Olympus America Inc. Assembler III in Brooklyn Park, Minnesota

Job Requirements::

(ONLY QUALIFIED CANDIDATES WILL BE CONSIDERED)

  • High school diploma or equivalent required.

  • 3-5 years of previous medical device assembly experience required.

  • Must be able to effectively communicate by way of telephone, e-mail, or in person. to supervisors, leads and team members.

  • Must be able to understand verbal and written work instructions with minimum direction. Basic mathematical skills (add, subtract, multiply, divide).

  • Must be able to work in a clean room environment and follow the clean room environment practices and procedures.

  • Must be able to perform repetitive work according to set procedures, sequence and pace.

  • Knowledge of GDP, GMP and Lean Manufacturing preferred.

  • Must have fine motor skills and high degree of speed, dexterity and eye coordination to manipulate fine wire, in order to work with and assemble small parts and subassemblies using both hands.

  • Must possess specific vision abilities including close vision and the ability to quickly adjust focus.

  • Efficiently operates manufacturing and measurement equipment following appropriate training; not limited to: microscopes, test equipment, EFDs, ultrasonic welders, induction welder, soldering irons, dial callipers, pressure gages, and rulers.

  • Must be able to work 2nd shift from 2:30PM - 11:00PM with overtime as business needed.

We realize work isn’t just a job to you.

It’s a big part of your life, but not the only part. That’s why we offer competitive salaries, a robust 401(k) program, annual bonus program and comprehensive medical benefits, as well as tuition reimbursement, flexible schedules, parental and adoption leave, on-site services and Colleague Affinity Networks — so you can be ready for where life can take you.

Job Duties::

In a typical day, you will:

  • Assemble medical devices on two or more product lines at or above the quantity standard rate projected by the supervisor or lead.

  • Demonstrate an understanding of our Quality System Policies by referencing and explaining written line procedures.

  • Complete and maintain accurate written records of manufacturing operations on production documentation following appropriate training i.e. Device History Records, Data Sheets and Lot Control.

  • Understand and carry out instructions by their assigned Supervisor or Lead regarding priorities, work schedules, special assignments, job standards and related information required to build medical devices.

  • Adaptable to changes in procedures and is able to learn new procedures due to product line and technology modifications.

  • May be asked to cross train on a variety of product line operations.

  • May assist Lead in training procedures.

  • General understanding of LEAN Manufacturing Principals to assist in improving established metrics.

  • Proactively informs the lead or supervisor of material shortages.

  • Maintain a safe work environment by following and practicing good housekeeping and safety guidelines/policies (e.g. ergonomics, job rotation, stretching exercises, tool handling and preventive maintenance).

  • Maintain acceptable standards for attendance and work overtime and varying shifts as needed.

  • Use time effectively and constructively, does not engage in idle conversation that disrupts others and or the assigned operation, stays in the work area and does not abuse break times.

  • Volunteer in Shared Leadership activities. i.e. Kanban Management, Calibration, and Metrics Board Maintenance.

  • Perform all other essential duties as directed.

About Us:

At Olympus, we put a lot of good back into the world, and what we do really matters. We are committed to making people’s lives healthier, safer and more fulfilling every day by crafting innovative optical and digital solutions in medical technologies, microscopy, industrial solutions, cameras, and audio recorders.

We view our relationship with and commitment to our employees with the same passion. Everything we do at Olympus is a reflection of our vision, and everyone here helps to make it a reality. We’re invested in our employees, great ideas, and how they impact the communities around us. We see the world through multiple lenses and come together to find the right answers; the best solutions.

THAT’S OLYMPUS.

TRUE TO YOU. TRUE TO SOCIETY. TRUE TO LIFE.

Olympus Surgical Technology America

Olympus embraces diversity and inclusion. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, our policies as well as our values prohibit unlawful discrimination based on an employee's or applicant's race, color, sex, age, physical or mental disability, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, marital status, genetic information, ancestry, military or veteran status, or any other federal, state or local protected classification. EOE Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled

Job Description:

Are you looking for a company that cares about people’s lives and health, including yours? At Olympus, we help make people’s lives healthier, safer and more fulfilling, every day. We’re currently looking for an Assembler III join us in our Brooklyn Park office.

Let’s inspire healthier lives, together.

Under the general direction of the Production Supervisor and/or Lead, the Assembler demonstrates and is responsible for assembling high quality medical devices according to established quality and manufacturing guidelines while performing at or above the rate projected by the Production Supervisor or Lead.

Company URL:

Olympus Surgical Technology America at http://www.olympus-osta.com/

Posting Locations:

Minnesota, Brooklyn Park

Work Location:

Brooklyn Park GYR ACMI Inc

Job Family:

Manufacturing Direct Support

Posting Title:

Assembler III

Auto req ID:

4429BR

4429BR

Olympus is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and our policies prohibit unlawful discrimination based on an employee's or applicant's race, color, sex, age, physical or mental disability, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, marital status, genetic information, ancestry, military or veteran status, or any other federal, state or local protected classification.