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Job Description

Job: Manufacturing & Operations
Primary Location: Germany-Baden-Württemberg-Emmendingen
Schedule: Full-time
Requisition ID: 200943


Primary Function of Position:


The primary objective for this person is to assemble high-end surgical 3D-endoscopes and their subassemblies, meeting quality and productivity goals, within a sophisticated manufacturing work environment. This person would work closely with fellow team members, managers and manufacturing engineers to achieve team performance goals in these areas of Efficiency, Hours Reporting Accuracy, Scrap, Inventory Accuracy, and Time Lost Accuracy. Goals are set in each of these areas for each quarter and overall team performance is measured against them.



Roles and Responsibilities:


  • Produce a variety of mechanical, electrical, and fiber optic assemblies on different manufacturing lines
  • Responsible for complete in process corrections (IPC)
  • Assistance to Industrial Engineers and Manufacturing Engineers
  • Perform preparation work such as line clearance and changeover.

·        Become proficient at multiple assembly tasks while meeting requirements for workmanship, safety and productivity.

  • Perform inspection of own and other's work. Perform simple repairs on own or other's work.

·        Mentor and train team members in areas of expertise

  • Report quality issues, report efficiency, record measurements as needed.
  • Conduct testing of final assemblies
  • Conduct basic root cause analysis, troubleshooting of manufacturing issues
  • Closely follow documented assembly and test processes
  • Support continuous improvement activities led by manufacturing engineering
  • Perform preventive maintenance per provided procedures
  • Document test results using paper and electronic means (Word, Excel, SAP)
  • Perform SAP transactions related to manufacturing work
  • Observe instructions and regulations relating to environmental protection when carrying out assigned duties.
  • Follows all corporate, safety and production procedures and regulations