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Open Positions

The following is a list of currently available employment opportunities with Utah Medical Products, Inc.®. UTMD is actively seeking individuals to fill these positions and encourages those who qualify to submit their application.

To apply for one of these positions, see the How To Apply page for instruction on sending in your resume and cover letter.

Please submit your resume and cover letter to careers@utahmed.com. If none of these positions match what you are looking for, you may still submit your resume and cover letter. Your information will be kept in the UTMD human resource database. The next time a position opens up, UTMD looks for potential matches in this file before beginning a wider search.

You are also encouraged to return to this page often, since the listing is continually updated.

 

OPEN POSITIONS

  • Assembly/Manufacturing Operators - Midvale, Utah

Job Duties:

1. Performs component assembly, sub-assembly, inspection, testing and packaging tasks consistent with written procedures and work station assignments.
2. Operates equipment and machines as needed for production, testing, and packaging of parts.
3. Keeps simple records as prescribed.
4. Complies with quality assurance guidelines, including maintaining cleanliness.
5. Additional responsibilities may be assigned by supervisor or management to assist in the manufacturing process.


Requirements:

1. Basic math skills (add, subtract, multiply and divide in specified units of measure)
2. Ability to apply common sense to carry out simple one- or two-step instructions.
3. Ability to read, understand and follow manufacturing procedures pertaining to job function.
4. Ability to consistently be at work when scheduled, and work constructively with others.


Multiple positions available. If you are interested in this job and meet the requirements requested, please fill out an application (applications are available at the north reception desk).

Utah Medical Products, Inc.
7043 South 300 West
Midvale, UT 84047
801-566-1200

  • Accounts Payable Clerk - Midvale, Utah

Job Responsibilities:

1. Enter vendor invoices accurately and efficiently into accounts payable system.
2. Ensure all required documentation is present and properly matched.
3. Ensure all invoices are paid within vendor terms and available discounts are taken.
4. Answer vendor inquiries professionally and in a timely manner.
5. Review statements from vendors for missing invoices.
6. Assist with preparation/retrieval of required accounts payable documentation for annual audit.
7. Prepare and file unclaimed property reports accurately and on time.
8. Prepare deposit of checks received daily.
9. Prepare and file annual 1099’s accurately and by date required.
10. Any other responsibilities and special projects assigned by supervisor.

Skills Required:

1. Proficient in Microsoft Word and Excel.
2. Able to work with minimal supervision.
3. Must be detail oriented.
4. Basic knowledge of accounting helpful.
5. Must be able to work to tight deadlines.
6. Good customer service skills a must.
7. Experience is preferred but not required.



  • Cost Accountant - Midvale, Utah

Job Responsibilities:

1. Assign accounts receivable collection priorities to ensure timely collections and excellent customer service. This position serves as back-up to the Accounts Receivable specialist for customer calls, sales tax returns, etc.
2. Ensure accuracy of cost accounting system to include processing of standard cost changes.
3. Perform month-end closing duties including review of international subsidiaries to ensure accuracy of financial statements.
4. Prepare draft of financial statements on a monthly and quarterly basis.
5. Process and track capital expenditure projects and fixed asset inventory.
6. Prepare various journal entries and balance sheet reconciliations.
7. Perform internal audits to ensure compliance with company policy.
8. Ensure compliance with sales tax laws of various jurisdictions.
9. Special projects as assigned by the Principal Financial Officer.

Job Skill Requirements:

1. Strong analytical and computer skills.
2. Detail-oriented, hard working, and ability to learn quickly.
3. Willingness to accept additional duties as needed.

Education:

1. Bachelor’s degree (Accounting preferred).



  • Supply Chain Buyer and Planner - Midvale, Utah

Job Duties:

1. Negotiates with suppliers and sub-contractors to achieve optimal price and deliveries of required materials and services. Obtains management approval for any price increases.
2. Consults with Engineering, Product Development, Quality Assurance, Production and other departments, as needed, to locate and qualify suppliers of required materials and services. Obtains management approval for purchase commitments with suppliers who are not approved vendors.
3. Generates accurate and reliable master production schedules based on forecast information, production yields, capacity data and inventory plans.
4. Uses computer-generated MRP reports to create and execute purchase orders and work orders, and modifies, reschedules and cancels them when required.
5. Works with production supervisors, Q.C. specialists and manufacturing engineers to respond to capacity, materials, manpower and quality problems in production areas that may affect schedule integrity.
6. May assist with quarterly and/or annual inventory control activities.
7. Accesses the Company database to make changes to the Master Production Schedule. Obtains management approval for schedules which exceed forecast requirements.
8. Works well with others.
9. Attends work on all scheduled work days and during scheduled work hours, except where otherwise permitted by immediate supervisor or management, in compliance with company attendance policy. Follows all other company policies and procedures, as set forth in the Employee Handbook and elsewhere, regarding employment.
10. Performs all the essential functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodation.
11. Communicates on a regular basis with immediate supervisor about problems, concerns, and/or uncertainties which may affect successful performance of the job.

Requirements:

1. Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations. Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals. Ability to effective present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public.
2. Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as discounts, interest, commissions, proportions, percentages, area, circumference, and volume. Ability to apply concepts of basic algebra and geometry.
3. Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions. Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deal with several abstract and concrete variables.


Education:

1. Two or more years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.



  • Order Fulfillment and Shipping Clerk - Midvale, Utah

Job Duties:

1. Pulls and prepares order for air ground, and truck, in accordance with established shipping procedures.
2. Pulls and delivers in-house raw materials, supplies or finished good orders.
3. Inventories goods and maintains accurate inventory records in accordance to GMP, FIFO, shelf life, and sterilization. Also, maintains cycle counting program.
4. Stores goods, materials, equipment and supplies by placing them in their proper shelf location, via forklift, pallet jacks, hand trucks, etc.
5. Other duties include packaging, scheduling, shipping and receiving, housekeeping tasks, return shipments, etc.

Requirements:

1. Must be able to speak, read, and write English.
2. Basic math skills including addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division in all units of measure.
3. Ability to use computer-based system.
4. Must have drivers license and possess good driving record.
5. Requires physical strength to regularly lift, push, pull, carry, handle, and move up to 25 lbs.


Education:

1. High school diploma or equivalent.



  • Customer Support Specialist - Midvale, Utah

Job Duties:

1. Accurately processes customer orders coming by telephone, fax or internet.
2. Timely processes customer sample requests, complaints and product literature requests.
3. Assists in shipping/distribution as needed.
4. Performs general clerical duties, including filing.

Requirements:

1. Ability to read, write and speak English.
2. Positive interaction skills; including friendly, professional telephone interaction.
3. Accurate 10-key keyboarding skill.
4. Customer service experience preferred.
5. Basic working understanding of computer software - MS Word and Excel working familiarity a plus.
6. Must comply in good faith with the Company’s Code of Conduct, including a work ethic that complies with all Company policies.


Education:

1. High school diploma or equivalent.



  • Human Resources Specialist - Midvale, Utah

Job Duties:

1. Conducts benefits and new-hire orientations.
2. Assists employees in resolving health care claims problems.
3. Conducts corporate training, including determining needs and developing and implementing solutions.
4. Assists in routine administrative aspects of the Company’s health care and 401(k) plans.
5. Plans and coordinates Human Resources Department and Company activities.
6. Recruits, interviews and screens entry-level job applicants, as needed.
7. Assists in communicating changes in personnel policies to employees, and assists in ensuring compliance with those policies and with federal and state regulations governing employment.
8. Performs receptionist duties, as needed.
9. Assists in and conducts audits of the Company’s quality system.

Requirements:

1. Type at least 30 wpm.
2. Able to read, write and speak English.
3. Basic knowledge of computer software. Basic knowledge of Word and Excel a plus.
4. Basic math skills.


Education:

1. Associate’s degree (AA/AS) or equivalent, plus two or more years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.



  • Injection Molding Process/Setup Technician - Midvale, Utah

Job Description / Primary Functions:

1. Responsible for the efficient set-up and operation of silicone and thermoplastic injection molding machines (including auxiliary equipment) for the production of precision molded components. Trouble-shoot and determine root causes quality/part issues. Change inserts and cores as required.
2. Mold processing and process troubleshooting of various types of injection molding and extrusion equipment to ensure optimum quality of parts produced.
3. Ensure that correct materials and procedures are utilized, and that room organization and cleanliness is maintained.
4. Train molding operators in the safe operation of machines and equipment.
5. Execute daily tasks in accordance with production schedule.
6. Identify and recommend improvements to molds and equipment.
7. Work with the Quality and Engineering departments to maintain and improve process control.
8. Assist Engineering in validation of new tools and testing of repaired tools.
9. Perform other related duties and tasks as assigned by operations management.


Qualifications and Requirements:

1. Mechanical aptitude and working knowledge of plastic and silicone rubber injection molding machines and auxiliary equipment.
2. Ability to understand a variety of instructions, including mechanical drawings.
3. Good communication skills and a positive attitude with coworkers.
4. Compliance with the Company’s Code of Conduct, including a work ethic consistent with all Company policies.
5. Basic computer skills (spreadsheets, word processing, etc.).


Education:

1. High school diploma or equivalent.
2. 2-year technical degree preferred.



  • Machine Maintenance Technician - Midvale, Utah

Job Description / Primary Functions:

1. Analyze electrical, mechanical, hydraulic and operational systems on plastic injection molding machines and other equipment on site. Maintain associated support systems (chillers, air compressors, cooling tower, dryers, material grinders, electrical, plumbing, etc.) as necessary.
2. Analyze and repair automated assembly equipment.
3. Troubleshoot and test equipment to check proper function and operation. Identify faulty components and repair/replace as necessary.
4. Monitor operation of all production machines and support equipment including energy systems, heating, ventilation systems, electrical, plumbing and refrigeration/chilling systems, etc.
5. Perform equipment calibrations and manage scheduling of calibrations as required.
6. Perform a variety of general facilities maintenance and installation tasks including work on facility doors, ceiling, floors, ventilation systems, roof, plumbing, etc.
7. Use a variety of hand and power tools, electric meters and material handling equipment in performing duties.
8. Maintain records of completed maintenance and repair work, and scheduled maintenance requirements for plant and equipment within the company’s software and documentation systems.
9. Identify and manage appropriate spare part inventory requirements for facility and production usage.
10. Research and obtain competitive cost estimates for supplies, parts and equipment repair, orders supplies and maintain adequate inventory of parts.
11. Perform preventive and unscheduled maintenance on equipment as needed. Ensure that all preventive maintenance procedures and repairs are carried out correctly, efficiently and according to schedule.
12. Maintain an organized, clean, and safe facility.


Qualifications and Requirements:

1. Experience with plastic injection molding machines and auxiliary molding equipment.
2. Ability to read, analyze, and interpret common technical and production documentation (electrical, pneumatic, and hydraulic schematics).
3. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in various forms (written, oral, diagram, etc.).
4. Good communication skills.
5. Mechanical ability.
6. Electrical, wiring, pneumatic, and electronics knowledge.
7. Basic plumbing skills.
8. Construction knowledge.
9. HVAC skills.


Education:

1. High school diploma or equivalent.
2. 2-year technical degree preferred.



  • Manufacturing/Molding Engineer - Midvale, Utah

Job Description / Primary Functions:

1. Responsible for operational readiness for areas assigned.
2. Responsible for engineering design, development, and improvement of manufacturing processes by analyzing product and manufacturing methods..
3. Ensures assembly procedures and processes are reliable and designed for manufacturability.
4. Creates and implements documents, drawings, and training materials to support manufacturing operations.
5. Writes manufacturing documentation and prepares and submits engineering change requests.
6. Approves changes to manufacturing documentation for assigned products.
7. Works to proactively identify and resolve production issues.
8. Designs, develops and supplies appropriate tools, equipment, processes and documentation needed in production to ensure maximum efficiency and effectiveness of assembly, test and other operations.
9. Provides engineering assistance to solve process-related production problems.
10. Trains production personnel on assembly, testing, and repair procedures for new and existing products.
11. Performs tests on materials, parts, devices, and processes and writes precise technical reports detailing testing performed and outcomes observed.
12. Creates and executes IQ, OQ & PQ activities for new product transfer, improvements and relocation activities.
13. Develops and implements Preventative Maintenance and Calibration requirements for production equipment.
14. Performs investigations for customer returned material, nonconforming materials and corrective actions to mitigate root causes.
15. Identifies and ensures area of responsibility complies with current regulatory standards and guidelines and monitors and prepares for pending or proposed standards.
16. Works on assigned CAPA projects and ensures they are closed in a timely manner.
17. Develops and regularly presents detailed project and issue status reports to management.
18. Develops processes, procedures and equipment associated with the manufacture of new products as part of the product development process. Directs the implementation of process or product improvements.
19. Assists and directs building of products during pre-production and provides support to production during initial build of new products.
20. Works well with others.
21. Attends work on all scheduled work days and during scheduled work hours, except where otherwise permitted by immediate supervisor or management, in compliance with company attendance policy. Follows all other company policies and procedures, as set forth in the Employee Handbook and elsewhere, regarding employment.
22. Performs all the essential functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodation.
23. Communicates on a regular basis with immediate supervisor about problems, concerns, and/or uncertainties which may affect successful performance of the job.
24. Performs other tasks as assigned by immediate supervisor and/or management.


Qualifications and Requirements:

1. Ability to work well under pressure and adapt to rapidly changing environment.
2. Ability to work independently and in a collaborative team environment.
3. Effective communication skills with all levels of technical and operating personnel, both internal and external, via in person, phone and email.
4. Must be willing and able to exercise inventiveness and independent judgment.
5. Ability to rapidly acquire detailed knowledge of the specific systems used in the manufacturing environment.
6. Leadership, Teamwork, and Problem-solving skills.
7. Good information technology skills such as knowledge of Microsoft Office, Excel and engineering / CAD software.
8. Knowledge of equipment for purchase, installation and repair.
9. Excellent organizational, project management and technical problem-solving skills.
10. Ability to apply advanced mathematical concepts.
11. Ability to apply mathematical operations to such tasks as frequency distribution, determination of test reliability and validity, analysis of variance, correlation techniques, sampling theory and factor analysis.
12. Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions.
13. Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deal with several abstract and concrete variables.


Education:

1. Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Physics, or Materials from an accredited four-year college or university.
2. 2-year technical degree or high school diploma or equivalent with relevant work experience will be considered.



  • Mold Maker/Repair Machinist - Midvale, Utah

Job Description / Primary Functions:

1. Machines components of plastic injection molds for new molds, repair work, re-work, and maintenance of plastic and silicone injection molds.
2. Performs precision fabrication work on plastic and silicone injection molds.
3. Cuts metal components to specified dimensions and uses whatever machinery is required to refine pieces in all mold applications meeting all specifications.
4. Repairs, maintains and modifies existing molds, molding equipment and auxiliary equipment.
5. Machines by cutting, milling, grinding, filing, welding, polishing, etc.
6. Studies blueprints, sketches, drawings, manuals, specifications or sample parts to determine dimensions and tolerances of finished workpiece, sequence of operations, and set-up requirements.
7. Measures, marks and scribes dimensions and reference points on material or workpiece as guides for subsequent machining.
8. Selects, aligns and secures holding fixtures, cutting tools, attachments, accessories and materials on various machines.
9. Calculates and sets controls to regulate machining factors such as speed, feed, coolant flow, and depth and angle of cuts, or enters commands to retrieve, input or edit computerized machine control media.
10. Starts and observes machine operation to detect malfunctions or out-of-tolerance machining and adjusts machine controls or control media as required.
11. Verifies conformance of finished workpiece to specifications.
12. Sets up and operates machine on trial run to verify accuracy of machine settings or programmed control data.
13. Fits and assembles parts to complete assembly, as applicable, and verifies dimensions and alignment of assembly.
14. Installs machine replacement parts in mechanisms, machines and equipment, and tests operation of unit to ensure functionality and performance.
15. Develops specifications from general description and draws sketch of part or product to be fabricated.
16. Confers with engineers, production personnel, programmers or others to resolve machining or assembly problems.
17. Works with engineering to identify and repair problems with molds or replace when necessary.
18. Organizes and maintains inventory of repair parts. Identifies sources and submits orders as needed to keep appropriate level of spare parts in inventory.
19. If repair work cannot be completed in-house, identifies external vendor capable of performing work and coordinates off-site repair.
20. Proactively reviews existing molds. Identifies potential problems and takes action to prevent surprise failure events.
21. Familiar with mold design and CAD systems. Uses as needed.
22. Performs additional functions as needed and communicated by management.


Qualifications and Requirements:

1. Mechanical Aptitude.
2. Proficient in using equipment such as lathes, mills, grinders, welders, etc. as well as any associated support equipment.
3. Proficient in using precision measurement devices.
4. Proficient in reading and understanding engineering drawings.
5. Basic working knowledge of mold design as well as fundamentals of electrical, hydraulic, cooling and pneumatic systems.
6. The employee is frequently required to stand; walk; use hands to handle or feel; reach with hands and arms. The position requires frequent lifting, pushing and pulling objects that are 50lbs or heavier.


Education:

1. High school diploma or equivalent.
2. College or trade school certification in mold making or a related field preferred.
3. Equivalent experience to be considered.



  • Quality Assurance Engineer - Midvale, Utah

Description of Responsibilities:

1. Manages complaint handling system.
2. Schedules, conducts and/or reviews internal quality audits.
3. Maintains records of internal corrective actions, and participates in routine MRB.
4. Participates in review of R&D and manufacturing projects.
5. Gathers, prepares and presents Company Quality Assurance-related reports.
6. As assigned: develops defect criteria for use in existing products/raw materials, analyzes/investigates defect causes, inspects/tests products/raw materials to determine compliance, failure mode, etc., and participates in company-wide quality-improvement efforts.
7. Confers with all levels of management to address QA issues and coordinate activities.
8. Works well with others.
9. Attends work on all scheduled work days and during scheduled work hours, except where otherwise permitted by immediate supervisor or management, in compliance with company attendance policy. Follows all other company policies and procedures, as set forth in the Employee Handbook and elsewhere, regarding employment.
10. Performs all the essential functions of the job independently using own initiative.


Education and/or Experience:

Bachelor's degree (BS) from a four-year college or university and one year related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Language Skills:

Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations. Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals. Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public.

Mathematical Skills:

Ability to apply advanced mathematical concepts such as exponents, logarithms, quadratic equations, and permutations. Ability to apply mathematical operations to such tasks as frequency distribution, determination of test reliability and validity, analysis of variance, correlation techniques, sampling theory, and factor analysis.

Reasoning Ability:

Ability to solve practical problems logically and deal with a variety of variables in situations where only limited guidance might exist. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram or schedule form.




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