Abbott Assembler Entry - Sept / Oct Hire in Clonmel, Ireland

  • Abbott in Ireland In Ireland, Abbott employs almost 3,000 people across 10 sites. Abbott has six manufacturing facilities located in Clonmel, Cootehill, Donegal, Longford and Sligo and a third party manufacturing management operation in Sligo. It has commercial, support operations and shared services in Dublin. Abbott serves the Irish market with a diverse range of health care products including diagnostics, medical devices, nutritionals and branded generic pharmaceuticals. Abbott has been operating in Ireland since 1946. Abbott Ireland Vascular Division – Clonmel Abbott Vascular is one of the world's leading vascular care businesses. Abbott Vascular is uniquely focused on advancing the treatment of vascular disease and improving patient care by combining the latest medical device innovations with world-class pharmaceuticals, investing in research and development and advancing medicine through training and education.Our broad line of vascular devices–which includes vessel closure, endovascular and coronary technologies–are used to treat vessel diseases of the heart, carotid arteries and peripheral blood vessels. These vessel diseases can lead to heart attack, stroke, critical limb ischemia and other serious vascular conditions. We are currently looking for Assemblers to support a two cycle shift, days and evenings on a temporary basis. Responsibilities 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. Responsible for compliance with applicable corporate and divisional policies and procedures.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 waste material on corresponding hasardous waste areas.Resolves problems and make routine recommendations.Trains other employees when necessary.Maintains all position certifications up to date as required to remain in compliance.Completes daily work to meet established schedule with guidance from supervisor on prioritisation 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. Education/ Experience : Leaving Certificate with a minimum of grade D in five ordinary level subjects including Maths and English or a pass rating in an Aptitude Test selected by Abbott Vascular. Relevant work experience advantageous but not essential or an equivalent combination of education and work experience.Technical/Business Knowledge (Job Skills); 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 non-compliance with governmental regulations. Cognitive Skills: Performs routine tasks working from detailed written or verbal instructions. Assignments require limited judgement in troubleshooting proven processes.

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