Engineering Technician

Position Location US-CA-Rancho Santa Margarita




Engineering Technician


Applied Medical is a rapidly growing, global organization that develops, manufactures and distributes medical devices to more than 75 countries. Our driving purpose is to satisfy the three fundamental healthcare needs: enhanced clinical outcomes, outstanding value and unrestricted choice. For 30 years, Applied Medical has been at the forefront of innovation and technology. As a result of our highly vertically integrated business model, we control all of our processes in-house, from R&D concept to clinical implementation. Applied Medical engineers take a hands-on approach, utilizing in-house cutting-edge technologies, such as automation and robotics, advanced metal processing, injection molding, and rapid prototyping. We invest heavily in R&D, advanced technologies and most importantly – the growth of our team members.                                                                                

Applied Medical is proud to have a culture firmly grounded in teamwork, collaboration and regulatory compliance, while providing opportunities for growth and choice in individual career paths.

Position Description

As a Technician you will be responsible for working within the framework of a team and performing the following activities:

  • Perform product testing based on engineering protocols and other technical documents
  • Communicate with various departments regarding actions required for project completion
  • Assist project engineers to meet deadlines for tests, complete milestones and day-to-day engineering tasks
  • Identify problems and initiate improvements to current testing techniques

Position Requirements

This position requires the following skills and attributes:

  • Experience utilizing standard laboratory tools and test equipment
  • Ability to understand technical documents, including but not limited to, engineering protocols, drawings and controlled procedures
  • Strong organizational skills, attention to detail and effective written aptitude
  • Uphold teamwork, excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work independently, resolve issues and manage multiple tasks
  • Maintain a cooperative attitude and show initiative to assist the team with new projects



 The following skills and attributes are preferred:

  • Associate Degree in a technical discipline
  • Experience in medical and/or mechanical device testing including documentation of results
  • Ability to use MS Word and Excel


  • Training and mentorship with ongoing learning and development courses
  • On-campus wellness activities
  • Comprehensive medical and dental coverage
  • Education reimbursement program
  • 401(k) program with employer match
  • Generous holiday and vacation accrual

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