Machine Operator II - 12 HR Days
North Haven - Medtronic
SUMMARY OF POSITION:
Safely operate and maintain production equipment to run efficient at high quality levels. Follow safety procedure and practices. Maintain a clean and orderly work environment. Set-up, adjust, troubleshoot and operate production equipment. Conduct basic quality inspection of work in accordance with statistical process or other control procedures. Ensure efficient production of high quality material.
Operate and maintain equipment properly Set-up, adjust, troubleshoot and ensure product quality. Basic inspection of product and labels.
Collaborate with the team to solve equipment problems being a liaison to Engineering.
Communicate with the technical team (Supervisor, Technician, Engineering).
Handle hazardous materials appropriately learning the proper and safe process and implementing it at all times.
Interact with computer controlled equipment and processes requiring basic computer skills.
Support equipment upgrades and installation.
Ability to read, write and understand the English language.
DEPARTMENT SPECIFIC/NON-ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:
Setup, adjust and troubleshoot critical manufacturing equipment (mechanical, pneumatics, vision, robotics).
Ability to operate automated manufacturing equipment with PC based controls.
Flexibility to train others with new technology.
Must be able to work overtime, weekend, and 1st, 2nd or 3rd shift.
Properly complete manufacturing documentation.
Cross- train to work in several areas.
Other duties assigned with or without accommodation.
Maintain 5S throughout the team (Autonomous Maintenance, Lean)
Reports to Supervisor or Superintendent when applicable.
Work with technicians and maintenance team as applicable.
High School Education (or equivalent)
Technical Trade School desirable
Length of necessary/required experience:
Entry level, 2-5 years machine experience a plus
Good communication skills, both verbal and written.
Work well in a "Team" environment
Understanding 5S and Lean a plus
Ability to solve problems
Ability to work with computers and hand tools, mechanical aptitude, and understanding of quality specifications.
INITIATIVE AND INGENUITY:
Work efficiently and with minimal supervision.
Compassion and desire to learn new skills and continuously improve.
The Technical Production Lead will use his/her discretion when deciding to shut down a malfunctioning machine.
Understand product quality and make quality minded decisions.
Take responsibility for personal actions and actions of the team.
COST OF MISTAKES:
Mistakes processing material as intended usually results in scrapped materials and extensive labor to rework products resulting in lost profits.
Quality is directly related to the level of involvement.
Production operators are expected to be fully involved in processing material according to SOP and in all other departmental activities.
Lack of attention to detail can lead to defective product shipped to customer.
Our goal is to achieve total customer satisfaction by fulfilling our external and internal customers' expectations. We achieve this by ensuring our Quality Management System is effectively maintained and complies with standards, regulations and established quality objectives
The Technical Production Lead is responsible for his/her own, as well as his/her team member's safety.
Safety within the environment is taken very serious and is a high priority.
All accidents are preventable
RESPONSIBILITY FOR OTHERS:
Technical Production Lead individuals are responsible for seeing that their team members work together to operate in a safe and orderly manner.
Responsible for verifying that all aspects of operation are smooth and assure the process is within SOP specifications.
Technical Production Lead will be working with chemicals in a clean room environment.
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.
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.
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. This employer participates in the federal E-Verify program to confirm the identity and employment authorization of all newly hired employees. For further information about the E-Verify program, please click here:http://www.uscis.gov/e-verify/employees
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.