File, bend, braze, stamp, grind, and polish to create handheld surgical instruments. Some work requires the use of a microscope.
Learn and apply new techniques and skills to the manufacturing of the surgical instruments within standard times.
Complete each hurdle in the 5 year apprenticeship program.
Required Education - High School Diploma or equivalent.
Previous experience preferred from other shops that provide surgical instruments. Previous experience as a watch maker, gunsmith, or jeweler preferable. Any previous experience using hand tools such as pliers, hammers, or files.
Excellent manual dexterity.