Olympus America Inc. Production Technician Test IV in Waltham, Massachusetts

Job Duties::

A typical day for you will include:

  • Adhering to policy and procedures to maintain a safe and clean work environment.

  • Completing tasks in resourceful and effective ways while adhering to production plan schedules while producing high quality products to standards.

  • Working on assignments requiring considerable judgment and initiative.

  • Understanding implications of work and makes recommendations for solutions.

  • Determining methods and procedures on new assignments where no standard processes been established.

  • Acting as an informal team leader.

  • Acting as a champion of the company’s Lean and Continuous Improvement programs.

  • Completing work orders on schedule to ensure a constant flow of finished product to support customer service levels.

  • Advising management of adverse manufacturing and/or equipment conditions and issues that are affecting production and /or safety.

  • Preparing and properly storing test certifications.

  • Properly identifying typical and atypical failure modes and participate in Root Cause Analysis activities.

  • Reporting nonconforming product and material following company policies (NCM creation) and established work area procedures.

  • Establishing wired electrical connections and install specified tuning components into assemblies (hand soldering).

  • Operating machinery and precision measurement equipment used in the production of ultrasound transducers.

  • Identifying overdue or potentially overdue work orders and alert managers.

  • Adhering to all established health and safety rules.

  • Constantly reviewing current manufacturing processes to identify opportunities for improvement.

  • Recommend changes to eliminate waste and to promote cost reductions without sacrificing quality.

  • Identify and report all adverse conditions of the facility to management.

  • Acting as the liaison to Manufacturing Operations Evaluation of performance will be based on ability to: Produce quality products in accordance to standards.

  • Improving on established standard times for standard operations.

  • Following all applicable manufacturing procedures and documentation.

  • Following work order activities established via manufacturing reports.

  • Accurately recording labor time to all work order operations into the MRP system.

  • Cleaning and maintaining equipment (including tools and fixtures).

  • Participating in the company’s Lean and Continuous Improvement programs.

  • Maintaining work area 5s standards.

  • Working with Team members with mutual respect and understanding.

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 Scientific Solutions Americas Corp

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 Requirements::

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • High School Degree or Equivalent.

  • Minimum of 4 years of related experience.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Experience working in a lean manufacturing environment.

  • Experience working with Manual lathes, Mills and Presses.

  • Good manual dexterity.

  • Computer skills and literacy.

  • Strong attention to detail.

  • Ability to manage multiple priorities and multiple tasks simultaneously.

  • Strong verbal communication skills.

  • Enjoy contributing to a diverse manufacturing group.

  • Ability to embrace change and be a team player.

  • Highly organized, self-managed individual who works with minimum supervision and the ability to work in a fast paced environment.

  • Ability to lift 20 pounds.

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 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 Production Test Technician IV to join us in our Waltham, MA office.

Let’s inspire healthier lives, together.

The Production Test Technician IV will perform the set-up, calibration, testing and troubleshooting of circuits, components, instruments and mechanical assemblies. The incumbent will follow methods and procedures from drawings, diagrams and test plans. He/She may complete rework on assemblies and/or systems as a result of testing. The incumbent will prepare technical reports summarizing findings and recommending solutions to technical problems. He/She will assist in the selection and set-up of specialized test equipment.

Company URL:

Olympus Scientific Solutions Americas Corp at http://www.olympus-ims.com/

Posting Title:

Production Technician Test IV

Posting Locations:

Massachusetts, Waltham

Job Family:

Manufacturing Direct Support

Work Location:

Waltham OSST

Auto req ID:

3856BR

3856BR

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.