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QA Technician IV

Req ID:  2559

Working Location: Nationwide 

Are you looking for a company that cares about people’s lives and health, including yours? At Olympus, we help make people’s lives healthier, safer and more fulfilling, every day. 
Let’s inspire healthier lives, together.

Job Description

This position is responsible for supporting the QA system and quality improvements primarily in the area of, but not limited to calibration of equipment tools and jigs.


This position will be responsible for managing the performance of external calibration suppliers and internal calibration activities for the Bartlett Manufacturing, Bartlett Service and Repair and San Jose Service and Repair facilities.  Activities may also include but not necessarily limited to: (1) performing daily inspection and testing of medical instruments, sub-assemblies and parts (2) perform data collection and reporting activities assist with data entry and other daily departmental trending responsibilities (3) maintaining and performing material dispositions and claims functions (4) developing and maintaining defect reporting data collection and analysis (5) conducting routine and periodic product and process audits. 


This position will partner with onsite quality assurance management to utilize quality assurance technician and engineering personnel to successfully complete calibration activities.

Job Duties

 * Ensure completion of all calibration activities on time limiting production downtime. 


* Responsible for the accuracy, compliance, maintenance, and updates of the calibration system records. Including reporting to upper management on the ongoing status of calibration work.


* Coordination for both onsite and offsite calibration of tools jigs and equipmen, including scheduling with our contracted calibration supplier and arranging calibration for non-contract items.  


* Overseeing the shipping, receiving, inventorying and distribution of calibrated items.


* Complete of Non-Conformance Reporting for lost, out of tolerance or expired calibrated tools, equipment, and jigs.


* Manage periodic audits of calibrated items. 


* Create purchase orders and report invoices for calibration services.


* As needed, support normal quality assurance activities such as the inspection and testingof medical instruments sub-assemblies and parts.


* Additionally, this position will perform daily quality assurance responsibilities such as performing quality assessment and testing of medical instruments, sub-assemblies, and parts. 


* All other essential duties as directed.

Job Requirements



* High school graduate or equivalent. Two-year Associate or Technical degree preferred.


* Minimum of 3 years of Quality Assurance experience or equivalent inspection experience.




 * Excellent interpersonal and teamwork skills.


* Strong knowledge of development methodologies and problem-solving skill.

We realize work isn’t just a job to you.

It’s a big part of your life, but not the only part. That’s why we offer competitive salaries, a robust 401(k) program, annual bonus program and comprehensive medical benefits, as well as tuition reimbursement, flexible schedules, parental and adoption leave, on-site services and Colleague Affinity Networks — so you can be ready for where life can take you.

Olympus is passionate about the solutions it creates for the medical, life sciences, and industrial equipment industries, as well as cameras and audio products. For more than 100 years, Olympus has focused on making people’s lives healthier, safer and more fulfilling by helping detect, prevent, and treat disease, furthering scientific research, ensuring public safety, and capturing images of the world.

Olympus’ Medical business uses innovative capabilities in medical technology, therapeutic intervention, and precision manufacturing to help healthcare professionals deliver diagnostic, therapeutic, and minimally invasive procedures to improve clinical outcomes, reduce overall costs, and enhance the quality of life for patients. Olympus’ Medical portfolio includes endoscopes, laparoscopes, and video imaging systems, as well as surgical energy devices, system integration solutions, medical services, and a wide range of endotherapy instruments for endoscopic and therapeutic applications. For more information, visit

Olympus…True To You. True To Society. True To LIFE.

It is the policy of Olympus to extend equal employment and advancement opportunity to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, national origin (including language use restrictions), citizenship status, religious creed (including dress and grooming practices), age, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, medical conditions related to pregnancy, childbirth and/or breastfeeding), gender, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, marital status, disability (physical or mental) and/or a medical condition, genetic information, ancestry, veteran status or service in the uniformed services, and any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local law.

Posting Notes: || United States (US) || Tennessee (US-TN) || Bartlett || 

Job Segment: Technician, Maintenance, Engineer, QA, Quality Assurance, Technology, Manufacturing, Engineering, Quality

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