Assembler II


Summary: The Assembler II position performs varies duties as related to the manufacturing, packaging and labeling of Silk Road Medical Products and sub-assemblies.  The position is an integral member of the Production team.

Responsibilities: 

  • Assembles components into medical devices in accordance with approved manufacturing procedures
  • Performs in-process quality checks on sub-assemblies and finished product in accordance with quality system procedures
  • Maintains accurate records/documentation related to quality, work-in-progress, test results, labor (e.g., timecards)
  • Identifies safety hazards on a regular basis for correction.
  • Reports all equipment and process related problems to area supervisor including events and circumstances which could affect product quality, cost, and employee safety
  • Works with engineers and technicians to resolve line issues and suggests improvements
  • Flexibility and willingness to work overtime
  • Be punctual and adhere to company policies
  • Works in accordance with current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMP) and current Good Documentation Practices (cGDP).
  • Other duties as assigned by supervisor.

Minimum Qualifications, Experience and Skills Required:

  • High School diploma or equivalent certification
  • 2-5 years of assembly experience in a medical device manufacturing environment
  • Ability to perform basic math addition, subtraction multiplication, division.
  • Ability to use pin gauges, digital calipers, snap gauges and digital micrometers.
  • Basic knowledge of computer applications such as MS Outlook, Excel, and Word.
  • Possess dexterity and be detail oriented.
  • Ability to work well under pressure and to meet multiple and occasional competing deadlines while maintaining a cooperative working relationship with other employees and supervisor.
  • Ability to read English and to comprehend verbal and written instructions.
  • Must be highly organized and able to execute tactics in a timely manner.
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills.
  • Experience with endovascular medical products and technologies preferred.
  • Knowledge of medical industry manufacturing techniques and equipment.
  • Excellent hand-eye coordination and manual dexterity to work with small plastic and metal components under a microscope for extended periods of time
  • Ability to complete documentation in an accurate and comprehensive manner
  • Ability to provide technical expertise of a process or processes
  • Ability to maintain productive work relationships with personnel at all levels
  • Ability to address conflict in a constructive and respectful manner

Work Environment:

  • Job duties are typically performed in a Cleanroom environment.  Overall duties require the ability to stand or sit for lengthy periods of time.
  • Walking or standing for extended periods of time within the Cleanroom, R&D Lab or warehouse areas may be required for the operation of equipment and assigned duties.
  • The noise level in the work environment is usually low to moderate

Personal Protective Equipment:

  • The use of specialized equipment requiring additional training will be required.
  • The use of Personal Protective Equipment such as Latex/rubber/heat resistant gloves, UV eye protection, safety glasses, goggles, cleanroom gowning wear (smocks, head covers, beard covers, shoe covers) will be required.

What We Offer You:

  • A collaborative work environment with colleagues who care about each other and the success of their organization
  • A workplace where you are treated fairly, compensated competitively, and can learn and develop your skills
  • A chance to join an industry which is saving lives and changing the shape of healthcare
  • A very fun and supportive environment in a fast-growing organization where there is never a dull moment

Interested candidates should submit their resume to jobs@silkroadmed.com.

Join us!

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  • 1213 Innsbruck Drive
    Sunnyvale, CA 94089

    phone: 855.410.TCAR (8227)
    local phone: 408.720.9002
    fax: 408.720.9013