Instrument Asseembly Associate II


Manufacturing and Production

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San Jose

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Branch Information

Silicon Valley, CA - (USA) 2880 Zanker Road Suite 101 CA San Jose , CA - 95134 Phone : 408-577-1258



Job Description

Manpower is currently recruiting for a Instrument Asseembly Associate II position for a Bioscience Manufacturing Company in San Jose, CA. Please review the below Responsibilities and Requirements for this position. If interested, please apply now:

Job Description Summary

Performs electro-mechanical assembly of flow cytometers, sub-assemblies and related medical device products. Follows established methods and procedures in performing, assembly of optical, mechanical, fluidic and electronic components and assemblies. Must be able to work in a team oriented atmosphere with assemblers, technicians, QA personnel, and engineers, completing tasks and communicating effectively, both orally and in writing.

Job Description

Performs instrument assembly by following released procedures

Performs in process inspection to ensure products meet specifications and standards.

Generates required documentation to complete the Device History Record (DHR)

May require engineering support to resolve complex and unique problems.

Must be able to read and understand: assembly instructions, work orders, Bills of Materials, Standard Operation Procedures, and all other documentation used to control our products and processes.

Confers with engineers, technicians, production personnel, and others regarding assembly procedures.

Expected to provide feedback on production and methods, product design issues, continuously strives to improve product quality and operational efficiency.

Collects and documents key measurements and data. Reviews metrics on a regular basis and strives to improve individual and group performance. Keep work area clean organized and safe.

Fill out time sheets and all other required paperwork accurately and on time. Keeps training file up to date at all times.

Keeps abreast of the basic requirements for compliance in own area of work and complies with those requirements. Participates as required in training on regulatory issues affecting own area of work.. Brings regulatory compliance questions/issues to the attention of management.

Follows Environmental, Health and Safety (EH&S) policies and procedures. Takes responsibility for safety in immediate work area. Participates in EH&S programs. Notifies supervisors of all observed hazardous conditions or unsafe work practices. May provide recommendations on maintaining the safety of the work environment.

Other duties may be assigned.

Minimum Requirements:

High School diploma

2+ years related experience in a high tech, manufacturing environment

Ability to effectively communicate information and respond to questions both verbally and in writing.

Good mechanical aptitude, dexterity and hand/eye coordination. Must be able to reach, bend and lift 35 lbs on a daily basis. PC or MAC user, familiar with: Word, Excel, Windows and/or MAC OS

Desirable Qualifications:

A.S. degree, or vocational instruction in electro-mechanical assembly

Experience working in a medical device manufacturing organization

Experience working in a clean room environment.

Experience building: laser based optical systems, fluidic systems, digital and analog circuitry

Extensive knowledge of PC's and networking environments

Experience with Excel, Visio, Power Point

Exposure to ISO 9000 and cGMP 21 CFR part 82

Knowledge of LEAN Manufacturing, Six Sigma tools and concepts, Demand Flow Technology (DFT)