C. R. Bard, Inc. Associate Quality Engineer in Covington, Georgia

The Associate Quality Engineer position is located at Bard Medical Division in Covington, GA.

This position performs various quality-engineering functions and associated support tasks in developing knowledge and experience in the areas of Quality Assurance/Document Control/Design Control. This includes working to support Design Control projects as well as other duties in support of the Quality System, Design Control System, Document Control, Manufacturing, and the R&D/Product Development departments.

  • Represents the Corporation, Division and Quality Department in a professional manner.

  • Performs data analytics and creates report presentations for senior management.

  • Analyzes product quality data related to complaints and adverse events.

  • Prepares and presents metric updates on a weekly, monthly and quarterly basis.

  • Prepares metrics related to quality system elements including complaints, field actions and CAPAs.

  • Provides metric support to the product franchise teams.

  • Provides support for Quality Department complaint investigation lab, special projects, and other tasks, as required.

  • Creates and reviews Quality System Documents.

  • Represents Quality by participating on cross-functional teams.

  • Reviews Risk Assessments such as FMEA.

  • Ensures compliance to Department and Division procedures and regulatory requirements.

  • Interfaces with, and provides data and reports, to Bard manufacturing facilities and/or other Division facilities.

  • Minimal travels as required by the above duties and responsibilities.

  • Ability to perform detailed engineering work under direction of a Senior Engineer or Quality Management. May require consultation and direction to complete the essential duties and responsibilities. Demonstrated efficiency in basic applied statistics.

  • Comprehensive knowledge of quality systems and relationship to business.

  • Has fundamental knowledge of spreadsheet validation principles.

  • Ability to participate on teams and maintain positive work environment with those teams.

  • Good communication skills including verbal, technical writing, and presentation capability.

  • Understands basic fundamentals of engineering principles.

  • Ability to effectively manage time.

  • Ability to handle multiple task assignments.

  • Ability to interpret regulations, Corporate, Division and Department procedures.

  • BS. in Engineering, Engineering Technology, or Science a minimum.

  • American Society of Quality (ASQ) certification (CQE, CQA, CQM, etc.), preferred.

  • Minimum 2 years of experience with FDA regulated industry

Employee may be required to sit, bend, stoop, use keyboard, see, talk and hear. May occasionally lift objects of 10 to 25 lbs. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Office and manufacturing environments

  • May include visits to clinical sites or hospitals.

Industry Standard/Category: Associate Quality Engineer/quality

ID: 2017-10607

Career Level: entry level

Relocation: No

External Company Name: C.R. Bard, Inc.

External Company URL: www.crbard.com

C. R. Bard, Inc. (NYSE: BCR) is a leading multinational developer, manufacturer and marketer of innovative, life-enhancing medical technologies in the fields of vascular, urology, oncology and surgical specialty products, employing over 13,000 people around the world. Founded in 1907, we pioneered many devices that are now the cornerstones of modern healthcare.

We expect the highest levels of quality, integrity, service, and innovation from our employees – on the job and in the communities in which we work and live. In return, we foster an environment where individuals are treated with fairness and respect, and feel valued, acknowledged and rewarded. Bard is a M/F, Disabled and Vet EEO/AA Employer.

Be Your Best at Bard – and ultimately, you can have an impact on the lives of people around the world.