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Calibration Coordinator

Company: Philips
Location: Bothell
Posted on: January 15, 2022

Job Description:

Job TitleCalibration CoordinatorJob DescriptionEffective Tuesday, January 4, 2022, all U.S.-based employees are required to be fully vaccinated against COVID as a condition of employment at Philips*. Employees may request a reasonable accommodation.If you are a Colorado resident and this role is a field-based or remote role, you may be eligible to receive additional information about the compensation and benefits for this role, which we will provide upon request. You may contact 888-367-7223, option 5, for assistance.

  • Montana employees are currently excluded from this requirement at this time.Philips is a global leader in health technology, committed to improving billions of lives worldwide and striving to make the world healthier and more sustainable through innovation. Driven by the vision of a better tomorrow.But it's not just what we do, it's who we are. We are 80,000, wonderfully unique individuals, with two things in common: An unwavering sense of purpose and a relentless determination to deliver on our customers' needs. It's what inspires us to create meaningful solutions - the kind that make a real difference - when it matters most.The world and our customers' needs are changing faster than ever before and while we are proud of what we do already, we know we can do more. That's why we need you, to help us tackle increasingly complex challenges posed by ever evolving health and well-being needs.In this role, you have the opportunity to make life betterLooking at the challenges the world is facing today, Philips' purpose has never been more relevant. So, whatever your role, if you share our passion for helping others, you'll be working towards creating a better and fairer future for all.This role supports the Metrology functions. Under general guidance, will perform highly complex administrative and basic technical duties associated with the calibration of equipment both in-house and outsourced.You are part of
    • The execution of the equipment calibrations program (reporting) of all manufacturing, maintenance, facility and laboratory equipment. Including:
      • Maintenance of Calibration Schedule
      • Operation and use of various calibration standards (primary and secondary)
      • Responsible for adjusting calibration variables when deemed necessary.
      • Maintenance of and accuracy of all records relative to calibrations.
      • Coordinates outsourcing of calibration services.
      • Troubleshoot and support the resolution of Quality issues such as non-conformance reports (QNs) and CAPAs for equipment out-of-tolerance. Ensure investigations are adequate, accurate, complete, and on time. Coordinates the disposition of non-conforming material.
      • Cost reduction projects
      • Improve general procedures of calibration activities.
      • Create or modify work instructions for calibration procedures.
      • Prepare documentation and reports; prepare calibration certificates, data reports, and written recommendations for department heads and upper management.
      • Participates in internal and external audits (if needed).
      • Meet departmental metrics.
      • May assist with daily management board activities including input to data.
      • Support lean initiatives and contributes to continuous improvement and complete QEKs.
      • Escalates issues to direct manager.
      • Performing other duties as required.To succeed in this role, you'll need a customer-first attitude and the following
        • Technical degree in electronic/electrical/mechanical engineering preferred.
        • 1+ years' experience in quality measuring laboratories or quality/operations
        • Basic knowledge/exposure to quality systems for medical devices, preferred.
        • Prior experience in working in a manufacturing or warehouse related environment, preferred.
        • Measurement skills - understand base units of the International System of Units; calculate and convert derived units, apply multipliers to convert values; and apply various types of measurement standards (such as primary, reference, intrinsic, etc.) depending on the situation.
        • Mathematical knowledge - proficiency in applied and technical mathematics, including probability; statistical inference; concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios, and proportions, is required to calculate uncertainty in measurement
        • Troubleshooting aptitude - troubleshooting skills to determine the reasons why measurements and test results are not within the expected range
        • Analytical ability - capability to analyze raw data, extract key information, and draw logical conclusions about data to analyze test results, make recommendations, and apply innovative solutions to complex problems.
        • Communication skills - excellent verbal and written communication skills to convey information related to standards, protocols, equipment, and safety.US work authorization is a precondition of employment. The company will not consider candidates who require sponsorship for a work-authorized visa.Company relocation benefits will not be provided for this position. For this position, you will reside in or within commuting distance to Bothell, WAIn return, we offer youOur benefits can be found here: we work at PhilipsOur newly adopted hybrid work concept fuses flexibility with collaboration to deliver great outcomes for our people and our customers. We are embracing an approach wherein we spend more time together than apart - which for full-time employees translates to an average of at least 3 days working from the office and up to 2 days from home - for our hybrid roles.Hybrid work flexibility means people can meet the changing demands of work and home in the most balanced, productive, and healthy way.Our hybrid working model is defined in 3 ways:We believe in the importance of impactful collaboration: There's a certain energy when everyone's in the same room that can heighten idea generation and creative friction needed for problem-solving.We embrace flexibility: Choosing where, when, and how to work can vary according to task and team schedules. Flexibility isn't office or online, it means choosing the space that works best for you, your teams, and our customers on a case-by-case basis.We want to be at our best: The way we work, and our workspaces are designed to support our well-being, offer career advancement opportunities, and enable us to be at our best.Why should you join Philips?Working at Philips is more than a job. It's a calling to create a healthier society through meaningful work, focused on innovative, customer-first health technology solutions. Help us improve the health and well-being of billions of people, every year. Ultimately creating a career that no one could have planned for. Even you.Visit our careers website to explore what it's like working at Philips, read stories from our employee blog, find information about our recruitment process and answers to some frequently asked questions.It is the policy of Philips to provide equal employment and advancement opportunities to all colleagues and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, religion, gender, pregnancy/childbirth, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability or perceived disability, genetic information, citizenship, veteran or military status or a person's relationship or association with a protected veteran, including spouses and other family members, marital or domestic partner status, or any other category protected by federal, state and/or local laws.As an equal opportunity employer, Philips is committed to a diverse workforce. In order to ensure reasonable accommodation for individuals protected by Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Vietnam Veterans' Readjustment Act of 1974, and Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, applicants that require accommodation in the job application process may contact 888-367-7223, option 5, for assistance.Equal Employment and Opportunity Employer/Disabled/Veteran#LI-PH1

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