VIP Staffing

Porous Coating – Medical Device Company

Location: Austin, TX

Post Date: 05/16/2017

VIP Staffing is seeking a 2nd and 3rd shift Porous Coating Technician – North Austin


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:


• Apply a rough surface finish to medical devices by grit blasting per established procedures and engineering drawing.

• Perform cleaning operations to medical devices by per established procedures.

• Apply the porous coating powder to the medical devices and perform “clean – up” by trimming, scrapping and removing powder from areas that do not require coating. Note – Tasks requires strong hand detail work with the use of hand tools as well as a strong attention to detail.

• Visually inspect product for obvious defects and conformity to engineering drawing and visual standards detailed in Material Specifications (MS) and Inspection Procedures (IP).

• Inspect product per work order instructions, established procedures, and engineering drawing using a comparator, calipers, and other basic measuring tools.

• Work closely with Manufacturing Engineering to disposition non – conforming product and enter Non – Conforming Material Reports (NCMR) when they arise.

• Maintain Porous Coating equipment (i.e. ultrasonic cleaner, grit blast cabinets).

• Perform housekeeping duties as required to maintain area clean. Duties include (by example and not exclusion) mopping/sweeping floors, wiping work surfaces, and trash disposal.

• Accurately complete Device History Record and associated paperwork.

• Review department checklist to ensure product may be released from the department to go to the next manufacturing department.

• Maintain and update production and material control systems (ERP) as needed to ensure proper job and material tracking is maintained.

• Performs other duties as assigned by Porous Coating Lead or Manufacturing Supervisor.




To perform the job successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following competencies:

•Design – Demonstrates strong attention to detail and good hand dexterity.

•Problem Solving – Identifies and resolves problems in a timely manner; uses reason even when dealing with emotional topics.

•Technical Skills – Assesses own strengths and weaknesses; strives to continuously build knowledge and skills; shares expertise with others.

•Oral Communication – Listens and gets clarification.

•Team Work – Balances team and individual responsibilities; exhibits objectivity and openness to others’ views; gives and welcomes feedback; puts success of team above own interests; supports everyone’s efforts to succeed.

•Written Communication – Writes clearly and informatively; able to read and interpret written information.

•Diversity – Shows respect and sensitivity for cultural differences; promotes a harassment – free environment.

•Attendance/Punctuality – Is consistently at work and on time.

•Dependability – Follows instructions, responds to management direction; takes responsibility for own actions.

•Planning/Organizing – Uses time efficiently.

•Quality – Demonstrates accuracy and thoroughness; looks for ways to improve and promote quality; Applies feedback to improve performance; monitors own work to ensure quality.

•Quantity – Meets productivity standards; completes work in timely manner; strives to increase productivity; works quickly.

•Safety and Security – Observes safety and security procedures; reports potentially unsafe conditions; uses equipment and materials properly.

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