Cell Lead

Date: Nov 8, 2023

Location: Plymouth, MN, US

Company: Teleflex

Expected Travel: None

Requisition ID: 9313


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 teleflex.com.


OEM – Teleflex Medical OEM is a leading global provider of product development and production services for medical device manufacturers. We set ourselves apart with deep expertise, decades of experience, a dedication to design for manufacturability, and extensive, in-house capabilities, which include engineering, regulatory services, material selection and formulation, prototyping, manufacturing, assembly and packaging. We deliver industry-changing innovations and next-generation solutions for extrusions; diagnostic and interventional catheters; balloons and balloon catheters; sheath/dilator sets; specialty sutures, braids and fibers; and bioabsorbable sutures, yarns and resins. Join a dynamic, growing team that offers healthcare providers an array of medical technology solutions that make a difference in patients’ lives.

Position Summary

Cell Lead will spend approximately 75% of the time building and inspecting final production parts.  Cell Lead position will also monitor value stream products utilizing established documentation, tools, quality and production concepts in accordance with established safety procedures and in conjunction with limited supervision and guidance, to assist production operators to process and construct finished and WIP product. Cell lead will also be a point of communication for the value stream.

Principal Responsibilities

• Build and inspect production parts, approximately 75% of the workday.
• Work with the Value Stream Supervisors to become an integral member of the value streams.
• Verify proper manufacturing documentation is in use. Including the most current document revision level.
• Assist the Value Stream Supervisor to meet production goals as defined by the production chart.
• Support continuous improvement efforts with the Value Stream Supervisor. 
• Use applicable equipment to perform basic visual and dimensional checks. 
• Maintain a clean and organized work area to facilitate manufacturing functions.
• Sustain and support lean manufacturing and 5S actives.
• Other duties as assigned.

Education / Experience Requirements

• High School diploma or GED from an accredited institution, preferred.
• A minimum of 1 year of regulated medical device assembly experience, or equivalent, required. 

Specialized Skills / Other Requirements

• Ability to utilize a variety of instructions in written, oral diagram or visual sample form, to process and construct acceptable finished goods and WIP product. 
• Ability to demonstrate team building, problem-solving and leadership skills, required. 
• Ability to communicate effectively through oral and written communication.
• Strong organizational skills.
• Basic mathematics skills.
• Ability to sit frequently, stand, walk, bend and occasionally lift. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate. 
• Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, distance vision and the ability to adjust focus. 
• Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential function.

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: 877-880-8588 or Talent@Teleflex.com.

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.