Machine Operator I - 3rd Shift - $20.65/hr + $2.00 Shift Premium

at Stryker in Cary, Illinois, United States

Job Description

Why manufacturing at Stryker?

We are proud to be named one the #1Best Workplace in Manufacturing and Production in the United States by Fortune Magazine since 2023!

Are you interested in getting hands-on experience with products that are making an impact on people’s lives? As a member of our manufacturing team, that is exactly what you will do! At Stryker, you will join a team of amazing people who treat each other like family, while working with products that are improving and saving people’s lives.

Need another reason to apply? Here are 5 reasons to join our manufacturing team:

Schedule: 3rd Shift, 10:30pm – 6:30am, Sunday evenings – Friday mornings

Who we want:

+ Workstyle: Perform tasks that are generally routine and manual with high attention to detail

+ Performance: Deliver high quality products

+ Team Player: Build positive relationships with others to achieve common goals

+ Reliable: Manage time, to ensure being at work on time and effectively get the job done

What you will do:

As a Machine Operator in our Oral Care department, you will be working with products that are improving and saving people’s lives by packaging lightweight components into finished goods and operate assembly machines.

+ Operate simple manufacturing equipment, demonstrate machining/mechanical aptitude, and learn new responsibilities and tasks as needed

+ Identify and accurately record scrap, maintenance requests, and production documents

+ Maintain Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) and Good Documentation Practice (GDP) standards

+ Perform and assist with in-process quality checks where applicable

+ Effectively communicate with supervisors, coworkers, and incoming/outgoing shifts when applicable

+ Identify and appropriately report safety concerns, production issues, and documentation errors

+ Attend and participate in daily team meetings

+ Meet work schedule and overtime requirements, including weekends

What you need:

+ High School or GED preferred

+ Manufacturing experience in cGMP environment preferred

+ Ability to maneuver and lift up to 32 pounds intermittently, with or without mechanical assistance

+ Ability to pinch, grasp, rotate, and place small components repeatedly

About Stryker

Our benefits:

+ 12 paid holidays annually

+ Health benefits include: Medical and prescription drug insurance, dental insurance, vision insurance, critical illness insurance, accident insurance, hospital indemnity insurance, personalized healthcare support, wellbeing program and tobacco cessation program.

+ Financial benefits include Health Savings Account (HSA), Flexible Spending Accounts (FSAs), 401(k) plan, Employee Stock Purchase Plan (ESPP), basic life and AD&D insurance, and short-term disability insurance.

For a more detailed overview of our benefits or time off, please follow this link to learn more: US Stryker employee benefits (

About Stryker

Stryker is a global leader in medical technologies and, together with its customers, is driven to make healthcare better. The company offers innovative products and services in MedSurg, Neurotechnology, Orthopaedics and Spine that help improve patient and healthcare outcomes. Alongside its customers around the world, Stryker impacts more than 130 million patients annually. More information is available at (http:)

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Stryker is driven to work together with our customers to make healthcare better. Employees and new hires in sales and field roles that require access to customer accounts as a function of the job may be required, depending on customer requirements, to obtain various vaccinations as an essential function of their role.

Stryker Corporation is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. Stryker is an EO employer – M/F/Veteran/Disability.

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Job Posting: JC260140033

Posted On: May 20, 2024

Updated On: Jun 13, 2024

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