Sr Assembler, Transcatheter Heart Valve

Edwards Lifesciences Corp Draper, UT
Applies skill and dexterity in the assembly of components into finished devices, in keeping with regulatory and company guidelines.

Key Responsibilities:

* Use a broad range of higher tools and equipment to complete assembly of medical devices precisely and in a timely fashion at each multiple work stations, - advanced proficiency in specified operations - following work order instructions and drawings, using computers to navigate drawings, and entering parts status data. Inventory reconciliation at start of day and when transitioning to next work order.

* Review, follow and perform job functions in compliance with established work instructions and adherence with SOPs, including recording traceable information on device history records and may enter data into manufacturing data systems.

* Provide coaching and training to lower level employees, monitor the line performance, evaluate and demonstrate correct approach on work of other employees, in the absence of the Lead

* May perform line clearance, i.e., cleaning and sanitizing work stations at the start of the shift and when transitioning to next work orders. Ensure all required components and tools are ready for the build.

* Self-assessment of work, which may include visual inspection under magnification, and sequential review of colleagues work, providing constructive team feedback, including escalating work issues and changes in equipment performance to supervisor for assessment and correction.

* On time arrival to work, regular attendance without excessive absenteeism, and working a full 8 hour or longer work period

* Other incidental duties: General work area housekeeping


Education and Experience:

* H.S. Diploma or equivalent 4 years experience previous related experience Required

* Previous medical device assembly experience Preferred

Additional Skills:

* Excellent communication skills

* Able to read, comprehend and speak English, and elementary-level understanding of numerical functions

* Adhere to Edwards Environmental Health and Safety and Quality guidelines as they relate to department clean room medical device manufacturing

* Proven ability to complete, retain, and incorporate training coursework in the performance of new and advanced work procedures

* Must be able to work with minimum supervision by following detailed manufacturing instructions

* Work in a Team environment, primarily work with colleagues and supervisor

* Ability to effectively provide and accept feedback from colleagues based on sequential work reviews and follow up with colleagues to ensure understanding

* Flexibility to work overtime to ensure smooth and continuous manufacturing processes

* Proven ability to complete, retain, and incorporate training coursework in the performance of new and advanced work procedures