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Filtration Group Corp Production Set-up Operator - Healthcare in Buffalo, New York

As a Production Set-up Operator, you will set-up, operate, maintain, and repair a variety of electrical and mechanical equipment according to pre-established procedures and guidelines. This would include setting up departmental production equipment and monitoring machinery and related devices.

  • Performs work in a safe manner following all company safety policies and procedures.

  • Participation in, or support of, lean teams and work groups. Understand and comply with all applicable requirements of the Company’s ISO/cGMP quality system as documented in the Quality Manual, System Procedures, and Work Instructions.

  • Knowledge to set-up and operate all departmental production type equipment assignments.

  • Able to operate, monitor and control all programmed machinery and/or related devices and equipment involving complicated set-ups and adjustments on non-routine work.

  • Participates with Maintenance and Manufacturing Engineering in establishment of preventative maintenance, repair procedures, and spare parts requirements on all equipment.

  • Isolates the cause of malfunctions or failures, determines if the problem is mechanical and/or electrical and recommends solutions.

  • Checks equipment to determine accuracy of adjustment and alignment.

  • Performs work in process quality checks to ensure that all products meet necessary quality standards.

  • Notifies supervisor of impending shortages and any problems with material.

  • Makes recommendations for the fabrication or modification of machinery fixtures and methods.

  • Maintains all necessary production records, daily production reports, machine uptime reports, and reviews manufacturing orders for variances.

  • Maintains exceptionally precise and cGMP clean immediate work area, tools, materials and equipment acceptable to the Company per ISO/cGMP work instructions.

  • Loads and unloads materials to and from machines as required for production.

  • Prevents defects.

  • Performs employee training, if properly certified, under the direction of the Team Leader and in accordance with Company training policies and procedures.

  • Provides departmental assistance for the Shift Leader in the absence of the Team Leader.

The essential duties and responsibilities are considered to be the essential functions of the job description. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. This job description reflects the assigned essential functions, it does not prescribe or restrict the tasks that may be assigned. Nothing in this job description restricts management’s right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities at any time.

  • 2-4 years production equipment/manufacturing set-up experience

  • Strong mechanical aptitude for production equipment; effective independent machine set-up capability; attention to detail; electrical knowledge; hydraulic knowledge, pneumatic knowledge, works well with others, strong trainer, effective interpersonal skills

Filtration Group is on a mission to make the world safer, healthier and more productive. With a passionate workforce, global footprint and world class engineering and manufacturing capabilities, we are driving innovation and developing solutions across a broad spectrum of applications in the fast-growing global filtration industry. We are committed to maintaining an entrepreneurial culture built on a foundation of trust and in which our leaders exhibit a strong bias for action.

The Company began in 2009 and has rapidly grown to be a global leader in the highly attractive filtration industry. With revenues of $1.6 billion, Filtration Group is consistently recognized as the fastest growing and one of the largest filtration businesses in the world. With over 7,000 employees, the Company serves its customers from a global footprint of 105 facilities in over 25 countries. Filtration Group operates across a wide variety of attractive end markets and produces mission critical products with high replacement rates. Over 80% of the Company’s revenue comes from replacement / consumable products, many of which are specified into customer’s products or processes.

Filtration Group is an affiliate of Madison Industries, one of the largest and most successful privately held companies in the world. Madison builds entrepreneurially driven, branded market leaders that are committed to making the world safer, healthier and more productive by creating innovative solutions that deliver outstanding customer value. The team at Madison is committed to building something truly remarkable that long outlasts them while coaching others to reach their highest potential. Please visit Madison at


Requisition ID: 2021-4599

External Company Name: Filtration Group Corp

Shift: Shift 2