The Job Responsibilities
Responsible for setting up, adjusting, and maintaining PLC driven, automated production equipment, in a high-volume business. Loads raw materials onto machines as needed. Collaborates with management and team members to effectively and efficiently produce a high quality product.
Loads various raw materials (e.g., tin, cloth, etc.) onto production machines with a continuously running conveyor belt ensuring production schedules and operations are executed efficiently and effectively.
Collaborates and coordinates with others on the team in order to ensure equipment is operating continuously and in proper working order.
Performs periodic visual inspections/checks of equipment, identifies equipment defects, and solves routine problems ensuring machines are properly maintained, operate smoothly and at capacity, and continuously produce high quality products.
Assists in the set up and adjusting machine parameters, settings, and controls, to optimize performance.
Follows standardized work procedures and practices and maintains all applicable safety systems used on equipment and throughout the factory to ensure a safe and organized working environment.
Contributes to a continuous improvement environment by sharing concerns, ideas, recommendations, etc. with management.
Completes and maintains accurate production and maintenance paperwork and records as required and needed for effective operation between shifts.
Continuously communicates with team members on the line and with other support team members to ensure continuous production of the correct product at high quality levels with minimal wasted time and materials.
Performs other duties as needed and assigned.
High school education or the equivalent in education, training and experience.
Technical School training or higher in electronics, and /or mechanical discipline, or the equivalent in years of work experience is preferred.
One (1) to two (2) years of work experience with PLC driven, high volume, automated production equipment is highly desired.
· Ability to visually inspect for and identify defects
· Ability to keep pace on a continuously running conveyor belt and stand for up to 80% of the time
· Flexible in changing to the various tasks listed throughout a shift
· Strong attention to detail
Note: Any physical requirements listed must be deemed an Essential Function of the job.
Ability to comprehend and express oral and written communication
Ability to focus on work details for a period of time within an environment of occasional audio and visual distractions, mildly fluctuating temperatures and workspaces
Ability to think critically and/or mathematically, in context of disciplinary situations to provide a solution or solve a problem
Ability to effectively handle goods, use tools, move materials, use operating equipment or machinery, etc.
Ability to manipulate, grip, pinch, while using your hands in coordination with your arms to assemble objects, etc.
Ability to coordinate 2 or more limbs while sitting, standing, walking, kneeling, climbing, squatting, etc.
Ability to use hands, fingers, legs, feet, in a repetitious motion
Ability to lift, carry, push, pull (up to 50 lbs.)
Ability to use computers and computer systems (includes hardware and software)
Ability to perform day to day tasks; i.e. maintain information files and processing paperwork
Ability to see details at a close range
Ability to match or detect differences between colors
The Dräger Workplace
At Dräger, it is our passion and dedication to protect, support and save lives. Our dedication to life naturally extends to the quality of our employees’ lives. They are the essence of our company, and without them, we would not be what we are today – a world leader in medical and safety technology. We are searching for people who want to join us in building “Technology for Life”.
Due to the nature of this position, qualified candidates will be required to be fully vaccinated for Covid-19. Proof of vaccination will be required as part of the onboarding process. You may be required to carry your vaccination card when on-site at client customers.
Who we are
Draeger is a leading international company in the fields of medical and safety technology. Whether in clinical applications, in industry, mining or emergency services: Draeger products protect, support and save lives. That's what our more than 15,000 employees have been striving for - every day for more than 130 years. Dräger - Technology for Life ®
What we offer
Additional/Voluntary Insurance; Education & Training; Health center and gym; Health Insurance; Retirement Savings; Special Assistance; Time Away; Workplace Wellness