Production Operator

Company Details

Smith & Nephew

Role Overview:

This position requires a person to operate simple machinery to manufacture medical device components. Must be able to comply with all governing rules including Smith and Nephew policies, procedures, and adhere to safety and cleanliness practices in the work place.

Fulfills Quality System requirements as described within the Quality System.


Operate simple machines and equipment simultaneously with minimal supervision

Perform quality checks utilizing various inspection instruments to record data

Read and understand work instructions, measurement tools and blueprints as necessary

Complete and understand documentation needed to comply with Smith and Nephew policies, Quality Manual and procedures including but not limited to:

  • FDA, QSR and various domestic and international standards and regulations.
  • Company policies and procedures.
  • Data entry transactions and or bar code scanning

Work in a team environment using the skills of communicating, listening and participating in developing continuous improvement on products and processes.

Safety, cleanliness of equipment and company product, including but not limited to:

  • Perform preventative maintenance as required.
  • Clean work area as needed.

Complies with all health, safety and environmental policies, procedures and job hazard assessments applicable to specified job activities including medical evaluations as required by job function.

Perform all other related duties as assigned.

Location: US – Mansfield, Massachusetts

Education: High School Diploma or equivalent

Licenses/ Certifications: Completed certification in multiple areas of manufacturing.

Experience: No experience required. Manufacturing experience preferred.

Competences: Must be able to read, write, speak and understand English; Basic Math skills needed. Good mechanical aptitude. Good attention to detail with paperwork, legible handwriting needed. Basic math skills needed.

Physical Demands: Must be able to stand for extended periods of time. Must be able to lift 25 lbs. Manual dexterity to aid in machine operations

Travel Requirements: None


Medical and Dental benefits, Long-term and Short-term disability, 401K and generous Paid Time Off.

Care, Courage, and Collaboration! These are the pillars that we stand on. Are these values shared by you? Then we need you on our team!

We are committed to providing access, equal opportunity and reasonable accommodation for individuals with disabilities in employment, its services, programs, and activities.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $17.00 – $18.00 per hour


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Parental leave
  • Referral program
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance


  • 8 hour shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • Night shift

Supplemental Pay:

  • Bonus pay

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Mansfield, MA 02048: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)


  • High school or equivalent (Required)


  • English (Required)

Shift availability:

  • Night Shift (Required)

Work Location: One location

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