Associate Quality Assurance Inspector-Contract

Location: Remote, PA

Cardiac Management Solutions

The Cardiac Management Solutions division of ZOLL Medical Corporation develops products to protect and manage cardiac patients, including the LifeVest® wearable cardioverter defibrillator (WCD), the ZOLL cardiac monitor, and associated technologies. Heart disease is the leading cause of death for both men and women in the U.S. At ZOLL, your work will help to ensure cardiac patients get the life-saving therapy they need. To date, the LifeVest WCD has been worn by hundreds of thousands of patients and saved thousands of lives. ZOLL has been Pittsburgh’s Manufacturer of the Year, one of Western PA’s Healthiest Employers, and even one of Pittsburgh’s Coolest Offices. But it’s our unique opportunity to impact people’s lives that makes ZOLL the ideal place to build your career.

This is a contract position.

Job Purpose

Responsible for inspecting highly complex mechanical and electrical parts and providing technical responses and investigations.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Responsible for the generation of inspection reports.

  • Will read parts lists, manufacturing drawings, inspection instructions, wiring diagrams or schematics and engineering change notices.

  • Position involves basic measurement equipment (calipers, micrometers, pin gages, etc).

  • Must adhere to quality policies and procedures.

  • Perform other duties as assigned by Management

  • Responsible for the inspection of simple electrical and mechanical parts and assemblies

  • Responsible for performing simple MRP transactions as related to QA


  • High school diploma (a technical Associate's degree or equivalent experience preferred).

  • General working knowledge of using a computer PC (knowledge of Microsoft Office applications highly desirable).

  • Must be able to obtain a validIPC-STD-001 or  PC-A-610 certification upon hiring.

  • Up to one year of related Quality Assurance experience.

Working Conditions

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

The noise level in the work environment is usually quiet.

Physical Requirements

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to sit, walk, talk and hear.  Employee may occasionally be required to lift and carry up to 25 pounds.

Supervisory Responsibility


AAP/EEO Statement

ZOLL is committed to fostering an inclusive workplace, where unique identities, backgrounds, cultures, perspectives and experiences are respected and valued.

Equal Opportunity Employer - Disability and Veteran

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