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Medtronic Technical Supervisor in Rice Creek, Minnesota

Technical Supervisor

Location:

Rice Creek, Minnesota, United States

Requisition #:

20000MM1

Post Date:

Jan 13, 2021

Careers That Change Lives

In this exciting role as aTechnical Supervisoryou will have responsibility of leading a team of technicians in the mechanical and packaging lab, work with engineers and several process partners within and across various operating units to manage, prioritize workload and ensure their needs are met on time.

The Cardiac and Vascular Group brings all our cardiac and vascular businesses together into one cross-functional, collaborative operating unit to employ the full breadth of our talent, technologies, products, services, and solutions to address the needs of customers and patients across the globe

CVG

The Cardiac and Vascular Group brings all our cardiac and vascular businesses together into one cross-functional, collaborative operating unit to employ the full breadth of our talent, technologies, products, services, and solutions to address the needs of customers and patients across the globe.

CARDIAC RHYTHM AND HEART FAILURE offers devices and therapies to treat abnormal heart rhythms, as well as cardiac diagnostic and monitoring solutions.

A Day in the Life

Responsibilities may include the following and other duties may be assigned.

  • Performs a variety of duties in the electronic, mechanical, electromechanical, and/or optical areas.

  • Constructs, troubleshoots, calibrates, adjusts, tests, diagnoses, and maintains equipment, components, devices, or systems.

  • Works from schematics, engineering drawings and written or verbal instructions.

  • Operates related equipment; conducts tests and reports data in prescribed format.

  • Performs calibration and alignment checks; makes adjustments, modifications, and replacements as directed; prepares prescribed compounds and solutions.

  • Supervises team members providing tactical and technical supervision in the mechanical and packaging area.

  • Plans and establishes goals and objectives for a team, typically within department

  • Provides primary input to hiring, firing, promotion, performance, and rewards decisions for direct reports

  • Perform ongoing lab operational tasks

  • Receives assignments in task-oriented terms and delivers results per established procedures

  • Provides day-to-day work direction for team, focused on maintaining steady workflow, resource allocation and productivity. Makes decisions impacting project or department schedules with allocation of time or material resources

  • Drives lab processes and systems improvements

  • Communicates with internal and external partners/customers and vendors, across various levels of the organization.

  • Shares and exchanges relevant information to reach solutions, and gaining cooperation of other parties

  • Understands basic management approaches such as work scheduling, prioritizing, coaching and process execution. Also provide coaching assistant to the supervisor direct reports

  • Manages day-to-day elements of the budget

  • Ensure lab complies with ISO-17205 accreditation

  • Lead internal and external audits

  • Executes strategic initiatives

  • May support testing or IQ activities as needed

Must Have: Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelors Degree with 1+ year of experience in Quality

Nice to Have

  • Leadership experience

  • Medical device experience

  • Detail oriented, accurate, and results driven.

  • Experience with ISO 17025

  • Proven leadership working in fast paced environment, managing planned and unplanned.

  • Experience with quality system documents.

  • Expert software proficiency in MS Office, including PowerPoint, Excel and Word

  • Ability to work with multiple employees with competing priorities while maintaining good interpersonal relationships

About Medtronic

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. Lets work together to address universal healthcare needs and improve patients lives. Help us shape the future.

Physical Job Requirements

The physical demands described within the Responsibilities section of this job description are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. For Office Roles: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to be independently mobile. The employee is also required to interact with a computer and communicate with peers and co-workers. Contact your manager or local HR to understand the Work Conditions and Physical requirements that may be specific to each role. (ADA-United States of America)

It is the policy of Medtronic to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, Medtronic will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.

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