QE Technician II - Menlo Park - job 745568

Abbott Laboratories

Date: 05/04/2021

City: Menlo Park, California

Employment type: Full-time

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 109,000 colleagues serve people in more than 160 countries.

About Abbott

Structural Heart Business Mission: why we exist

Our business purpose is to restore health and improve quality of life through the design and provision of device and management solutions for the treatment of structural heart disease.

We aim to lead the markets we serve by requiring the solutions we offer customers provide an improved benefit/risk profile as compared to existing standards of care; a performance threshold that by definition, guides and ensures the productive output of our engineering, business development, and clinical research efforts result in outcomes that advance the standard of care.


Responsible for implementing and maintaining the effectiveness of the quality system.

  • CAPA:

    • Provides inputs to facilitate CAPA investigations as required.

    • Investigates standard non-conformances.

    • Supports process monitoring, trending activities and investigations.

  • Communications - Communicate and collaborate effectively within team.

  • Documentation - Maintain relevant documents and records.

  • Support clean room manufacturing activities and quality decision making and respond to unplanned events as required.

  • 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.

  • Comply with Abbott Quality System (QS) requirements.

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

  • Training - Undertake all trainings and reviews as required.

  • Testing DF - No testing in QA: Complete Quality testing as appropriate for products per procedures and review all data to determine conformance with specifications.

  • 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.

    • Keep abreast of the standards that regulate our industry.

    • Participate and take all trainings and reviews as requested.

    • 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.

  • Accountability:

    • 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.



  • High school diploma or GED required.


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


At Abbott, you can have a good job that can grow into a great career. We offer:

  • Training and career development
    , with onboarding programs for new employees and tuition assistance

  • Financial security
    through competitive compensation, incentives and retirement plans

  • Health care and well-being programs
    including medical, dental, vision, wellness and occupational health programs

  • Paid time off

  • 401(k)
    retirement savings with a generous company match

  • The stability of a company
    with a record of strong financial performance and history of being actively involved in local communities

Learn more about our benefits that add real value to your life to help you live fully: http://www.abbottbenefits.com/pages/candidate.aspx

Follow your career aspirations to Abbott for diverse opportunities with a company that provides the growth and strength to build your future. Abbott is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to employee diversity.

Connect with us at www.abbott.com, on Facebook at www.facebook.com/Abbott and on Twitter @AbbottNews and @AbbottGlobal.

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