Calibration Specialist I - ACT

Date: May 5, 2022

Location: Santa Barbara, CA, US, 93111

Company: Arthrex

Requisition ID: 52843 
Title: Calibration Specialist I - ACT 
Division: Arthrex California Inc (US03) 
Location: Santa Barbara,CA 








Arthrex, Inc. is a global medical device company and a leader in new product development and medical education in orthopedics. Arthrex is actively searching for Calibration Specialist I that can execute and schedule all calibration activities. Also issues gauge equipment as required and maintain gauge records in the calibration management system.  Join our talented team at a global medical device company focused on Helping Surgeons Treat Their Patients Better™.




Essential Duties and Responsibilities: 

  • Follow established laboratory safety and operational procedures. 
  • Conduct or organize calibration activities for mechanical, electrical, and linear equipment according to established procedures to maintain calibration status. 
  1. Schedule and coordinate calibrations among various departments. 
  1. Calibrate / Enter data into calibration management system. 
  1. Preventive maintenance and repair – Perform repair and preventive maintenance on gages/equipment as needed. 
  1. Prepare calibration reports and certificates. 
  • Track and maintain all equipment status.  
  • Initiate NCR for all out of tolerance equipment as required. 
  • Ensure all calibration is in accordance with approved Procedures. 
  • Document all activities in a legible manner following established formats and procedures. 
  • Represent the Calibration function during regulatory inspections.  


Education and Experience: 

  • High school diploma or equivalent required 
  • 3 years’ experience in a manufacturing setting required. 
  • Experience with inspection equipment/hand gages required.  


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

Good mechanical aptitude. Ability to read blueprints. Good understanding of Calibration principles preferred.  PMEL or equivalent training preferred. 



Machine, Tools, and/or Equipment Skills: 

Experience with SAP or equivalent Calibration Software, Laser Micrometer and Quality Control Inspection Equipment preferred. 




About Arthrex


Arthrex Inc., a privately held company headquartered in Naples, Florida, is a global leader in orthopedic surgical device design, research, manufacturing and medical education committed to one mission: Helping Surgeons Treat Their Patients Better™. Arthrex has pioneered the field of arthroscopy and sports medicine and innovates more than 1,000 new products and procedures every year to advance minimally invasive orthopedics worldwide.


Our core value is Making People Better. As a leading health care technology innovator, we are committed to making people’s lives better. The contributions we make to science and medicine have the potential to get a star athlete back in the game or improve the quality of someone’s life. It’s truly meaningful work.


Making People Better also signifies our corporate social responsibility and commitment to employees and communities. We make employees’ lives better through job security, educational and professional growth opportunities, unique benefits and amenities, and modern facilities that promote a vibrant and dynamic atmosphere of collaboration, mutual respect and camaraderie. We also make important economic and philanthropic contributions to the communities we serve.


As a certified Great Place to Work® and one of the country’s Best Workplaces for Manufacturing and Production, Arthrex is proud of its award-winning, family business culture. With more than 6,000 employees around the world, we are growing and looking for candidates who champion our Arthrex Proud values of Innovation, Integrity, Dedication, Teamwork and Competitive Spirit.


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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: Santa Barbara
Nearest Secondary Market: Santa Maria

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