Arthrex is currently seeking a Senior Metrologist to join our team at the manufacturing facility in Ave Maria , FL. The Senior Metrologist will monitor throughput, workflow and production. They will also write and execute Quality programs on the Zeiss CMM, Micro-Vu and other equipment, verify programs with manufacturing and Quality Engineers, manage CMM programming throughout manufacturing and assist with training personnel on programming software that will effectively and profitably meet or exceed the internal and /or external client’s expectations by providing superior quality products and service.Excellent programming and analytical skills, strong mechanical aptitude and 12 years plus experience in manufacturing will be essential for this position. Arthrex, Inc is the world leader in the development, manufacturing and marketing of cutting edge surgical technologies for sports and other orthopedic application.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Priorities are aligned with Purchasing and Production requests and with Quality Control Mangers/Supervisors plan.
Liason between engineering and prototype requests to determine the best outcomes.
Applies advanced metrology knowledge and coaches programming principles to the Arthrex & Arthrex Manufacturing Inc. entities.
Has basic knowledge on all software programs, but working towards a full working knowledge.
May assist with training and fielding questions from the machine operators and Quality and Manufacturing Engineers as needed.
Work with Quality and Manufacturing Engineering to ensure that all set-ups and programs are accurate.
Work with Manufacturing Engineers on prototype inspections and fixtures.
Has superior knowledge of Geometric Tolerancing and Dimensioning.
Identifies and drives cost reduction projects utilizing Lean Manufacturing principle
Works closely with the team to determine were attribute gauging might make us more efficient.
Maintains compliance and executes all internal policies, procedures and all related paperwork under ISO/FDA guidelines
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:
12 years experience in a manufacturing setting with Strong CMM programming skills and general CAD knowledge.
Knowledge and Skill Requirements/Specialized Courses and/or Training:
Mechanical Aptitude. Full working knowledge of machining properties of common metals and alloys. Good mechanical aptitude. Ability to read blue prints. General knowledge of drafting concepts.
Machine, Tools, and/or Equipment Skills:
Zeiss CMM programming skills.
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.
Ability to comprehend and apply mathematical principles to the degree required to perform the job based upon job requirements.
Language and Communication Skills:
Strong 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.
Additional Salary Information: Negotiable
Internal Number: 42453
About Arthrex Manufacturing, Inc.
Arthrex is a global medical device company and leader in new product development and medical education in orthopedics. With a corporate mission of helping surgeons treat their patients better, Arthrex has pioneered the field of arthroscopy and developed more than 11,000 innovative products and surgical procedures to advance minimally invasive orthopedics worldwide.
Arthrex continues to experience unprecedented growth and demand for our products throughout the world; however, we remain a privately held company with a family business culture committed to delivering uncompromising quality to the healthcare professionals who use our products, and ultimately, the millions of patients whose lives we impact.
We invite you to learn more about Arthrex and the positive contributions we are making to medicine and the communities we serve.