GDC High School Co-Op

  • Company: Johnson & Johnson
  • Location: Raynham, Massachusetts
  • Posted: August 23, 2016
  • Reference ID: 3884160817-en-us

DePuy Synthes Companies of Johnson & Johnson is the largest, most innovative and comprehensive orthopaedic and neurological business in the world. DePuy Synthes Companies will offer an unparalleled breadth and depth of products, services and programs in the areas of joint reconstruction, trauma, spine, sports medicine, neurological, craniomaxillofacial, power tools and biomaterials. Building on the legacy and strengths of two great companies, we are creating one organization that will be agile and better equipped in today's evolving health care environment. With a focus on activating insights to develop innovative, comprehensive solutions, we are inspired to advance patient care in greater ways than either company could accomplish on its own.


We are currently seeking a Tool Maker Apprentice - High School for the Global Development Center in Raynham, MA

The Toolmaker Apprentice will:
  • Be capable of working with all aspects of manufacturing processes including saws, hand tools, drilling, lathes, milling, surface grinders, and laser marking machine, glass bead machines, heat treating processes, and EDM machines. 
  • Use of applied technical math skills needed to solve shop related problems in both English and Metric system. 
  • Able to use simple measuring equipment and knowledge of complex measuring equipment to inspect, check, and manufacture components in terms of size, surface, and quality. 
  • Able to learn/perform basic programming skills using CAM software to produce G-Code programs for use with CNC machining centers and CNC lathes. 
  • Able to provide detail and develop part geometry as required. 
  • Select cutting tool materials to meet required applications. 
  • Analyze and optimize cutting conditions. 
  • Familiar with all appropriate safety and environmental hazards, and fire emergency procedures as well as maintaining a clean and orderly work area. 
  • Able to learn how to interpret and utilize GD&T mechanical drawings as well as referencing material charts and tables used in manufacturing environments


A qualified applicant should meet the following criteria:

  • Must be currently enrolled in a technical high school and have some machining experience.  Preferred basic CNC programming skills, including G-code programming. 
  • Knowledge of a CAM software system is a plus. 
  • Experience with a CAD software system is preferred.
  • Understands capabilities and processes associated with Electrical Discharge Machining is a plus. Knowledge of conventional mechanical engineering drawings is a must.   

This role may require standing for long periods of time and lifting of up to 50 lbs.  Additionally, protective equipment must be worn in certain areas.


This is a high school co-op fixed term assignment with a flexible schedule.

Primary Location
United States-Massachusetts-Raynham
DePuySynthes Products Inc (6149)
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