Title: Contract Senior Manufacturing Associate Systems
Work Location: Ann Arbor, MI
Duration: 12 Months
Pay Rate: $19 – US/CA00460
· Manufacturing Associate is required to have a strong knowledge of manufacturing methods and techniques, process development experience, workflow understanding, read drawings, and ability to test, calibrate, and troubleshoot electromechanical and optical assemblies.
· Will maintain manufacturing equipment, create work instructions, be often asked to contribute to or lead projects, be cross functionally trained to work in several areas as needed.
· Assist engineers in developing, building, or testing prototypes or new products, processes, or procedures.
· This role requires a self-starter, ability to work independently, understanding of departmental goals-working as a team to achieve those goals within set timelines.
· Employee will be required to make judgement calls on a day to day basis regarding, and prioritizing work flow for the instrument manufacturing team.
· Provide production and progress reports to Manufacturing Supervisor.
· Perform Instrument Assembly in accordance with Assembly Drawings and Work Instructions.
· Completes repairs of Instrument assemblies and subassemblies, as needed.
· Carry out work in accordance with defined Quality Management System procedures.
· Support general Manufacturing objectives.
· Maintain fixtures, assembly tools, assembly instrumentation and manufacturing aids.
· Be committed to following and supporting safety practices.
· Prepares for production by reviewing work orders and production schedule, studying and clarifying specifications; calculating parts requirements; collecting materials and supplies. Set-up equipment necessary for different work orders.
· Documents production by completing applicable forms, reports, logs, and records equipment and batches.
· Keeps work areas clean and organized, keeping with 5S principles.
· Contributes to Continuous Improvement efforts; Identify and help implement process, procedure, safety improvements.
· Complete and maintain training records within expected timelines.
· Maintain functional understanding of cGMP’s and the impact of deviation from controlled processes and/or procedures. Participate in investigations as needed.
· Train/mentor less experienced and new operators
· Maintain inventory; be familiar with Kan Ban, and FIFO. May be required to complete inventory counting, kit pulling, and to handle materials.
· High school degree plus 5 years relevant work experience; or technical associates/college degree and 2 years relevant work experience