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Complaint Investigations Tech

Alameda, CA 94502

Posted: 05/28/2024 Employment Type: Contract Job Category: Quality and Compliance Job Number: 607370 Is job remote?: No Country: United States

Job Description

Entry Level Lab Technician in the Complaint Investigations Lab.
The Technician will be responsible for:
  • Implementing and maintaining the effectiveness of the quality system.
  • Perform routine testing (physical, chemical or functional) on product returned from the field due to a customer complaint, using a variety of lab equipment.
  • Summarize and record all test data and maintain proper documentation of all lab work.
  • Process customer returns in a timely manner in accordance with ISO and FDA QS Reg.
  • Support company goal for timeliness of complaint investigations and closures.
  • Knowledge of regulations and standards affecting IVD?s and Biologics.
  • Must have good written and oral communications skills.
  • Must possess good laboratory practices, including handling of chemicals and biohazardous material.
  • Unpacking boxes safely and sorting the returned products accordingly by product lines.
  • Investigating returned products in order to resolve customer complaints regarding their blood glucose meters, strips & sensors.
  • The Technician will document complaint investigations in the Complaint Handling System.
  • The Technician will also use troubleshooting equipment like, multi-meters, oscilloscopes, test fixtures, microscopes, etc. to complete the investigation.

Must Have Qualifications:
  • basic computer skills to navigate Internet programs used, basic Excel skills and be able to read, write and comprehend English.
  • Experience in Medical Device / Biotech Industry is preferred.
  • Knowledge of Electronic Troubleshooting is preferred.
  • Ability to work in a team setting is a plus.
  •  Fast learner and ability to follow written work instructions of SOP’s is preferred.
  • Good documentation skills are a must.
  • Good computer skills are essential for this job, since data entry of investigation results is a primary part of the job.
  • Ability to focus while performing repetitive and routine investigations is a must.
  • Great fit for workers with Manufacturing, Inspection, and Assembly experience.
  • Minimum education required is H.S. Diploma or equivalent (such as GED).
  • An Associates (Two year) degree in Electrical Engineering or other Science is a great fit for this job.
  • Recent college graduates with a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or other subject may be considered; but please note that candidates with a Bachelor’s degree are not an ideal fit for this entry level position.

Target Pay Rate Range: $20-28/hr. Salary will be commensurate with experience. 
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