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General Operative (Production)

  • Job reference: 929955
  • Location: Cork
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Sector: Engineering, Manufacturing & Facilities, Life Sciences
  • Date posted: 12/02/2020

Orion Group Life Sciences have an exciting opportunity for a General Operative for our Manufacturing/Cleanroom Facility client based in East Cork area. This is a permanent role.

Job Purpose
This position requires the operator to assemble medical instruments and their subassemblies following drawings and other written and verbal specifications.

Main Responsibilities of the role

  • Assembles plastic and metal components into medical devices using appropriate tooling and equipment, in accordance with approved manufacturing procedures.
  • Completes assigned jobs in accordance with production timelines.
  • Maintains accurate records/documentation related to quality, work in progress and special projects.
  • Performs in-process quality checks on sub-assemblies and finished product.
  • Works with Production Supervisor and/or Engineers to resolve line issues and suggest improvements.
  • Notifies process/tool owner when tools/equipment are in need of maintenance.
  • Maintains clean work station.
  • Adheres to general safety rules, manufacturing procedures, company policies and procedures, Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) and FDA regulations.
  • Performs additional operators per supervisor direction
  • Trains and assists others as required

Desired Experience and Background of the successful candidate

  • Able to communicate and interact professionally and constructively with the lead, supervisor and co-workers; to enhance teamwork and positive working relationships.
  • Has basic mathematical and measurement skills (adding, subtracting, multiplying, dividing, and understands fractions and decimals).
  • Able to organize and segregate work.
  • Has manual dexterity to work with very small parts.
  • Detail oriented to correctly complete manufacturing paperwork.
  • Ability to follow and execute processes/directions.
  • Ability to read and write English in order to read and interpret manufacturing processes.
  • Experience in clean room environment an advantage
  • Ability to apply training to carry out instructions.

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For more information on this role, call John Kelleher on +353 (0) 866064309 or email for a completely confidential chat about this role and other opportunities using the reference number: 929955

Our role in supporting diversity and inclusion
As an international workforce business, we are committed to sourcing personnel that reflects the diversity and values of our client base but also that of Orion Group. We welcome the wide range of experiences and viewpoints that potential workers bring to our business and our clients, including those based on nationality, gender, culture, educational and professional backgrounds, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, and age differences, job classification and religion. In our inclusive workplace, regardless of your employment status as staff or contract, everyone is assured the right of equitable, fair and respectful treatment.

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