Olympus America Inc. Senior Manufacturing Technician in Brooklyn Park, Minnesota

Job Duties::

  • Organize, coordinate, and execute building and testing of prototypes/products with minimal engineering guidance.

  • Assist engineering teams in obtaining necessary materials, services, and test data.

  • Train/Coach peers on the technical aspects of their job including interpreting and rationalizing results (i.e. statistics, DOE).

  • Work with the engineering staff to solve technical, facilities and quality problems.

  • Assist engineers in writing PSPs for new processes.

  • Assist engineers with conducting process and equipment verification and validation.

  • Review and revise current routers, MOs, and PSPs as needed.

  • Assist engineers in production line formation setup and modifications.

  • Participate and assist with dFMEA and pFMEA meetings..

  • Assist engineers in conducting engineering studies and experiments.

  • Review & resolve facilities and ergonomic issues related to project implementation, prepare reports, documentation and other related materials, for use in facilities and workstation redesign.

  • Provide cost reduction recommendations.

  • Identify parts and supplies needed to support product or process implementation and ensure they are available according to production schedules.

  • Train Operators, Supervisors and other employees on use of new equipment and/or processes.

  • Initiate and Lead continuous improvement measures, by providing technical information and reviewing processes as they are revised.

  • Address Change Orders (COs) in a timely manner, to maintain schedules and/or achieve acceptable levels of compliance.

  • Aid Engineers in Design, Implementation and Qualification of production processes, tooling and fixtures including IQ/OQ/PQ and required validation activities.

  • Perform all other essential duties as directed.

Job Requirements::

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • High School Diploma is required; Two year Engineering or Technical degree is preferred.

  • Minimum of 5 years of related experience, or the equivalent combination of education and experience.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Strong statistical, analytical and decision-making sense of urgency skills.

  • Quality and Customer oriented.

  • Experience in coordinating activities among departments or groups.

  • Excellent interpersonal and teamwork skills.

  • Strong knowledge of development methodologies and problem solving skills.

  • Possess a high degree of personal organization and excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.

  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office.

  • CAD experience is desired.

  • Ability to perform required duties with minimum supervision.

  • Knowledge of FDA regulations.

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.

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 Senior Manufacturing Technician to join us in our Brooklyn Park, MN office.

Let’s inspire healthier lives, together.

The Senior Manufacturing Technician assists engineers with coordinating and implementing projects, installs and maintains shop floor workstations and equipment, recommends cost effective process procedures, and tracks and maintains project implementation and completion dates. The incumbent works with Value stream and ES staff to solve technical, facilities and quality problems.

Company URL:

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

Posting Title:

Senior Manufacturing Technician

Posting Locations:

Minnesota, Brooklyn Park

Work Location:

Brooklyn Park GYR ACMI Inc

Job Family:

Research & Development

Auto req ID:

4579BR

4579BR

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.