Olympus America Inc. Group Packaging Leader in Bartlett, Tennessee

Job Requirements::

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent.

  • Minimum of 5 years of internal experience as an Assembler, or may advance based on management’s discretion and demonstrated job performance; must have detailed knowledge of Olympus products, processes and Assembler skill sets.

  • External Applicants: Minimum of 5 years of experience in a related lead type or supervisory position externally with experience in a medical device manufacturing environment.

  • Ability to read and comprehend instructions, correspondence, and memos; write simple correspondence and effectively present information to employees, supervisors, or engineers.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Must be able to work in a clean room environment and follow the clean room environment practices and procedures.

  • Must have effective analytical skills, effective teambuilding skills and effective motivational skills.

  • Must be self-directed and able to carry out multiple tasks in a fast paced environment.

  • Ability to work effectively within the following MS Windows applications: Excel, Outlook, and Word and site specific PC programs as required to perform job duties following training. e.g. Oracle, PLM, MRP, ERP.PED and Enterprise Etime.

  • Knowledge of GDP, GMP and Lean Manufacturing.

  • Must be capable of operating manufacturing equipment including following training, but not limited to: microscopes, test equipment, EFDs, ultrasonic welders, soldering irons.

  • Must be capable of operating measurement equipment following training e.g. dial callipers, pressure gages, rulers.

We realize work isn’t just a job to you.

It’s a big part of your life, but not the only part. That’s why we offer competitive salaries, a robust 401(k) program, annual bonus program and comprehensive medical benefits, as well as tuition reimbursement, flexible schedules, parental and adoption leave, on-site services and Colleague Affinity Networks — so you can be ready for where life can take you.

Job Duties::

As a Group Packaging Leader working on the Otology team, you will be empowered and inspired to do your best work. A typical day for you will include:

  • Assisting management in planning, organizing and controlling the department activities in accordance with production planning priorities and daily department goals.

  • Assisting in the development, training and motivation of employees.

  • Ensuring that employee production, equipment, material and work areas conform to GMP, FDA, ISO, and Gyrus ACMI procedures.

  • Coordinating movement of inventories in and out of department. Interfaces with department managers, supervisors or group leaders from other areas as need to ensure timely packaging of all products.

  • Working on daily production and assist other employees with production related needs.

  • Assisting in lean manufacturing improvement activities and takes a leading role in communicating lean manufacturing initiatives to department personnel.

  • Assisting in time and attendance data management and helping to coordinate vacation/PTO schedules to ensure department production needs are met.

  • Assisting engineering in setting-up packaging for new product or changes in packaging for any current product.

  • Maintaing work order integrity at all times, including counts, quality control, and informing Otology manager of any problems involving production, quality, or safety.

  • Performing other related duties as assigned, performs backup assignments for department, and participates in other company programs as needed.

About Us:

At Olympus, we put a lot of good back into the world, and what we do really matters. We are committed to making people’s lives healthier, safer and more fulfilling every day by crafting innovative optical and digital solutions in medical technologies, microscopy, industrial solutions, cameras, and audio recorders.

We view our relationship with and commitment to our employees with the same passion. Everything we do at Olympus is a reflection of our vision, and everyone here helps to make it a reality. We’re invested in our employees, great ideas, and how they impact the communities around us. We see the world through multiple lenses and come together to find the right answers; the best solutions.

THAT’S OLYMPUS.

TRUE TO YOU. TRUE TO SOCIETY. TRUE TO LIFE.

Olympus Surgical Technology America

Olympus embraces diversity and inclusion. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, our policies as well as our values prohibit unlawful discrimination based on an employee's or applicant's race, color, sex, age, physical or mental disability, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, marital status, genetic information, ancestry, military or veteran status, or any other federal, state or local protected classification. EOE Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled

Job Description:

Are you looking for a company that cares about people’s lives and health, including yours? At Olympus, we help make people’s lives healthier, safer and more fulfilling, every day. We’re currently looking for a Group Packaging Leader to join us in our Bartlett, TN office.

Let’s inspire healthier lives, together.

The Group Packaging Leader will assist the Supervisor or Manager by coordinating the workflow of product through the packaging area. He/She will be directly involved in the day to day packaging activities and will assist in planning, organizing and controlling the work schedules and responsibilities.

Company URL:

Olympus Surgical Technology America at http://www.olympus-osta.com/

Posting Locations:

Tennessee, Bartlett

Work Location:

Bartlett Gyrus ACMI Inc

Posting Title:

Group Packaging Leader

Job Family:

Manufacturing

Auto req ID:

3604BR

3604BR

Olympus is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and our policies prohibit unlawful discrimination based on an employee's or applicant's race, color, sex, age, physical or mental disability, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, marital status, genetic information, ancestry, military or veteran status, or any other federal, state or local protected classification.