Machine Operator I - Injection Molding

Date: Sep 20, 2022

Location: Ave Maria, FL, US, 34142

Company: Arthrex

Requisition ID: 55709 
Title: Machine Operator I - Injection Molding 
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 education. Arthrex Manufacturing is actively searching for a Machine Operator for the Injection Molding Department to produce superior products following Arthrex Manufacturing Inc. Molding/Assembly processes and procedures.. Previous manufacturing experience is strongly preferred; previous machine operation, especially injection molding experience, is a plus. A High School Diploma or equivalent is required for this position. This position will be for a 10 hour/day, 4 day/week rotating crew schedule. Join our talented team at a global medical device company focused on Helping Surgeons Treat Their Patients Better™. 

 

Arthrex increased its starting wage to $16.00 per hour. This position will start at $16.00 per hour plus an additional $1.50 shift differential for second shift. We are also offering a $1000.00 sign-on bonus (minus appropriate tax withholdings), You will be paid the first $500.00 after completing your first 90 days and the second $500.00 after completing your first 180 days, if you are an employee in good standing. New opportunities are available as the manufacturing team is growing in Ave Maria, FL.

 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Receives work order and verifies that the components are correct.
  • Verifies work before proceeding with operations.
  • Ability to identify different molding defects and notify the technician or process tech when they occur.
  • Ability to consistently meet set standards for cycle times on molding machines.
  • Completes all documentation correctly and consistently, maintaining minimal errors in production paperwork and in SAP reporting system.
  • Verify inspection tools issued to job are available and correct.
  • Verify that inspection process are kept at AQLS C=0 @2.5.
  • Demonstrates ability to meet or exceed productivity and consistently produce good quality products.
  • Inspects parts to specifications/print, utilizing micrometers, calipers, fixed gauges and optical gauges.
  • Follow all safety guidelines of the molding area including utilization of PPE.
  • Keep workstation and shop floor neat, clean and organized at all times.

 

Incidental Duties:

The above statements describe the general nature and level of work being performed in this job.  They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, and indeed additional responsibilities may be assigned, as required, by management.

 

Education and Experience:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent required
  • Manufacturing experience preferred

 

Knowledge and Skill Requirements/Specialized Courses and/or Training:

Proficient with basic measuring equipment and instruments, good mechanical aptitude, proficient with SAP job tracking and demonstrates housekeeping etiquette.

 

Machine, Tools, and/or Equipment Skills:

Understands the basic operations of running an injection molding machine. Understands the safety and use of the molding room tools as in cutters, exacta knifes, swivel blades etc.

 

Reasoning Ability:

Ability to identify all molding room defects and insert defects.

 

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:

Exerting 20 to 50 pounds of force occasionally, and/or 10 to 25 pounds of force frequently, and/or greater than negligible up to 10 pounds of force constantly to move objects. Physical Demand requirements are in excess of those for Light Work.

 

Vision Requirements:

Visual acuity necessary to do the job safely and effectively. 

Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision.

 

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.  While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally exposed to moving mechanical parts, fumes or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals, and risk of electrical shock.  The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

 

 

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


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