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Receiving Clerk Two

Parkell, Inc., Edgewood, NY

Job type: Full-Time

Qualifications:

  • High school or equivalent (Preferred)
  • US work authorization (Preferred)
  • English (Preferred)

Essential Duties and Responsibilities: (Duties are not limited to the descriptions below & other duties may be assigned):

  • Receiving and signing for deliveries.
  • Comparing purchase orders with packing lists and invoices on incoming deliveries.
  • Maintain and enter all receiving data in the Net Suite System, recording every receipt number on every packing list.
  • Filling out QA inspection forms and working closely with QA Inspector to make sure goods are returned in a timely manner to be stocked in inventory.
  • Work with purchasing department for returns of incorrect or damaged deliveries.
  • Work with Quality Assurance/Regulatory. Device, Materials and Sundries departments regarding product nonconformance issues for Vendor Returns.
  • Follow up with Suppliers and obtain proof of delivery for all drop shipments.
  • Manage Material Review Board weekly to ensure expeditious flow of material deemed to non-conforming to resolution.
  • Maintain all incoming SDS sheets making sure they are current and stored in the master book along with forwarding revised copies to the appropriate departments.
  • Work with Quality Assurance/Regulatory, Device, Materials and Sundries departments regarding product nonconformance issues.
  • Maintain and enter all receiving data in the Net Suite System, recording receipt number on every invoice.
  • Follow-up with suppliers and obtain proof of delivery for all drop shipments.
  • Meet with Supervisor weekly to discuss any outstanding issues.
  • Work and support the receiving and warehouse personnel on a daily basis.
  • Must be able to move parts up to 50 lbs.
  • Demonstrates accuracy and thoroughness ensuring quality of work.
  • Coordinate all breaks and time off with other department personnel.
  • Reports to the Supervisor of Inventory

Education:

  • High school or GED
  • Two years minimum experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience

Summary:

  • Receive, Inspect, check and Quality Assurance Forms of incoming materials, parts and components:

Benefits:

  • Competitive compensation package and benefits including excellent health, dental, vision coverage and pension plan.

Salary:

  • $18.00 - $20.00 per hour.

Only resumes with cover letters and salary requirements will be considered. No phone calls please send resume with cover letter and salary requirement. Parkell is an EOE.


The following covid-19 protocols are in place:

  • 100% of staff are to wear masks whether vaccinated or unvaccinated
  • Employees required to complete daily self assessment (via app)
  • After being offered the job, new hires will be required to be Covid tested (PCR not rapid) prior to their first day of work; we reserve the right to delay your start date dependent on test outcomes, and any recent travel
  • We ask that new hires are transparent with us regarding any recent travel activity in the lead up to commencing in the job so that we can manage safety protocols and timing for your first day of work.

Job Type:

  • Full-time

Schedule:

  • 8 hour shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • Overtime

Benefits:

  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Retirement plan
  • Vision insurance

Work Remotely:

  • No
  • Must have ability to commute

Experience:

  • Receiving: 2 years (Preferred)

COVID-19 Considerations:

All employees are required to wear a mask and practice social distancing. Employees must perform daily health screening assessment.

COVID-19 Precaution(s):

  • Personal protective equipment provided or required
  • Temperature screenings
  • Social distancing guidelines in place
  • Sanitizing, disinfecting, or cleaning procedures in place




Insert Production Assembler

Parkell, Inc., Edgewood, NY

Job type: Full-Time

Qualifications:

  • High school or equivalent (Preferred)
  • US work authorization (Preferred)

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Operates presses and bending machines to manufacture and assemble product components.
  • Inserts and removes metal components from heat-treating ovens.
  • Uses laser marking equipment to label inserts and other products.
  • Using tools including small hand and power tools to assemble products.
  • Mounts products in test equipment and performs quality tests on products.
  • Assists with packaging and labeling of products in insert production area.
  • Prepares and performs brazing operations with brazing torch on product assemblies.
  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions and procedure manuals.
  • Ability to follow work instructions to manufacture and test products.
  • Ability to add and subtract, multiply and divide in all units of measure using whole numbers, common fractions and decimals.
  • Ability to deal with problems involving a few concrete variables in standardized situations.
  • Must be able to move parts up to 25 lbs.
  • Specific vision abilities required – close vision.
  • Long periods of sitting, use of hands to finger, handle, feel and reach.
  • Occasional exposure to nearby moving mechanical parts and extreme, non-weather-related heat.
  • Demonstrates accuracy and thoroughness with the ability to apply feedback to improve performance.
  • Must meet productivity standards ensuring quality of work in a timely manner. Strives to increase productivity.
  • Reports to the Supervisor of Inserts Production

Education:

  • One year certificate from college or technical school
  • Three to six months’ experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • High school or equivalent (Preferred)

Summary:

  • Performs bench or line assembly operations using hand and power tools, presses, ovens, and other equipment to manufacture and assemble products by performing the following duties.

Benefits:

  • Competitive compensation package and benefits including excellent health, dental, vision coverage and pension plan.

Salary:

  • Commensurate with experience.

Only resumes with cover letters and salary requirements will be considered. No phone calls please send resume with cover letter and salary requirement. Parkell is an EOE.


The following covid-19 protocols are in place:

  • 100% of staff are to wear masks whether vaccinated or unvaccinated
  • employees required to complete daily self assessment (via app)
  • After being offered the job, new hires will be required to be Covid tested (PCR not rapid) prior to their first day of work; we reserve the right to delay your start date dependent on test outcomes, and any recent travel
  • We ask that new hires are transparent with us regarding any recent travel activity in the lead up to commencing in the job so that we can manage safety protocols and timing for your first day of work.

Job Type:

  • Full-time

Schedule:

  • 8 hour shift
  • Monday - Friday

Benefits:

  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Retirement plan
  • Vision insurance

Work Remotely:

  • No

COVID-19 Considerations:

All employees are required to wear a mask and practice social distancing. Employees must perform daily health screening assessment.

COVID-19 Precaution(s):

  • Personal protective equipment provided or required
  • Temperature screenings
  • Social distancing guidelines in place
  • Sanitizing, disinfecting, or cleaning procedures in place




Engineering Technician

Parkell, Inc., Edgewood, NY

Job type: Full-Time

Essential Duties and Responsibilities: (Duties are not limited to the descriptions below & other duties may be assigned):

  • Provide support to all engineering activities
  • Building and testing prototypes.
  • Solder through hole and surface mount PC boards.
  • Perform testing, collect, and analyze resulting data
  • Good understanding of electronic principles, be able to read schematics and troubleshoot performance issues to the component level.
  • Collaborate with engineers on design and building of test fixtures and designing test protocols.
  • Provide support to production evaluating failures, assembly issues.
  • Reports to Devices Product Manager

Qualifications:

  • 5 years relevant experience
  • Comfortable in the use of common electronics test equipment including multimeters, oscilloscopes, etc.
  • Ability to read and follow schematics, work instructions, mechanical assembly drawings.
  • Strong computer knowledge.
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft office.
  • Use of hand tools and soldering iron.
  • Work with surface mount components
  • Works well as part of a team.
  • Good communication skills.

Education:

  • Engineering: electronic or technical

Summary:

  • We are looking for someone to support engineering in the design and development of new products and support the production of existing products.

Benefits:

  • Competitive compensation package and benefits including excellent health, dental, vision coverage and pension plan.

Salary:

  • Commensurate with experience.

Only resumes with cover letters and salary requirements will be considered. No phone calls please send resume with cover letter and salary requirement. Parkell is an EOE.


The following covid-19 protocols are in place:

  • 100% of staff are to wear masks whether vaccinated or unvaccinated
  • employees required to complete daily self assessment (via app)
  • After being offered the job, new hires will be required to be Covid tested (PCR not rapid) prior to their first day of work; we reserve the right to delay your start date dependent on test outcomes, and any recent travel
  • We ask that new hires are transparent with us regarding any recent travel activity in the lead up to commencing in the job so that we can manage safety protocols and timing for your first day of work.

Job Type:

  • Full-time

Schedule:

  • 8 hour shift
  • Monday - Friday

Benefits:

  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Retirement plan
  • Vision insurance

Work Remotely:

  • No

COVID-19 Considerations:

All employees are required to wear a mask and practice social distancing. Employees must perform daily health screening assessment.

COVID-19 Precaution(s):

  • Personal protective equipment provided or required
  • Temperature screenings
  • Social distancing guidelines in place
  • Sanitizing, disinfecting, or cleaning procedures in place



Electronics Production Assembler

Parkell, Inc., Edgewood, NY

Job type: Full-Time

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assemble various PCB and chassis assemblies per production sample, work instructions or verbal instructions, using various components such as bolts, clips, screws, cements, resistors, capacitors, LEDs, diodes, solder, tape, and wire.
  • Using tools including small hand and power tools, solder station, de-solder station, heat gun, arbor press, wire cutter, and crimping machine to produce assemblies.
  • Ability to read and understand simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos.
  • Ability to add and subtract two-digit numbers; multiply and divide 10's and 100's.
  • Ability to deal with problems involving a few concrete variables in standardized situations.
  • Must be able to move parts up to 20 lbs.
  • Demonstrates accuracy and thoroughness with the ability to apply feedback to improve performance.
  • Must meet productivity standards ensuring quality of work and daily quotas. Strives to increase productivity.
  • Reports to the Supervisor of Device Production

Education:

  • One year certificate from college or technical school
  • Three to six months’ experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience

Summary:

Performs bench or line assembly operations using solder station and small hand and power tools to produce products such as PCBs and Chassis assemblies by performing the above noted duties.

Benefits:

Competitive compensation package and benefits including excellent health, dental, vision coverage and pension plan.

Salary:

Commensurate with experience.

Only resumes with cover letters and salary requirements will be considered. No phone calls please send resume with cover letter and salary requirement. Parkell is an EOE.

The following covid-19 protocols are in place:

  • 100% of staff are to wear masks whether vaccinated or unvaccinated
  • employees required to complete daily self assessment (via app)
  • After being offered the job, new hires will be required to be Covid tested (PCR not rapid) prior to their first day of work; we reserve the right to delay your start date dependent on test outcomes, and any recent travel
  • We ask that new hires are transparent with us regarding any recent travel activity in the lead up to commencing in the job so that we can manage safety protocols and timing for your first day of work.

Job Type:

  • Full-time
  • 8 hour shift

Benefits:

  • 401(k)
  • Dental Insurance
  • Disability Insurance
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Health Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Paid Time Off
  • Retirement Plan

Benefit Conditions:

  • Waiting period may apply
  • Only full-time employees eligible

Work Remotely:

  • No

COVID-19 Considerations:

All employees are required to wear a mask and practice social distancing. Employees must perform daily health screening assessment.

COVID-19 Precaution(s):

  • Personal protective equipment provided or required
  • Temperature screenings
  • Social distancing guidelines in place
  • Sanitizing, disinfecting, or cleaning procedures in place



Chemical Compounder

Parkell, Inc., Edgewood, NY

Job type: Full-Time/Exempt Monday through Friday

GENERAL DESCRIPTION:

  • The candidate will report to the Supervisor of the Materials Department, and will assist in the compounding and mixing of Dental bulk products.
  • The candidate will work as part of a team, as well as, independently on compounding material products.
  • The candidate will perform other necessary departmental duties as required, i.e. cleaning, sanitization, etc.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities (not limited to the items below as other duties may be assigned):

  • Able to follow a set of manufacturing work instructions and SOP’s
  • Complete required batch documentation records
  • Weigh out specified types and quantities of liquid or solid raw ingredients via automated dispensing systems or manual scales, according to formula
  • Assist compounders in the tending of mixing kettles, mills and various mixers that mix, compound and mill raw materials used in the manufacture of dental products
  • Extract bulk samples for laboratory analysis
  • Assist in the daily cleaning / sanitization of kettles, mixers, utensils and compounding rooms
  • Transfer raw materials and finished product between compounding, staging and packaging areas
  • Assist packaging personnel by setting up filling equipment
  • Clean and maintain mixing/filling equipment as per preventative maintenance (PM) schedule
  • Capable of lifting and moving heavy objects up to 100 pounds
  • Be trained on motorized forklifts
  • Maintain accurate inventory of raw materials and packaging items
  • Help in packaging room during down time
  • Independent – able to work with little supervision
  • The ability to read, comprehend and follow SOP’s and employee manual

Qualifications:

  • 1-3 years related compounding experience and/or training is preferred but not necessary
  • High School Diploma or GED. Associates Degree preferred
  • Basic math skills. Working knowledge of Metric System
  • Team player with excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Excellent organizational and planning skills
  • Self-motivated, energetic, dependable, honest, and thorough
  • Dependability – able to follow written instruction and direction from employee manual and lead personnel
  • Safety and Security – follows company safety and security policies
  • Quantity - Meet production standards and complete within a timely manner
  • Language ability - Able to verbally communicate and interpret documents in English
  • Attendance/Punctuality must be consistently at work and on time according to company policy and guidelines
  • Qualified Candidates must be a U.S. Citizen and 18 years of age minimum.
  • Blender/Mixer/Machine Operator

Benefits:

  • 401(k)
  • Dental Insurance
  • Disability Insurance
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Health Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Paid Time Off
  • Retirement Plan

Experience:

  • Compounding: 1 year (Preferred)

EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS:

  • High school or equivalent (Required)

Work Location:

  • One location

Work Remotely:

  • No

SALARY:

Competitive compensation package and benefits including excellent health & dental coverage and pension plan.

Only resumes with cover letters and salary requirements will be considered. No phone calls please send resume with cover letter and salary requirement. Parkell is an EOE.



Maintenance Mechanic - Operations

Parkell, Inc., Edgewood, NY

Job type: Full-Time/Exempt


GENERAL DESCRIPTION:

The Maintenance Mechanic performs routine and non-routine maintenance on equipment and the facility, including carpentry, spackling, painting HVAC, electrical, plumbing, daily housekeeping, and other facility related items. Installs new and repairs existing equipment from written specifications such as blueprints, equipment manuals, engineering sketches, and verbal instruction. Maintains a safe and clean working environment by complying with standard operating procedures and FDA regulations. Ensures work is performed to quality standards and OSHA safety regulations.

WORK EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:

  • Perform preventive maintenance, repairs, and overhauls on all equipment as required. Diagnose equipment problems and take corrective action to achieve optimum production line efficiency
  • Recommend and implement equipment modifications to increase reliability
  • Independently set up, changeover, and repair filling equipment and packaging lines. Support operations in line changeovers, which include the disassembly and re-assembly of Packaging/Manufacturing related line equipment
  • Minimum 3 to 5 years of relevant experience
  • Conduct routine facility and equipment inspections
  • Ensure building is kept clean
  • Capable and willing to work on ladders and/or scaffolding
  • Perform general assembly on the following- work benches/furniture/racking and carts
  • Perform maintenance and basic building repairs (painting, floor cleaning, buffing, and polishing)
  • Assist office reorganization through movement and assembly of furniture, equipment, materials, boxes, etc.
  • Basic plumbing repairs (unclogging toilets/sinks, etc.)
  • Compacting and disposing of cardboard and packaging materials

COMPETENCY:

  • Basic knowledge/understanding of electrical, plumbing and carpentry
  • Strong organizational and time management skills. Ability to handle multiple priorities
  • Manual dexterity and ability to use common tools such as hammers, screwdrivers, hoists, saws, drills, and wrenches etc.
  • Ability to lift to 50 lbs. independently
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Ability to operate electric pallet jack or forklift is a plus
  • Computer skills a plus (MS Word, Excel, MS Outlook)

EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS:

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Trade school degree in electrical or mechanical is a plus

SALARY:

Commensurate with experience

Only resumes with cover letters and salary requirements will be considered. No phone calls please send resume with cover letter and salary requirement. Parkell is an EOE.


 



Operations Manager - Operations

Parkell, Inc., Edgewood, NY

Job type: Full-Time/Exempt

GENERAL DESCRIPTION:

The Operations Manager is responsible for the following department activities- Device and Chemical Materials Production, Product Testing, Production Planning, Purchasing, Receiving, Stockroom, Finished Goods Inventory, Shipping, Repairs and Facility Maintenance. Manage cross functional departments. Direct and train a staff of 5-6 managers/supervisors and approximately 40 production employees. Ensures that production schedules are adhered to and that finished goods inventory is available to satisfy customer orders. Drives systems, equipment, and process improvements. Supports company policies and ensure compliance with OSHA, FDA, and ISO regulations.

WORK EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:

  • Ownership of the end-to-end material procurement and production process
  • Maintain inventory targets and allocation strategies to maximize inventory levels
  • Lead continuous process improvement initiatives
  • 5+ years of relevant manufacturing operations management experience
  • Experience with MRP software and work order processing
  • Knowledge of stockroom and parts kitting process
  • Experience with multi-level bills of material and assembly drawings
  • Develop quantitative methods to track material, work-in-process, and finished goods to reduce production costs and improve productivity
  • Oversee installation of new production equipment
  • Perform performance reviews of direct reports: supervisors and managers
  • Work with Engineering and Chemists on updates to legacy products
  • Support Marketing with cost estimates and pricing analysis of new products
  • Participate in design reviews and design transfer to facilitate production of new products
  • Support Quality System and customer audits
  • Perform labor time standards and monitor performance
  • Support Human Resources initiatives
  • Oversee preventative maintenance program for production equipment and facility
  • Monitor department budgets
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft office products

COMPETENCY:

  • Strong organizational and time management skills
  • Ability to handle multiple priorities
  • Strong written and verbal communications skills
  • Successful track record of managing multiple departments
  • Strong statistical and analytical skills
  • Electronic manufacturing or chemical product processing knowledge required preferably in the Dental or Medical industry
  • Knowledge of Materials Requirements Planning (MRP) software
  • LEAN manufacturing knowledge a plus

EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Operations Management, Engineering or related field of study

SALARY:

  • Commensurate with experience

Only resumes with cover letters and salary requirements will be considered. No phone calls please send resume with cover letter and salary requirement. Parkell is an EOE.


 



Sr. Production Planner

Parkell, Inc., Edgewood, NY

Job type: Full-Time/Exempt


GENERAL DESCRIPTION:

The Sr. Planner is responsible for leading the overall production planning process. Initiate and maintain the Materials Requirements Planning (MRP) system to ensure the timely release of material to support an efficient build process. Utilizes advanced statistical modeling tools, machine learned algorithms along with historical sales trends to forecast accurate inventory targets and allocation plans to ensure customer requirements are met. Orchestrates Sales and Operations (S&OP) regular meetings to seek advance knowledge of upcoming sales orders and to stay ahead of industry trends. Is responsible for maintaining proper inventory levels and communicating accurate requirements to the Purchasing Department. Generates job work orders in support of the production schedule and manufacturing cycle times. This role will lead the generation of large scale and complex plans that are essential to the efficiency of the overall production operation. Drive systems, process and reporting automation with key internal cross functional teams. Develop plans that are reviewed and approved by the senior management team.


WORK EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:

  • Ownership of the end- to- end material planning process including demand planning, capacity planning, historical usage analysis and customer forecasts
  • Create and implement inventory targets and allocation strategies to maximize inventory levels and turns. Proven track record in inventory reduction techniques required
  • Maintains production schedule
  • Lead the integration of innovative solutions that facilitates improvements in managing demand forecast and inventory strategies for multiple product lines. Initiate appropriate corrective action measures as required
  • Knowledge of multi-level bills of material structuring
  • 8+ years of relevant experience in forecasting, demand/inventory planning and/or supply chain management in the electronics manufacturing industry
  • Must have proven ability to manage large scale and complex projects with experience in leading cross functional projects
  • Advanced software skills in ERP/MRP forecasting systems. Preferable Netsuite.
  • Manufacturing Job order generation, release and maintenance
  • Standard Operating procedure generation (SOP)
  • Advanced knowledge in Microsoft office products. In particular, Excel pivot tables and VLOOKUPS
  • Engineering Change Order (ECO) disposition, effectivity and production implementation

COMPETENCY:

  • Strong organizational and time management skills. Ability to handle multiple priorities
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong mathematical, statistical and analytical abilities developing and managing advanced models
  • Demonstrated knowledge and understanding of standard deviation analysis
  • Electronic manufacturing assembly knowledge
  • Excellent interpersonal skills

EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor’s degree with a quantitative focus, or degree in Operations Management, Engineering/Mathematics
  • APICS certification a plus

SALARY:

  • Commensurate with experience

Only resumes with cover letters and salary requirements will be considered. No phone calls please send resume with cover letter and salary requirement. Parkell is an EOE.