Fabricator I- 2nd Shift- $17.00/hr +$2 Premium

Portage, MI View on Map
Apply Before : September 9, 2024
Job Description

Why manufacturing at Stryker?

We are proud to be named one the #1Best Workplace in Manufacturing and Production in the United States by Fortune Magazine since 2017!

Are you interested in getting hands-on experience with products that are making an impact on people’s lives? As a member of our manufacturing team, that is exactly what you will do! At Stryker, you will join a team of amazing people who treat each other like family, while working with products that are improving and saving people’s lives.

Need another reason to apply?
Here are 5 reasons to join our manufacturing team:

Our benefits include bonuses; commissions; healthcare; insurance benefits; retirement programs; stock based plans; paid time off plans; family and parenting leaves; tuition reimbursement; wellness programs; onsite fitness centers and cafeterias; discount purchase programs; and service and performance awards – not to mention various social and recreational activities.

Essential duties & responsibilities:
2nd Shift 2PM-10PM M-F 17.00/hr.

Responsible for running production on hand welding, robot level 2, set up CNC operator in addition to the responsibilities under Fabricator 2.

Conducts inspections in accordance with relevant gage plans with a working knowledge of how to operate calipers and angle gages.

Able to troubleshoot problems that arise with work center and parts.

Cleans parts as required.

Responsible for preventative maintenance of machine center and compliance with the 6-S schedule. Perform minor repairs on fabrication cell equipment.

Assures compliance with QSR/ISO procedures/policies, customer service goals, and quality standards, while meeting production goals.

Accountable for all record-keeping as appropriate and in accordance with Stryker specifications.

Committed to quality by striving for reliability and quality in our products, continuously searching for ways to enhance performance and meeting all training and documentation criteria.

Adhering to all Stryker Quality Systems.

Qualifications & experience:

Ability to operate basic fabrication equipment required.

Must have passed and will maintain the Level 2 Operator Qualifications.

Ability to operate equipment specified above in addition to the Fabricator 1 and 2 level equipment.

Quality training, including visual inspection of welds (if operating a robot welder), incoming part quality, gage plan completion, and proper part loading.

Ability to use height stand, calipers, micrometers, coordinate measuring system, and other inspection equipment to inspect work pieces.

Must have skills in team concepts and basic preventative maintenance.

Basic skills – Ability to read and follow blueprints, basic reading, metrology and math skills, and ability to adhere to safety-related issues to include, but not limited to, good housekeeping and ergonomics practices.

Set-up skills to include following prints and product specifications needed.

Experience in manufacturing environment, particularly with machine operation, preferred.

Know someone at Stryker?

Be sure to have them submit you as a referral prior to applying for this position. Learn more about our employee referral program at

About Stryker

Stryker is one of the world’s leading medical technology companies and, together with our customers, is driven to make healthcare better. We offer innovative products and services in Orthopaedics, Medical and Surgical, and Neurotechnology and Spine that help improve patient and hospital outcomes.

We are proud to be named one of the World’s Best Workplaces and a Best Workplace for Diversity by Fortune Magazine! Learn more about our award-winning organization by visiting

$17 an hour

Job Detail
  • Career Level Others
  • Experience No experience
  • Education No education