, quality, or other technical areas. The Technician completes complex tests requiring judgment in determining work methods, interpreting test results and writing clear and accurate test result reports. May build and test mechanical models, electrical circuits and assemblies. May have responsibility for minor projects and assists on assignments that are moderately complex to complex in nature where judgment and initiative are required in resolving problems and making recommendations.

This position works 2nd shift (2 pm to 10 pm) or 3rd shift (Sunday night to Friday morning, 10 pm to 6 am)

Day to Day Responsibilities

  • Perform a variety of duties in the electronic, mechanical, electromechanical, and/or optical areas.
  • Construct, troubleshoot, calibrate, adjust, test, diagnose, and maintain equipment, components, devices, or systems.
  • Work from schematics, engineering drawings and written or verbal instructions.
  • Operate related equipment; conduct tests and report data in prescribed format.
  • Perform calibration and alignment checks; make adjustments, modifications, and replacements as directed; prepare prescribed compounds and solutions.

Minimum Years of Experience

Minimum of 4 years of experience of relevant experience and may require vocational or technical education or certification in addition to prior work experience. Nice to Have: Associate of Science degree related to electrical or mechanical. Solid ability in troubleshooting PLC programming and a variety of vision softwares. Solid technical ability, equipment set up, and troubleshooting skills. Ability to prioritize and execute on daily tasks, and long-term objectives as demonstrated by self-prioritizing and managing the majority of work requests. Technical knowledge of manufacturing processes. Mechanical and electrical print reading skills for use in diagnosing and correcting equipment/tooling issues. Aptitude for quickly learning and assimilating a broad array of information. Experience in medical product manufacturing / assembly operations. Experience with processes such as automation, laser joining, RSW, assembly, and inspection.

Salary or Hourly Rate

$27-$33 per hour for 2nd shift and 3rd shift

Benefits

Full benefits package including:

  • 20 PTO days
  • 10 paid holidays
  • 5% annual bonus

Application Information

All we need is your resume to start!

About Company
At Medtronic, we believe in the power of medical technology to improve lives. Operating globally, our products treat 70 health conditions and include cardiac devices, insulin pumps, and more.

Location
6800 Shingle Creek Pkwy, Brooklyn Center, Minnesota

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