NuVasive, Inc. Manufacturing Technician in Memphis, Tennessee

Manufacturing Technician

US, US, TN - Memphis

Minimum Level of Education Required:High School/Equivalent

Location:TN - Memphis

Ref#:17338

Job Description

POSITION SUMMARY

Operations Associate is responsible for manufacturing, shipping, receiving, packaging and maintenance associated with Vertera, Inc. Implants in accordance with the product specifications and conformance to quality standards of the company.

PRINCIPAL OBJECTIVES

Conduct day to day operational activities to support new product launch and adherence to the Company standard operating procedures. Scope of work may be varied based on candidate.

PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBLITIES

  • Perform production activities for equipment set-up, processing, labeling, and records retention using quality system guidelines in order to ensure product quality.

  • Maintain manufacturing equipment according to Company Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) and procedures in order to assure the quality of the manufactured product.

  • Perform Q.C. inspections for raw materials, WIP and finished goods.

  • Ensure adherence to safety, operating policies and GMP using Company policies and procedures.

  • Support inventory management activities such as receiving, shipping, and system maintenance

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

Minimum: * High school diploma or GED

  • Strong verbal communications as demonstrated in the context of the interviewing process

  • Strong interpersonal skills as demonstrated in the context of the interviewing process

  • Verifiable references

  • Mechanical inclination as demonstrated in the context of the interviewing process

  • Willing and able to learn new job specific skills

Preferred: * Associates or post-secondary education

  • Controlled environment experience

  • Working knowledge of machining equipment such as mill, lathe, band saw and grinder.

TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT

  • Working knowledge of high temperature machinery such as ovens and furnaces

  • Comfortable handling sharp tools such as drills and scalpels and adherence to OSHA requirements

MATERIALS HANDLING / EXPOSURE

  • Handling of medical grade materials and cleaning agents requiring GMP

  • Exposure to flammable materials such as Isopropyl Alcohol

PHYSICAL ACTIVITIES

  • Occasional lifting of boxes (≤ 25 Lbs.)

  • Ability to stand for prolonged periods of time

OTHER

  • Available to work overtime and/or flexible shift hours when required. Have good attendance and punctuality

  • Takes initiative and has accountability for the quality and effectiveness of own work

  • Able to prioritize and perform multiple tasks simultaneously

  • Has working knowledge of production and warehousing.

  • Demonstrates commitment to development of ski

NuVasive is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. The “EEO is the Law” poster options are available here at https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm .

About NuVasive

NuVasive, Inc. (NASDAQ: NUVA) is the leader in spine technology innovation, focused on transforming spine surgery and beyond with minimally invasive, procedurally-integrated solutions designed to deliver reproducible and clinically-proven surgical outcomes.The Company’s portfolio includes access instruments, implantable hardware, biologics, software systems for surgical planning, navigation and imaging solutions, magnetically adjustable implant systems for spine and orthopedics, and intraoperative monitoring service offerings. With $962 million in revenues (2016), NuVasive has an approximate 2,300 person workforce in more than 40 countries serving surgeons, hospitals and patients. For more information, please visit www.nuvasive.com.

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NuVasive is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. The “EEO is the Law” poster options are available here at https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm .

Nuvasive is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities. If you are an individual with a disability who requires reasonable accommodation to complete any part of our application process, including the use of this website, please contact us at careers@nuvasive.com.