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Operator I

Company: Abbott Laboratories
Location: Minnetonka
Posted on: January 17, 2022

Job Description:

Abbott is a global healthcare leader that helps people live more fully at all stages of life. Our portfolio of life-changing technologies spans the spectrum of healthcare, with leading businesses and products in diagnostics, medical devices, nutritionals, and branded generic medicines. Our 109,000 colleagues serve people in more than 160 countries.Leading an active lifestyle is important to the many people we serve. In Abbott's Electrophysiology and Heart Failure division, we're advancing the treatment of heart and vascular disease through breakthrough medical technologies in electrophysiology and heart failure, allowing people to restore their health and get on with their lives. Our location in Minnetonka, MN, currently has an opportunity for a an experienced, high caliber Operator I. This position is responsible for the production of high quality medical devices within a manufacturing cell.-- - This position includes detailed assembly and operation of various equipment and machinery.-- - -- - WHAT YOU'LL DOEnsure that relevant job documentation for cell operations and functions is accurate and up to date - Troubleshooting skills - Interpersonal skills such as conflict resolution, active participation, active listening,-- - Interpreting, cooperation and flexibility to allow for a successful self-managed teamBe able to clearly communicate ideas, problems and solutions to all levels of manufacturing management in both written and oral formPositively represent the company during tours by demonstrating techniques and sharing appropriate informationPositively represents and supports the company's policies and proceduresMaintain a positive attitude when interacting with internal customers and external customers such as toursFollow safety guidelines and utilize appropriate safety devices when performing all operationsParticipate in continuous improvement/quality initiatives in order to enhance production processes to achieve quality and profitability metricsPerform routine/preventative maintenance on applicable equipment to maximize efficiency, minimize accidents to enhance longer life of equipment and toolsMaintain accurate records to ensure traveler and quality documents are accurate, all parts are traceable and quality issues can be addressed to assure the quality of all productsDemonstrates a basis understanding of Lean Manufacturing.-- --- -Demonstrates a basic understanding of continuous improvementParticipate with the Manufacturing Supervisor/Manager in setting and monitoring individual goals and cell performance metrics that continuously seek to improve the quality of operationsSupport all Divisional initiatives as identified by divisional management and in support of Quality Management Systems (QMS), Environmental Management Systems (EMS), and other regulatory requirements -- - EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE YOU'LL BRING RequiredAbility to read, comprehend, and follow written procedures; understand and follow verbal instructions - Understanding of and ability to utilize electronic data collection systems and computer software packagesAbility to prioritize work by determining the sequencing and timing of different jobs based on precedence and importanceAbility to handle and maneuver small components and partsAbility to make critical decisions and judgments with minimal supervisionHigh school degree or equivalent preferred -- - PreferredPrefer 6 months experience working in a medical or other regulated production company WHAT WE OFFER At Abbott, you can have a good job that can grow into a great career. We offer:A fast-paced work environment where your safety is our priorityProduction areas that are clean, well-lit and temperature-controlled Training and career development, with onboarding programs for new employees and tuition assistanceFinancial security through competitive compensation, incentives and retirement plansHealth care and well-being programs including medical, dental, vision, wellness and occupational health programsPaid time off401(k) retirement savings with a generous company matchThe stability of a company with a record of strong financial performance and history of being actively involved in local communities Learn more about our benefits that add real value to your life to help you live fully:-- - Follow your career aspirations to Abbott for diverse opportunities with a company that provides the growth and strength to build your future. Abbott is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to employee diversity. Connect with us at , on Facebook at /Abbott and on Twitter @AbbottNews and @AbbottGlobal.

Keywords: Abbott Laboratories, Minnetonka , Operator I, Other , Minnetonka, Minnesota

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