J&J Family of Companies Operations Technician in Auckland, New Zealand

  • Integral to make a difference helping patients everyday

  • Newly created role

  • Mt Wellington Location

Be Vital in this role

At DePuy Synthes, our Operations team plays a vital role in helping orthopaedic surgeons perform life changing surgical procedures. They are responsible for ensuring accurate and efficient delivery of loan kits to hospitals whilst providing an exceptional level of service.

A newly created position is available for an Operations Technician to join our NZ team based at Mt Wellington. The primary focus of this role is work with the team in the the building of orthopaedic loan kits for NZ. You will be involved in

  • Inventory management including cycle counts and removal of expired stock, and investigation of, and follow up of inventory variables

  • Working with the Planning team to ensure correct stock is ordered and supplied to successfully replenish instruments into Surgical sets.

  • Manage the demand and timelines for kit builds by effectively tracking the order to build lead times.

  • Process power tool management repairs and return

  • Update Surgeon preferences in SAP


Be Valued for who you are

This is not your typical operations role. As such, we are not looking for your typical operations candidate profile.

We seek individuals with experience in previous operations roles who are passionate about what they do. We look for like-minded people who enjoy a role where they are accountable and take pride in the work that they deliver.

You will have:

  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills

  • Previous operations experience in a complex environment

  • Ability to work under pressure

  • Exceptionally strong attention to detail

  • Excellent problem solving skills

  • Ability to work autonomously, and collaboratively when required.

  • Good time management and experience managing multiple responsibilities.

  • What is more important to us than your experience is your attitude, your willingness to learn and your ability to be adaptable and flexible in times of change. You will be resilient, have the drive to create positive outcomes and the confidence to deal with all different types of people.

This role will also present an opportunity to be part of the rostered on call team, which operates outside of normal business hours. This requires the ability to work flexible hours as necessary. You will share this responsibility with a supportive and collaborative team who loves what they do and the team they work with.

This is your opportunity to join one of the largest healthcare companies in the world where we can offer you career progression and personal growth not just locally, but globally.

Be part of something bigger than yourself

DePuy Synthes, part of the Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies is the largest, most innovative and comprehensive orthopaedic and neurological business in the world. DePuy Synthes offer an unparalleled breadth and depth of products, services and programs in the areas of joint reconstruction, trauma, spine, sports medicine, neurological, craniomaxillofacial, power tools and biomaterials. Building on the legacy and strengths of two great companies, more agile and better equipped to meet the needs of today’s evolving health care environment. With a focus on activating insights to develop innovative, comprehensive solutions, we are inspired to advance patient care in greater ways than either company could accomplish on its own.

If you are passionate about delivering excellent customer service in the healthcare industry, have excellent attention to detail and enjoys working in a fast paced environment, please apply online using the link below. You will receive an automated email confirming receipt of your application.

Should you have any questions pertaining to the role outside this advertisement, please contact Megan Liu in the Johnson & Johnson Talent Acquisition team on 02 9815 3623. Every application is reviewed by the Talent Acquisition team and candidates will receive notification of the outcome of their application in a timely manner.

Primary Location

New Zealand-Auckland Region-Auckland


Johnson & Johnson (New Zealand) Limited (8360)

Job Function

Operations (Generalist)

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