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R&D Engineering Technician III
Summary
Title:R&D Engineering Technician III
ID:1842
Department:Engineering
Location:Wolcott, CT
Description
Nissha Medical Technologies is looking for a R&D Engineering Technician to join our company. This role Provides technical support for Engineering in design, manufacturing development and transfer of products to Production.  Duties and tasks reflect substantial variety and complexity. Assignments are broad in nature and usually require originality and ingenuity.  May serve as a resource to others in the resolution of complex problems and issues.  Works under general supervision of Engineering Manager or Lead Engineer on multiple assignments of medium scope and complexity.


ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
•    Assists in the design of products by conceptualizing practical solutions, innovating novel features, and investigating performance deficiencies in support of the product design process. 
•    Assists in the product design by developing CAD models of components or assemblies, creating drawings in a document control environment under the guidance of Engineering.
•    Assists in the development of assembly processes and procedures including initial Manufacturing Assembly Instructions, Routers, Process Maps and BOMs.
•    Performs or coordinates with Production for prototype and engineering builds.  Trains assembly personnel and supervises engineering or qualification builds in Production.
•    Troubleshoots design or process issues and performs failure investigations  
•    Performs product and component inspections, testing and reporting.
•    Performs product and component testing and generates reports.
•    Coordinates, documents and executes process qualification activities.
•    Creates and updates component, product and process documentation, including change orders. 
•    Participates on various project teams and in team meetings as required.
•    Designs, develops and qualifies fixtures and tooling for production assembly and test processes.

Qualifications & Experience
•    Experience with CAD software such as SolidWorks  (required)
•    Strong Technical Writing skills
•    Working knowledge of computer programs (Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook) (required)
•    Ability to use and understand general test equipment including volt meters, torque wrenches, force gages, etc. (required)
•    Experience with Drafting standards and/or GD&T Tolerancing (required)
•    Prior experience in a medical device manufacturing environment. (preferred)
•    Experience in a regulated environment such as ISO and FDA QSR. (preferred)
•    Metrology experience (preferred)
•    Machining experience (preferred)

Education
    •    Associate Degree (AS) or equivalent plus 5 years of relevant experience.
Or at least 7 years of relevant experience in a Technician position.

Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities
    •    Ability to perform all assigned tasks, work independently and complete work on schedule.
•    Follow directions while displaying cooperative and positive behavior with co-workers.
•    Ability to work with physical prototypes by assembling or breaking down medium to complex mechanical/ electro-mechanical assemblies.
•    Generally skilled at working with hand tools and powered tools when required. Specific training will be provided as needed.
•    Ability to document insightful testing observations and record test data accurately.
•    Basic understanding and ability to read prints and schematics.
•    Good technical writing skills.
•    Working knowledge of computer programs (Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook).
•    Strong problem-solving skills and efficient management of time and resources.

Nissha Medical Technologies is an Equal Opportunity Employer and considers applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, marital or veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected status. In addition, Nissha Medical Technologies will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.

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Nissha Medical Technologies
400 Exchange Street
Buffalo, NY 14204
Nissha Medical Technologies is the medical devices business unit and wholly owned subsidiary of Nissha Co. Ltd., a Japanese publicly held company based in Kyoto, Japan (TSE:7915).
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