SOT Operator PG10
San Angelo , Texas
December 28, 2016

Ethicon Inc., a member of the Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies, is recruiting for an SOT Operator to be located in San Angelo, Texas.
The Global Surgery Group is comprised of the following businesses within Johnson & Johnson: Ethicon Surgical Care, Ethicon Energy, Ethicon Biosurgery, Acclarent, Biosense Webster, Cordis, Mentor and Sterilmed. With annual sales of $11 billion, the Global Surgery Group is the world’s largest, most innovative surgical company. The strength of the Global Surgery Group is illustrated by the fact that more than 80% of our sales come from businesses with #1 or #2 global market share positions. We serve customers around the world, with about 60% of our sales generated outside the U.S., including a fast-growing presence in emerging markets. The Global Surgery Group is committed to innovation, with about 30% of our sales coming from products introduced in the past five years.

The SOT Operator is responsible for: 
Processing VICRYL and possibly other products through the auto swaging and winding department. 
Focusing on ensuring maximum efficiency from machine, ensuring maximum machine utilization, and ensuring minimum departmental non productive time.
Daily, weekly, and/or monthly reporting of all department operations.
Associates are held accountable for production efficiencies, strict compliance with process specifications, and Company standards of behavior.
Associate must maintain an acceptable level of attendance, and be able to support 24 hour, 7 day a week manufacturing operation, with the ability to work 12-hour shifts.
Must understand and comprehend the English language, process specifications, and computer functions as required.
Read, interrupt and follow work instructions and training materials.
Pass and maintain training and certification examinations as required.
Assess and input data into shop floor systems.
Accurate record keeping via computer management systems by in putting and retrieving data for production and maintenance.
Charting, and interpreting SPC information and operational data.
Demonstrate a mechanical/technical aptitude.
Performs preventive maintenance and minor adjustments.
Provide limited mechanical and electrical support for machines to include minor adjustments and trouble shooting.
Make adjustments, based on information generated by the Vision system, to machine through computer terminal.
Raw material handling and the up keep of associated floor stock and inventory control.
Ability to work and communicate well with others 
Ability to give and understand instructions, both verbal and written.
Must have good work habits (neatness, organizational skills, time management skills, etc.).
Must be able to work with limited supervision.
Must be willing to work with a team concept.
Must be will to accept change and additional responsibilities and training associated with change.
Does any other work of a related nature and performs other work related duties as assigned.
Follow current compliance regulations and standards.
Ensure safe working conditions and practices in the department.
Keeps equipment and work area clean and orderly.  
Works in accordance with ISO 14001 principles and environmental regulatory compliance requirements. Works in accordance with Ethicon environmental policies and procedures.
Proven ability to independently recognize and solve problems.
Individual must be a self-starter having demonstrated creativity, assertiveness, and leadership.

High school diploma or general education degree (GED) required.
Experience in a manufacturing environment.
Associate must be able to support 24 hour, 7 day a week manufacturing operation, with the ability to work 12-hour shifts. 
Perform duties in a timely manner with little or no direction. 
Demonstrate the ability to set up equipment to specifications. 
Ability to perform difficult work when only general to limited instructions are available. 
Must successfully complete a WorkKeys assessment.

Primary Location
United States-Texas-San Angelo
Ethicon Inc. (6045)
Job Function

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