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Operations Technician, Shipping

Orchid Orthopedics Bridgeport, MI
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: Vision, Medical, Life Insurance, 401k, Dental


The Operations Technician, Shipping, is responsible for packaging parts according to customer specifications.

The Operations Technician, Shipping, reports to Production Supervisor, Manufacturing Operations Leadership in Orchid Bridgeport.


· Package and ship product to customers according to Customer Requirement Sheet.

· Operate small or large bagger.

· Perform hand seal function.

· Wrap and package all parts for shipment and ensure proper paperwork is attached/enclosed.

· Perform functions in the "Made 2 Manage" MRP system such as receipt of product/materials and placing product in finished goods.

· Perform weekly housekeeping per 6S schedule.

· May move parts to and from finished goods.

· Lead quality and compliance by utilizing One Orchid global processes and complying with all Quality Management Systems (QMS) documentation requirements and establishing/supporting plan(s) to meet/exceed Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) for Quality that support Safety, Compliance, Six Sigma Quality, On-Time Delivery (OTD) and financial objectives.

· Perform other duties as required or directed by the Department Supervisor or Lead.


· Previous shipping or manufacturing experience preferred

· Knowledge of GMP/QSR and ISO standards beneficial


· Must be detailed orientated & organized.

· May need to possess basic computer operation skills, Microsoft Office programs and Made2Manage.

· Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide

· Ability to apply logic and reasoning to solve problems, including identifying strengths/weaknesses, locating alternative solutions and conclusions, and approaches to problems; and making high-quality, timely decisions


· Corrected vision of 20/20, preferred.

· Lifting up to 40 lbs unassisted

· Use of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) as determined for the position.


· High School diploma or equivalent


As a member of our team, leading from our values is foundational.


Integrity First: We Do the Right Thing Teamwork: We Are All Connected Relentless Pursuit: We Are Driven & Curious


· Ability to lift and carry equipment/parts up to 20 pounds unassisted

· Must be able to stand for long periods of time

· Requires frequent use of hands to finger, handle or feel objects, tools or controls

· Requires frequent use of arms and hands to reach and grab

· Requires talking and hearing

· Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and the ability to adjust focus

· Requires regular and recurrent attendance


· Candidates offered employment must submit to a pre-employment background check and pre- employment drug test

· Candidates must be able to provide proof of eligibility to work in the United States through eVerify

Disclaimer: This Job Description is only a summary of the typical functions of the job, not an exhaustive or comprehensive list of all possible responsibilities, tasks, and duties, and does not limit the assignment of additional duties for this position.

EOE, including disability/vets

Orchid Orthopedics

Why Work Here?

Full time, direct hire positions with great benefits. Room to grow.

Orchid is a worldwide leader of orthopedic medical device outsourcing, providing contract design and manufacturing services. We are a strategic sourcing partner that can handle an entire project or provide services at a Single Point in the process. We have the broadest portfolio in the industry, ranging from design and development through finished goods manufacturing and packaging, and we improve our customers’ supply chains through our supply chain solutions. Orchid specializes in implants, instruments and innovative technologies for the following markets: Joint reconstruction Spine Trauma Sports Medicine Extremities Dental We are driven to success through our customer-focused team, living out our core purpose and values and striving for continuous improvement.


6688 Dixie Hwy, Bridgeport, MI 48722
Bridgeport, MI


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