HG Medical USA

Job Description

HG Medical USA is looking to add new members to our growing team! We are currently looking for a Lathe Operator to assist in the production process at our manufacturing facility in Huntington, WV. Our Turning department is responsible for the production of our surgically implanted screws.

Here at HG Medical we manufacture screws and plates that are surgical implants for foot and ankle surgery. We produce these parts with CNC Lathe and Mill machines.

Many of our current openings are entry level yet offer extensive on the job training. Therefore, we are looking for ambitious detail-oriented individuals willing to learn and build a career with us as we continue to grow.

Job title

Lathe Operator – Stage 1

Job purpose

  • The purpose is to manufacture orthopedic fixation appliances.

Duties and responsibilities

Operating Turning Machine

Must be able to:

  • Produce good parts
  • Understand the axes of the machine
  • Work on the Lathe
  • Load Programs
  • Fill out First Article on part sample
  • Set-up bar loader
  • Set tooling
  • Adjust Fubu
  • Operate Vision Control System

Quality Control:

  • Know what dimensions are critical on a drawing
  • Pay particular attention to what surfaces are acceptable and which are not
  • Be able to fill out proper paperwork


  • Perform what tasks that are needed to keep the shop clean
  • Perform any other task that is needed by Shift Leader

Job Type: Full-time


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) Matching
  • Dental Insurance
  • Disability Insurance
  • Health Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Paid Time Off
  • Vision Insurance


  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • Night Shift
  • Weekends


  • CNC Lathe: 1 year (Preferred)


  • High school or equivalent (Required)

Company Name
HG Medical USA
Huntington, WV



  • High School education or equivalent
  • Ability to read and interpret blueprints
  • Ability to use gauges such as calipers and depth gauges
  • Must be detail oriented
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule
  • Able to perform a basic screw setup
  • Experience polishing and deburring in a machine shop
  • General knowledge of ISO 13485 and regulatory requirements
$13.00 to $14.00 /hour
How to Apply

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