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 113,000 colleagues serve people in more than 160 countries.
Nourish the world and your career as part of the Nutrition team at Abbott.
Our Nutrition business develops science-based nutrition products for people of all ages, from helping babies and children grow, to keeping adult bodies strong and active. Millions of people around the world count on our leading brands - including Similac®, PediaSure®, Pedialyte®, Ensure®, Glucerna® and ZonePerfect® - to help get the nutrients they need to live their healthiest life.
Our location in Tipp City, OH currently has an opportunity for a Calibration Technician - Night Shift. Tipp City, Ohio, is one of six Abbott nutrition manufacturing plants in the U.S., with about half of its products exported around the world. Working here, you'll feel part of a family - a family of 260 that works together to help nourish the world.
This role works from 6:30pm - 6:30am on a 2/2/3 rotation.
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, medical benefits start day 1
Vacation - 3 weeks (1st yr prorated) + vacation buy program
401(k) retirement savings with a generous company match
The stability of a company with a record of strong financial performance and history of being actively involved in local communities
Learn more about our benefits that add real value to your life to help you live fully:
WHAT YOU'LL DO:
Responsible for calibration of all instruments and gages in Tipp City. Provide support to all departments and is responsible for direct support to Manufacturing, Quality Assurance and Engineering.
Responsible for performing plant calibrations, plant automation and building facilities
Plan and execute all periodic and demand instrument, equipment and calibrations
Coordinate and document calibrations performed by outside calibration service providers
Work with Engineering, QA and manufacturing departments on selection of new instruments/measuring equipment
Assure that all instruments are properly classified and have calibration service plans that are in alignment with Abbott calibration policies
Use of power tools and shop tools
Operate industrial and production equipment
Accountable for the proper coordination and file management for several regulatory systems. Errors may result in lost or incomplete documentation, leading to regulatory actions and/or observations
Maintain proper handling of calibration equipment
Responsible for calibration of all instruments and gages in Tipp City
Must follow FDA/QSR, Corporate regulatory requirements and adhere to SOP's. Not following procedures could cause product recall and or plant shutdown
Adhere to stringent Standard Operating Procedures (SOP's)
Maintain good working relations with all in-house customers
Work in an ISO cleanroom and in a industrial environment with persistent background noise (i.e. various pump alarms, air hoses and constant production activity)
Education and Experience You'll Bring:
Associate degree in Electronics or four (4) years related experience in repair of medical equipment or consumer electronic equipment
Minimum 2 years' prior experience working with industrial and/or laboratory instrumentation
Able to work a flexible schedule
Prior experience in a regulatory environment
High degree of technical expertise and familiarization with the Abbott processes
Previous calibration experience with flow, pressure, temperature and conductivity instruments
Knowledge of RS Logix 5000 troubleshooting
Knowledge of plant controls such as PID's and 4-20 mA loops
Knowledge of plant networks such as Devicenet and Pofibus PA
Working knowledge of Maximo
High level of mechanical aptitude
Good communication skills, analytical problem solving skills and good interpersonal relationship skills
Able to work independently and as a team
Knowledge of Microsoft Excel and Word
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