Lead Associate, Production

Position Overview

Performs the assembly or sub-assembly of medical devices and products in a senior position under limited supervision from line leads and supervisors in accordance with manufacturing documents. Assists the Lead and Supervisor in coordinating production activities. Typical duties:
  1. Follow manufacturing instructions to assemble product
  2. Record data associated with the building of the product on build records
  3. Recognize problems as they arise and interface with Technicians, Engineers or Supervisor to find a solution.
  4. Identify continuous improvement opportunities
  5. Work with Engineers and Supervisors to perform special assembly requests
  6. Assist the Production Lead to address day to day production issues including staffing needs, material availability, and equipment status
  7. Follow all related quality, compliance, and company policies and procedures
  8. Understand operations objectives and work with team members to achieve overall production goals
  9. Responsible for learning and maintaining knowledge and skills to perform majority of the manufacturing processes successfully
  10. Train other assemblers on certified manufacturing procedures as directed by the Lead and Supervisor
  11. Act as a Production Lead as needed
  12. Provide employee performance feedback to Lead and Supervisor
  13. Meet all performance standards and metrics by using time and resources efficiently
  14. Maintain safe and clean working environment by keeping work area in a neat and organized manner
  15. Must be willing to work overtime when needed

Job Details

Job ID 12141BR

Aliso Viejo, California, USA

Salary Range:

$18.09-25.32/hour (compensation could be higher or lower depending on education, experience, and skill set)

    1. High school diploma or equivalent.
    2. General knowledge of clean room procedures.
    3. Previous experience using microscope assembly in a medical device industry.
    4. Five (5+) years of manufacturing experience, preferably in a Medical Device Assembly.
    5. Good interpersonal skills.
    Desired Qualifications
    1. Ability to do small part assembly work using a microscope, vision system and or related automated equipment
    2. Ability to clearly and effectively communicate (read, write and speak in English) with peers, engineers, leads, supervisors, and managers
    3. Basic math skills
    4. Knowledge of basic measuring techniques including scales, rulers, US and metric measurement
    5. Proficiency in assembly procedures, with the ability to train others on the assembly procedures and inspect assemblers work.
    6. Basic computer and Microsoft Office software skills
    7. Strong sense of urgency
    8. Ability to work in a culturally diverse work population