Abbott Packager/Assembler - Fairfield, CA Plant in Fairfield, California

At Abbott, we're committed to helping you live your best possible life through the power of health. For more than 125 years, we've brought new products and technologies to the world -- in nutrition, diagnostics, medical devices and branded generic pharmaceuticals -- that create more possibilities for more people at all stages of life. Today, 94,000 of us are working to help people live not just longer, but better, in the more than 150 countries we serve. Please note that candidates need to be eligible to work in the U.S. without Abbott sponsorship.

JOB DESCRIPTION:

At Abbott, we're committed to helping you live your best possible life through the power of health. For more than 125 years, we've brought new products and technologies to the world -- in nutrition, diagnostics, medical devices and branded generic pharmaceuticals -- that create more possibilities for more people at all stages of life. Today, 94,000 of us are working to help people live not just longer, but better, in the more than 150 countries we serve. Please note that candidates need to be eligible to work in the U.S. without Abbott sponsorship.

Position Summary:

Performs a wide variety of electronic, mechanical or electro-mechanical assembly operations on assemblies or sub-assemblies. Sets up and operates automatic or semi-automatic machines. May perform other tasks including, but not limited to: placing labels on packages and putting data sheets with product.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Assembles, repairs, inspects and/or tests products following written instructions

  • Ability to read and comprehend basic instructions and other work related documents written in English

  • Sets up and operates a variety of manufacturing machines or equipment, following written instructions in the English language

  • Cleans tools and equipment per documented procedures

  • Records information on approved documents

  • Disposes hazardous waste material in corresponding hazardous waste areas

  • Resolves problems and makes routine recommendations

  • Trains other employees when necessary

  • Ensures all position certifications are up to date as required to remain in compliance

Accountability:

  • Completes daily work to meet established schedule with guidance from supervisor on prioritization of tasks

  • Solves problems of limited scope and complexity requiring basic interpretation of well-defined procedures and practices

  • Maintains confidentiality in handling sensitive information or documents

Qualifications:

  • H.S. diploma or equivalent required, plus 0-3 years of related work experience or equivalent combination of education and experience

  • Two-year degree or some college credits preferred

  • Applies limited knowledge of business concepts, procedures and practices and a basic understanding of department fundamentals

  • Will perform this job in a quality system environment

  • Failure to adequately perform tasks can result in noncompliance with governmental regulations

  • Performs routine tasks working from detailed written or verbal instructions

  • Assignments require limited judgment in troubleshooting proven processes

JOB FAMILY:

Manufacturing

DIVISION:

ANSC Nutrition Supply Chain

LOCATION:

United States > Fairfield : 2302 Courage Drive

ADDITIONAL LOCATIONS:

WORK SHIFT:

Standard

TRAVEL:

No

MEDICAL SURVEILLANCE:

No

SIGNIFICANT WORK ACTIVITIES:

Continuous standing for prolonged periods (more than 2 consecutive hours in an 8 hour day)

Abbott is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities/Women/Individuals with Disabilities/Protected Veterans.

EEO is the Law link - English: http://webstorage.abbott.com/common/External/EEO_English.pdf

EEO is the Law link - Espanol: http://webstorage.abbott.com/common/External/EEO_Spanish.pdf

Abbott is about the power of health. For more than 125 years, Abbott has been helping people reach their potential — because better health allows people and communities to achieve more. With a diverse, global network serving customers in more than 150 countries, we create new solutions — across the spectrum of health, around the world, for all stages of life. Whether it’s next-generation diagnostics, life-changing devices, science-based nutrition, or novel reformulations, we are advancing some of the most innovative and revolutionary technologies in healthcare, helping people live their best lives through better health.

The people of Abbott come to work each day with relentless energy, enthusiasm and a promise to enhance the health and well-being of millions of people. They push the boundaries to help manage and treat some of life’s greatest health challenges.

We invite you to explore opportunities at Abbott , to see if your talents and career aspirations may fit with our openings. An equal opportunity employer, Abbott welcomes and encourages diversity in our workforce.

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