Clinical Specialist Cardiac Rhythm Heart Failure - Winterhaven, FL

Medtronic - Tampa, FL (30+ days ago)4.0


Provide technical, educational, operational and sales support to assist the district in meeting CRHF sales and customer service objectives. CRHF seeks candidates who will meet our customer expectations by striving without reserve for the greatest possible reliability and quality in our products, processes and systems by being accountable, having a voice and taking action.

A DAY IN THE LIFE: POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES:
Technical Support
Successfully completes CRHF Field Technical Training – including online and field-based training
Performs checks/interrogations of all CRHF medical device systems post sign-off
Supports implants of all CRHF products post sign-off
Provides on-call support as needed on evenings and weekends post sign-off
Provide troubleshooting support as requested
Operational Support
Assures completion of patient registration and any other required hospital documentation
Helps manage consignment inventory and trunk inventory once obtained
Provides additional inventory support to meet customer needs
Maintains software on programmers throughout the district as directed
Assists with managing daily coverage logistics as needed
Educational Support
Educates and trains physicians, hospital personnel and office staff on products or solutions for which training has been completed
Assists with educating and training new Clinical Specialists and Sales Representatives post sign-off
Sales Support
Partners with DSM, Sales Reps and DM to learn market dynamics and local customer motivations and needs; has a basic understanding of how Medtronic CRHF products and solutions offer value to the customer
Assists with obtaining customer POs throughout the quarter
Has a basic understanding of the competitive landscape
Independently identifies customer needs and opportunities and provides feedback to Sales Rep(s) to support sales objectives
Ongoing Technical Development
Stays up to date on new products, solutions and patient management offerings
Completes all assigned training in a timely manner
Performs other related duties as assigned

MUST HAVE - BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:
IN ORDER TO BE CONSIDERED FOR THIS POSITION, THE FOLLOWING BASIC QUALIFICATIONS MUST BE EVIDENT ON YOUR RESUME

A High School Diploma PLUS a minimum 7 years of work experience in the healthcare or engineering field, OR
An Associate’s Degree PLUS a minimum 5 years of work experience in the healthcare or engineering field, OR
A Bachelor’s Degree PLUS a minimum of 3 years of work experience in the healthcare or engineering field, OR
A Bachelor's Degree and currently enrolled in a certificate program from a pacing school like ATI or PrepMD and 3 years of prior professional experience

NICE TO HAVE - DESIRED/PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:
Thorough working knowledge of medical terminology and the medical device industry
Proven ability to build/maintain positive relationships with peers and colleagues across organization levels
Strong work ethic in accomplishing objectives of the position
Expertise with Microsoft tools & other applications (i.e., SalesForce.com)
Ability to meet vendor credentialing requirements
Excellent customer service skills
Excellent interpersonal, written/verbal communication skills
Ability to coordinate/participate in numerous tasks/projects in a fast-paced environment in an organized manner while meeting deadlines

PHYSICAL JOB REQUIREMENTS:
The physical demands described within the Responsibilities section of this job description 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
Frequent required travel to customer clinics, hospitals and offsite meetings. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to be independently mobile
Continuous verbal and written communication
Frequent 2- handed lifting of up to 40 lbs. from floor to chair/table and from one to another surface at approximately the same level
Sitting, standing and/or walking for up to eight plus hours per day
Environmental exposures include eye protection, infectious disease and radiation
Ability to wear 7-9 lbs of lead for extended periods of time while in the O.R.
Frequently required to use hands to finger, handle or feel objects, tools or controls
Ability to effectively use a mobile phone, PC, keyboard and mouse
Frequent bending/stooping, squatting and balance
Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus in relation to travel and operating a personal computer
Must be able to drive approximately 80% of the time within assigned territory.
Clinical Specialists are required to be within their assigned territory each day to be available as unscheduled needs arise. CS’s are required to work a number of weekend and holidays during the quarter, as determined by local management. Weeknight call coverage is the primary responsibility of the Sales Rep, however, at times, business and/or geographical needs require a CS to be scheduled for week night coverage as approved by regional management.
Must have a valid driver's license and active vehicle insurance policy. In addition, your driving record will be reviewed and will be considered as part of your application.

Travel Requirements:
Minimum travel of 10%

ABOUT MEDTRONIC
Together, we can change healthcare worldwide. At Medtronic, we push the limits of what technology can do to help alleviate pain, restore health and extend life. We challenge ourselves and each other to make tomorrow better than yesterday. It is what makes this an exciting and rewarding place to be.

We can accelerate and advance our ability to create meaningful innovations – but we will only succeed with the right people on our team. Let’s work together to address universal healthcare needs and improve patients’ lives. Help us shape the future.

It is the policy of Medtronic to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, Medtronic will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.

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The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of employees assigned to this position.