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Co-op/Intern - Digital Design

  • Job Number: 4833
  • Date Posted: April 23, 2019
  • Application Deadline: August 30, 2019
  • Company Name: Invacare Corporation
  • Address: One Invacare Way
  • City: Elyria
  • State: Oh
  • Zip: 44035
  • Telephone: 440-329-6414
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  • Web Address:
  • Contact: Michael Stallard
  • Full-time or Part-time: Full Time
  • Days & Hours: 40hrs/week
  • Type of Work Environment:
  • Manufacturing/Welding/CAD
  • Responsibilities / Skills Needed: 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
    • 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
    • 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

    • High school graduate or equivalent
    • Exposure to modeling software packages including AutoCAD, SolidWorks, Inventor, and Revit Architecture preferred
    • Two years experience in a manufacturing support function preferred
    • 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

  • Pay Range: $14/hr
  • Position Requires: Background Check, Drug Test
  • Apply for this position: Apply Online, Call Direct, Work through JVS Career Services Office

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