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Extrusion Operator

Job ID

: 18690


: Santa Rosa, CA, USA


: $21.75 per hour

Job Views

: 61


: 07-13-2017

Job Description

Support Cardio Vascular R&D Extrusion department by supplying clean tooling to the extrusion lines and partaking in the disassembly and reassembly of extruders.

Available Shifts:

3:00 PM – 11:30 PM

11:00 PM – 7:30 AM

Position Responsibilities:

Follow all Process Instructions, Specification Boards, SOP s, DOP s, Quality Policy and other related documents
Identify/communicate equipment/setup issues and provide status updates to Engineers/Supervisor/Peers.
Prepare resins per Mix Resin procedure.
Calibrate transducers and start purging the extruder.
Maintain 5s and utilize all lean tools.
Machine breakdowns and set ups
Operate all burn room equipment and hand tools.
Assemble parts and have quick change die carts ready for break downs.
Make sure crosshead, extrusion line, and all equipment are aligned and straight.
Operate the ultrasonic cleaner system and subsequent filter cleaning.
Bubble test filters, bag and tag them, update filter inventory data base, and bubble point data base.
Tooling set-up
Define suitable tooling for extrusion requisition per DDR or DDB.
Select correct filters for runs.
Inspect damaged pin and dies. Remove damaged tooling from inventory.
Assemble bullets and hypo-tubes to make extruder pins.
Keep pin and die cart current with the availability board.
Inventory control of tools and equipment.
Clean and polish tooling, screws and extruder parts.
Inspect extruder parts for wear.
Assure the equipment is being handled properly at all times.
Understand and follow department procedures and quality policies.
Maintain an expected level of attendance and teamwork
Education Required:

High school diploma or GED.

Desired/Preferred Qualifications:

Extrusion and process troubleshooting.
Machine breakdowns and set-ups
2+ year of medical device manufacturing experience preferred
2+ year of mechanical experience preferred
2+ years of college or trade school preferred
Good organizational skills
Attention to detail
Ability to communicate effectively with peers and supervisor
Basic knowledge of computers
Legible handwriting
Ability to work with small components
Ability to perform repetitive work
Familiarity with manufacturing safety and ergonomics
Ability to operate independently with minimal supervision
Physical Job Requirements:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit and talk or hear.
The employee frequently is required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls, and have good manual dexterity.
The employee is frequently required to stand, walk, lift, push or pull light weight occasionally 5-20 pounds and reach with hands and arms.
Specific vision abilities required by this job include excellent eyesight and good color vision.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to be independently mobile.
The employee is also required to interact with a computer, and communicate with peers and co-workers.
On The Job Training:

Training conducted by a burn room trainer on a different shift may be required.

Job Category
Employment Types
Full time
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