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You enjoy creating and innovating. You never stop striving for better. You take responsibility and you get results. You love being part of a team. Above all, you want your work to matter: Welcome to our world! At Sonova we create sense by bringing sound to life. Our innovative hearing care solutions help millions of people enjoy life’s unforgettable moments.

We offer exceptional career opportunities through market-leading brands from consumer to medical, products and services that keep pushing hearing care forward, and a culture where you can quickly belong and perform at your best.

If you want the freedom to explore, opportunities to grow, and make positive change on people lives through your work, this is the place for you.

Join Sonova. Create sense.

Aurora (IL), United States

Summer Service Technician

Covid Protocol:
Upholding the company values is extremely important to Sonova, we take the health and safety of our employees, patients, customers and their families very seriously. To that end, we have concluded that the best way to ensure the safety of these individuals is to mandate that all of our newly-hired employees be fully vaccinated for COVID-19. Therefore, when considering whether to apply for this position, please know that in order to become employed by Sonova (if otherwise eligible), you must provide satisfactory proof, such as a vaccine card or other documentation, that you are fully vaccinated for COVID-19. You will not be required to provide this proof unless and until you receive a formal job offer from Sonova. Please also know that Sonova will provide accommodations to qualified individuals who cannot receive the COVID-19 vaccination because of a sincerely held religious belief or due to a medical issue or pregnancy

Summer Service

 

Sonova US is seeking a Summer Service Technician at our Aurora Operations Distribution Center in Aurora, IL.  In this position you will make an impact on business while improving lives of all ages with hearing devices.  As an entry level Summer Service Technician, you will assist the Aurora Operations Distribution Center teams while serving the hearing impaired students around the world  Students will assemble and repair hearing aid products during their summer break . Sonova is the third largest manufacturer in Aurora and has been in the community for over 40 years. Come join Sonova and work with an outstanding, passionate, high energy team in a fast paced production environment!

 

Our offer to you:

  • An opportunity to improve the quality of life for millions of people suffering from hearing loss
  • A challenging and motivating manufacturing position
  • A team of 500 employees from 17 different countries, speaking 30 different languages
  • A company that prides itself on innovation with new technology devices approximately every 6 months
  • Opportunities for further responsibilities and support for further training and development
  • Sonova’s outstanding opportunities and career growth

 

Main tasks and responsibilities:

  • May assist with any or all of the following functions
    • Order Entry
    • Behind The Ear
    • FM Technology
    • Quality Control
    • Pre-Invoicing
    • Invoicing
    • Mailroom

 Other Responsibilities:

  • Visually inspect products, identify defects/rejects and escalate as required
  • Active participation in quality improvement processes
  • Initiate process improvements and motivate peers to achieve team goals
  • Meet established individual and team goals
  • Maintains workstation in a clean, safe and orderly manner
  • Adapt to various positions as business needs require

Your profile:

  • 18 years of age
  • Willingness to work in a team environment
  • Must be able to follow and understand work instructions, detailed orientated person
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to train others and use problem solving techniques
  • Ability to speak, read, and write in English
  • Basic computer skills
  • Strong manual dexterity for use of small hand tools and pieces, repetitive motions using both hands
  • Ability to read small font, count, verify, and audit inventory locations
  • Ability to stand, walk or sit up to 8 hours a day
  • Lift weight up to 20 pounds
  • Meet personal and team efficiency goals
  • Collaborate with team members and solve problems that arise
  • Flexibility to various positions as business needs require

 

*Ability to work full time; Monday through Friday, as well as occasional Saturdays as needed*

 

Sonova is an equal opportunity employer.

We team up. We grow talent. We collaborate with people of diverse backgrounds to win with the best team in the market place. We guarantee every person equal treatment in regard to employment and opportunity for employment, regardless of a candidate’s ethnic or national origin, religion, sexual orientation or marital status, gender, genetic identity, age, disability or any other legally protected status.