Abbott Change Specialist II in Sylmar, California

At Abbott, we're committed to helping people live their best possible life through the power of health. For more than 125 years, we've brought new products and technologies to the world -- in nutrition, diagnostics, medical devices and branded generic pharmaceuticals -- that create more possibilities for more people at all stages of life. Today, 99,000 of us are working to help people live not just longer, but better, in the more than 150 countries we serve.

Main focus is ECO “Engineering Change Order” processing and working with change originators (after adequate training); obtains priorities from Group Lead and completes changes submitted from across the organization.


  • Manages a variety of changes, with greater complexity, in a PLM “Product Life-cycle Management” System.

  • Analyzes document/part/product configuration changes for completeness and accuracy and provides feedback to the change originator if issues were identified so they can be corrected and the change resubmitted.

  • Manages ERP Product Configuration including: BOM’s, Material Extension, Material Master Updates.

  • Interacts with change originators to explain PLM system functionality, product configuration requirements, and the change workflow.

  • Completes basic document structuring (establish parent/child relationships in PLM system).

  • Accept Track Changes and delete comments.

  • Use basic Microsoft Office applications. Updates fields in PLM and ERP systems.

  • Completes ERP Product Configuration updates.

  • Creates parts in the PLM and ERP systems.

  • Support of and interaction with internal ERP and PLM system users and change originators

  • Ability to support and work across SJM sites.

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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