AtriCure, Inc provides innovative technologies for the treatment of Atrial Fibrillation (Afib) and related conditions. Afib affects more than 33 million people worldwide. Electrophysiologists and cardiothoracic surgeons around the globe use AtriCure technologies for the treatment of Afib and reduction of Afib related complications. AtriCure's Isolator® Synergy™ Ablation System is the first and only medical device to receive FDA approval for the treatment of long standing persistent Afib and we have treated over 200,000 patients over the past ten years. Additionally, our AtriClip Left Atrial Appendage (LAA) Exclusion System products are the most widely used LAA management devices worldwide, with more than 130,000 implanted to date. For more information, visit AtriCure.com or follow us on Twitter @AtriCure.
The Co-Op/Intern is a college or college-bound student pursing an engineering or quality-related degree and is interested in gaining experience in engineering, manufacturing, assembly techniques, process development, design principles and philosophies, along with quality assurance. The Co-Op/Intern will support engineering, including both sustaining engineering and new product activities. The Co-Op/Intern works quarter to quarter on a wide variety of projects.
Roles and Responsibilities:
Responsible for testing, following guidelines described in the AtriCure Quality System, including test report writing
Perform research for engineering as assigned by a supervisor
Write process validation/qualification protocols, perform qualification activities, and analyze/document the results
Design test protocols, equipment and systems as assigned by supervisor
Responsible for supporting engineering activities and other company functions as assigned by supervisor
Document and install process equipment
Identify assembly process or equipment improvements
Support pilot build activities including production associate training, component and assembly flow, root cause analysis and inspection data organization/collection
Document all work in compliance with AtriCure Quality System requirements & corporate policies
Currently pursuing an undergraduate degree in Biomedical, Mechanical, or Electrical Engineering
High School diploma
Desire to initiate a mechanical/manufacturing/engineering career in future
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS (Physical or mental qualification requirement - i.e. walk, sit, stand, bend, push/pull, lift (how much), travel %; O=Occasional, R=Regularly, N=Never):
Regularly walk and sit
Occasionally stand, bend, and push/pull
Occasionally lift up to 25 pounds
5% travel possibility
Position dependent upon candidate passing pre-employment physical/drug screen
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status, status as an individual with disability, sexual orientation or gender identity.