Manufacturing Process Lead I (R458852)
Stryker is one of the world’s leading medical technology companies and, together with our customers, is driven to make healthcare better. We offer innovative products and services in Orthopaedics, Medical and Surgical, and Neurotechnology and Spine that help improve patient and hospital outcomes.
We are proud to be named the #5 World’s Best Workplaces and a Best Workplace for Diversity by Fortune Magazine. Learn more about our award-winning organization by visiting stryker.comWhy manufacturing at Stryker?
Are you interested in getting hands-on experience with products that are making an impact on people’s lives? As a member of our manufacturing team, that is exactly what you will do! At Stryker, you will join a team of amazing people who treat each other like family, while working with products that are improving and saving people’s lives. We have an award-winning culture and have been named the #1 Best Workplace in Manufacturing in the U.S. by Fortune for 3 years in a row!
Need another reason to apply? Here are 5 reasons to join our manufacturing team: https://www.strykercareersblog.com/post/5-reasons-to-join-strykers-manufacturing-team
This is a 2nd shift position:
Supports production, business, and other processes in a team-based manufacturing environment. Performs activities in a variety of cross-functional areas including production planning and control, total quality management, systems, manufacturing, equipment and facilities engineering, material management, and process re-engineering. Serves as escalation point for process and/or material related issues.
Provides support to assigned lines/workstations/work centers for process adherence
Works with assigned lines/workstations/work centers to ensure quality and material metrics are met
Act as first line of defense for troubleshooting including equipment quality and process issues
Partners with other Manufacturing Process Leads and/or Team Leaders to coordinate resources in the area based on production schedule and standards and troubleshooting schedule changes throughout the shift
May develop process improvement plans with Production Team Leader and/or Operations Engineering
Review manufacturing processes and propose small scale changes for efficiency
Assist with resolving technical issues as well as maintenance of production equipment
Enforce existing operational and process discrepancies and provide guidance for process improvement
Assist in executing labor plan by coordinating people movement
Assist in providing and/or coordinating line/workstation/work center coverage for absenteeism
Assist in providing training in core skill areas to assigned lines/workstations/work centers
Supports and Interacts with internal and external customers with respect to product planning, problem resolution and process improvement
Expose and document problems through the MDI (Managing for Daily Improvement) process
Responsible for shift hand off and communication with peers
Support and assist with onboarding and training for new employees within assigned area
Build and /or operate in production to meet production pace requirements
Qualifications/Work Experience Preferred
Excellent interpersonal skills
Excellent analytical skills and problem solving skills
Demonstrated planning and organizational skills
Must be able to exercise judgement in the application of professional expertise
Must be able to work independently under minimal supervision
Education/Special Training Preferred
High school diploma or equivalent required, University Degree or equivalent preferred
4+ years of Manufacturing experience
Our total rewards offering varies by country but often includes bonuses; commissions; healthcare; insurance benefits; retirement programs; stock based plans; paid time off plans; family and parenting leaves; tuition reimbursement; wellness programs; onsite fitness centers and cafeterias; discount purchase programs; and service and performance awards – not to mention various social and recreational activities.Know someone at Stryker?
Be sure to have them submit you as a referral prior to applying for this position. Learn more about our employee referral program at https://careers.stryker.com/referrals/