• Smith & Nephew
  • Clarksville, TN
  • Manufacturing
  • Full-Time
  • 575 Waldorf Dr

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Job Description


Smith & Nephew supports healthcare professionals in more than 100 countries in their daily efforts to improve the lives of their patients. We do this by taking a pioneering approach to the design of our advanced medical products and services, by securing wider access to our diverse technologies for more customers globally, and by enabling better outcomes for patients and healthcare systems.

We have leadership positions in:

* Orthopaedics Reconstruction - joint replacement systems for knees, hips and shoulders
* Advanced Wound Management - wound care treatment and prevention products used to treat hard-to-heal wounds
* Sports Medicine - minimally invasive surgery of the joint
* Trauma & Extremities - products that help repair broken bones

We have around 15,000 employees around the world. Annual sales in 2016 were more than $4.6 billion. We are a constituent of the UK's FTSE100 and our shares are traded on the London Stock Exchange and through American Depository Receipts on the New York Stock Exchange (LSE: SN, NYSE: SNN)


Successful candidate will be responsible for performing job assignments on manual and/or CNC machines. Manual machine operations include set-up and tool selection of conventional lathes, mills, grinders, drill presses and other standard shop equipment. CNC machine operations include production on lathes or mills after set-up with few machine/program adjustments. Perform on all Machinist (level I) functions plus more complex machine set-ups.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

* Performs all Machine Operator functions.
* Performs frequent and complex CNC/ mill and lathe setup/operations to produce quality parts based on provided specifications.
* Performs setup/operations on specialty machines.
* Recommends program changes and submits program change requests to programmers/engineers.
* Performs preventive maintenance such as inspecting/replacing fluid levels; inspecting/replacing filters and belts; performing visual inspection; and operating a refractometer.
* Solves tooling issues by identifying productivity of tooling, evaluating tooling performance, and evaluating new tooling requirements.
* Performs routine dimensional and visual inspection of product per procedure, specification or print using basic measuring equipment (calipers, micrometer, scale, indicators, and SPC equipment).
* Maintains safety practices related to machining; (wear protective clothing, eye glasses, as required).
* Participates in set up reduction/process improvement teams to increase process efficiencies.
* Trains others on Level I and II Machining skills through on the job training.

Perform in other areas as requested by Team Leader including but not limited to one or more of the following: packaging, finishing, material deployment, quality and other machining areas.

Associated topics: automated machinery, cad, cnc, cnc fabricating, cnc machine, computer aided design, computer aided design, computer aided manufacturing, computerized numerical control, precision machining

* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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