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Group Lead 3rd Shift

North America, USA, Ohio, Dublin
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Smiths Medical is hiring a Group Leader 3rd Shift  in Dublin, OH.

The Group Leader 3rd Shift (10:30pm-7:00am) is responsible for successfully leading the department’s day-to-day activities (people/equipment/processes) with regards to safety, quality, customers, and efficiencies.

Smiths Medical has a positive impact on someone’s life around the world every minute of every day.  In fact, over 240 people every minute benefit from a Smiths Medical product. Join us and grow your career while being a part of our continued success! We offer a fun, fast-paced, inspiring, and collaborative work environment with opportunities to learn and contribute at all career levels.  Innovation is part of who we are, with industry-leading products across a broad spectrum of medical device categories and a strong new product development pipeline. 

Duties & Responsibilities
  • Attend pass down meetings, noting key quality and output issues. Observe and communicate out of the ordinary situations and ensure issues are resolved. Collect performance sheets at the end of the shift and give them to the Production Supervisor for entry in the pass down document. Make decisions of priority and value added impacts with regards to safety, quality, customers, and efficiencies


  • Responsible for organizing and scheduling the staff for the shift while ensuring department safety, quality, and output goals are achieved


  • Diligence with re-occurring activities, such as: ensure first pieces at the beginning of each work order, requisition of components, collect and weigh returns at the end of an order, implement line clearance to start a new order, record documentation to labor sheets, check sheets, visual aids, production sheets, and work orders. Perform cleaning as specified. Audit work orders daily


  • Ensure proper instruction is provided on responsibilities and safe job performance (on the job training). Provide support for safety training, meetings, and programs


  • Inspects work throughout the assembly process and communicate any quality or operational issues to appropriate leader
Diversity & Inclusion

We believe that different perspectives and backgrounds are what make a company flourish. All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment regardless of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, economic status, disability, age, or any other legally protected characteristics. We are proud to be an inclusive company with values grounded in equality and ethics, where we celebrate, support, and embrace diversity.

The Individual


  • High School or equivalent required

Experience and Skills:


  • One to two years experience as an assembler or operator in a manufacturing environment required.


  • Good computer skills (MS Excel, Word, Oracle, etc.) are required.


  • Good working knowledge of the medical device regulatory procedures, lean manufacturing, and manufacturing processes preferred.


  • LEAN and Oracle highly preferred
Salary & Benefits

In addition to a competitive compensation package, Smiths Medical offers a comprehensive benefit package including Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K and much more!

About Smiths

At Smiths we apply leading-edge technology to design, manufacture and deliver market-leading innovative solutions that meet our customers' evolving needs, and touch the lives of millions of people every day. We are a FTSE100, global business of around 23,000 colleagues, based in 55 countries. Our solutions have a real impact on lives across the planet, enabling industry, improving healthcare, enhancing security, advancing connectivity and supporting new homes. Our products and services are often critical to our customers’ operations, while our proprietary technology and high service levels help create competitive advantage. We welcome colleagues with a curious mind, who are happy with responsibility, enjoy a challenge and are attracted by the idea of working at a business with an almost 170 year history of innovation, and five global divisions, all experts in their field. 

About Smiths Medical

Smiths Medical is always looking for people with a passion to positively impact the health and wellbeing of people around the world. If you have a curious mind, relish a challenge and want to make a difference then bring your talents here and your opportunities are endless. We're proud that we've been helping propel the human world forwards during our 160-year history of innovation. By looking at things differently. By adapting and never standing still. And by always thinking big we have introduced some of the most trusted brand names in healthcare. Today we're an aligned global business 8,000 colleagues, that touches the lives of 7 people every second across the globe. So whether you're an experienced professional or just starting out on your career, our global scale and focus on growth means great career opportunities for the right colleagues. There's never been a better time to join Smiths. And help us create the future.

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