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Medtronic Design Technician IV - Tooling and Fixture in Billerica, Massachusetts

Careers that Change Lives

A career at Medtronic is like no other. We’re purposeful. We’re committed. And we’re driven by our Mission to alleviate pain, restore health and extend life for millions of people worldwide.

In this exciting role as a Design Technician IV – Tooling and Fixture , you will be the lead technical designer and expert for any custom tooling or equipment for the Billerica, MA site. The Design Technician IV will provide high level technical support in the areas of production, operations, maintenance, safety, testing, process improvement, and product development.

The Design Technician IV ensures that design and design documentation adhere to Medtronic quality standards while defining effective and efficient application of design materials, schematics, prints, and instructions. You will work alongside the production line to troubleshoot electronic and mechanical components, equipment, and systems to enable efficient solutions while liaising between production and engineering.

The ideal candidate will have a strong mechanical aptitude and is knowledgeable in a variety of manufacturing and fabrication techniques.

A Day in the Life

As the Design Technician IV, you will:

  • Design components or portions of systems and modifies existing designs to develop or improve products and facilitate manufacturing operations.

  • Utilize computer-aided design equipment and/or graphic tools, such as Creo or SolidWorks.

  • Gather information, makes studies, computes calculations, and prepares original rough layouts, sketches to present design proposal.

  • Define design solutions and criteria in conjunction with engineering and manufacturing.

  • Help troubleshoot issues on the line and propose potential solutions.

Must Have: Minimum Requirements

  • Minimum of 8 years of experience of relevant experience and may require vocational or technical education and advanced certification in addition to prior work experience.

  • High School Degree or equivalent

Nice to Have

  • Tooling and Fixture experience

  • Medical device experience

About Medtronic

Together, we can change healthcare worldwide. At Medtronic, we push the limits of what technology, therapies and services can do to help alleviate pain, restore health and extend life. We challenge ourselves and each other to make tomorrow better than yesterday. It is what makes this an exciting and rewarding place to be.

We want to accelerate and advance our ability to create meaningful innovations - but we will only succeed with the right people on our team. Let’s work together to address universal healthcare needs and improve patients’ lives. Help us shape the future.

Physical Job Requirements

The physical demands described within the Responsibilities section of this job description are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. For Office Roles: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to be independently mobile. The employee is also required to interact with a computer, and communicate with peers and co-workers. Contact your manager or local HR to understand the Work Conditions and Physical requirements that may be specific to each role. (ADA-United States of America)

A commitment to our employee’s lives is at the core of our values. We recognize their contributions. They share in the success they help to create. We offer a wide range of benefits, resources, and competitive compensation plans designed to support you at every career and life stage. Learn more about our benefits here ( .

This position is eligible for a short-term incentive plan. Learn more about Medtronic Incentive Plan (MIP) here .

The base salary range is applicable across the United States, excluding Puerto Rico and specific locations in California. The offered rate complies with federal and local regulations and may vary based on factors such as experience, certification/education, market conditions, and location. Compensation and benefits information pertains solely to candidates hired within the United States (local market compensation and benefits will apply to others).

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It is the policy of Medtronic to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, Medtronic will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.