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Operator 1

Newport, Minnesota
23 Sep 2022

This is where you save and sustain lives

At Baxter, we are deeply connected by our mission. No matter your role at Baxter, your work makes a positive impact on people around the world. You'll feel a sense of purpose throughout the organization, as we know our work improves outcomes for millions of patients. 

Baxter's products and therapies are found in almost every hospital worldwide, in clinics and in the home. For over 85 years, we have pioneered significant medical innovations that transform healthcare.

Together, we create a place where we are happy, successful and inspire each other. This is where you can do your best work. 

Join us at the intersection of saving and sustaining lives- where your purpose accelerates our mission. 

Job Title: Operator 1
Reports To:  Operations Supervisor
Location:  St. Paul, MN

Role Summary: Responsible for the configuration of finish goods to be supplied to shipping based on customer demand.

As a Hillrom employee, our commitment is to encourage an environment of respect, responsiveness, integrity, results and fun. Every Hillrom employee has an obligation to embody these values.  

Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Responsible and accountable for safety, quality, productivity, housekeeping (5S), scrap and delivery.  Work with minimum supervision and predict, identify, and resolve problems
Perform assembly process for configured devices based on guidance from standard work instructions.
Perform transactions at the time of inventory movement to ensure accurate inventory management.
Effectively communicate within own team and to other teams within the site.
Act with urgency to resolve operations issues or raise problems to appropriate level to ensure timely resolution.
Demonstrate an absolute commitment to safety and model safe behaviour. Sustain exemplary performance in attitude, attendance, and teamwork.
Perform any additional duties and complete ongoing training as required
Provide thoughtful feedback and innovative ideas in support of daily management and 5S activities
Safely operate production tools and material handling equipment as needed.
Strive to reach production goals each day.

Desired Candidate Characteristics
Problem resolution and communication skills
Attention to detail is critical
Proven record of success in a goal-driven environment
Capable of working in a fast-paced environment
Customer centric mentality, the customer being the lines that need the material
Needs to be able to work semi-independently
Knowledge and understanding of 5S principles and practices

Minimum Qualifications:
High School Diploma or (GED) General Education Degree
Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds.
Experience in a regulated industry preferred (ISO, FDA)

The successful candidate for this job may be required to verify that he or she has been vaccinated against COVID-19, subject to reasonable accommodations for individuals with medical conditions or religious beliefs that prevent vaccination, and in accordance with applicable law.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Baxter is an equal opportunity employer. Baxter evaluates qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, protected veteran status, disability/handicap status or any other legally protected characteristic.
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Reasonable Accommodations

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  • Job Reference: 719265852-2
  • Date Posted: 23 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Baxter
  • Location: Newport, Minnesota
  • Salary: On Application