Arthrex is a global medical device company and a leader in new product development and medical education in orthopedics. We are looking for a Senior Engineer to join our growing Packaging team who is self-motivated and has proven experience in leading process improvement projects. This person will be responsible for day to day operations along with laboratory testing and supervision. New process development will also be a focus for this role.
If you have strong desire for a new opportunity in the Medical Device industry, take a further look at the description below to see if this is career path for you.
Responsible for the daily operation of the Packaging testing laboratory. Activities include: Laboratory testing equipment operation, protocol execution, and Packaging Lab Tech/test supervision. Provide engineering expertise to create, document and implement required procedures and documents.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
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:
Knowledge and Skill Requirements/Specialized Courses and/or Training:
Machine, Tools, and/or Equipment Skills:
Vibration Tables & Controls, Compression Testers, Drop Testers, Burst Test Equipment and Fixtures, Tensile Testers, Dye Penetration & Bubble Emission Equipment, Gurley Testing, O2 Detection, Package Heat Sealing equipment, Gas Flush Systems, Vision Inspection Systems, SPC Data Collection, and custom test fixtures, etc.
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:
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.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of the 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 regularly required to talk or hear. The employee is frequently required sit; use hands and fingers, to handle, or feel; and reach with hands and arms. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 10 pounds. To bend frequently and lift 30 lbs on a regular basis.
Visual acuity necessary to do the job safely and effectively.
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.