Instrument Technician - 2nd shift in Oro Valley, AZ at Apex Life Sciences

Date Posted: 3/14/2018

Job Snapshot

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    Health Care
  • Experience:
    1 to 3 years
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Job Description

Apex Life Sciences is seeking an energetic Instrument Technician to work for a large International Medical Device Company.  A team of experienced professionals will guide you through projects amid a beautiful facility with many amenities and mountains views.


  • Testing of company products following documented procedures to assure conformance to specifications and standards, completing written records of work done, and identifying and documenting non-conformances in piece parts, assemblies and test results.
  • Troubleshoot routine test failures to the subassembly level, consulting with more experienced technicians as needed.
  • Responsibilities may also include assembly of Company products.
  • Reads and follows assembly drawings, test procedures and other written instructions.
  • Strips and crimps wires, and assembles into electrical connectors.
  • Identifies defects and non-conforming parts and performs in-process inspections.
  • Completes appropriate manufacturing forms accurately, to include fan charts, hour, hour charts.
  • Troubleshoots routine test failures to the subassembly level. -
  • Monitors work to ensure quality, and continuously promote Quality First Time.  


  • Associates degree in electronics, electrical engineering, or other technical field. Experience: 1-3 years related experience and/or training. OR equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Read and understand electrical, mechanical, and pneumatic schematics ,assembly drawing and work procedures.
  • Use of test equipment; for example, digital voltmeter and precision weight scale
  • Use of hand tools; for example, screwdrivers, wrenches, nut-drivers and ruler
  • Accurately recognize non-conforming test results
  • Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions.
  • Ability, with training, to use PC-based applications such as the Intranet, Adobe Acrobat, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel and Oracle to view assembly and test instructions and to create work records.
  • Communicate the theory of operation for systems under test
  • Ability to accurately calculate and use fractions, percentages, ratios, and proportions in practical situations.
  • Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists.
  • Interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.

***For immediate consideration, please email your updated resume to with 'Instrument Technician' in the subject line.