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Edwards Lifesciences Técnico de calibraciones in Cartago, Costa Rica

Perform routine and special calibration of all equipment/test and instruments measurement included in the calibration system to effectively meet the requirements and specifications in the General Calibration Procedure.

Key Responsibilities:

• Plan and perform routine calibration of equipment and ensure all calibration documentation are entered into system and in compliance, including the review of calibration, Preventive Maintenance (PM) and First Article Inspection (FAI) reports

• Register new equipment and maintain all equipment metrology (calibration and preventive maintenance) in computerized maintenance management (CMM) system

• Coordinate with service providers and custodians for Calibration, First Article Inspection (FAI) and Preventive Maintenance (PM) activities, including getting quote, obtaining supervisor approval, initiating purchase order, and coordinating services while ensuring activities are completed

• Ensure all inducted equipment are calibrated, verify calibration report meets the quality requirements, and escalate any discrepancies

• May participate in the development and implementation of calibrations processes and procedures, including identifying opportunities for modification and making recommendations

• Monitor the effective implementation of non-conformities OOT

• Provide coaching and guidance to technicians; Act as CMM (e.g. Maximo) advanced user and provide training and technical expertise to all other users

• Participate in investigations of non-conformities in different systems

• Other incidental duties

Education and Experience:

H.S. Diploma or equivalent in and completed technical/vocational school program from a recognized institution in electric, mechanical, electronics, and/or mechatronics, including internship, 3 years years experience of experience in measurement and calibration of equipment/instruments Required and

Additional Skills:

• Good communication skills

• Able to read and comprehend English required; speaking basic English preferred

• Good computer skills, including MS Office and advanced proficiency in Maximo

• Advanced knowledge of calibration procedures and diagnostics of manufacturing equipment

• In-house training on specialty equipment operations

• Knowledge of and adherence to Edwards Environmental Health and Safety and Quality guidelines as they relate to department clean room medical device manufacturing

• Knowledge of Good Manufacturing and Good Documentation Practices supporting a medical device environment

• Strict attention to detail

• Must be able to work in a team environment and with minimum supervision, including inter-departmental teams and with other departments

• Ability to provide feedback in a professional, direct, and tactful manner

• Adhere to all EHS rules and requirements and take adequate control measures in preventing injuries to themselves and others as well as to the protection of environment and prevention of pollution under their span of influence/control

Edwards Lifesciences is the global leader in patient-focused medical innovations for structural heart disease, as well as critical care and surgical monitoring. Driven by a passion to help patients, the company collaborates with the world's leading clinicians and researchers to address unmet healthcare needs, working to improve patient outcomes and enhance lives. Headquartered in Irvine, California, Edwards Lifesciences has extensive operations in North America, Europe, Japan, Latin America and Asia and currently employs over 15,000 individuals worldwide.

For us, helping patients is not a slogan - it's our life's work. From developing devices that replace or repair a diseased heart valve to creating new technologies that monitor vital signs in the critical care setting, we focus on helping patients regain and improve the quality of their life.