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Monofilament Preformer Lead

Company: Johnson & Johnson
Location: Cornelia
Posted on: January 23, 2023

Job Description:

Ethicon Inc. (6045) is currently recruiting for a Monofilament Preformer Lead located in our Cornelia, GA site.JOB SUMMARYResponsible for using equipment for the assembly and processing tasks to produce finished products according to established specifications. Accountable for adhering to all quality and safety guidelines.Safely and efficiently execute daily tasks related to the production of absorbable Startafix suture in accordance with process specifications and procedures. Typical tasks include Preform, rack winding, annealing, scouring, bulkspooling and inspection.DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIESUnder limited supervision and in accordance with all applicable federal, state and local laws/regulations and Corporate Johnson & Johnson, procedures and guidelines, this position:Sets up production equipment to produce subassemblies or finished products.Ensures production equipment is properly set up.Checks products on assembly line to confirm that they are properly assembled and remove defective products.Compiles records and reports on quality inspection results.Cleans, maintains and performs basic repairs on equipment as needed.Schedules maintenance and/or repairs on equipment as directed.Prepares accurate records/documentation related to quality, work in progress, test results, and special projects.Troubleshoots production problems.Reports and documents unresolved production problems.All of the essential functions listed for Monofilament Preformer Operator (PG 21) plus the following:Provides central leadership and coordination for manufacturing operations within the Stratafix department.Serves as Subject Matter Expert in all Stratafix processes.Work in team environment behaving in a CREDO based respectful manner.Comply with all federally regulated programs.Adhere to J&J environmental and safety policies and guidelines.Comply with all job specific safety procedures and utilize PPE when necessary.Comply with quality system requirements as defined within procedures and instructions.Use microscope and measurement equipment as specified.Oversee and coach associates through basic performance problemsCoordinate and lead day-to-day activities in the production manufacturing area as necessary, in alignment with immediate or direct supervision.Responsible for delivering departments outputs daily for assigned shiftMonitor assigned area and reallocate resources as necessary to meet schedule requirements within the department.Collaborate with Supervisor on all department performance and operator issues, coordinating priorities with other shift Leads.Train New personnel in the area.Support projects and validations as needed.Responsible for cleanliness and maintenance of the department.Prepare weekly staffing plan for the area.Order Raw Materials to warehouse as needed.Leads Crossover meetings.Promotes a safety focused culture and the Good Saves program within his Shift.Ensures that employees within shift are adhering to GMPs, GDPs and acting in accordance to their process specifications.Responsible for ensuring sustainability of the 6S program.Responsible for maintaining all assigned work areas safe, clean and in good operating conditionOpens work orders if repairs are required in the facilities or the equipment.Reports any associates who are not behaving in accordance with the J&J established policies to the Line Facilitator or Manufacturing Manager as applicable.Escalates any major safety, quality or equipment downtime situation to the Shift - Line Facilitator or the Manufacturing Manager as applicable.Demonstrates leadership qualities. Create and actively pursue a team-based, non-threatening environment designed to promote teamwork and open exchange of ideas. Ensure cross shift participation. Frequently identify and communicate progress and areas of improvement to team members.Demonstrates consistently effective job performance that encompasses good quality and quantity of work, and dependability.Communicates problems and potential solutions to supervisor, technician, engineer and incoming production shiftsResponsible for ensuring personal and Company compliance with all Federal, State, local and Company regulations, policies, and proceduresInterprets instructions and specifications and uses to set up equipment.Checks products on assembly line to confirm that they are properly assembled and removes defective products.Cleans and maintains equipment as needed.Prepares accurate records/documentation related to quality and work in progress. Troubleshoots minor production problems.Executes and monitors manufacturing processes according to operational procedures.Participates in projects focused on process development and/or improvement, cost controls and new product manufacturing.Performs equipment maintenance, conditioning, standardization and calibration as needed.Handles, stores and disposes of hazardous and nonhazardous materials incompliance with company policy and regulatory requirements.Handles chemicals appropriately using required safety equipment.Participates in the execution of validation/revalidation protocols.Performs other duties assigned as neededResponsible for communicating business related issues or opportunities to next management levelFor those who supervise or manage a staff, responsible for ensuring that subordinates follow all Company guidelines related to Health, Safety and Environmental practices and that all resources needed to do so are available and in good condition, if applicableResponsible for ensuring personal and Company compliance with all Federal, State, local and Company regulations, policies, and proceduresPerforms other duties assigned as neededQualificationsEXPERIENCE AND EDUCATIONHigh School Diploma RequiredGenerally, Requires 4-6 Years work experience in a manufacturing environmentStratafix manufacturing experience across all process steps is preferredREQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITIES, CERTIFICATIONS/LICENSES and AFFILIATIONSGeneral Math Skills required (Addition, Subtraction, Multiplication, Division, Averages, Rounding etc.)Ability to work cooperatively with coworkers and management.Ability to perform duties in accordance with policies and procedures.Computer skills.Knowledge of LIMS, JDE, CAMSTAR & other MES Systems is preferredExcellent communication and interpersonal relation skills.Statistical and analytical problem-solving ability.Basic math skills: add, subtract, multiply, divide, percentages.Ability to use measuring devices such as micrometers, scales and balances, calculators, tachometers, computer, and Instron test units.Knowledge of extrusion operations desirable.Ability to use basic hand tools.Ability to work independently without continuous supervisionGeneral inspection skills.Ability to maintain accurate records.Capable of innovative thinking to resolve problems and recommend corrective actions.High level of attention to detailManual dexterity and ability to work with small and intricate parts with precision.At Johnson & Johnson, we're on a mission to change the trajectory of health for humanity. That starts by creating the world's healthiest workforce. Through cutting-edge programs and policies, we empower the physical, mental, emotional and financial health of our employees and the ones they love. As such, depending on location and subject to local legislation, candidates offered employment may be required to show proof of COVID-19 vaccination or, in certain countries, secure an approved accommodation prior to the commencement of employment to support the well-being of our employees, their families and the communities in which we live and work. If you are invited to interview for the position, your recruiter will advise on the vaccine requirement status in your geographic location.Johnson & Johnson is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.For more information on how we support the whole health of our employees throughout their wellness, career and life journey, please visit .

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