Set-up and run a variety of types of machinery in the manufacturing process, in keeping with SOPs and established production schedule;
and provide training and guidance to co-workers.
Key Responsibilities :
Set-up, load materials, and run a variety of manufacturing equipment to produce device components and / or sterilize finished products, including equipment set-up and / or in-process adjustments to ensure appropriate settings and parameters to achieve product design and quality specifications.
Perform inspections of machinery and output to ensure the processes are being executed in conformance with production specifications, and maintaining a stable and effective process
Review, follow and perform job functions in compliance with established work instructions and adherence with SOPs, which may include recording traceable information on device history records and / or enter information into JDE.
Select and utilize the associated equipment and tooling associated with assigned operation / task.
Ensure automated recording of parameters throughout the process for input into device history record.
Provide guidance and feedback to lower level staff
Determine production priorities and establish schedules for machine operation
Troubleshoot, diagnose, and resolve a broad range equipment errors across all production operations, and determining appropriate use of technical support
Interact with higher levels of leadership on equipment failures
May be called upon to lead training programs, and assess training effectiveness, confirm participants' learning, and contribute to advancement in competencies
On time arrival to work, regular attendance without excessive absenteeism, and working a full 8 hour or longer work period
Other incidental duties : General work area housekeeping
Education and Experience :
H.S. Diploma or equivalent 4 years experience previous related experience in machine operations Required
Additional Skills :
Proficient in the operation of a variety of machine operations, including troubleshooting and resolving machine errors
Ability to guide other workers / colleagues in prioritizing fulfillment of work and completing scheduled work
Proven ability to complete, retain, and incorporate training coursework in the performance of new and advanced work procedures
Excellent communication and interpersonal relationship skills
Work in a Team environment, with both departmental colleagues and supervisor, and other departments, exchanging information and methodology related to performing required tasks
Ability to provide performance feedback, confirm understanding, and have a positive impact on the output of other workers / colleagues
Strong English language skills, including reading, comprehending, speaking, and writing
Good computer skills
Knowledge of and adherence to Edwards Environmental Health and Safety and Quality guidelines as they relate to department clean room medical device manufacturing
Must be able to work with minimum supervision by following detailed operating instructions
Adhere to all EHS rules and requirements and take adequate control measures in preventing injuries to themselves and others as well as to the protection of environment and prevention of pollution under their span of influence / control