Repair Inventory Control Specialist II - ACT

Date: Sep 24, 2023

Location: Santa Barbara, CA, US, 93111

Company: Arthrex

 Requisition ID:          [[58177]]
Title: [[Repair Inventory Control Specialist II]]
Division: [[Arthrex Inc. (US01)]]
Location: [[Santa Barbara, Ca]]
Salary Range:
Salary Minimum: [[$18.98/hr]]
Salary Maximum [[$28.75/hr]]

Arthrex, Inc. is a global medical device company and a leader in new product development and medical education in orthopedics. The Repair Inventory Control Specialist I ensure that throughput, workflow, and department goals are accomplished by maintaining inventory and fulfilling work orders in a timely manner.  Join our talented team at a global medical device company focused on Helping Surgeons Treat Their Patients Better™.  


**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 first $1,000.00 after completing your first 90 days and the second $1,000.00 after completing your first 180 days, if you are an employee in good standing.**


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:


  • Receives returned products into ERP system, determine appropriate action and handling. Follows-up on necessary action with the Arthrex Inc. Product surveillance.
  • Maintains inventory accuracy by following manufacturing best practices and material movement best practices when transacting in ERP system.
  • Prepares, issues, and kits materials based upon the Repair Work Order Pick List requirements according to work instructions and departmental guidelines. Ensures continuous workflow and adherence to the repair schedule.
  • Assigns material retrieval/return instructions assisting with Purchase Order preparation.
  • Generates product packaging and component labels according to router and BOM.
  • Performs physical inventories and cycle counts as required in support of the ERP system.
  • Determine that the issued material matches the bill of material required to manufacture the product.
  • Ensures all work order documents are complete and accurate.
  • Ensure workstation is organized and compliant with area clearance procedures.
  • Logs received material in the Arthrex complaints database
  • Provide written repair quotes to customers and obtain repair approvals.
  • Monitor vendor repairs, evaluations, and vendor quotes for appropriate actions and timely responses.
  • Liaises with other internal departments such as: Product Surveillance, Quality, Finance, Logistics
  • Provides support for ongoing Global Service and Repair projects.
  • Support department with internal/external audits, NCR’s and or CAPA’s.
  • Observes all blood borne pathogen and related safety procedures.



  • Basic SAP knowledge preferred.
  • Knowledge of FDA and ISO regulations preferred.
  • Microsoft Office knowledge required (Office, Word, Outlook).
  • Solves routine problems of limited scope and complexity following established policies and procedures.
  • Work is performed under very general supervision. Follows specific, detailed instructions.
  • Microsoft Office skills preferred (Excel, Word, Outlook).
  • SAP, Quest, Sales Force event management ability preferred.
  • Ability to write and record data and information as required by procedures.





  • High school diploma or equivalent required.
  • Experience in the medical device industry preferred.
  • Inventory Control field experience preferred.
  • Experience working in a fast paced, multilayered work environment preferred.
  • Experience working in an FDA regulated environment preferred.





Arthrex 2023 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
  • Gym Reimbursement Program
  • 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 or protected veteran status.

Nearest Major Market: Santa Barbara
Nearest Secondary Market: Santa Maria

Job Segment: Medical Device, ERP, SAP, Orthopedic, Repair, Healthcare, Technology, Manufacturing