Calibration Technician 2
Dexcom, Inc

San Diego, California

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About Dexcom

Founded in 1999, Dexcom, Inc. (NASDAQ: DXCM), develops and markets Continuous Glucose Monitoring (CGM) systems for ambulatory use by people with diabetes and by healthcare providers for the treatment of people with diabetes. The company is the leader in transforming diabetes care and management by providing CGM technology to help patients and healthcare professionals better manage diabetes. Since the company's inception, Dexcom has focused on better outcomes for patients, caregivers, and clinicians by delivering solutions that are best in class - while empowering the community to take control of diabetes. Dexcom reported full-year 2021 revenues of $2.48B, a growth of 27% over 2020. Headquartered in San Diego, California, with additional offices in the Americas, Europe, and Asia Pacific, the company employs over 7,000 people worldwide.

Functional Description: Support Individual Contributor

Performs functions associated with calibration, including working with engineers in set-up and calibration tasks. Uses sophisticated programs to collect and evaluate data. Assist in developing methods and procedures for calibration.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for performing a variety of work functions related to equipment calibration and maintenance of the equipment calibration system. Incumbent may develop written calibration procedures, schedule calibration activities (internal and external), perform equipment calibration and adjustments, ensure proper documentation of calibrations results, and maintain the equipment calibration system. Must be proficient with calibration methodologies, troubleshooting, and adjustments. Support and assist with out-of-tolerance equipment investigations, as necessary.
  • To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to execute each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required.
  • Calibrate equipment such as scales/balances, thermometers, temperature & humidity chambers, dimensional equipment, mass, force, dewpoint, pressure/vacuum, time, velocity, ovens, refrigerators/freezers, differential pressure, etc.
  • Review documentation for accuracy and compliance.
  • Generate reports, records, update histories, and perform data entry in the equipment control system.
  • Calibrate, troubleshoot, and adjust measuring equipment
  • Maintain calibration test equipment, work area, and lab
  • Work with relevant industry guidelines, e.g., ISO-13485, ISO-17025, ISO-10012, CFR 820
  • Use the Microsoft Suite of products: Word, Excel, Outlook, Lucid Charts, etc.
  • Utilize calibration software, e.g., Fluke Metcal, Meteams, National Instrument Calibration Executive suite, SureCal, Vaisala, etc.
  • Follow related SOPs, cGMPs, and industry practices
  • Work in a cleanroom environment
  • Work in an EPA (ESD) controlled environment.

Required Qualifications:
  • Experience in Calibrating equipment such as scales/balances, thermometers, temperature & humidity chambers, dimensional equipment, mass, force, dewpoint, pressure/vacuum, time, velocity, ovens, refrigerators/freezers, differential pressure, etc.
  • Review documentation for accuracy and compliance.
  • Generate reports, records, update histories, and perform data entry in the equipment control system.
  • Calibrate, troubleshoot, and adjust measuring equipment
  • Maintain calibration test equipment, work area, and lab
  • Work with relevant industry guidelines, e.g., ISO-13485, ISO-17025, ISO-10012, CFR 820
  • Use the Microsoft Suite of products: Word, Excel, Outlook, Lucid Charts, etc.
  • Utilize calibration software, e.g., Fluke Metcal, Meteams, National Instrument Calibration Executive suite, SureCal, Vaisala, etc.
  • Follow related SOPs, cGMPs, and industry practices
  • Work in a cleanroom environment
  • Work in an EPA (ESD) controlled environment.

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Previous work experience in an FDA or regulated industry
  • Experience working with GMP practices
  • Calibration Technician Certification (CCT) and/or industry Technical Certification is preferred.
  • Calibration database management and navigation experience, Blue Mountain (RAM) Software is preferred.
  • Knowledge of ESD principles

Experience and Education Requirements:
  • High School diploma/certificate or equivalent.
  • Typically requires a minimum of 3-5 years of related experience

Language Skills:
  • Must be able to communicate effectively in English.
  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.
  • Ability to write routine reports and correspondence.
  • Ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of organization.

Functional Description

Performs functions associated with quality control and quality assurance operations, including working with engineers in set-up and calibration tasks and carrying out rework and quality assurance procedures related to production or operations. Uses sophisticated programs to collect and evaluate data to assist in assessing and documenting results of quality assurance and control processes. Determines and may assist in developing methods and procedures for quality assurance and control. Works with engineers in conducting experiments.

Functional/Business Knowledge

  • Moderate understanding of general job aspects and some understanding of the detailed aspects of the job.
  • Applies acquired job and company knowledge of policies and procedures to complete semi-routine tasks.

Scope

  • Work at this level requires following standardized methods and under immediate supervision on assignments that are semi-routine in nature.
  • Follows pre-established guidelines and procedures with minimal choice as to method of performance of the work.
  • Has contact with employees at other levels within the company. Information exchanged is generally non-complex.

Judgement

  • Normally follows established procedures on routine work, requires instructions only on new assignments.
  • Works under close supervision.

Management

  • N/A

Field Sales

  • N/A

Experience and Education

  • Typically requires a minimum of 2-4 years of related experience and a High School diploma/certificate or equivalent.

If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request a reasonable accommodation as part of the employment selection process, please contact Dexcom Talent Acquisition at talentacquisition@dexcom.com.

An Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. Dexcom's AAP may be viewed upon request by contacting Talent Acquisition at talentacquisition@dexcom.com.

View the OFCCP's Pay Transparency Non Discrimination Provision at this link.

UnitedHealthcare creates and publishes the Machine-Readable Files on behalf of Dexcom. To link to the Machine-Readable Files, please click on the URL provided: https://transparency-in-coverage.uhc.com/.

To all Staffing and Recruiting Agencies: Our Careers Site is only for individuals seeking a job at Dexcom. Only authorized staffing and recruiting agencies may use this site or to submit profiles, applications or resumes on specific requisitions. Dexcom does not accept unsolicited resumes or applications from agencies. Please do not forward resumes to the Talent Acquisition team, Dexcom employees or any other company location. Dexcom is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes/applications.


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