Visual Inspector I

    Baxter
    Opelika, AL
    Full-time, Part-time

    Job Description

    Visual Inspector I
    Req #:JR - 018264

    Location:Opelika,ALUS

    Job Category:Local Job Codes

    Date Posted:5/14/2020 1:17:09 PM

    Baxter International

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    Summary

    This position functions as part of a team ensuring the continuous operation of the related production area to meet production requirements. This job is responsible for visual inspection of semi-finished products while ensuring a continuous flow of material to facilitate production, good documentation practices and maintaining house-keeping and order within the production department. On an annual basis (determined by the calendar year), all Visual Inspectors will be required to complete 1 demonstration test per inspection station - a total of 4 tests per year to confirm the performance of Visual Inspectors and to ensure patient safety.

    Essential Duties and Responsibilities
    • Visual inspection of semi-finished products, including plastic parts, at multiple automated stations by following a pre-defined inspection sequence and knowing/ applying proper criteria for making pass/fail quality decisions.
    • Responsible for properly handling waste at multiple automated stations and communicating scrap trends to the Visual Lead Inspector.
    • Responsible for knowing and following compliance requirements by ensuring proper hygiene in work areas at all times and maintaining good documentation practices on all required paperwork.
    • Responsible for knowing and following safety procedures for associated equipment and maintaining orderliness within department.
    • Performs other tasks as assigned.
    Physical Requirements
    • Must be able to work in an environment without daylight / windows.
    • Ascends/descends ladders to access machinery.
    • Lifting and/or moves up to 50 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move in excess of 50 pounds using lifting aids, techniques, or appropriate assistance.
    • Duties may require overtime work, including nights and weekends.
    • Use of hands and fingers to manipulate equipment is required.
    • Requires standing, walking, bending, pulling, pushing, climbing and crawling.
    • Ability to work 12 hour rotating shifts to include day and night time hours.
    Qualifications
    • 1-2 years of manufacturing experience.
    • Team player and able to function as part of a team.
    • Ability to work independently.
    • Basic computer skills.
    • Basic math skills.
    • Capable to perform visual inspection of products.
    Education and/or Experience
    • High school diploma or equivalent required.
    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

    Baxter is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities. If, because of a medical condition or disability, you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or interview process, please send an e-mail toAmericas_TTA@baxter.comand let us know the nature of your request along with your contact information.

    Posting ID: 552787568Posted: 2020-05-21