Tool Maker/CNC Machinist (Customs Manufacturing Technician) - 23422BR - EN in Mahwah, NJ at Stryker Corporation

Date Posted: 5/6/2018

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Job Description

Every day, our employees bring a passion to offer high quality medtech products and services that improve the lives of people around the world. That passion is the DNA of our company. We sum it up in the 11 words of our mission: “Together with our customers, we are driven to make healthcare better.” Our mission is at the heart of everything we do.

Taking great pride in developing and engaging our employees, Stryker was named to Fortune’s “Top 100 Companies to Work For” for and a Gallup Great Workplace in 2017. We are currently seeking a Tool Maker/CNC Machinist for our Custom Products team in Mahwah, NJ.

Responsibilities
Specific responsibilities of the Customs Manufacturing Technician include, but are not limited to the following:
  • Work closely with team members, engineers, managers, project planners & vendors to meet team goals
  • Facilitate weekly team meetings with technicians including project prioritization, managing priorities according to R&D priority lists, and discuss open issues
  • Review on a monthly basis the team metrics with team members
  • Communicate project status with team members and engineers on a daily basis
  • Meet with managers to provide project status and discuss open topics
  • Mentor new technicians and/or set up mentors for technicians when required
  • Create and manage cross-training schedules for technicians
  • Provide technical support for team members on CNC equipment
  • Utilize Master Cam or equivalent for CNC Programming, set- up and operate all CNC equipment (Lathe, Mill, Wire, RAM EDM)
  • Hand Finishing & Laser Marking
  • Operate and maintain all manual machinery (Lathes, Bridgeport, Grinding, Saws)
  • Operate, utilize & understand inspection tools, including GD&T
  • Assist in development of process improvements
  • Meet with engineers in early stages of project planning

Job Requirements

A minimum of a High School Diploma is required; relevant vocational or trade school training and/or apprenticeship program is highly preferred. A minimum of 5 years of experience in a machining or tool & die making role and the ability to operate 3-5 axis CNC equipment is required.

Ideal candidates will also possess the following skills/experience:
  • 5+ years of advanced CNC programming experience highly preferred; basic CNC programming experience is required
  • Demonstrated knowledge of Orthopedic products is highly preferred, experience with custom products preferred
  • Proficient in Basic ProE (or similar) usage, 2+ years of 3D programming experience
  • Demonstrated proficiency in Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T)
  • Product inspection experience in a GMP manufacturing environment preferred
  • Demonstrated expertise in manual machining of intricate components
  • Demonstrated communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to work successfully in a team-based environment that heavily emphasizes quality, performance, cross training, customer service, and accountability
  • Experience collaborating with engineering teams and providing feedback and making recommendations to help achieve team goals in quality, cost and delivery
  • Self-motivated and driven, demonstrating the ability to manage and deliver projects while adhering to strict timelines
  • Demonstrated analytical and problem-solving skills including continuous improvement and lean methodologies
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel, Access, Word and Outlook; proficient with Oracle requisitions
  • Ability to work weekday and weekend overtime hours as required to meet the demands of the team/business

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