Danaher Corporation Operator II - 1st Shift in Loveland, Colorado
Hach is a world leader in the manufacture and distribution of analytical instruments, test kits and reagents for testing the quality of water, aqueous solutions, and air. Our products are designed specifically for quality, accuracy, and simplicity. Strengthened by our sister companies in the environmental industry worldwide, our goal for the future is to continue to provide customers with reliable instrumentation, accurately prepared reagents, proven methods, simplified procedures, and outstanding technical support. We offer an environment that is team-centered, customer-driven, quality-focused, and growth-oriented. Working at Hach will provide you the opportunity for robust career development.
OUR MISSION: Ensure water quality for people around the world.
OUR VISION: We make water analysis better – faster, simpler, greener and more informative – via unsurpassed customer partnerships, the most knowledgeable experts, and reliable, easy-to-use products.
POSITION SUMMARY: Responsible for manufacturing quality product according to the work order or other build signal while adhering to defined work instructions. General duties may include picking, assembling, and packaging. Machine set-up and equipment operation may be required.
Make a difference - join us to ensure water quality for people around the world.
SCHEDULE: Monday-Friday 6:00a-2:30p. Overtime may be required.
TYPE OF ROLE: Onsite - Loveland, CO
Responsible for producing quality products per the build signal
Gather materials and set-up straightforward equipment.
Maintain quality of products produced according to department standards and visual or dimensional specifications.
Meet productivity standards.
Record and maintain quality or traceability information.
Record and maintain Cell Boards and other visual management tools
Comply with company safety policies including safe operation of equipment, PPE usage, hand tool safety, lock-out-tag-out, and proper storage of tools, etc. Comply with good housekeeping policies.
Maintain equipment according to work instructions or preventive maintenance tasks; some trouble-shooting of equipment.
Suggest improvements and support kaizen and DBS activities.
Accurately perform required computer data entry and work order transactions (LOTS, scrap, Oracle, ARIBA, kanban, DRP, etc.).
May operate several production machines or operations simultaneously
Report complicated equipment malfunctions to mechanics.
May be responsible for handling of and accurate disposal of chemical and non-chemical waste, some of which is hazardous and regulated.
Participate in team meetings, which includes planning daily work and resource utilization, problem solving, project work, etc.
Perform cycle counting and other inventory tasks, including material handling.
Maintain visual management of part and raw material storage; clean and organized work area.
Work with Planner and Manager to prioritize workload and equipment schedule to meet both internal and external demand.
Assist in design, implementation and problem solving of new equipment and products.
May be required to cross-train on other equipment or other areas as needed
Work with manager to suggest and initiate changes to process, machines, or procedures that improve safety, quality, delivery, or productivity.
OTHER NON-ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:
May assist in interviewing and training of new associates.
Interface with other departments as needed
Other duties throughout the facility as assigned
Why you want this job:
You will be helping ensure water quality for people around the world!
You get to be a part of our partner company, Danaher Corporation, rated 162 on the Fortune 500 list
As part of Danaher, you can grow your career across four high-impact industries, six continents and more than 20 global operating companies
HS diploma/GED required
At least six months production experience.
Possess manual dexterity and good coordination
Possess basic reading, writing, and math skills
Possess proven mechanical ability or aptitude
Possess ability to resolve minor problems, recognize normal and unusual situations
Ability to learn instrument or circuit board assembly (Loveland only), machine operations (including set up and changeover), and/or kitting.
Some areas will require the ability to work with manual and/or power equipment.
Must have good oral and written communication skills.
Possess working knowledge of manufacturing processes helpful
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally required to reach with hands and arms. The employee is constantly required to sit. The employee may occasionally squat, turn/twist, or reach. The employee is constantly using hands to: finger, handle, feel or operate objects, and computer keyboards. The employee is occasionally required to walk, stand, climb, balance, stoop, bend, kneel, crouch or crawl, and talk, hear, and smell.
The employee must frequently lift, carry, push or pull up to 20 pounds and occasionally lift, carry, push or pull up to 50 pounds.
Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee may be subjected to moving mechanical parts, electrical currents, vibrations, fumes, odors, dusts, gases, chemicals, oils, extreme temperatures and work space restrictions.
The noise level in the work environment is occasionally loud.
Employees will be required to wear the proper Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) which may include: eye, hearing and respiratory protection, protective smock, steel toe shoes, gloves, hard hats, or face shields. Contact lenses may not be allowed in some areas.
The duties listed in job descriptions are intended only as illustrations of the various types of work that may be performed. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related or a logical assignment to the position. The job description does not constitute an employment agreement between the employer and employee and is subject to change by the employer as the needs of the employer and requirements of the job change.
External hiring into this position is contingent upon the successful completion of a pre-employment drug screen and background check and possible pre-employment physical and/or credit history review. Hach will consider qualified candidates with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable local, state, and Federal Law.
The hourly rate or salary range for this role is $18.15 - $19.00. This is the range that we in good faith believe is the range of possible compensation for this role at the time of this posting. We may ultimately pay more or less than the posted range and this range is only applicable for jobs to be performed in Colorado. This range may be modified in the future.
This job is also eligible for bonus pay.
We offer comprehensive package of benefits including paid time off, medical/dental/vision insurance and 401(k) to eligible employees.
You can apply for this role through the Careers Page at https://jobs.danaher.com/global/en/ (or through the Workday “Find Jobs” function if you are a current employee)
Note: No amount of pay is considered to be wages or compensation until such amount is earned, vested, and determinable. The amount and availability of any bonus, commission, benefits, or any other form of compensation and benefits that are allocable to a particular employee remains in the Company's sole discretion unless and until paid and may be modified at the Company’s sole discretion, consistent with the law.
When you join us, you’ll also be joining Danaher’s global organization, where 80,000 people wake up every day determined to help our customers win. As an associate, you’ll try new things, work hard, and advance your skills with guidance from dedicated leaders, all with the support of powerful Danaher Business System (https://www.danaher.com/how-we-work/danaher-business-system) tools and the stability of a tested organization.
Danaher Corporation and all Danaher Companies are committed to equal opportunity regardless of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics protected by law. We value diversity and the existence of similarities and differences, both visible and not, found in our workforce, workplace and throughout the markets we serve. Our associates, customers and shareholders contribute unique and different perspectives as a result of these diverse attributes.The EEO posters are available here (https://www.dol.gov/agencies/ofccp/posters) .We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform crucial job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org to request accommodation. If you’ve ever wondered what’s within you, there’s no better time to find out.