Hologic Quality Assurance Technician in Marlborough, Massachusetts

Quality Assurance Technician (Job Number: 171054)


The primary role of this position will be to perform Incoming / In-Process Inspection on mechanical / electrical components. It will also include some level of Final Inspection of Products and Device History Record reviews while supporting the equipment control system as needed.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

  • Perform Incoming / In-Process Inspection on mechanical / electrical components using standard inspection equipment such as Height Gauges, Surface Plates, Verniers, Dial Indicators, Ring / Plug Gauges, Optical Comparators, CMM, Ect.

  • Complete and / or review Incoming, In-Process and Final Inspection documentation. (Component Inspection Folders, checklist, release forms, calibration data records etc.).

  • Issue Non-Conformance Reports (NCR’s) on Nonconformance’s.

  • Perform detailed review of Device History Records and labels as part of final inspection/release activities for finished product.

  • Inspection for field service replaceable units.

  • Perform inspections as requested for Engineering and other departments. (First Articles and/or Courtesy inspections) and assist with the development of applicable inspection instructions, checklist, forms and inspection folders.

  • Maintain QC Activity Collection Plans and other applicable tracking logs.

  • Supporting the Equipment Control as needed which may include activities such as:

  • Inspection of fixtures.

  • Gathering up and Shipping Equipment out to Calibration Suppliers.

  • Assisting with On-Site Calibrations, Data Entry etc.

  • Other duties as assigned.


  • Ability to perform mechanical inspection set-ups independently.

  • Ability to read drawings.

  • Very high level of attention to detail.

  • Strong record-keeping, documentation skills and computer skills.

  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision.

  • Must follow all applicable FDA QSR regulations and ISO requirements.


  • High school degree or equivalent with some technical school education.

  • Certified Mechanical Inspector (CMI) or equivalent quality technician training / experience.


  • Minimum of 3-5 years related inspection experience.

  • Experience with Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word and Excel)

  • Experience with Oracle, Agile preferred but not required.

Physical Demands

  • The physical requirements described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

  • Sit; use hands to finger, handle or feel objects, tools, or controls.

  • Stand; walk; reach with hands and arms; and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.

  • Lifting/moving and carrying products weighing up to 40 pounds.

Agency and Third Party Recruiter Notice:

Agencies that submit a resume to Hologic must have a current executed Hologic Agency Agreement executed by a member of the Human Resource Department. In addition Agencies may only submit candidates to positions for which they have been invited to do so by a Hologic Recruiter. All resumes must be sent to the Hologic Recruiter under these terms or they will not be considered.

Hologic, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer & VEVRAA Federal Contractor

Primary Location: United States-Massachusetts-Marlborough

Organization: Regulatory and Quality Leadership

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day Job


Job Posting: Oct 10, 2017, 12:44:35 PM