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Prototype Technician

Brand:  SGK
Company:  IDL Worldwide
Line of Business:  SGK CCOE

Butler, PA, US, 16029


SGK is looking for Prototype Technican to add to our team! As a Prototype Technician, you will be responsible for building prototypes for clients based on direction provided by engineering. The purpose of these prototypes is to validate to form, fit and function of the industrial design.


  • Builds prototypes per specifications.
  • Redlines drawings for changes/corrections.
  • Assesses challenges and risks of product.
  • Verifies vendor parts per specification.
  • Validates instruction sheets.
  • Presents ideas to engineering for alternate construction.
  • Assists as required to transfer information to manufacturing.
  • Installs prototypes in the field as required.
  • Additional duties as required.


  • High school diploma, trade school; or an equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the key accountabilities of the job required
  • Previous experince in carpentry and/or cabnietry preferred
  • Ability to travel as necessary
  • High degree of proficiency in MS Office Suite, Outlook & Internet applications.
  • Strong analytical, prioritizing, interpersonal, problem-solving, presentation, budgeting, project management (from conception to completion), & planning skills.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills (including analysis, interpretation, & reasoning).
  • Solid understanding and application of mathematical concepts.
  • Ability to develop and maintain collaborative relationships with peers and colleagues across the organization, as well as, internal and external clients.
  • Ability to work well autonomously and within a team in a fast-paced and deadline-oriented environment.
  • Ability to work with and influence peers and management.
  • Self-motivated with critical attention to detail, deadlines and reporting.
  • Ability to work overtime as necessary. 


  • Regularly required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; and talk, hear and see.  
  • Occasionally lift and/or move up to 40-50 pounds. 
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
  • The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.

* Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals to perform the essential functions.

SGK is a global packaging and brand experience company. From idea to implementation, we deliver packaging solutions and brand experiences that give brands the freedom to speak louder, scale faster and grow stronger. We simplify marketing and amplify brands to deliver value.  SGK is a Matthews International company. 

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Nearest Major Market: Pittsburgh