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CAD Design Technician

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Treace Medical Concepts, Inc.
Ponte Vedra, Florida, United States
14 days ago



The Design Technician is a product designer that reports to the Sustaining Engineering Manager and is responsible for the timely and quality execution of assigned design and development tasks to meet the Company’s short term and long-term goals. This individual will be responsible for participating in and assisting with medical device design from concept through full production launch and maintenance in accordance with the Company’s design quality system.   


  • Design and execution stages of major new products or product enhancements
  • Performs routine tasks required to administer and execute product development activities including but not limited to design and execution stages of major new products or product enhancements, Risk Analysis, Prototyping, Design for Mfg. and Design for Inspection, Testing (Protocol creation, Physical Testing, and Test Report generation), Pilot Production, Design reviews, Verification, Validation, and Production.
  • Generating design history file deliverables for review and approval within an electronic Product Data Management system (SolidWorks PDM preferred)
  • Creation of design documents for assigned projects as required by applicable medical device standards and internal procedures.
  • Use 3D CAD software for model / print generation and Product Data Management for design documentation (SolidWorks CAD and PDM preferred) for the creation of parametric models that drive the creation of ASME Y14.5 compliant manufacturable prints.
  • Listen to customers and generate product inputs that define the design of entire systems as well as detailed components of the systems
  • Interact with remote and internal design and manufacturing resources to design for manufacturability, reliability and cost-effectiveness.
  • Willingness to work directly with cadavers and in surgical situations.
  • Research design options and perform experiments to determine potential design options considering manufacturability and inspection.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.



  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail.
  • Excellent time management skills with a proven ability to meet deadlines.
  • Must work collaboratively and productively in a cross functional team environment
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to act with integrity, professionalism, and confidentiality.
  • Must be capable of professionally interacting with health care professionals on regular basis
  • Proficient with CAD software, Microsoft Office Suite and/or related software.
  • Experience with material selection, manufacturing methods, inspection techniques and critical measuring.
  • Must be willing to travel 10% of the time for trade shows, labs, surgeon training events, etc.


  • High School Diploma or GED. Associates in Mechanical Design or Mechanical Engineering preferred.
  • Four (4) years of mechanical design experience preferably in the medical device industry.
  • Experience using 3D CAD software for model / print generation and Product Data Management for design documentation (SolidWorks CAD and PDM preferred).
  • Certified SOLIDWORKS Associate in Mechanical Design (CSWA) certification preferred.


This job operates in a professional office environment. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, filing cabinets and fax machines. The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle or feel; and reach with hands and arms.

This job description is not a contract and does not affect the at-will nature of your employment relationship with Treace Medical Concepts, Inc., Furthermore, this job description is not intended to be all-inclusive and does not and cannot address every responsibility or duty you may be expected to perform during your employment. Treace Medical Concepts, Inc., reserves the right to modify or amend this job description at its discretion, without prior notice.

Job Information

  • Job ID: 59860897
  • Location:
    Ponte Vedra, Florida, United States
  • Position Title: CAD Design Technician
  • Company Name: Treace Medical Concepts, Inc.
  • Engineering Discipline: Research-Product Development
  • Job Function: Biotech,
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Job Duration: Indefinite
  • Min Education: H.S. Diploma/Equivalent
  • Min Experience: 3-5 Years
  • Required Travel: 0-10%

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