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Associate I - Wheel Chairs Job in Elyria, Ohio US

Associate I - Wheel Chairs

Invacare Corporation - Elyria, OH

Posted: 10/19/2021 - Expires: 1/17/2022

Job ID: 233025684


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Job Description

Position Title:    Associate I - Assembly


Pay Status:  Hourly


Department:  Operations

Position Relationships:

Supervised by:  Supervisor, Manufacturing

Supervises:  N/A

Essential Functions:

Reads configurators and builds configurated assembly

Effectively uses computerized Information Center to retrieve product/process information

Uses air and hand tools following proper safety procedures

Visually inspects material during the assembly process to prevent defects and scrap

Responsible for quality of assembled product prior to and including their workstation

Provides written suggestions for continuous improvement

Effectively utilizes material replenishment systems within department

Assists with training of others

Fills parts orders as needed

Strict compliance to FDA and ISO control standards and record keeping

Adheres to all safety policies

Performs predictive/preventative maintenance as necessary

Maintain safety and housekeeping standards in accordance with 5 S principles.

Complete all required training applicable to assigned position

Exhibit positivity, flexibility, creativity, and a willingness to take on new responsibilities as requested or required.



High School graduate or equivalent

Basic math skills

Basic computer skills preferred

Ability to use air tools and other torque-controlled tools

Ability to lift up to 50 lbs.

Ability to stand for 8-10 hours

Bending, twisting and/or squatting may be required

Must demonstrate the ability to hear 40db at 1000Hz, 2000Hz, 3000Hz, and 4000HZ in both ears either corrected or uncorrected if the job requires Associate to perform ride testing

Ability to operate all hand tools (e.g. air guns, drills, etc.)

Demonstrated flexibility in attitude and willingness to work in all areas as needed

Demonstrated ability to understand and follow work instructions

Demonstrated ability to work well in a team environment

Demonstrated ability to work with minimal supervision

Ability to work overtime with little or no notice

Ability to be cross-trained

Effective verbal and written communication skills

Knowledge of quality standards to apply visual inspection

Knowledge of proper problem-solving skills

Must have thorough understanding of quality systems and their relationship to job performance including ISO Overview, corrective/preventative actions and work instructions

Must have physical ability and manual dexterity necessary to perform the duties pertaining to job


Job Location

Elyria, Ohio, United States

Position Type


An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer –M/F/Disabled/Vet

Job Summary

Employment Type:
Full Time Employee
Job type:
Federal Contractor
Skill Based Partner:
Education Level:
High school graduate
Work Days:
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri
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