J&J Family of Companies Foil Operator L1 (1 of 2) in San Angelo, Texas

Ethicon Inc., a member of the Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies, is recruiting for a Hofliger Foil Operator L1 (1 of 2) to be located in San Angelo, Texas.

Ethicon, Inc. is a trusted, world-wide leader in surgical care. For over a century, Ethicon has continuously introduced innovations in wound closure, general surgery, wound management, women's health and urology and aesthetic medicine that fulfill the company's vision: Restoration of Body and of Life.

The Hofliger Foil Operator is responsible for:

• Demonstrating mechanical/technical aptitude.

• Provide limited mechanical support for machines to include minor adjustments and troubleshooting.

• Make adjustments, based on information generated by the Vision system, to machine through computer terminal.

• Operates machine and verifies that the machine(s) are running within proper process parameters.

• Corrects minor set-up problems, diagnoses minor mechanical problems and makes mechanical adjustments as necessary; changes suction cups, etc.

• Resolves problems associated with recurring jams and other mechanical problems.

• Raw material handling and the upkeep of associated floor stock and inventory control.

• Ensures departmental practices, work areas, and equipment is kept in a safe and orderly fashion.

• Responsible for processing products through the foil machines as per the process specifications.

• Focusing on ensuring maximum efficiency from machine, ensuring maximum machine utilization, and ensuring minimum departmental non-productive time.

• Daily, weekly, and/or monthly reporting of all department operations.

• Must be able to support 24 hour, 7 day a week manufacturing operation, with the ability to work 12-hour shifts.

• Associates are held accountable for production efficiencies, strict compliance with process specifications, and company standards of behavior.

This position is under a Collective Bargaining Agreement in a union environment.


• A minimum of a High School diploma, G.E.D. or equivalent required.

• Related experience in a manufacturing or related environment is required.

• Experience working in a Medical Device manufacturing environment preferred.

• Experience working in a Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) or other regulated environment preferred.

• Must be able to work 12 hour night rotational shift (6:30pm – 6:30am) which will include alternating weekends.

• The ability to work occasional overtime, weekends and some holidays as needed by business is required.

• A passing score on a WorkKeys assessment required.

Primary Location

United States-Texas-San Angelo


Ethicon Inc. (6045)

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