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Abbott Quality Technician in North Chicago, Illinois

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 103,000 colleagues serve people in more than 160 countries.

Job Summary:

  • Undertake the role of as Technician Quality with some supervision.

  • Execution of daily activities with some supervision.

Main Responsibilities:

  • CAPA -Provides inputs to facilitate CAPA investigations as required.

  • Investigates standard complaints.

  • Identifies and prioritizes medical and reportable complaints.

  • Supports ticket trending process and maintains Quality Records.

  • Communications - Communicate and collaborate effectively within team.

  • Documentation - Maintain relevant documents and records.

  • Basic Requirements - Provides input into the annual departmental budget.

  • Manage Product and Process Improvements - Participate in Project and Process improvement activities.

  • Monitor performance of manufacturing processes and implement required improvement activities.

  • Suggests to manager and implements process improvements within own work area that fosters a culture of continuous improvement.

  • Supports work area processes and product development/improvement projects.

  • Provide Quality support to key processes and product development/improvement projects.

  • Management of Computer Systems - Maintain and update relevant computer applications.

  • Quality/Compliance -Support manufacturing and testing operations as required; adhering to Good Manufacturing Practices and Good Laboratory Practices.

  • Possess a basic understanding of the Quality System; including the Subsystems and is familiar with the Quality System Key processes.

  • Possess a basic understanding of the Quality System; including the Subsystems and is familiar with the Quality System Key processes.

  • Keep abreast of the standards that regulate our industry.

  • Participate and take all training's and reviews as.

  • Conduct business in a manner that will protect human health.

  • Safety and the environment by complying with all applicable EHS laws, as well at the Abbott Global and Technical standards.

  • Comply with Abbott Quality System (QS) requirements.

  • Share Quality Knowledge - Share quality knowledge; liaising with colleagues within team.

  • Training - Undertake all training's and reviews as required.

  • Testing (Micro LF; SL) DF - No testing in QA: a.

  • Complete Quality testing as appropriate for products per procedures and review all data to determine conformance with specifications. b.

  • Ensure that plant Environmental Monitoring program if applicable is executed per procedural requirements and schedule; and that environmental data is tracked and trended.

  • Provide information for tracking and trending of data as required.

  • Take appropriate action per procedural requirements and schedule when test results specifications are not met.

  • Incoming Quality Assurance: a.

  • Incoming Inspection - Conduct Inspections of incoming items per procedural requirements and schedule. b.

  • Sample & File Storage - Ensure storage of samples and documents in the appropriate filling systems.

  • Identify and escalate any potential non conformances / issues to team Leader.

  • Perform activities as assigned by Team leader / Manager.

  • Apply appropriate actions to resolve with support from Team Leader.

  • Support relevant activities.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Ideally a bachelor’s degree in a science or closely related discipline or relevant equivalent experience.

  • At a minimum High School educated or equivalent.

An Equal Opportunity Employer

Abbot welcomes and encourages diversity in our workforce.

We provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities.

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