Wire EDM Machinist - 2nd Shift

Job Locations US-MN-Brooklyn Park
Posted Date 2 months ago(1/26/2023 2:45 PM)
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Cretex Medical is a leading contract manufacturer of precision components and assemblies for the medical device industry. Our customers view us as a trusted partner in the areas of injection molding, laser processing, stamping, metal forming and device assembly.  Learn more at 


What is it Like to Work at Cretex Medical?

We recognize the contribution of every individual and promote growth, safety and security for all our employees. Cretex Medical values performance and pays competitive wages along with a rich benefit package. We offer a positive work environment with a focus on continuous improvement.  


Here are some of things that employees have said about working for Cretex Medical:  


“The culture at Cretex is collaborative. Everyone here is willing to help you whether it is a director, a machinist, or your boss. Everyone is always willing to help you figure out a project and get it done right.” 

“I would tell potential interns that Cretex is a great company to work for. It has set a high bar for corporate culture as well as the quality of work you can do. I would definitely recommend it.” 

“I learned that I really like the medical device industry. The importance and the gravity of what we do here is felt by the employees. You can have that passion in your work because you know what you are striving for is to save lives.” 


We are currently looking for a Wire EDM Machinist to support our stamping business formally known as Meier Tool & Engineering, Inc.


Wire EDM Machinist Position Summary

The Toolroom Machinist will be responsible to work in a precision tooling environment programming, setting up, and operating multiple types of Toolroom Equipment to manufacture multiple forms of tooling components from CAD models.


This positions shift schedule is Monday - Thursday 3:30pm - 2:00am


Wire EDM Machinist II Responsibilities:

  • Program WEDM
  • Setup WEDM
  • Operate WEDM
  • Surface Grind to Required Tolerances
  • WEDM maintenance
  • Accurately fill out and complete paperwork related to the components being produced


Wire EDM Machinist Position Requirements:

  • Technical Degree or equivalent experience
  • 5 years of machining precision components
  • Create programs for WEDM using Esprit CAM software
  • Setup WEDM machines to execute CAM generated programs to create components to print specifications
  • Setup and operate toolroom measurement equipment
  • Surface grind to required tolerances
  • Familiar with 3D CAD software, particularly SolidWorks

Wire EDM Machinist Preferred Requirements:


  • Proficient in Esprit, SolidWorks
  • Medical Device manufacturing
  • Proficient in learning/understanding multiple NC machine interfaces (Fanuc, Agie, Sodick)
  • Basic skills and knowledge of Lean principles and toolroom process flow

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Cretex Medical Benefits:

Cretex Medical offers a full benefit package to its employees. Benefits include medical, dental, vision and life insurance options. Cretex Medical also offers a 401(k)-retirement plan with employer match, profit sharing, short- and long-term disability insurance, paid time off and holiday pay.  Cretex Medical also offers company specific benefits such as:


  • Employee Appreciation events 
  • Volunteer Opportunities 
  • Training and Development opportunities 
  • Tuition Reimbursement 
  • Annual Flu Vaccination Clinics 
  • Free Parking 
  • New state-of-the-art facility in Brooklyn Park!    


Applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of their race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, disability, age, veteran status, marital status, family status, status with regard to public assistance, or any other protected status as required by law. Our company uses E-Verify to confirm the employment and eligibility of all newly hired employees. To learn more about E-Verify, including your rights and responsibilities, please visit


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