Production Technician



Zürich, Switzerland
Posted on Tuesday, July 9, 2024

Thoratec Switzerland GmbH is a part of Abbott Laboratories, one of the world's leading manufacturers of medical devices. We are the global market leader for implantable and extracorporeal blood pumps based on magnetic levitation technology. Our life-saving systems, which we develop and manufacture in Zurich, are used for acute and long-term therapy in patients with severe heart diseases.

Our location in the city of Zurich has around 130 employees in the areas of development and production of the CentriMag system and the HeartMate 3 motor. Currently we are looking for:

Production Logistician

The open position is within the Manufacturing – Receiving & Shipping team. This team ensures that goods are received and inspected, internally distributed, and finally packaged and shipped world-wide.

In This Function You Will

  • Work under limited supervision

  • Receive goods and inspect them against requirements

  • Be responsible for internal logistics and transfer material between warehouse and workplace

  • Conduct cycle count and inventory counting

  • Fulfill production and shipping orders

  • Ship dangerous goods

  • Work with chemicals

  • Contribute in daily meetings and continuous improvement and 5S initiatives

Desired Profile

  • School Diploma

  • Minimum 2 years’ experience

  • German and English language skills

Working at Abbott

At Abbott, you can do work that matters and help people to live a healthier and fuller life, grow your career, and learn, be your true self. You will have access to:

  • Career development with an international company where you can grow

  • A workplace in a fortune 500 company and the world’s leading manufacturer of medical devices

  • A challenging position in a crisis independent industry

  • To become part of a dynamic, highly educated, highly skilled, and motivated team

  • Multi-national environment, where we foster the development of our talents within the enterprise

  • Competitive compensations and benefits

  • A workplace in the heart of Zurich

We are looking for a motivated person who would like to be part of our passionate team. Do you have what it takes? Then send us your application including motivation letter, curriculum vitae, letter of recommendation and diplomas today. We are looking forward to meeting you in the heart of Zurich!

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