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Edwards Lifesciences 1st Shift Assembler $16.87 - $19 in Salt Lake City, Utah

Starting pay $16.87 to $19.00

Edwards Lifesciences has openings for Assemblers who have previous medical device assembly experience. The Assembler applies skill and dexterity in the assembly of components into finished devices, in keeping with regulatory and company guidelines.

** The schedule for this position is Mon-Thurs from 5:30 AM - 4:00 PM but can vary slightly depending on the line you work on and work volume. Overtime varies as well.

Basic Qualifications :

  • Able to read, comprehend and speak English, and elementary-level understanding of numerical functions required.

Preferred Qualifications :

  • H.S. Diploma or equivalent.

  • Good communication skills.

  • Adhere to Edwards Environmental Health and Safety and Quality guidelines as they relate to department clean room medical device manufacturing.

  • Proven ability to complete, retain, and incorporate training coursework in the performance of new and advanced work procedures.

  • Must be able to work with minimum supervision by following detailed manufacturing instructions.

  • Work in a Team environment, primarily work with colleagues and supervisor.

  • Ability to effectively provide and accept feedback from colleagues based on sequential work reviews.

  • Flexibility to work overtime to ensure smooth and continuous manufacturing processes.

  • Proven ability to complete, retain, and incorporate training coursework in the performance of new and advanced work procedures.

Key Responsibilities :

  • Use tools and equipment to complete assembly of medical devices precisely and in a timely fashion at each work station – proficient in multiple operations – following work order instructions and drawings, using computers to navigate drawings, and entering parts status data. Inventory reconciliation at start of day and when transitioning to next work order.

  • Review, follow and perform job functions in compliance with established work instructions and adherence with SOPs, including recording traceable information on device history records and may enter data into manufacturing data systems.

  • Perform line clearance, i.e., cleaning and sanitizing work stations at the start of the shift and when transitioning to next work orders. Ensure all required components and tools are ready for the build.

  • Self-assessment of work, which may include visual inspection under magnification, and sequential review of colleagues work, providing constructive team feedback, including escalating work issues and changes in equipment performance to supervisor for assessment and correction.

  • On time arrival to work, regular attendance without excessive absenteeism, and working a full 10 hour work period.

  • Other incidental duties: General work area housekeeping.

Edwards is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer including protected Veterans and individuals with disabilities.

Edwards is committed to complying with the requirements and guidance from our government authorities and to protecting our vulnerable patients and the healthcare providers who are treating them around the world. As such, all patient-facing and in-hospitals positions require COVID-19 vaccination, which includes anyone who directly interfaces with patients and those who enter a hospital or healthcare facility as part of their role. If hired, as a condition of employment, you will be required to submit proof that you have been fully vaccinated for COVID-19 or have a valid religious or medical exemption from being vaccinated.

Edwards Lifesciences is the global leader in patient-focused medical innovations for structural heart disease, as well as critical care and surgical monitoring. Driven by a passion to help patients, the company collaborates with the world's leading clinicians and researchers to address unmet healthcare needs, working to improve patient outcomes and enhance lives. Headquartered in Irvine, California, Edwards Lifesciences has extensive operations in North America, Europe, Japan, Latin America and Asia and currently employs over 15,000 individuals worldwide.

For us, helping patients is not a slogan - it's our life's work. From developing devices that replace or repair a diseased heart valve to creating new technologies that monitor vital signs in the critical care setting, we focus on helping patients regain and improve the quality of their life.