Production, Manufacturing & Materials
Production Operators required for a medical technology company in Knocknacarra, Co. Galway.
This is a 6-month contract.
Previous experience as a general operator/product builder in a medical device or manufacturing environment required.
Shift work: Flexibility is required to work a rotating day and evening shift pattern.
Overtime: Must be available to work overtime as requested by the supervisor. This may include nights, weekends, and holidays during times.
About the job:
Reporting to the Production Supervisor, the Production Operator is responsible for the manufacture of products that meet product quality requirements and customer shipment deadlines.
Performs assembly of final products, sub-assemblies and related medical device products by following released procedures
Employs high standards to ensure high-quality products are produced on schedule.
Makes recommendations for improvement of production methods and product design issues
Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job.
Must be able to work in a team-oriented atmosphere, completing tasks and communicating effectively, both orally and in writing.
Performs in-process inspection to ensure products meet specifications and standards.
Generates required documentation to complete the Device History Record (DHR).
Must be able to read and understand: assembly instructions, production orders, Bills of Materials, Standard Operation Procedures, and all other documentation used to control the products and processes.
Confers with engineers, technicians, production personnel, and others regarding assembly procedures.
Will provide support to project teams whose objectives may be: quality improvement, cost reduction, cycle time reduction, reliability improvement, increased operational efficiency, or new product introduction.
Assists in creating and updating process and product documentation.
Collaborates with peers to achieve shared departmental goals.
Keeps work area clean, organised, and safe.
Fills out all required paperwork accurately and on time.
Key qualification, skills and experience required:
A minimum of Leaving Certificate, trade or equivalent education level is required.
Minimum 5 months’ work experience in a medical device manufacturing environment is required.
Ability to effectively communicate information and respond to questions both verbally and in writing.
Basic Mathematics & good English skills.
Good mechanical aptitude, dexterity and hand/eye coordination.
PC user, familiar with Word, Excel, and Windows
Must be willing to be trained in other areas of production
Knowledge and adherence to safety procedures and programs
Responsible for performing all duties in compliance with all relevant medical device