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Senior Electrical Technician (Interventional Urology)


Minneapolis, US

Job Family:  Research & Development
Country/Region:  United States
Senior Electrical Technician (Interventional Urology) 

Coloplast has an exciting opportunity for a Senior Electrical Technician to join our growing Interventional Urology team. We are looking for someone who will be able to:


  • Performs complicated and advanced tests requiring judgment in determining work methods, interpreting test results and writing clear and accurate test result reports
  • May build and test electrical prototypes/circuits/test fixtures, basic mechanical models and assemblies or perform difficult analysis requiring knowledge of scientific and/or laboratory techniques
  • Perform failure analysis and trouble shooting of prototypes, products and equipment
  • Work with engineers to refine test protocols and procedures
  • Works closely with Business Development Directors, engineers, scientists and technical managers to convert internally generated “ideas” into tangible prototypes useable for demonstration, assessment and evaluation
  • Coordinate prototypes and testing with outside shops and labs
  • Prepare prototypes for a variety of tests and participate in related data collection
  • Design, assemble and operate custom test fixtures and equipment
  • Maintain an organized lab and shop.  Source necessary lab equipment
  • Conform with Coloplast Code of Conduct and all local Compliance Standards
  • Conform with Coloplast Q/EHS Policy
  • Other duties as assigned


Basic Qualifications

  • 5+ years industrial experience as a technician in medical device, technology, or other machine shop/lab environment
  • Associates degree in electrical engineering
  • Working knowledge of standard electrical tests and test equipment such as: voltmeters, power supplies, oscilloscopes, etc
  • Working knowledge of automated test systems such as LabView
  • General electrical and mechanical assembly training or experience including work under the microscope
  • General knowledge of engineering CAD systems including schematic capture and PC layout tools
  • Ability to perform basic statistical analyses on test data



  • Strong technical skills in subject matter area of expertise
  • Self-motivated with an ability to work independently in a multi-tasking environment
  • Ambitious and results oriented
  • Good communicator across organizational levels, functions, and companies
  • Basic PC skills including Windows, Excel, and Word


Pursuing an ambitious growth agenda, Coloplast develops and markets products and services that make life easier for people with intimate healthcare needs. Employing about 12,000 people and with products available in more than 143 countries, we are one of the world´s leading medical device companies. We are constantly growing our business and always looking for new ways to move forward – we explore, learn and look for new ways of doing things.


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Nearest Major Market: Minneapolis

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