Line Operator I - 3rd Shift

Date: Jun 8, 2021

Location: Arlington Heights, IL, US

Company: Teleflex

Expected Travel: None

Requisition ID: 3395


About Teleflex Incorporated

Teleflex is a global provider of clinically effective medical technologies designed to improve the health and quality of people’s lives. We apply purpose driven innovation – a relentless pursuit of identifying unmet clinical needs – to benefit patients and healthcare providers. Our portfolio is diverse, with solutions in the fields of vascular and interventional access, interventional cardiology, surgical, anesthesia, cardiac care, interventional urology, urology, emergency medicine and respiratory care. Teleflex employees worldwide are united in the understanding that what we do every day makes a difference. For more information, please visit


Global Operations - Global Operations is a complex and diverse organization within the company which is responsible for product fulfilment to all our customers from end to end. We pride ourselves on being totally Customer Centric in our unrelenting focus on Improving Quality, Service and Value as perceived by our customers. Our employees are dedicated to the Global Operations Enterprise Excellence journey. Join a dynamic, growing team that offers healthcare providers an array of medical technology solutions that make a difference in patients’ lives.

Principal Responsibilities

  • Works from schedules and instructions.
  • Visually inspects bottles for gross defects such as leaks, missing threads, mis-aligned or missing labels, excessive flash, dirty plastic, deformed containers, and improperly bagged product missing components.
  • Stencils, labels, and assembles cartons; packs, tapes and places on a pallet.
  • Packs adapters, columns and inserts as required and record.
  • Checks packed cartons for incorrect, missing or illegible print.
  • Weighs product on electronic weight scale to insure it meets quality specifications.
  • Assures that defective bottles, flash and garbage are placed in appropriate containers.
  • Monitors and makes minor adjustments to conveyor, bagger, trim die and tape machine to prevent jam-ups.
  • Performs reworking of product and necessary documentation when needed.
  • Conforms to GMP, safety and good housekeeping requirements throughout all work activities.

Position Summary

Line Operator - 3rd Shift

Monday through Friday: Hours 1130PM - 730AM

Under supervision, performs duties required to operating an automated line descending from a BFS machine that molds plastic bottles and fills them with water solutions. The Line Operator packs, inspects and palletizes product for shipment; and performs other related duties as directed. Completes required paperwork, inspects product to meet requirements while packing. Some mechanical aptitude a plus, position requires working with downstream line equipment, however we will train.


Education / Experience Requirements


Minimum of three (3) months’ work experience in an industrial or manufacturing environment.  


Graduation from high school equivalent or GED strongly preferred, or equivalent work experience.

Specialized Skills / Other Requirements

Knowledge of:

English spoken language, grammar, spelling, mathematics and record keeping.


Ability to:

  • Ability to read, understand and follow BOP, QAP, GMP, FDA and company established safety, environmental, and infection control policies and procedures, specifications and production schedules.
  • ­Use hand jack, shrink-wrap machine, taper, utility knife, weight scale counter, wrench or screwdriver to change production settings on labelers.
  • Prepare complete records and reports, forms and verify.
  • Communicate clearly and concisely in English, both orally and in writing


Teleflex, Inc. is an affirmative action & equal opportunity employer. D/V/M/F. Applicants will be considered without regard to age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality, sex, or veteran status. If you require accommodation to apply for a position, please contact us at: 262-439-1894.

Teleflex is the home of Arrow®, Deknatel®, Hudson RCI®, LMA®, Pilling®, Rüsch®, UroLift® and Weck® – trusted brands united by a common sense of purpose. Teleflex, the Teleflex logo, Arrow, Deknatel, Hudson RCI, LMA, Pilling, Rüsch, UroLift and Weck are trademarks or registered trademarks of Teleflex Incorporated or its affiliates, in the U.S. and/or other countries.

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