Machine Operator

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!

Primary Purpose:       

Operation of production machinery and equipment (rotary/punch presses, forming equipment, ECG machines, etc.) to support manufacturing needs.

Essential Duties:

  • Run production machine(s) as directed / scheduled.
  • Perform in-line inspection based on training and make minor adjustments to maintain product conformance.
  • Provide Q.C. test samples / first piece as required.
  • Notify mechanics / supervisor of any performance issues with equipment.
  • Fill out appropriate route slips / day sheets / line clearance sheets as required.
  • Report any machine safety issues to supervisor.  
  • Inventory control and material handling tasks as needed.
  • Report any material quality issues to supervisor for disposition.
  • Operate machines at peak efficiency.
  • Maintain a clean work environment.
  • Follow all established policies, rules, regulations and procedures.

Knowledge, skills and abilities:

  • Overall knowledge of product tolerances and machine capabilities.


  • Suitable education for the job (training).
  • Ability to follow verbal / written instruction.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs.

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