Operator 1 – 2nd Shift

Charter Medical Ltd.

Winston-Salem, NC

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Follows Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) and Work Instructions (WI’s) to manufacture and package components of medical devices.
  • Performs assembly, machine operation, label printing, and packaging as required. May be cross trained in multiple areas or focus in a primary area.
  • Performs responsibility in accordance with production standards and rates while adhering to quality requirements.
  • Conducts in-process inspection and testing of material to ensure it meets criteria, elevating to management and documenting/reporting defects into the production records.
  • May require measuring and simple mathematical calculations to ensure product meets specification requirements.
  • Labels and packages product as per internal specifications.
  • Performs leak-testing and operates pouch sealing equipment according to product work instructions and company procedures.
  • Maintains clean machinery, parts, and surrounding area.
  • Completes all paperwork associated with daily tasks.
  • Carries out job requirements and operates equipment within safety guidelines and reports any nonconformance.

Other Duties

  • Adheres to GMP/QSR requirements and follows applicable QMS documentation (e.g., SOP’s, Work Instructions) to successfully accomplish job requirements.
  • Follows Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) policies and procedures, including wearing hearing protection, safety shoes, gloves, eye protection as required.
  • Follows gowning procedures in designated areas.
  • Follows established safety requirements and adheres to the Health Safety and Environment Management System.
  • Performs other job-related responsibilities as assigned.

Physical Requirements:

  • Must be able to perform the essential functions of the job, with or without reasonable accommodations
  • Ability to stand frequently
  • Ability to sit often
  • Ability walk and/or move around in a controlled environment occasionally
  • Ability to use hands to grasp and perform fine manipulation frequently
  • Ability to stretch/reach with hands and arms frequently
  • Ability to lift arms overheard occasionally
  • Ability to climb or balance occasionally
  • Ability to stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl occasionally
  • Ability to talk or hear frequently
  • Ability to lift up to 50lbs occasionally
  • Ability to push and/or pull occasionally
  • Ability to handle chemicals and/or lab work often


  • High school graduate or equivalent.
  • Ability to effectively communicate with coworkers and management. Business communication is conducted in English.
  • Ability to comprehend and follow SOP’s, WI’s, policies, and procedures such a safety, quality, and HR that are written in English.
  • Possess basic mathematical skills to add, subtract, multiply and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.
  • Basic understanding of Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) and working within FDA regulated industries preferred.
  • Basic computer skills including ability to use MS Outlook and automated manufacturing and quality systems.  
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with ability to get along well with others and work in a team environment.
  • Ability to properly complete paperwork as required according to work instructions, standards, or other specifications.
  • Excellent dependability and reliability
  • Willingness to accept change, learn, and work with new processes
  • Familiarity with an ERP system and Quality Management System (eQMS) preferred
  • Must be able to work extended hours when required


  • Machine Operation: Operate and supervise one or a group of machines for the manufacture, processing or packaging of products.
  • Manual Dexterity: Perform manual movements and activities associated with occupied positions.
  • Attention to Detail: Taking responsibility for a thorough and detailed method of working.
  • Work Ethics and Values: Demonstrating and supporting the organization's ethics and values.
  • Achievement Orientation: Being persistent and showing perseverance on achieving concrete and tangible results out of personal responsibility; getting optimum results from situations; being ready to take action and show tenacity in case of obstacles or resistance.