Technical Service Engineer (Columbus OH and surrounding areas) at Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals in Cleveland, Ohio

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Job Title

Technical Service Engineer (Columbus OH and surrounding areas)


JR000011472 Technical Service Engineer (Columbus OH and surrounding areas) (Open)


Field Based Location - USA082

Additional Locations

Cleveland, OH

Job Description


Mallinckrodt's Critical Care Therakos Systems is a global leader in advancing the science of extracorporeal photopheresis (ECP). As we look to drive the next phase of Therakos' growth, we are seeking to expand our team with talented leaders and professionals. Mallinckrodt offers a range of opportunities to work and grow in an organization built around innovation and centered on patients.

The Technical ServiceEngineer will be responsible for maintaining, repairing and servicing Therakos equipment in an assigned geography. On-going training and support will be provided. Therakos System is positioned to grow and the service organization will be required to mirror that growth with customer support.

Essential Functions

  • The incumbent will provide direct on-site assistance to Mallinckrodt's Critical Care Therakos customers within assigned geography and other area's as needed.

  • Will have the ability to work in a hospital environment, mainly within large academic hospital outpatient areas.

  • Manage instrument installations in conjunction with the clinical service team, territory manager and the customer.

  • Responsible for managing service operations to meet or exceed key performance indicators (KPIs) established by management; this includes oversight of third party provider, who performs most of service activities including scheduled preventative maintenance, upgrades on hardware and software, and basic unscheduled repairs on Therakos systems.

  • Troubleshoot technical problems with the Therakos instruments including working collaboratively to assist other engineers when help is needed.

  • Timely and accurate completion of documentation, as required by SOP.

  • Ensure compliance with regulatory and health care compliance guidelines, and company policies.

  • This position will require frequent travel within assigned territory (and sometimes outside assigned area).

  • Responsible for troubleshooting problems related to field complaint activity, determining the level of complexity, identifying and understanding situations, opportunities, initiatives and takes appropriate action to ensure resolution in a timely manner.

  • Provide real-time telephone technical support to hospital or clinical based biomedical engineers and third party service engineers.

  • Co-travel with third party engineers to enhance skills and evaluate performance.

  • Communicate with customers via phone, email to arrange service/repair calls.

  • Confirm resolution of technical support complaints/issues and provide follow-up as appropriate to the reporter.

  • Keep abreast of new company products and services, providing technical expertise and end user input as required.

  • Work with management on customer service initiatives.

  • Provide technical feedback to customers upon request

  • Significant travel, some overnight (up to 70%), could be last minute.

Minimum Requirements

Education / Experience / Skills:


Bachelor's degree preferred in medical technology, biomedical engineering or related field. Technical certificates considered.


Minimum of 2 or more years' experience in maintenance of equipment, preferably in the field of Medical Devices


Preferred Skills/Qualifications:

Familiarity with Quality Systems and ISO regulations - (cGMP, ISO) Basic computer skills with proficiency in Microsoft office applications

Writing skill necessary to effectively communicate technical /clinical information to others

Verbal skills to clearly and concisely communicate information to customers

Experience with SAP, Master Control or like database.

Computer literacy is required

Strong customer focus and teamwork aptitude with well-developed interpersonal, communication and listening skills

Analytical and technical mind-set with demonstrated troubleshooting skills Ability to handle multiple activities, with flexibility to adapt to urgent situations

Must be capable of individual initiative to prioritize and coordinate service activities and travels with direct colleagues

Organize and express ideas clearly - both verbal and written Enthusiastic, dedicated and committed approach to work

Experience in a regulated, and/or global environment is highly desired.

Sound organizational and prioritization skills

Ability to work with and establish solid relationships with diverse groups of individuals both inside and outside of the organization.

Ability to work effectively with multi-functional teams

Organizational Relationship/Scope:

Will interface regularly with several functional areas within the company, including but not limited to, Customer Care, Service and Support, R&D Engineering, Sustaining Engineering, Sales, Marketing, andMedical Affairs teams (CS, MSL)

Working Conditions:

Home office working conditions. Significant travel may be necessary for servicing customer needs