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Assoc Sewer
Ref No.: 18-14353
Location: Irvine, California
Applies skill and dexterity in the sewing of tissue and non-tissue components used to produce medical devices, in keeping with regulatory and company guidelines. Key Responsibilities: • Use tools – needles, scissors, forceps, specialized tooling, microscope – to perform assigned steps, in rotation, in the sewing assembly of valves • Perform verifications, against specifications, of completed steps, and successive checks on steps completed by work team colleagues • Review, follow and perform job functions in compliance with established work instructions and adherence with SOPs, including recording traceable information on device history records • On time arrival to work, regular attendance without excessive absenteeism, and working a full 8 hour or longer work period • Other incidental duties: General work area housekeeping

Additional Skills: • Proficient computer skills, including MS Office Suite and/or manufacturing system • Ability to use small hand tools, hand eye coordination, and high manual dexterity • Strong English and local language skills, including reading, comprehending, speaking and writing, and good communication skills • Knowledge of and adherence to Edwards Environmental Health and Safety and Quality guidelines as they relate to department clean room medical device manufacturing • Must be able to work in a multi-cultural team environment and with minimum supervision by following detailed manufacturing instructions • Successful completion of ongoing job training of assembly process steps • Advanced level of understanding of manufacturing procedures • Ability to guide other workers/colleagues in understanding operations and quality standards • Proficient in all operations for multiple models and other production areas (model/operation)