AthensRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Athens jobs

Quality Assurance Engineer II

Company: Arthrex Inc
Location: Pendleton
Posted on: September 24, 2022

Job Description:

Arthrex, Inc. is a global medical device company and a leader in new product development and medical education. We are a privately held company that strives to accomplish our corporate mission of -Helping Surgeons Treat Their Patients Better---. We are committed to -delivering uncompromising quality to the health care professionals who use our products, and ultimately, the millions of patients whose lives we impact.Arthrex 2022 BenefitsMedical, Dental and Vision InsuranceCompany-Provided Life InsuranceMatching 401(k) Retirement PlanAnnual BonusWellness ProgramFree, Onsite Medical ClinicsFree LunchTuition Reimbursement ProgramTrip of a LifetimePaid Parental LeavePaid Time OffVolunteer PTOPlease note, most benefits are for regular, full time employees.

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 Quality Assurance Engineer II. Successful candidates must have a Bachelor's degree in Engineering or Engineering Technology with two (2) plus years of post education working experience. Join our talented team at a global medical device company focused on Helping Surgeons Treat Their Patients Better---.Main Objective: Responsible for supporting the Quality Manager with all quality related support for the life cycle development of Class I, II and III medical devices, including new product development and maintenance of released products.Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Review design drawings for tolerance, inspect-ability and quality of design issues.
  • Work with suppliers to improve quality, and assist, where necessary, in supplier process validations.
  • Assist in the training of QC Inspectors on inspection techniques and the use of new equipment.
  • Participate in Internal and External quality audits as directed by the Quality Assurance Manager.
  • Support Risk Management by leading or participating in cross-functional team pFMEA's and Risk Assessments.
  • Support the AMI Engineering Change Management process by performing tasks as assigned.
  • Lead or Support the internal manufacturing First Article Inspection process, review First Article Inspection Reports and samples (internal and/or supplier).
  • Lead or Support equipment or process validation (IQ, OQ, PQ)
  • Lead or support Metrology with design and development of inspection methods and gages.
  • Create or review inspection method work instructions.
  • Lead or support Metrology with Measurement System Analysis (Gage R&R) studies.
  • Create Inspection Plans Supporting Receiving and In-Process Inspection.
  • Investigate complaints as requested by the Complaints/Reliability team.
  • Lead completion of Nonconformances (NCR's) as assigned: - material disposition plans, evaluations, and action plans.
  • Perform routine Nonconformance and process trending and lead periodic Quality review meetings with the management team.
  • Lead or Support Continuous Improvement projects.
  • Lead or support the Environmental Monitoring program.
  • Complete Root Cause Analysis Investigations and define Corrective/Preventive Action Plans (CAPA's).
  • Perform Engineering Studies and Design of Experiments (DOE) as needed.
  • Other duties as assigned. Education and Experience:
  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering or Engineering Technology required. -
  • 2 years experience in a Quality Control or Quality Assurance position in a Medical Device Company preferred. Knowledge and Skill Requirements/Specialized Courses and/or Training:
    • Technical knowledge in development methodologies including: Design Controls, GD&T, DOE, Process Verification and Validation.
    • SPC (Statistical Process Control) knowledge.
      • Working knowledge of process improvement tools (i.e.: Lean - PDCA, Six Sigma - DMAIC) and problem solving (i.e.: Kepner Tregoe, Lean A3, 5 Whys) preferred.
      • Working knowledge of risk assessments, PFMEAs, control plans, quality plans. -
      • Strong communication skills and ability to communicate effectively with technical and non-technical staff.
      • Project management skills preferred. Machine, Tools, and/or Equipment Skills:
        • Proficiency in the use of PC and programs, particularly Excel, Word (or equivalents if changed by the Company), miniTab or similar statistical analysis software, SAP or similar inventory software, Agile or similar design lifecycle software, Pilgrim or similar QMS software.
        • Knowledge of measurement and other inspection equipment.
        • Manufacturing process knowledge Reasoning Ability: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.Mathematical SkillsAbility to comprehend and apply mathematical principles to the degree required to perform the job based upon job requirements. - Prefer working knowledge and application of Statistics.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.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.

Keywords: Arthrex Inc, Athens , Quality Assurance Engineer II, Engineering , Pendleton, Georgia

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category
within


Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Georgia jobs by following @recnetGA on Twitter!

Athens RSS job feeds