Associate Engineer

  • Location
    Ottawa, Ontario
  • Job type
  • Category
    Engineering - Bio-Medical

Adecco is currently hiring for an Associate Engineer for our Medical Manufacturing client in Ottawa West. This is a 1-year contract opportunity offering full time hours, Monday – Friday. The salary for this position will be determined based on education and experience.

Our client is a diversified health care innovator with a legacy of pioneering work in medical diagnostics and devices. They are dedicated to advancing innovative with patient diagnostic technology to improve patient care and system efficiency by fundamentally changing the way health care professionals process patients through their system.

Position Overview:

Work as an individual contributor within the Product Engineering team with a focus on semi-annual calibration of chemistry and blood gas sensors, control fluid value assignment and related root cause investigations and implementation of corrective and preventative actions.


  • Support and execute semi-annual sensor calibration of the Chemistry and Blood Gas tests in the i-STAT System for Global Software Releases.
  • Support control fluid value assignment testing, analysis and determination of fluid targets for internal and external (customer) use.
  • Investigate non-conformances/potential non-conformance to identify root cause and corrective/preventative actions for implementation related to sensor  calibration, value assignment or interference testing.
  • Develop and deliver communications/status updates on investigations within and outside Product Engineering.
  • Design and execute experiments and analyze/interpret data to drive to root cause.
  • Create verification, validation and engineering file protocols and reports consistent with the Quality System.
  • Independently execute assigned tasks by applying standard engineering theories, concepts and techniques.
  • Collaborate cross functionally with individuals and teams from Operations, Project management, Supply Chain, Manufacturing Engineering, Chemistry, Quality leads and R&D.
  • Required Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Science or Engineering
  • 1-3 years in a relevant engineering or technical role is preferred.
  • Experience with statistics and data analysis tools. Experience with SAS JMP and Minitab is preferred. Ability to apply mathematical concepts and statistics.
  • Demonstrated understanding of non-conformance & CAPA and experience documenting quality reports in an electronic system adhering to quality system requirements.
  • Experience writing validations and verifications and  FMEA.
  • Experience with GMP and working in an ISO and FDA regulated environment is an asset.
  • Experience with LEAN Six Sigma manufacturing principles is an asset.
  • Experience in a manufacturing environment is considered an important asset
  • Excellent organizational and planning. Project management experience is an asset.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills and ability to interact effectively with all levels in the organization.
  • Demonstrated initiative and problem-solving skills; critical thinking and analytical skills; Very strong investigational skills, drive to understand and solve problems;
  • Ability to design experiments, analyze and interpret data, and document conclusions;
  • Ability to collaborate effectively with multidisciplinary team members, and work independently;
  • Willingness to work in labs, manufacturing areas, and office environments;
  • Propensity for continuous learning and experimentation.
  • Effective at dealing with a variety of people and understanding/communicating their requirements.
  • Self-directed, proactive and not easily discouraged.
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