Olympus America Inc. Lead Endoscope Technician in San Jose, California

Job Requirements::

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • High school diploma or equivalent is required.

  • Minimum of 3 years \"Lead\" or \"Supervisor\" experience in an production/manufacturing environment or a minimum of 5 years experience as an internal Endoscope Technician II is required.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Ability to perform multiple endoscope repair tasks.

  • Skilled in teambuilding, goal achievement and motivation is desired.

  • Knowledge of production techniques for work in process management is desired.

  • Basic knowledge of quality concepts and quality improvement techniques is essential.

  • Basic knowledge of parts acquisition and inventory control is necessary.

  • Effective written and verbal communication skills, problem solving skills, and timely decision-making skills are all preferred.

  • Must possess the ability to effectively delegate tasks to technicians to meet goals.

  • Must possess the ability to develop and motivate a team.

  • Work overtime as needed.

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::

  • Evaluate, troubleshoot, disassembly, assemble, repair and/or inspect Endoscopes to assure proper function.

  • Lead team to accomplish throughput targets by distributing service orders amongst technicians Inspect and perform repair tasks on complex service orders.

  • Troubleshoot product and direct line technicians on proper repair methods.

  • Assess the quality and productivity of repair line and coordinate improvement activities.

  • Research, communicate and assist in resolving process issues with supervisors and engineering.

  • Ensure technicians accurately complete all service records, flash reports and Discrepancy Material Non-Conformance reports.

  • Conduct and support process audits to maintain and improve quality standards.

  • Facilitate and coordinate on the job training for line technicians.

  • Perform other duties as assigned.

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 Lead Endoscope Technician to join us in our San Jose, CA office.

Let’s inspire healthier lives, together.

The Lead Endoscope Technician will assist the Production Supervisor achieve output goals for a specific repair line. The individual in this position is responsible for leading, directing, reviewing and approving the work of the technicians while also repairing and/or inspecting endoscopes. The lead will need to be proactive in taking independent action and have a high degree of initiative to resolve issues.

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

Company URL:

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

Posting Locations:

California, San Jose

Work Location:

San Jose Gyrus ACMI Inc.

Posting Title:

Lead Endoscope Technician

Auto req ID:

4074BR

Job Family:

Repair

4074BR

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.