Supervisor - Quality Assurance at Arthrex Manufacturing, Inc. in Ave Maria, Florida

Posted in Engineering 12 days ago.

Type: Full-Time





Job Description:


















Requisition ID: 49258 
Title: Supervisor - Quality Assurance 
Division: Arthrex Manufacturing Inc (US02) 
Location: Ave Maria, FL

Arthrex is a global medical device company and a leader in new product development and medical education in orthopedics. Arthrex is actively seeking a Quality Assurance Supervisor that works directly with the Manufacturing teams within Arthrex. The QA Supervisor is Responsible for leading Quality Assurance team for manufacturing development of Class I and II medical devices in the achievement of company goals. Excellent communications and analytical skills, strong technical project management skills and a Bachelors’ degree will be essential for this position. Join our talented team at a global medical device company focused on Helping Surgeons Treat Their Patients Better™.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:


  1. Supervises Quality Engineers and Quality Assurance Technicians assigned to manufacturing departments work activities to provide timely and efficient flow of services and projects.

  2. Supports QA projects in the Design for Manufacturing and Transfer process.

  3. Maintains a leading edge understanding of the quality processes required in manufacturing orthopedic devices and components in order to find new and novel opportunities to improve quality and reduce cost.

  4. Assists in hiring and developing the manufacturing quality engineering team. Actively provides coaching and career development assistance to team members. Develops future leaders by effective selection and development activities.

  5. Assists in assessing new manufacturing technologies and requirements for quality input.

  6. Evaluates and develops improved quality techniques for the control of product activities.

  7. Develops and oversees the development quality timelines for new product introduction activities in manufacturing.

  8. Maintains applicable portions of design history file for assigned projects, adhering to Arthrex design control procedures.

  9. Supports Manufacturing suppliers to provide quality and processing improvements.

  10. Determines necessity of testing and inspection and initiates testing and inspection of assigned products

  11. Reports progress and status of projects on a timely basis with emphasis on reporting results to the Quality Engineering Manager..

Incidental Duties:

The above statements describe the general nature and level of work being performed in this job.  They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, and indeed additional responsibilities may be assigned, as required, by management.

Education and Experience:

Bachelor of Science Degree in Engineering or other Science dicipline.

Minimum 7 years direct experience in Medical Device 

Knowledge and Skill Requirements/Specialized Courses and/or Training:


  • Working knowledge of ISO and FDA quality requirements.

  • Manufacturing process knowledge.

  • Technical knowledge in development methodologies, design quality analysis, and project implementation.

  • Proficiency in assessing manufacturing quality requirements of new product ideas

Machine, Tools, and/or Equipment Skills:

PC, Microsoft Office, and ERP Software

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.