Production Operator I

Production Operator I

Auburn, AL

Job Summary

The Production Operator I will operate assigned manufacturing equipment and provides material handling to aid in the manufacturing process.  The Production Operator I is responsible for using forms and procedures to identify and optimize process outputs for a proprietary medical device.  The Production Operator I will work with the Production Team Leaders and Engineers to maximize coating and testing methods that will be used in both development and production.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Must be able to be trained to operate all manufacturing equipment
  • Ability to be able to properly collect and record data
  • Ability to execute experiments and tests
  • Knowledge of Lean Six Sigma manufacturing practices
  • Must be able to perform production tasks
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Knowledge of MS Word and Excel
  • Willingness to work as a team member
  • Other duties as assigned

Required Skills/Abilities

  • Strong analytical and problem‐solving skills
  • Ability to adapt to frequent changes, delays, or unexpected events in the work environment
  • Strong team building abilities
  • Excellent organizational and attention to detail skills
  • Strong reasoning and judgment skills
  • Ability to act with professionalism, integrity, and superior confidentiality
  • Ability to prioritize tasks and delegate when appropriate
  • Ability to assess own strengths/opportunities; pursues training and development opportunities, striving to continuously build knowledge and skills

Education and Experience

Medical device and /or general manufacturing experience preferred