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11-28-2007, 12:42 AM
Orthopaedic Spinal Engineering Design Position
Foothill Ranch, CA

Applications are invited for a Spinal Engineering Design Position in the
Orthopaedics division at Ossur Americas Foothill Ranch, CA location. Ossur
is a leading manufacturer of non-invasive orthopaedic technology including
custom and off-the-shelf orthopaedic devices, prosthetics, and bionic
technology. More information may be found at http://www.ossur.com/.

Responsibilities include:
- performing tasks under the direction of Vice President of Research &
- serving as functional member of the R&D team
- control and implementation of product development
- converting principals of design from concept to product
- directing and/or performing product and component testing and analyses
and maintaining development history records
- leading design review meetings
- creating product development plans, specifications, and budgets
- evaluating product designs and implement performance improvements

Principal accountabilities:
- product design, development, and drafting
- schedule work to meet completion dates and technical requirements
- work with other departments on R&D projects
- review progress and evaluate results
- implement changes in methods, design, or products as necessary.

Specific requirements and qualifications include:
- Bachelors or Masters degree in Mechanical or Biomedical Engineering
with interest in orthopaedic spinal products
- 5-8 years experience in a mechanical engineer capacity
- proficiency with Solidworks solid modeling
- ability to interpret free-hand engineering drawings
- knowledge of manufacturing processes, preferably composites, injection
molding and molded cast parts
- excellent written and verbal communication skills as demonstrated by
job interview and success in prior position(s).

The position is located in Foothill Ranch, CA, approximately 50 miles
south of Los Angeles.

Please email your resume and cover letter to careers@ossur.com.

We thank everyone for their interest in this position, however only
short-listed applicants will be contacted.

Susanne Ciufo
Corporate Recruiter
email: careers@ossur.com