Cogmedix

The Assembly Technician Team Leader is a senior level Assembly Technician that assembles sub-assemblies and finished devices while providing leadership to production cells and other Assembly Technicians. The Team Leader also ensures strict adherence to our motto, Cogmedix = Compliance, verifies training is complete, leads the cells’ 6S activities, and provides guidance and clear communication to the team with respect to production goals.

Responsibilities:

  1. Provide leadership to assigned cell assembly associates.
  2. Provide competent training to associates and ensure all required training forms are completed contemporaneously. 
  3. Lead initial 6S set up of all assigned cells.
  4. Lead daily 6S activities in cells, maintaining high standards for cell cleanliness, organization while participating in sustaining activities.
  5. Perform daily cell 6S audits using cell 6S audit cards.
  6. Accurately update cell status board’s daily, escalating anomalies for resolution through proper channels. 
  7. Assemble complex electro-mechanical and opto-mechanical subassemblies, final assemblies, and finished medical devices per written specifications, e.g., work instructions, customer drawings, etc. (85% of standard work).
  8. Ensure all tools and equipment are properly calibrated and schedules for tools and equipment to be calibrated are clearly defined.
  9. Collaborate directly with customers when required.
  10. Ensure proper ESD practices are followed and the cells are ESD compliant.
  11. Ensure proper material processes are executed for any MRB material and material shortages are addressed real time with Supply Chain, Program Management, or Manufacturing Operations.
  12. Effectively communicate to management with continuous improvement and production efficiency opportunities.
  13. Transition between multiple subassemblies or final assemblies across multiple product lines within a short period of time.
  14. Ability to work collaboratively with customers and internal team on co-builds during the New Product Introduction process.
  15. Complete manufacturing documentation / Device History Record as outlined in the work order package and defined by the customer.  
  16. Identify and report any product quality problems or discrepancies.  
  17. Responsible for following cGMP and ISO 13485 requirements.   
  18. Maintain proper control of device traceability, materials, and non-conforming material.  
  19. Performs other duties as directed.

Essential Requirements:  

  1. Positive attitude, self-motivator.
  2. Superior customer service attitude.
  3. Excellent teamwork and communication skills.  
  4. High School Diploma or equivalent. Further technical training or education preferred.
  5. Experience in electro-mechanical assembly and ESD practices required.  
  6. Experience in opto-mechanical assembly, optics handling and cleaning, use of epoxy dispensing tools, torque tools, crimping tools, soldering, and use of multi-meters highly desirable. 
  7. 5+ years’ experience in medical product assembly field, or an equivalent combination of education and experience preferred.
  8. Experience in Medical Device manufacturing required.
  9. Must be able to read, write, and comprehend detailed manufacturing procedures and drawings in English.
  10. A demonstrated commitment to company values.   
  11. IPC 610 and 620 certifications preferred.
  12. Excellent manual dexterity and eye/hand coordination.
  13. Standing for prolonged periods of time.
  14. Ability to lift up to 30 lbs.; instances of excess than 30 lbs. may be required.