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CooperVision Packaging Machine Operator, 12 Hour Days (6am - 6pm) in Rochester, New York

JOB TITLE: Distribution Associate - Packaging DEPARTMENT: Packaging SHIFT: 6am - 6pm, predictable schedule/always days. About CooperVision * CooperVision, a division of CooperCompanies (NYSE:COO), is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of soft contact lenses. The Company produces a full array of daily disposable, two-week and monthly contact lenses, all featuring advanced materials and optics. CooperVision has a strong heritage of solving the toughest vision challenges such as astigmatism, presbyopia and childhood myopia; and offers the most complete collection of spherical, toric and multifocal products available. Through a combination of innovative products and focused practitioner support, the company brings a refreshing perspective to the marketplace, creating real advantages for customers and wearers. For more information, visit *JOB SUMMARY The Packaging Machine Operator is responsible for the daily production of FDA regulated medical devices by operating high-speed automated and semi-automated packaging machines. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS & ACCOUNTABILITIES 1.Operates different types of packaging machinery at varying stages of the production line. 2.Completes routine quality checks to ensure that goods produced meet or exceed corporate quality standards. 3.Performs startup and shutdown of machinery, when necessary. 4.Performs routine maintenance checks on packaging machinery to ensure it is completely functional and safe to operate. 5.Does basic troubleshooting of equipment problems in a timely manner to avoid any downtime. 6.Reports malfunctions or errors to supervising staff immediately and relays important information about the issue to the maintenance technician; validates that the machine is running properly after maintenance has completed their work. 7.Reads and interprets work orders and/or machine diagrams. 8.Maintains cleanliness of equipment and work area 9.Understands and applies quality product standards. 10.Understands, acknowledges and follows quality requirements and all SOP’s. 11.Understands and follows department safety policies and other company policies. 12.Performs other duties as required. 13.Works scheduled holidays in order to maintain service levels for customers. 14.As business dictates, employees may spend 100% of the day performing one particular task or may spend 50% of the day performing 1 task and the other 50% performing a second task. General Job Requirements: 1.Demonstrated strong attention to detail 2.Demonstrated ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment and meet deadlines 3.Works scheduled hours and is ready to work at designated start times. 4.Immediately informs coordinator/supervisor of safety, sanitation, and equipment malfunctions. 5.Seeks assistance from coordinator/supervisor in identifying and reporting problems or concerns relating to job function. 6.Adapts readily to changes in workload, staffing and scheduling. 7.Complies with all company policies and procedures. 8.Exhibits good communication skills – verbal, written, and comprehension of the English language. 9.As business needs dictate, works extended hours to complete daily department goals or tasks to include mandatory overtime. CooperVision’s management team is committed to the development of and implementation of the quality management system and maintaining its effectiveness by communicating to the organization the importance of meeting customer as well as statutory and regulatory requirements. POSITION QUALIFICATIONS /KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES/ •Packaging equipment, labeling machines, vial labeling equipment, glue gun, gluing equipment, computer terminals and Trim Press •Must have a good understanding of CGMP’s and SOP’s •Additional skills: Lean manufacturing, SOP’s, documentation, medical devices, operations, production schedule and safety inspection •Experience with basic course work in mathematics, PC and business understanding or equivalent training and/or experience required. Basic computer skills necessary for packaging software required. Ability and dexterity to handle small items. /ENVIRONMENT/ Normal Warehouse Conditions Noisy Conditions>75% Dusty Conditions>75% Hot or humid conditions (exposure to extreme seasonal temperatures)>75% Work near moving mechanical parts20-50% Physical Demands: Standing> 50% Sitting<25-50% Walking<25% Bending – bend forward at waist to touch object at 6” above floor50-75% Stooping/Crouching50-75% Kneeling - on 1 or both knees for critical time-period (1 minute)<25% Squatting - Bend at knees to touch/grasp object 2” above floor level<25% Twisting25-50% Pushing/pulling – 20# force<25% Reaching - over an obstacle 48” high to grasp an object at same height a distance away from obstacle of 18”<25% Hand/eye coordination>75% Finger/wrist dexterity>75% Grasping/pinching>75% Coupling – grip with dominant hand – 30# force>75% Hearing>75% Lifting – up to 20#50-75% /EXPERIENCE/ •Experience with medical device manufacturing and/or packaging in an FDA compliant environment. •Two years of manufacturing or machine operation experience preferred. /EDUCATION / •High School Diploma or GED required. Job: Distribution* *Organization: CVI Distribution and Logistics Americas *Title: *Packaging Machine Operator, 12 Hour Days (6am - 6pm) Location: New York-Rochester Requisition ID: HEN4965