Laser Equipment Operator-2nd shift- Ave Maria FL.

Date: Jun 15, 2024

Location: Ave Maria, FL, US, 34142

Company: Arthrex

 Requisition ID:                       60309                         
Title: Laser Equipment Operator-2nd shift- Ave Maria FL.
Division: Arthrex Manufacturing Inc (US02)
Location: Ave Maria, FL. 







Arthrex, Inc. is a global medical device company and a leader in new product development and medical educationArthrex Manufacturing is actively searching for a Laser Equipment Operator to produce Quality Medical Instruments in accordance with Arthrex Manufacturing Inc. procedures and processes in a safe and effective manner to meet and exceed the customer’s needs.  Clean, assemble, laser process, inspect, and package components meeting quality requirements and the daily production schedule.  Adopt an environment of continuous improvement to develop more robust procedures and improvements within existing processes to produce cost effective quality products.  Join our talented team at a global medical device company focused on Helping Surgeons Treat Their Patients Better™. 


This position is hiring on Second shift (3:30pm-2:00am), on Rotating Crew Schedule.



If hired for this position, you will be eligible for a $2,000.00 sign-on bonus (minus appropriate tax withholdings). You will be paid the $2,000.00 during your first pay period.   




Summary Requirements: 

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. 


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:  

  • Operates Assembly, Ultrasonic Welding, Gluing, Pad Printing, Laser Marker and Laser Weld equipment in accordance with work instructions and completes setup forms. 
  • Inspects and verifies tools and fixtures issued to the work order are available, correct and in good repair. 
  • Responsible for accessing and following packaging instructions and work instructions from PLM and Document management systems based on product structure requirements. 
  • Performs manual device assembly using various joining processes including testing and inspection. 
  • Prints and applies Tags using printers for Work In Process (WIP) material.  
  • Verifies tags on all kitted materials and ensures tag information matches work order BOM.  
  • Ensures the DHR (Device History Record) is complete and accurate, including all approvals, prior to forwarding the Work Order kit for further processing. 
  • Promptly notifies area Coordinators and/or Supervisor of any physical inventory discrepancies, ERP and/or manufacturing systems errors or omissions, mislabeled components, missing components or other inventory anomalies. 
  • Performs AQL inspection in accordance with stated inspection criteria. 
  • Provides input for new products, processes, and fixture development.   
  • Ensures all departmental procedures and proper Good Manufacturing Processes (GMP) and Good Document Practices (GDP) are followed. 
  • Promotes a safe work environment including the use of PPE when required.  Communicates issues to management that could result in process delays and/or safety issues. 
  • Adhere to all Quality System Requirements. 





Limited use and/or application of basic principles, theories, and concepts. Limited knowledge of industry practices and standards.


Reasoning Ability

Solves routine problems of limited scope and complexity following established policies and procedures.


Discretion/ Latitude

Work is closely supervised.  Follows specific, detailed instructions. 



  • Basic knowledge of MS Office required.
  • Basic knowledge of visual inspection, part handling, component assembly, barcode scanning, and label printing required.
  • Perform written tasks by reading, understanding and following work instructions provided.
  • Basic ability to load parts into and operate Laser/EDM equipment. 
  • Proficient with measuring equipment and instruments. 
  • Ability to navigate SAP, Agile and Documentum systems with assistance.
  • Must accurately transact Production work order data into ERP and other manufacturing systems.
  • Must complete equipment setup sheets accurately and completely. 
  • Performs manual device assembly.
  • Inspects process output.
  • Proper use of Good Documentation Practice (GMP)
  • Use Personal Protection Equipment (PPE), as required
  • Ability to work independently when necessary.


Education/ Experience

  • High School Diploma or equivalent required. 
  • Six months of machine operating experience preferred.


Mathematical Skills 

Ability to comprehend and apply mathematical principles to the degree required to perform the job based upon job requirements.   


Language and Communication Skills: 

Ability to comprehend and apply language skills to the degree required to perform the job based upon the job requirements listed above.  Ability to verbally communicate ideas and issues effectively to other team members and management.  Ability to write and record data and information as required by procedures. 


Physical Demands: 

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of the job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.  While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear.  The employee is frequently required sit; use hands and fingers, to handle, or feel; and reach with hands and arms. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 30 pounds.   


Vision Requirements: 

Visual acuity necessary to do the job safely and effectively.   


Work Environment: 

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.  The area that this job is performed in is a general office or open cubicle/workstation environment.  The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate. 



Arthrex Benefits

  • Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance
  • Company-Provided Life Insurance
  • Voluntary Life Insurance
  • Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
  • Supplemental Insurance Plans (Accident, Cancer, Hospital, Critical Illness)
  • Matching 401(k) Retirement Plan
  • Annual Bonus
  • Wellness Incentive Program
  • Free Onsite Medical Clinics
  • Free Onsite Lunch
  • Tuition Reimbursement Program
  • Trip of a Lifetime
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • Paid Time Off
  • Volunteer PTO
  • Employee Assistance Provider (EAP)



All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law.

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