Operator Assembler - 2nd Shift

Job Locations US-MN-Brooklyn Park
Posted Date 2 weeks ago(3/7/2023 9:14 AM)
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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, metal stamping, and device assembly.  Learn more at 


Position Summary:  

The Operator Assembler will support the Laser Processing business unit, formerly Spectralytics, and be responsible for operating and tending manufacturing machines, per prescribed work instructions, to create parts or products. This position is also responsible for quality checks, assembly, packaging, labeling, and moving of product. 


Hours for this shift are Monday - Thursday, 3:0pm - 1:00am.


  • Ensure quality products are being produced by following work instructions and inspecting parts
  • Support and comply with the company Quality System, ISO, and medical device requirements
  • Complete assigned tasks through operating laser systems, automation cell, cleaning lines, inspections or similar such work centers
  • Inspect, trim, clean, and package products to customer specifications
  • Ability to use measuring equipment (gauge pins, calipers, tape measure)
  • Mix chemicals and materials as required
  • Responsible for periodic checks on output
  • Communicate issues with equipment, material, or processes


  • Microscope knowledge
  • Dexterity and hand and eye coordination
  • Clean room environment procedures and regulations
  • Machinery and equipment familiarity
  • Knowledge of basicv math concepts and skills
  • Ability to read and understand work instructions, job travelers, prints, and other procedure
  • Clear and effective verbal and written communication skills
  • Attention to detail

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 encourage you to explore the many opportunities Cretex Medical can offer you as a valued team member. 


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 
  • 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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