Instrument Maker, Med Device (Hand Finisher/ Assembler)- TecoGR in Kenosha, WI at Tecomet

Date Posted: 6/20/2019

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Tecomet, Kenosha, WI, is one of the leading contract manufacturers of medical implants and surgical instruments in the United States.

Quality is number one within our organization and it is our team of dedicated and highly skilled teammates that put us at the forefront!

Our Kenosha manufacturing plant, conveniently located between Chicago and Milwaukee, and within 1-2 miles of the expressway might be the right fit for you!  It is an exceptionally exciting time to join Tecomet as we grow our organization through the recruitment of great team member candidates.   

Here at Tecomet, we value employee excellence. We offer a competitive compensation package, including great benefits with no waiting period to enroll.

Join one of the top contract medical device manufacturers in the U.S.--join Tecomet!


This position is responsible for prioritizing work orders and assigning the necessary resources to finish components to meet manufacturing schedules.


  • Work may include bending, blasting, tumbling, buffing, polishing, grinding, marking, electro polishing, cleaning and hand filing.

  • Prioritize work orders with other cell members to ensure production schedules are maintained.

  • Perform transactions in company system.

  • Ensure documentation accuracy.

  • Practice line clearance throughout all finishing operations.

  • Maintain quality compliance.

  • Work at different work stations as production needs require.

  • Perform self-inspection on all finishing work performed.

  • Conduct basic quality inspection of own or other's work in accordance with statistical process or other control procedures.

  • Maintains clean and orderly workstation.

  • Complete basic production, health, safety, and environmental hazard training courses.

  • Responsible for ensuring personal and company compliance with all Federal, States, local and company regulations, policies and procedures for Health, Safety and Environmental compliance.

  • Ability to work varying shifts and overtime hours when required.

  • Actively participates in team activities including process improvement recommendations and implementation, and demonstrates strong commitment to teamwork.

  • Demonstrate consistently effective job performance encompassing good quality, quality of work, and dependability.

  • Train others as needed.

  • Perform other duties as necessary.


  • Demonstrated knowledge of and use of calipers, micrometers, pin gages, functional gages, and other inspection equipment.

  • Basic knowledge of math, blueprint reading and marking.

  • Ability to complete required documentation requirements.

  • Ability to read, write, and effectively communicate in English.

  • Participate in team-based activities.

  • Understand and is able to apply regulatory (QSR, ISO, GMP) requirements in everyday activities.


  • Candidate must have a high school diploma or general education degree (GED).

  • One to five (5) years’ experience using grinding, buffing, and blasting machines.

  • Some related experience and/or training is required or equivalent combination of education and experience.


CNC Machines, Calipers, Micrometers, Indicators, Wrenches.


The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

This position requires walking, sitting, communicating with others at least 1/3 of scheduled hours. It

Also involves reaching and using hands and fingers to operate measuring instruments and machinery.

Occasionally requires lifting of up to 50 pounds (under 1/3 of the time). Must have adequate dexterity with hands and able to work in small areas.


The operator must be able to read small print font (6-12 inch) with our without vision aides. The operator is occasionally required to view items at 20 inches or less, with or without vision aides.


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 individual with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Less than 90 decibels (TWA)
  • Requires wearing safety glasses, earplugs (optional), and safety shoes.
  • Requires using machine safety guards and switches.
  • Work area is temperature controlled (Air conditioning and Heat).


  • Work near moving mechanical parts over 2/3 of the time.
  • Exposed to fumes or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals under 1/3 of the time.
  • Exposed to potential hazard from possible projectiles.


The duties listed above are intended only as illustrations of the various types of work that may be performed.  The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar related, or a logical assignment to the position.

The job description does not constitute an employment agreement between the employer and the employee and is subject to change by the employer as the needs of the employer and requirements of the job change.


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