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Digital Design Technician Job in Elyria, Ohio US

Digital Design Technician

Invacare Corporation - Elyria, OH

Posted: 10/31/2022 - Expires: 1/29/2023

Job ID: 249039027


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Essential Functions:

Visualizes and works with molds in three dimensions, using reverse images
Digitizes client contours from plaster casts, splints and foam-in-place sent by the customer
Examines field digitized client images and determines their suitability
Uses BioSculptor software to design ContourU seating system, as specified on customer order
Reviews customer orders and uses selected options to make decisions on final design
Generates and sends CNC carver control files to the plant for processing
Provides customer support in the use of the Skirbbl'r digitizing hardware and software
Consults with customers on order options, when questions arise
Uses phone, fax and Email to communicate with customers and others in the organization
Digitizes Silhouette data forms using digital drawing pad
Designs Silhouette seating systems using SeatMaker II software
Assist with customer training, occasionally involving travel
Enters wood mount data into CNC Router software and optimizes layout
Evaluates Remake and Returned product and generates modified designs
Keeps records of design parameters and reasons for their selection
Logs incoming orders and assigns serial numbers to cushions
Performs visual inspection of carved molds
Retrieves information from AMAPS and Oracle
Uses Information Center to retrieve product/process information
Performs job in accordance with regulatory requirements
Maintains an organized and clean working environment
Adheres to all safety policies
Complete all required training applicable to assigned position
Exhibit positivity, flexibility, creativity, and a willingness to take on new responsibilities as requested or required.


High school graduate or equivalent
Two years experience in a manufacturing support function
Must be able to visualize and work in three dimensions and in reversed images
Ability to read and calculate fractions, decimals and geometrical calculations
Well versed in computer operating systems, file transfer and Email use
Effective written and verbal communication skills
Professional presentation on the phone, when dealing with customers
Understanding and experienced in mold calibration, preparation and pouring process (experience preferred)
Understanding of wheelchair seat mounting methods (experience preferred)
Ability to work under minimal supervision
Must have physical ability and manual dexterity necessary to perform the duties pertaining to job

Job Location

Elyria, Ohio, United States

Position Type


An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer –M/F/Disabled/Vet

Job Summary

Employment Type:
Full Time Employee
Job type:
Federal Contractor
Skill Based Partner:
Education Level:
High school graduate
Work Days:
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri
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