Repair Technician II

Date: Sep 20, 2022

Location: Santa Barbara, CA, US, 93111

Company: Arthrex

Requisition ID: 55452 
Title: Repair Technician II - ACT 
Division: Arthrex, Inc. (US01) 
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 a Repair Technician II to Support the Repair department in the assembly, testing, repair and evaluation of medical devices, components, and manufacturing processes to produce cost effective quality products. Join our talented team at a global medical device company focused on Helping Surgeons Treat Their Patients Better™.



Essential Duties and Responsibilities: 


  • Directly responsible for supporting repair operations in the daily product testing by performing FCO (Final Checkout), FCL (Final Check Out) and automated or manual electrical tests. 
  • Capable of testing electronic components, sub-assemblies, and video systems following documented procedures. 
  • Test’s products using computer programs, Digital Multi Meters, Oscilloscopes, light measurement equipment, waveform monitoring equipment, digital and analog electrical test equipment. 
  • Record test results into database applications. Review numerical and graphical data and make recommendations to improve process yields. 
  • Records test procedures and results, numerical and graphical data per Good Manufacturing Practice guidelines. 
  • Records test failures and document for repair or component replacement. 
  • Operates a variety of hand-operated tools and electronic equipment to repair product specified on work orders using standard work instructions and inspection procedures. 
  • Receives returned products into ERP system, determine appropriate action and handling 
  • Prepares, issues, and kits materials based upon the Repair Work Order Pick List requirements according to work instructions and departmental guidelines 
  • Manages tasks related to multiple repair processes, prioritize, and respond to special assigned duties. 
  • Performs inspection of work completed and documentation to assure correct specifications and functional criteria have been met. 
  • Performs area clearance by clearing and cleaning in work area to maintain material traceability. 
  • Candidate must be able to work with minimal supervision. 
  • Manage tasks related to multiple production duties; prioritize and respond to special assigned duties. 
  • Completes complex tasks and assignments in creative and effective ways.  
  • Determines root cause analysis using a variety of factors including data analysis. 
  • Makes recommendations for new procedures and implements approved recommendations. 
  • Participates in product, process, and company training activities in support of medical device manufacturing. 
  • Performs or initiates any cleaning in work area or maintenance required by the Preventive Maintenance schedule on the machines within the department.  
  • Support department with internal/external audits, NCR’s and or CAPA’s 




  • Intermediate knowledge of product lines applicable to GSR repair lines.
  • Knowledge of FDA and ISO regulations preferred.
  • Microsoft Office knowledge required (Office, Word, Outlook).


Reasoning Ability:

  • Develops solutions to a variety of problems of moderate scope and complexity. Refers to policies and practices for guidance.
  • Analyzes and resolves non-routine service issues using independent judgment.
  • Work is performed under general direction. Work is reviewed for soundness of judgment and overall adequacy and accuracy.  
  • SAP and Quest (Complaints database) experience preferred
  • Ability to write and record data and information as required by procedures.
  • 3 Years’ experience in the medical device industry or similar preferred.



  • High school diploma equivalent required.
  • Experience working in an FDA regulated environment required.
  • Experience working in a fast paced, multilayered work environment required.




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.


We invite you to explore our numerous exceptional benefits at or visit us on LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter or Instagram.





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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