Technician - Quality Control in Chaska, Minnesota at Beckman Coulter Diagnostics

Date Posted: 8/10/2018

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Job ID: BEC012038

About Us

At Beckman Coulter, we are dedicated to advancing and optimizing the laboratory. For more than 80 years, we have been a trusted partner for laboratory professionals, helping to advance scientific research and patient care. We do challenging work on a global scale, and are invested in growing our associates’ careers. We embrace continuous improvement, and are passionate about moving science and healthcare forward.

We have a vital role at Beckman Coulter: our focus on innovation, reliability and efficiency has led us to become the partner of choice for clinical, research and industrial customers all over the world.

Beckman Coulter is a Danaher company, operating in two industries: Diagnostics and Life Sciences. 

Beckman Coulter is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, gender, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other characteristic protected by law.

All employment offers are contingent upon successful completion of our pre-employment drug screening and background/criminal check.
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The primary purpose of the Supplier Quality Technician position is to ensure purchased components conform to specified requirements using established engineering procedures and quality control principles.

Key Responsibilities:

•Coordinate and perform incoming inspection activities

•Mechanically inspect product dimensional variables using automated and manual measurement methods and machines. 

•Identify non-conforming product and initiate associated non-conformance documentation

•Participate in gage capability studies (Gage R&R), design of experiments, process tests, or other Quality Engineering directed projects

•Provide component dimensional analysis to assist engineers in failure investigations

•Support Quality Engineering directed improvement projects

•Support engineering and purchasing with new parts approval/first article inspection

•Identify improvements in work instructions

•Perform data analysis to identify and independently resolve adverse trends

Job Requirements


•High school degree with 2+ years of relevant experience.
•Must have the ability to follow written instructions, and possess an attention to detail with a high degree of accuracy. 
•Act independently within department guidelines and prioritize work assignments to complete on a timely basis. 
•Must be able to communicate effectively, have strong teamwork skills, maintain motivation and focus on assigned tasks

Danaher Corporation Overview

Danaher is a global science & technology innovator committed to helping our customers solve complex challenges and improve quality of life worldwide. Our world class brands are leaders in some of the most demanding and attractive industries, including life sciences, medical diagnostics, dental, environmental and applied solutions. Our globally diverse team of 67,000 associates is united by a common culture and operating system, the Danaher Business System, which serves as our competitive advantage. We generated $18.3B in revenue last year. We are ranked #162 on the Fortune 500 and our stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by more than 1,200% over 20 years.
At Danaher, you can build a career in a way no other company can duplicate. Our brands allow us to offer dynamic careers across multiple industries. We’re innovative, fast-paced, results-oriented, and we win. We need talented people to keep winning. Here you’ll learn how DBS is used to shape strategy, focus execution, align our people, and create value for customers and shareholders. Come join our winning team.