- 20-Jan-2016 to 28-Feb-2017 (EST)
- US Operations
- Portsmouth, NH, USA
- Full Time
Comprehensive benefits plan
This position is responsible for the investigation, repair and/or upgrade of Novocure devices within the Portsmouth, NH facility reporting to the US Service Manager. This includes contributing to & maintaining service procedures and work instructions as they pertain to the US Operations.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Contribute to and maintain Service Department's procedures, work instructions
Investigate, repair and/or upgrade of Novocure devices as required
Document service actions by completing forms, reports, logs, and records.
Maintain calibration and/or verification status of Service Test Fixtures.
3 to 5 years' experience working in a service group for a medical device manufacturer.
Knowledge of FDA and ISO standards for Medical Devices
Trained as a Specialist of J-STD-001 or IPC-7711/7721.
Ability to perform leaded and lead free soldering.
High school diploma or equivalent
Must have good written and oral communication skills
Must be able to work in a team environment, execute responsibilities with minimal direct supervision, and have a high attention to detail
Ability to multi-task, perform efficiently, and independently
Good mechanical aptitude
Basic understanding of schematics and diagrams
Ability to use basic electronic and digital trouble shooting devices to include Digital Multi-meters (DMMs)
Ability to learn testing and troubleshooting of medical devices involving specialized and generic test equipment and software diagnostic tools.
Ability to use hand and power tools safely and effectively.
Knowledge of ESD protocols and practices
ESD practices in designated areas
Open warehouse environment
Novocure is a private commercial-stage oncology company dedicated to the advancement of tumor treating fields TTF therapy for patients with solid tumors. TTF therapy is an innovative antimitotic treatment that attempts to slow or reverse tumor progression by inducing tumor cell death.
Our company pioneered the concept that the electric properties of cells can be used as an effective target for an anti-neoplastic therapy. Founded by Professor Yoram Palti in 2000, Novocure has grown to become a global organization with employees in six countries. We have been fortunate throughout our expansion to attract a world class team with a shared passion to provide cancer patients with a new treatment option.
Novocure's US operations are based in Portsmouth, NH. The Global Commercialization Team is located in New York City and the company maintains a research facility in Haifa, Israel.