Philips Manufacturing Group Leader in Kennesaw, Georgia

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In this role, you have the opportunity to

Join Philips Respironics, a global leader in sleep and respiratory markets, we are passionate about providing solutions that lead to healthier patients, practices, and businesses. You will coordinate and monitor the work of assembly workers on the first shift (6:45 am-3:15 pm) as directed by work center management.

You are responsible for

  • training, teaching and coaching workmanship quality on all work that is completed

  • leading projects

  • setting up the line for the day’s work

  • giving a brief overview of the day’s work to the 1st shift staff at the start of the shift

  • responding to and resolving multiple issues daily

  • actively participating in one or more improvement teams

You are a part of

Philips, we strive to make the world healthier and more sustainable through innovation. Our goal is to improve the lives of 3 billion people a year by 2025. We will be the best place to work for people who share our passion. Together we will deliver superior value for our customers and shareholders.

To succeed in this role, you should have the following skills and experience

  • H.S. or GED required; college degree a plus

  • Minimum 3 years directly related experience is preferred

  • 2+ years Assembler experience required

  • Experience with Word, Excel and Outlook, proficiency with standard office computers and equipment

  • Ability to frequently move or transport product of ten pounds and sometimes up to 70 pounds

  • May also need to access above the level of a standard 54 inch file cabinet

  • Ability to work shift hours are 6:45 am to 3:15 pm. Group Leader must be in earlier for line set up and stay after shift ends. Some Saturdays will be required.

In return, we offer you

Work, learn, and develop your career with Philips Healthcare. You will work with others whose far-reaching ideas and accomplishments have impacted over 200 million lives already. Your ideas and ability to deliver will help to transform the future of healthcare, and allow you to create your own legacy.

Why should you join Philips?

Working at Philips is more than a job. It’s a calling to create a healthier society through meaningful work, focused on improving 3 billion lives a year by delivering innovative solutions across the health continuum at http://www.philips.com/b-dam/corporate/corporateblog/2016/PhilipsChronicDisease_5.jpg . Our people experience a variety of unexpected moments when their lives and careers come together in meaningful ways.

To find out more about what it’s like working for Philips at a personal level, visit the Working at Philips page at http://www.philips.com/a-w/careers/healthtech/working-at-philips/working-at-philips.html on our career website, where you can read stories from our employee blog at http://www.usa.philips.com/a-w/our-people/life-at-philips.html . Once there, you can also learn about our recruitment process at http://www.philips.com/a-w/careers/healthtech.html , or find answers to some of the frequently asked questions at http://www.philips.com/a-w/careers/healthtech/faq.html .

Philips is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, genetic information, creed, citizenship, disability, protected veteran or marital status.

As an equal opportunity employer, Philips is committed to a diverse workforce. In order to ensure reasonable accommodation for individuals protected by Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Vietnam Veterans' Readjustment Act of 1974, and Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, applicants that require accommodation in the job application process may contact 888-367-7223, option 5, for assistance.