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Spacelabs Healthcare, LLC Manufacturing Associate III in Snoqualmie, Washington

Job Description OverviewAt Spacelabs Healthcare, we are on a mission to provide continuous innovation in healthcare technology for better clinical and economic outcomes. Our scalable solutions deliver critical patient data across local and remote systems, enable better-informed decisions, increase efficiencies, and create a safer environment for patients. Why work at Spacelabs? Because lives depend on you!Manufacturing Associate III will work in a Lean Manufacturing configure-to-order environment that concentrates on Quality, Cost and Delivery and will be responsible for assembling and packaging of medical products in an FDA and ISO regulated environment. Candidate will demonstrate precision, organization, attention to detail and compliance with quality system requirements. Work effectively with team members and under minimum supervision, with excellent verbal and written communication skills. ResponsibilitiesWork in performance based Lean manufacturing organization with a continuous improvement strategy that focuses on eliminating waste.Responsible for 5S maintenance and improvement of their work area. Must follow assembly and packaging work instructions to exact details and be able to understand and follow written and verbal instructions in English (typically related to safety, quality, manufacturing processes).Work within Manufacturing Pro ERP and Aegis Manufacturing Execution System.Verify all documentation prior to performing any operation to ensure documents are to latest revision in Agile Database.Participate in Kaizen events to improve process and quality. Proactively look for ways to enhance effectiveness and efficiency of the organization's systems, processes, and tools. Make recommendations for quality improvement.Work efficiently on the line where tasks vary as different models move through the assembly process and demonstrate excellent understanding of daily priorities to meet expectations of internal and external customers.Notify management regarding problems with the assembly or packaging processes.Follow inventory programs (in-process kanban) as specified. Assist in performing parts counts in the production/stockroom to maintain accuracy with inventory. Assist in training other associates in manufacturing processes as required; provide feedback on their progress.Ability to see where work efforts are needed and take appropriate steps to see that they are implemented.Use various cleaning solvents such as flux off 2000, alcohol, to clean assemblies as specified in documentation.Take accountability to grow within current role and to prepare for new opportunities andUphold the Company's core values of Integrity, Innovation, Accountability, and Teamwork.Demonstrate behavior consistent with the Company's Code of Ethics and Conduct.It is the responsibility of every Spacelabs Healthcare employee to report to their manager or a member of senior management any quality problems or defects in order for corrective action to be implemented and to avoid recurrence of the problem.Duties may be modified or assigned at any time to meet the needs of the business.QualificationsHigh school diploma or equivalent, for the purpose of interpreting work instructions.5+ years of related assembly experience and ability to perform multiple and complex operations. Practical knowledge of Lean Manufacturing principlesAbility to effectively communicate in English - follow instructions, relay information, provide feedback and respond to questions both verbally and in writing. Must have the ability to create and maintain productive working relationships within the work team and with other functions. Strong computer skills required (including Word, Excel).Experience with basic manufacturing equipment, both mechanical and electronic including use of hand tools such as: torque drives, needle nose pli