Career Opportunities

 

SALES

MANUFACTURING ENGINEER

ASSEMBLER 

ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING TECHNICIAN

MANUFACTURING TEST TECHNICIAN

MATERIAL HANDLER

PRODUCT TECHNICIAN

PURCHASING ASSISTANT

SENIOR COMPLAINT SPECIALIST

SENIOR QUALITY SYSTEMS SPECIALIST


SALES
Domestic & International Sales Openings

Employment Type: Full-time
Location: Ventec Life Systems HQ 22002 26th Ave SE, Bothell, WA 98021

Job Description

Ventec is building out a national and international team of best-in-class sales and clinical team members to represent VOCSN globally. The Sales and Clinical Teams partner together to support the introduction of VOCSN to new markets and educate VOCSN users from hospital to home. If you are interested in joining a rapidly growing team that is changing the healthcare industry, submit a resume and cover letter detailing past success and relevant experience introducing a new device.  

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MANUFACTURING ENGINEER
Manufacturing

Employment Type: Full-time
Location: Ventec Life Systems HQ 22002 26th Ave SE, Bothell, WA 98021


Job Description

Develops and improves manufacturing processes by studying product and manufacturing methods.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Evaluates manufacturing processes by designing and conducting research programs; applying knowledge of product design, fabrication, assembly, tooling, and materials; conferring with equipment vendors; soliciting observations from manufacturing technicians
  • Develops manufacturing processes by studying product requirements; researching, designing, modifying, and testing manufacturing methods and equipment; conferring with equipment vendors
  • Improves manufacturing efficiency by analyzing and planning work flow, space requirements, and equipment layout
  • Assures product and process quality by designing testing methods; testing finished- product and process capabilities; establishing standards; confirming manufacturing processes
  • Provides manufacturing decision-making information by calculating production, labor, and material costs; reviewing production schedules; estimating future requirements
  • Prepares product and process reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing information and trends
  • Provides manufacturing engineering information by answering questions and requests
  • Maintains product and company reputation by complying with government regulations
  • Keeps equipment operational by coordinating maintenance and repair services; following manufacturer's instructions and established procedures; requesting special service
  • Maintains product and process data base by writing computer programs; entering data
  • Completes design and development projects by training and guiding manufacturing technicians
  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed

Qualifications

Key qualifications and experience include:

  • Bachelor’s degree in manufacturing, industrial, mechanical, or related engineering field preferred
  • Computer proficient; confident using data analysis programs and Microsoft Suite
  • Experience using CAD (computer aided design) and CAM (computer aided manufacturing) software
  • Experience with lean manufacturing techniques preferred
  • Effective management skills
  • Master problem solver familiar with root cause analysis techniques
  • Minimum of 5+ years’ experience in Manufacturing Engineering, working with quality control systems, preferably in electronics or medical device as well as in a GMP/ISO environment
  • Excellent communication and documentation skills
  • Demonstrated ability to cheerfully work to challenging schedules

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ASSEMBLER
Manufacturing

Employment Type: Full-time
Location: Ventec Life Systems HQ 22002 26th Ave SE, Bothell, WA 98021


Job Description

Perform a wide range of electronic and mechanical assembly operations in a medical device manufacturing environment.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Assemble, align and test complex electro-mechanical assemblies to product diagrams and work instructions in and ESD environment.
  • Work from electronic work instructions, assembly drawings, bill of materials and MRP system
  • Ability to use a variety of small hand tools (torque driver, pliers, cutters and screwdrivers) as well as semi-automated test systems
  • Works under general supervision of the Production Lead
  • Will adhere to “5S” organization and housekeeping requirements
  • Use computer for online timekeeping, electronic routing system, viewing work instructions as well as documenting results in the quality database
  • Assist in other operational areas as needed including receiving, packaging, inventory cycle counts, or other duties as assigned
  • Good manual dexterity with the ability to sit for extended periods of time in a repetitive manufacturing environment

Qualifications

Key qualifications and experience include:

  • High School diploma or general education degree (GED) preferred
  • Knowledge of ESD handling procedures
  • 2-5 years relevant assembly experience
  • FDA/ISO environment assembly experience preferred

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ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING TECHNICIAN
Engineering

Employment Type: Full-time
Location: Ventec Life Systems HQ 22002 26th Ave SE, Bothell, WA 98021


Job Description

The Electrical Engineering Technician will work directly with the Engineering team to support the rapidly growing manufacturing of VOCSN, Ventec's leading product which seamlessly integrates five separate devices including a ventilator, oxygen concentrator, cough assist, suction, and nebulizer into one unified respiratory system.

Key Responsibilities Include:

  • Construct and maintain development platforms consisting of custom printed circuit assemblies, electro-mechanical sub-assemblies, and cable assemblies.
  • Construct electro-mechanical sub-assemblies and cable assemblies from parts kits using proper tools and following assembly/BOM drawings.
  • Troubleshoot and repair digital, analog, and power electronics using basic lab equipment and design documents (e.g., Schematics, BOM, Assy drawings)
  • Troubleshoot and repair leaks in pneumatic sub-assemblies and systems.
  • Organize and maintain engineering lab equipment, tools and supply stocks.
  • Execute and document results of design verification tests following written test procedures.
  • Setup, execute, and record results for ad-hoc engineering tests, building/procuring the necessary equipment, test hardware, cabling and pneumatics/tubing.
  • Use common electrical and mechanical tools and equipment to make and record measurements of critical component/assemblies parameters and characteristics.   

Qualifications

Key qualifications and experience include:

  • Requires a high school diploma or equivalent.
  • 2 year electronics/technician degree, or higher.
  • 5 years min working as an electronics technician in an engineering lab environment.
  • 3 years min working as a mechanical technician or machinist in an engineering or production environment.
  • Preferred, 2 years+ working within a medical device development environment, or other quality system regulated development environments.
  • Working knowledge of using basic electronics test equipment (e.g., oscilloscope, DVM etc.).
  • Ability to solder/repair SMT (down to 0402), fine-pitch, and through-hole components.
  • Knowledgeable of rework/repair techniques and resources for power die  and BGA packages.
  • Working knowledge of electronics workmanship/rework standards (e.g., IPC-610),
  • Competent with Excel and Word.  Experience with Mac OS preferred.
  • Ability to design and build electro-mechanical test fixtures, cable harness.
  • Ability to organize, procure and manage materials for projects (e.g., order kit components from Digi-key, maintain kit in lab),
  • Ability to do light electronic and mechanical design work for test fixtures (e.g., specifying and mounting power/IO connectors/fans/feet, mounting boards, designing/building/routing/tie down cables).
  • Ability to do light machining (e.g., drill/tap holes, customize sheet metal boxes).
  • Excellent communication and documentation skills.
  • Excellent ability to follow written instructions,
  • General mechanical aptitude.
  • Fast learner and self-motivated.
  • Demonstrated ability to work under pressure.

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MANUFACTURING TEST TECHNICIAN 
Manufacturing

Employment Type: Full-time
Location: Ventec Life Systems HQ 22002 26th Ave SE, Bothell, WA 98021


Job Description

Work directly with the manufacturing department in the testing of medical devices, components and manufacturing processes to ensure the product meets specifications and criteria. 

Key Responsibilities Include:

  • Perform duties using regular test equipment in accordance with prescribed procedures, practices and specifications.
  • Follow detailed instructions in a variety of formats (i.e., drawings, schematics, bills of material, internal procedures or some combination thereof), and report work completed within defined systems.
  • Interpret test results and evaluate data with oversight.
  • Understand and meet quality and delivery requirements.
  • Recognize and report problems with quality, processes, equipment and/or materials to Manager of Manufacturing Engineering and may assist with basic troubleshooting.
  • Provide hands-on job function training to coworkers as needed.
  • Maintain a clean and organized work area to facilitate manufacturing best practices.
  • Follow established procedures and protocols with attention to detail in both performing operations and recording results.
  • Follow security, safety and testing procedures for all work performed.
  • Perform tasks to assist other technicians and engineers following instructions.
  • Perform assigned work independently, and maintain a sense of urgency and ownership.

Qualifications

Key qualifications and experience include:

  • Requires a high school diploma or equivalent required
  • 2+ years applicable experience preferably including 6+ months experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Previous experience working in a GMP/ISO regulated environment a plus
  • General mechanical aptitude
  • Strong technical skills
  • Strong communication and documentation skills
  • Excellent ability to follow written and verbal instructions
  • Fast learner and self-motivated
  • Demonstrated ability to work under pressure
  • Work independently as well as in a team environment

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MATERIAL HANDLER 
Manufacturing

Employment Type: Full-time
Location: Ventec Life Systems HQ 22002 26th Ave SE, Bothell, WA 98021


Job Description

Maintains production and distribution of product by pulling orders from inventory; delivering production materials and supplies; receiving incoming materials.

Key Responsibilities Include:

  • Maintains inventory by identifying, labeling, and placing materials and supplies in stock; recording location of inventory.
  • Locates materials and supplies by pulling and verifying materials and supplies listed on production orders.
  • Maintains in-process inventory at work centers by delivering and opening materials and supplies.
  • Documents materials and supplies disposition by recording units delivered and location of units.
  • Receives credit-return material and supplies by verifying materials and supplies code and lot number and quantity; placing materials in stock.
  • Prepares finished stock for shipment by identifying, pulling, packing, loading, and securing product.
  • Documents product shipment by recording units shipped.
  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

Key qualifications and experience include:

  • Requires a high school diploma or equivalent.
  • Minimum of 2+ years’ experience in Material Handling, working with quality control systems, preferably in a medical device or in a GMP/ISO environment.
  • Excellent communication and documentation skills.
  • Excellent ability to follow written instructions
  • General mechanical aptitude
  • Fast learner and self-motivated
  • Demonstrated ability to work under pressure
  • Ability to lift 50 pounds on a regular basis
  • Data Entry Skills

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PRODUCT TECHNICIAN 
Customer Support

Employment Type: Full-time
Location: Ventec Life Systems HQ 22002 26th Ave SE, Bothell, WA 98021


Job Description

Are you looking to apply your technical background to a revolutionary, industry changing, life support device? If yes, then our Product Technician opening at Ventec Life Systems might be just the ticket.  In this role you will be responsible for executing hands on troubleshooting procedures using state of the art diagnostic equipment to test, update, and repair the VOCSN system, our leading product.  If you are looking to work for a first-class medical device company, then apply today!   

Key Responsibilities Include:

  • Take customer calls and convey information on products to customers
  • Handle technical service phone calls to include receive complaints, troubleshoot equipment, diagnose, fix issues all done in a professional manner resulting in positive outcome
  • Manage warranty procedures
  • Interact with multiple service centers calling for parts and potential recall scenarios
  • Maintain effective customer communications and relations
  • Ensure documentation of product issues are thorough, complete and accurate
  • Responsible and accountable for carrying out the requirements of the company's quality system
  • Identify repair issue trends and convey your findings with management
  • Utilize knowledge and hands-on experience to problem solve difficult challenges
  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications

Key qualifications and experience include:

  • Requires a high school diploma or equivalent
  • 5+ years applicable experience
  • Ability to understand regulated environment ISO/FDA medical knowledge
  • Self-driven, individually successful
  • General mechanical aptitude
  • Strong technical skills
  • Excellent communication and documentation skills
  • Excellent ability to follow written and verbal instructions
  • Fast learner
  • Demonstrated ability to work under pressure
  • Willing to travel periodically

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PURCHASING ASSISTANT 
Manufacturing

Employment Type: Full-time
Location: Ventec Life Systems HQ 22002 26th Ave SE, Bothell, WA 98021


Job Description

Are you a stickler for details and thrive on taking on new challenges?  If yes, then this role is for you!  In this newly created role of Purchasing Assistant, you will be the right-hand person to the Purchasing Coordinator, completing important operational duties.  You will also work directly with the Production team to support the rapidly growing manufacturing of VOCSN, Ventec's leading product. If you enjoy being part of a collaborative team, building relationships and making a difference, then we want to hear from you!

Key Responsibilities Include:

  • Determine stock levels by SKU by analyzing usage history, lead time, existing inventory levels, and minimum order quantities
  • Execute and place Purchase Orders (PO) for stocked material through computer system in a timely manner
  • Establish and maintain working relationships with supplying vendors
  • In timely fashion, analyze excess inventory to allow us the opportunity for either receiving a credit or scrap out of the system to reduce cost exposure
  • Provide Production with information on delayed items as they arise, conveying specific order information and updated dates
  • Specify transportation for Inbound Material and Direct Shipments selecting from existing accounts
  • Manage out-of-spec and non-compliant product issues with engineering, inspection, and vendors
  • Monitoring MRO and Consumable inventories and place orders with vendors to support demands
  • Approve vendor invoices and when necessary, research and provide resolution for variances
  • Responsible for keeping purchase order cost up-to-date on vendors and notifying accounting of cost changes as they occur
  • Ensure all paperwork is accurate, up-to-date, and well organized
  • Track orders to ensure on-time delivery
  • Work with team members to answer requisition and PO questions
  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications

Key qualifications and experience include:

  • Requires a high school diploma or equivalent
  • One year of purchasing or similar experience strongly desired
  • Strong organization and attention to detail skills
  • Ability to read, understand, and follow written procedures
  • Strong communication skills with comfort communicating in-person, via email and phone
  • Good working knowledge of the Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, Outlook)
  • Ability to prioritize tasks and work in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to be flexible to changing priorities
  • Desire to grow, take on new responsibilities, and establish yourself on our team

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SENIOR COMPLAINT SPECIALIST 
Quality Assurance

Employment Type: Full-time
Location: Ventec Life Systems HQ 22002 26th Ave SE, Bothell, WA 98021


Job Description

The Senior Complaint Specialist will focus on the complaint handling process. This individual will input complaints into a database system, participate in and coordinate investigations, update files, provide customer responses and ensure timely closure of complaints. The complaint specialist reports to the Director of Quality and Regulatory Compliance.

Key Responsibilities Include:

  • Receive and document complaints
  • Follow up with initial reporters for additional complaint information as required
  • Perform and/or coordinate complaint investigations
  • Works cross functionally to ensure timely complaint closure
  • Determine Medical Device Reporting in accordance with 21 CFR Part 803 Medical Device Reporting and 806 Corrections and Removals, and other international regulatory reporting
  • Create and submit MDRs to regulatory agencies within required timeframes• Maintain the complaint database
  • Provide complaint trending and reporting for Management Review• Identify and lead process improvements
  • Participate in software validation of complaint database
  • Participate in external audits of the complaint process
  • May perform internal audits to verify Ventec’s compliance with procedures
  • Perform other quality and regulatory?related duties as assigned

Qualifications

Key qualifications and experience include:

  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering, life sciences or related field, or equivalent experience
  • At least 5 years of experience required in complaint handling and medical devices
  • Familiarity with electronic quality management systems
  • Experience and understanding of the overall business environment and required regulations including FDA 21 CFR 803/806/820, ISO 13485:2016, SOR/98-282, EU 93/42/EEC, 2017/745 and Japan Ord. 169
  • Ability to build relationships throughout the business and work with cross functional teams
  • Demonstrated ability to manage multiple competing priorities and facilitate projects
  • Must be self-motivated and detail oriented

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SENIOR QUALITY SYSTEMS SPECIALIST 
Quality Assurance

Employment Type: Full-time
Location: Ventec Life Systems HQ 22002 26th Ave SE, Bothell, WA 98021


Job Description

The Senior Quality Systems Specialist will focus on maintaining and improving the QMS for compliance with current and new regulatory requirements. This individual will perform various Quality related functions, and work cross functionally to identify, develop, and implement QMS procedures. This role reports to the Director of Quality and Regulatory Compliance.

Key Responsibilities Include:

  • Identify, develop, and implement QMS improvements for regulatory compliance to MDSAP, EU MDR, and other regulatory standards as needed
  • Manage and/or coordinate corrective and preventive action (CAPA) process to ensure complete documentation and timely closure
  • Develop, implement and manage quality metrics to be trended and report when thresholds have been exceeded
  • Support external audits, including notified body, FDA, electrical safety board, MDSAP
  • Perform/coordinate internal audits and manage response to non-conformances
  • Participate in field action and recall processes, collaborating with cross functional groups
  • Support complaint process, including MDR review/submission, coordinate investigations and corrections, and complaint closure
  • Support other quality and regulatory?related duties as needed; including, but not limited to Document Control, Training, Non-conformance, Service, System Validation
Qualifications

Key qualifications and experience include:

  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering, life sciences or related field, or equivalent experience
  • At least 5-7 years of experience required in medical device industry
  • Experience with internal and external regulatory audits
  • Experience and understanding of the overall business environment and required regulations including FDA 21 CFR 803/806/820, ISO 13485:2016, SOR/98-282, EU 93/42/EEC, 2017/745 and MDSAP
  • Ability to build relationships throughout the business and work with cross functional teams
  • Demonstrated ability to manage multiple competing priorities and facilitate projects
  • Must be self-motivated and detail oriented

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Ventec is an equal employment opportunity employer. Qualified applicants are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or other characteristics protected by law.