Engineer I - Continuous Improvement

Date: Jan 6, 2022

Location: Naples, FL, US, 34108

Company: Arthrex

Requisition ID: 51457 
Title: Engineer I - Continuous Improvement 
Division: Arthrex, Inc. (US01) 
Location: Naples, FL





Main Objective: The continuous improvement engineer is responsible for improving product development processes by using continuous improvement techniques


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  1. Executes continuous improvement projects to support the product development organization.
  2. Applies Lean and Six Sigma methodologies in the implementation of process excellence initiatives.
  3. Drives the standardization of processes and the implementation of metrics and best practices.
  4. Facilitates kaizen, problem solving and rapid improvement process events with both internal and external employees and suppliers with a major emphasis on focused improvement.
  5. Communicate with all levels of the organization as appropriate to gain and maintain support for initiatives.



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. 



  • Knowledgeable of engineering product development required.
  • Knowledgeable of FDA and ISO guidelines for the development of medical devices required.
  • Manufacturing process knowledge preferred.
  • Supply Chain process knowledge preferred.
  • Project management and communication skills training preferred.


Education/ Experience

BS Degree required. Engineering related field preferred.

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.

Nearest Major Market: Naples

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