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Production Associate 1

Cantel Medical Minneapolis Full-Time
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Company Overview

At Cantel, preventing infection is our business. We are dedicated to delivering high-quality, innovative solutions that help our customers improve patient care. Choosing a career with Cantel means joining a company that’s driven by an entrepreneurial spirit and the passion to shape the future of infection prevention. If you want to be inspired by your work and have a hand in shaping the future of infection prevention, we want to meet you. Come and see why people love working here.

Cantel is a leading global company dedicated to delivering innovative infection prevention products and services for patients, caregivers, and other healthcare providers which improve outcomes, enhance safety and help save lives.  Our products include specialized medical device reprocessing systems for endoscopy and renal dialysis, advanced water purification equipment, sterilants, disinfectants and cleaners, sterility assurance monitoring products for hospitals and dental clinics, disposable infection control products primarily for dental and GI endoscopy markets, dialysate concentrates, hollow fiber membrane filtration and separation products. Additionally, we provide technical service for our products. Cantel medical is a leading provider of infection prevention products and services in the healthcare market, specializing in the following operating units:


Endoscopy procedure disposables include single-use valves and irrigation tubing. Medical device reprocessing systems, disinfectants, detergents and other supplies are used to disinfect high-level endoscopes. This segment is operated through MEDIVATORS.

Life Sciences 

Water purification systems for dialysis facilities, including hemodialysis dialyzer and reprocessing systems, as well as sterilants and filtration products. This segment is operated through Mar Cor Purification, Inc. and MEDIVATORS.


Single-use, infection prevention products used primarily in the dental market including face masks, sterilization pouches, towels and bibs, tray covers, saliva ejectors, germicidal wipes, plastic cups and disinfectants. This segment is operated through Crosstex International, Inc. #CB

Job Overview This position is responsible for the manufacturing of innovative infection prevention products in a
production or clean room environment following all applicable policies, processes and procedures. Responsibilities

Supports continuous improvement by identifying opportunities and completing continuous
improvement cards
 Trained to entry-level processes and is able to work independently
 Understands what is critical to quality at the processes where they are trained
 Has basic awareness of the electronic systems used in operations, but minimal to no interaction
with the system(s)
 Minimal cross-training, limited to core processes in the area
 Has a basic understanding of the product flow upstream/downstream of the stations where they
are working
 Good communication with their peers of the immediate work cell/line


High school diploma or equivalent
 0-2 years of work experience in a manufacturing environment
 Willingly and proactively collaborates with others to achieve operational goals.
 Fully aware of the quality of own work and that of others around you
 Works with energy, passion, and drives towards goals with professionalism and respect;
operates in a way that creates an atmosphere of achievement.
 Adheres to all company and departmental safety policies and guidelines
 Performs daily job duties in a safe manner and keeps their work area clean and organized at all
 Capable of following detailed assembly instructions, both written and verbal. Complies with
policies, guidelines and regulatory requirements per the Quality System.
 Performs any additional duties as assigned by Supervisor or Lead.
 Consistent ability to meet production goals for assigned processes while maintaining quality
standards for the product.
 Employee workmanship and documentation standards regularly meet all of our quality
standards and GMP practices
 Works well with others in the value stream and offers support when help is needed in a different

Consistently adheres to attendance and punctuality guidelines
 Up to 100% sitting, standing and walking in an 8-hour workday, more if working overtime
 Ability to continuously wear personal protective equipment and/or clean room attire
 Ability to work overtime as required
 Ability to lift and/or move up to 10 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 40 pounds
 Ability to operate power tools/equipment and hand tools
 Ability to work with or around chemicals
 Ability to use a microscope

Minimum Qualifications

Cantel is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Employer. Women, minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities as well as other qualified individuals are encouraged to apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin or other protected class status. #CB

Staffing and Recruiting Agencies

To all Staffing and Recruiting Agencies: The careers pages of our website are only intended for individuals and preferred suppliers of Cantel. Staffing and recruiting agencies that are not preferred suppliers are not authorized to use this site or to submit profiles, applications, resumes or CVs, or to forward resumes, CVs or applications directly to employees or any other company location, and any such submissions will be considered unsolicited.

Cantel does not accept unsolicited resumes, CVs or applications from agencies other than preferred suppliers. Cantel is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes, CVs or applications and explicitly reserve its right to contact (and hire) candidates presented in such unsolicited resumes, CVs or applications without incurring any type of a fee.

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