Manufacturing Associate (Second Shift)

Job description

*OPEN POSITION*  *SECOND SHIFT*

The Manufacturing Associate’s responsibilities include, but are not limited to: lifting 25 lbs over 8 hours of continuous repetitive motion, using 10x microscope and magnifying glass for inspections, building product sub assemblies, , molding product sub assemblies, final assemblies and final packaging, preparing and assembling material, setting up and operating production equipment in accordance with current good manufacturing practices and complying with regulatory and quality system procedures.


ESSENTIAL JOB DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Start up and shut down processing equipment
  • Build product sub assemblies and final assemblies
  • Test products or sub assemblies for functionality or quality
  • Measure and record data associated with operating equipment
  • Control machines and operate processes
  • Set up and operate production equipment
  • Assist engineering team in developing, building, or testing new product, processes or procedures
  • Inspect sub assemblies and finished products for quality using 10x microscope and magnifying glass
  • Prepare materials for final packaging and package final product for delivery  
  • Plan and arrange work to meet production requirements
  • Clean production equipment and/or work areas
  • Provide information to supervisors and co-workers by telephone, in writing, email, or in person

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • Ability to communicate in writing and orally with supervisors and co-workers
  • Ability to read, write and understand information and ideas presented in writing
  • Must adhere to all applicable regulations, and quality system procedures
  • Able to work on a diverse team
  • Ability to be cross-trained
  • Flexibility and a team player
  • Able to lift 25 lbs 
  • Good record keeping and documentation skills

Requirements

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

  • Minimum High School diploma, Associates degree preferred
  • 2+ years of laboratory experience, preferably in medical devices
  • Must have experience working in cleanroom environment
  • Lean Manufacturing and/or Six Sigma certified, a plus
  • Microscope experience, a plus

New World Medical, Inc. (NWM) is an Equal Opportunity Employer. NWM takes pride in maintaining a diverse environment and our policies are not to discriminate in recruitment, hiring, training, promotion or other employment practices for reasons of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, marital or veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status.