Laser EDM Machine Operator II - SC

Date: Jul 16, 2021

Location: Pendleton, SC, US, 29670

Company: Arthrex

Requisition ID: 47383 
Title: Machine Operator - Laser EDM II - SC 
Division: Arthrex Manufacturing Inc (US02) 
Location: Pendleton, SC 










This position is eligible for a sign-on bonusIf you are hired after May 17th, 2021, you will be eligible for a $750.00 sign-on bonus (minus appropriate tax withholdings) paid after you complete your first 90 days and are an employee in good standing.     


Main Objective:

To produce superior products following Arthrex Manufacturing Inc. machining processes and procedures.    


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Setup and Operation of Assembly, Laser Mark, Laser Weld, and EDM equipment in accordance to work instructions
  • Inspect machined work piece to specifications, based on correct AQL
  • Verify inspection tools issued to job are available and correct
  • Receives and verifies work order and verifies that the components are correct
  • Notifies Supervisor or Lead if equipment is not operating properly
  • Meets required Production and Quality Standards.
  • Completes necessary documentation with accuracy and minimal errors
  • Keeps work area clean and organized
  • Notifies Crew Coordinator or Supervisor of and safety or production issues


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.
  • 1-year machine operating experience required.


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

  • The ability to perform written tasks by reading, understanding and following work instructions provided
  • Basic to Laser/EDM skills. 
  • Advanced blueprint reading skills. 
  • Proficient with measuring equipment and instruments. 
  • General knowledge of tool life. 
  • Proper use of Good Documentation Practice (GMP)
  • Use Personal Protection Equipment (PPE), as required
  • Ability to work independently when necessary
  • Demonstrates housekeeping etiquette.


Machine, Tools, and/or Equipment Skills:

  • Knowledge of Laser and EDM machines.


Reasoning Ability:

Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions.  Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deal with several abstract and concrete variables.


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.


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Benefits Arthrex Offers:

Arthrex pays 100% of employee's medical and dental coverage with voluntary participation in the wellness program. For regular, full-time and part-time employees Arthrex pays 50% of employee's dependent coverage.

The Arthrex Medical Center provides convenient, free care for employees.

Arthrex provides a 401k retirement plan option with matching contributions.

Arthrex encourages professional development with tuition reimbursement toward an undergraduate or graduate degree.

Arthrex Learning & Development department has many opportunities to expand your skills online and in classroom experiences.

Arthrex provides free lunches to save our employees time and money. Plus, it's a great opportunity to enjoy time with your coworkers.

And there is so much more!



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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