Olympus America Inc. Production Supervisor in San Jose, California

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

Job Duties::

As a Production Supervisor working on the MP Refurbishment team, you will be empowered and inspired to do your best work. You will contribute to our mission by:

  • Providing leadership to customer product repair lines by directing technicians in prioritizing activities and achieving daily output goals.

  • Monitoring the flow of work through the repair line(s) and take necessary steps to resolve repair problems.

  • Reviewing the work environment; consulting with Engineering, Environmental Health and Safety and Quality about perceived problems and implement measures to assure safe working conditions.

  • Assuring the attainment of quality, cost and production targets, as measured by time schedules and work outputs.

  • Identifying training needs and assure repair staff is adequately trained in all areas of the repair process, in order to support business plans and ensure employee development.

  • Implementing effective solutions to resolve employee performance issues.

  • Dealing swiftly with customer issues complaints, by identifying the cause of the problem and resolving outstanding issues.

  • Performing all other related duties as assigned.

Job Requirements::

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent is required; an Associate's or Bachelor's Degree is preferred.

  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in assembly of precision instruments or related field is required.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Compliance experience, QSR (Quality System Repair), and MILSPEC experience is desired.

  • Previous supervisory experience is preferred.

  • Effective written and verbal communication skills.

  • Strong math skills.

  • Knowledge of quality theory and Electro-mechanical production.

  • Experience in a customer service environment.

  • Familiarity with current production and repair processes.

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 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 Production Supervisor to join us in our San Jose, CA office.

Let’s inspire healthier lives, together.

The Production Supervisor is responsible for supervising endoscope technicians and their work processes to achieve production repair plans, quality and delivery targets, and documentation of production activities, while improving safety, ergonomics and processes. The incumbent will manage and train production technicians to meet safety,quality, production and cost goals.

Company URL:

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

Posting Locations:

California, San Jose

Job Family:

Manufacturing Direct Support

Work Location:

San Jose Gyrus ACMI Inc.

Posting Title:

Production Supervisor

Auto req ID:

4341BR

4341BR

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.