Group Leader, Production - Second Shift

Location: Pawtucket, RI


ZOLL Medical is a growing, innovation-driven company on the forefront of delivering medical devices to save lives, and software solutions to improve efficiency. With customers in more than 140 countries, we continue to expand our reach, as well as our product offerings. Hospitals, emergency medical services (EMS), and others trust us to provide high-quality products and exceptional customer service. ZOLL products are used every day across the globe to save the lives of people who suffer sudden cardiac arrest. From Real CPR Help® technology—an industry first—to the world’s only wearable defibrillator, our capabilities and features set us apart. But none of this would be possible without the motivation and dedication of ZOLL employees, and we’re invested in their success.

We offer competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package. Join our team. It’s a great time to be a part of ZOLL!

NOTE: ZOLL now mandates COVID vaccinations subject to legal exemptions

Primary Purpose:       Schedules and directs the activities of the assembly group to insure that the master production schedule is met and in a cost effective manner.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Directs the activities of the assembly group to accomplish completion of the master production schedule.

  • Assures an equitable distribution of work and maximizes the effective use of available personnel.

  • Coordinates releases, checks and ensures availability of materials required, identifies shortages and problem areas for corrective action and assists in maintaining materials accountability.

  • Follows work flow and investigates and corrects delays, exercises judgment in referring problems to next higher level and reassigns personnel as necessary.

  • Responsible for establishing and maintaining acceptable quality levels for all assigned products.  Trains, motivates and assigns personnel with regard to GMP / Quality Systems practices.

  • Monitors performance versus direct labor standards to ensure cost effective manufacturing techniques are being utilized.

  • Assists supervisor to ensure that departmental documentation is filled-out properly on new and existing products.

  • Trains and instructs employees in proper techniques, orients new employees, relative to anticipated standards of performance, department and company rules, regulations and procedures.


  • High School Graduate or equivalent

  • 5 plus years’ electro mechanical assembly skills

  • Previous group leader experience preferred

  • Excellent supervisory and communication skills

  • FDA / GMP Quality Systems knowledge helpful

  • Ability to lift 50 pounds

Other Duties:

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties, or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job.  Duties, responsibilities, and activities will be reviewed periodically as duties and responsibilities change with business necessity.  Essential and marginal job functions are subject to modification.

ZOLL Medical Corporation appreciates and values diversity.  We are an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V. 

ADA:  The employer will make reasonable accommodations in compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990