Training Associate II (multiple openings)

Auris Health

Auris Health

United States
Posted on Saturday, September 2, 2023


Abiomed, part of Johnson & Johnson MedTech, is recruiting for a Training Associate II located in Danvers, MA.

Abiomed, part of Johnson & Johnson MedTech, is a leading provider of medical devices that provide circulatory and respiratory support, with a mission of recovering hearts & saving lives. Abiomed's "Patients First!" culture drives our skilled workforce and strong relationships with clinicians. Our innovative product portfolio and robust pipeline provide us the incredible opportunity to bring lifesaving technology to more patients around the world than ever before. Founded in 1981, Abiomed has a proven track record for growth, integrity and innovation.

I Am Abiomed | I Am Heart Recovery | Patients First!

The Cleanroom Training Associate II will be responsible for training current and new production associates on all aspects of assembling, inspecting and testing of high quality medical devices.

Principle Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Train production associates to assemble plastic and metal components into medical devices in accordance with approved manufacturing procedures
  • Train production associates how to perform in-process quality checks on subassemblies and finished product
  • Train production associates how to utilize small hand tools, calibrated instruments, measurement equipment, microscopes, and test fixtures
  • Participate in identifying training opportunities and brainstorming, creating and scheduling solutions
  • Participate in Training Team meetings and line meetings as needed
  • Routine assessments of production associates to ensure knowledge and adherence to procedures
  • Tracking and monitoring of training matrix and pro-active scheduling of training
  • Assist supervisors with identifying and removing training related roadblocks
  • Maintain clean room integrity by using and training people to hygiene, gowning, and Good Manufacturing Practices
  • Lead by example and adhere to general safety rules, manufacturing procedures, company policies and procedures, QSR, and FDA regulations
  • Perform duties to be assigned by Supervisor/Manager
  • Use of training methodologies such as Training Within Industry (TWI), scorecards and videos
  • Ability to adapt training style to meet trainees needs


Required Skills:

  • Proven skill as a Abiomed line trainer
  • Above average skill in a variety of Abiomed manufacturing processes
  • Willingness to adapt and support a rapidly changing environment
  • Have flexibility to work across shifts as needed (about 50% of time on each shift)
  • Willingness to learn new manufacturing processes
  • Self motivated and ability to work independently to achieve personal and organizational goals
  • High School graduate or equivalent manufacturing experience required
  • Ability to read, write, and speak English
  • Ability to utilize basic math skills
  • Execute tasks in a timely manner under general supervision.
  • Computer literacy required, Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite desired

Abiomed is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to a diverse workforce. Abiomed will not discriminate against any worker or job applicant on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital or civil partnership status, pregnancy, gender reassignment, non-job related mental or physical disability, genetic information, veteran status, military service, application for military service, or membership in any other category protected under law. Abiomed maintains a drug-free workplace.