A Manufacturing Associate is responsible for performing a variety of tasks related to the manufacturing process. This includes operating machinery, assembling products, inspecting parts and materials for quality assurance, troubleshooting equipment malfunctions, packaging items for shipment and other duties as assigned. The individual in this position must have excellent attention to detail and strong problem-solving skills. They should be able to work independently or with minimal supervision while following safety procedures at all times. In addition to technical abilities, they must also possess good communication skills in order to collaborate effectively with other members of the team.