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Abbott Quality Inspector III in Westfield, Indiana

Abbott is a global healthcare leader that helps people live more fully at all stages of life. Our portfolio of life-changing technologies spans the spectrum of healthcare, with leading businesses and products in diagnostics, medical devices, nutritionals and branded generic medicines. Our 107,000 colleagues serve people in more than 160 countries

This position will be based in Westfield, IN. However, there will be an initial training period of up to 7 months in Menlo Park, CA. Applicant must be able to spend up to 7 months in Menlo Park before transferring to Westfield location.

Abbott Structural Heart Our business purpose is to restore health and improve quality of life through the design and provision of device and management solutions for the treatment of structural heart disease. We aim to lead the markets we serve by requiring the solutions we offer customers provide an improved benefit/risk profile as compared to existing standards of care; a performance threshold that by definition, guides and ensures the productive output of our engineering, business development, and clinical research efforts result in outcomes that advance the standard of care.

WHAT YOU'LL DO

Performs inspection and testing of purchased materials, components and products in accordance with policy and procedures.

Job Duties:

  • Performs visual, dimensional and functional inspection and testing according to documented policies and procedures.

  • Records inspection and test data as prescribed by written instructions and procedures.

  • Operates all associated test and measurement equipment as instructed and as documented in procedures.

  • Recommends changes to policies and procedures.

  • Documents non-conformances in Non-Conforming Material Review system.

  • Participates in GR&R studies as directed by engineers or technicians.

  • Performs testing and inspection in accordance with special test requests.

  • May train other Inspectors.

  • Assists in gathering, analyzing, and trending of data.

  • Complies with U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regulations, other regulatory requirements, Company policies, operating procedures, processes, and task assignments. Maintains positive and cooperative communications and collaboration with all levels of employees, customers, contractors, and vendors.

  • Support all Company initiatives as identified by management and in support of Quality Management Systems (QMS), Environmental Management Systems (EMS), and other regulatory requirements.

  • Performs other related duties and responsibilities, on occasion, as assigned.

Equipment:

May, on occasion, work with a variety of production equipment, small hand tools, test equipment, and precision measuring instruments. Also uses standard office equipment such as telephone, fax/copier, and a personal computer with standard office software.

Working Conditions:

Working environment varies from standard office/cubicle with air/sound/light control to general laboratory and production areas with varying physical conditions including “clean room” situations.

EXPERIENCE YOU'LL BRING

General Qualifications

  • High School degree/GED.

  • 2-5 years experience.

  • Previous experience in Quality performing inspection.

  • Prior medical device component inspection experience preferred.

  • Experience with optical measurement equipment, hand tools, gages, pressure and force gage testing

  • Training in blueprint reading and experience with inspection sampling techniques.

  • Knowledge of FDA, GMP, ISO 13485.

  • Good communication and computer skills, including Microsoft Word and Excel.

  • ASQ CMI certification preferred.

  • Ability to work in a highly matrixed and geographically diverse business environment.

  • Ability to work within a team and as an individual contributor in a fast-paced, changing environment.

  • Ability to leverage and/or engage others to accomplish projects.

  • Strong verbal and written communications with ability to effectively communicate at multiple levels in the organization.

  • Multitasks, prioritizes and meets deadlines in timely manner.

  • Strong organizational and follow-up skills, as well as attention to detail.

  • Must be willing to work overtime as required, including weekends

  • Ability to maintain regular and predictable attendance.

WHAT WE OFFER

At Abbott, you can have a good job that can grow into a great career. We offer:

  • A fast-paced work environment where your safety is our priority

  • Production areas that are clean, well-lit and temperature-controlled

  • Training and career development , with onboarding programs for new employees and tuition assistance

  • Financial security through competitive compensation, incentives and retirement plans

  • Health care and well-being programs including medical, dental, vision, wellness and occupational health programs

  • Paid time off

  • 401(k) retirement savings with a generous company match

An Equal Opportunity Employer

Abbot welcomes and encourages diversity in our workforce.

We provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities.

To request accommodation, please call 224-667-4913 or email corpjat@abbott.com

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