rocky mountain orthodontics ®

Career Opportunities

RMO, Inc. (Rocky Mountain Orthodontics) is an internationally known manufacturer of orthodontic appliances headquartered in Denver, CO.  We have been in business for over 80 years.

We currently have openings for a  Manufacturing Engineer,Engineering Document Administrator, Manufacturing Operators, Seattle Sales Representative, Network Administrator, and Janitor.


Manufacturing Engineer

We currently have an opening for a Manufacturing Engineer in our Denver office.

Summary of Position:

Provides technical support to all Operations, Manufacturing, and Engineering departments of the company through design, modification, and/or procurement of new equipment/processes, tooling, manufacturing methods and systems for a more efficient, cost effective manufacturing operation.

Designs, upgrades, and/or implements production equipment and/or processes to increase productivity, enhance quality, and achieve cost reduction.

Other Responsibilities & Duties:

              • Designs new tooling and fixtures to support process developments, improvements, and cost reductions
              • Designs, conducts, and analyzes process experiments using statistical techniques
              • Creates technical documentation that specifies the engineering requirements, manufacturing procedures, inspection methods, and required data records in compliance with regulatory requirements through Engineering Change Order (ECO)
              • Supports assigned manufacturing operation in the areas of processes, new product implementation, process and equipment validation, and troubleshooting methodologies
              • Solves day-to-day production issues by troubleshooting processes and working directly with manufacturing supervisors
              • Provides necessary manufacturing planning specifications, equipment, and tooling to meet quality, cost, and schedules for the production of RMO products
              • Selects the most appropriate manufacturing processes regarding rate/cost, repeatability, and reliability. Must have ability to develop methods by which to manufacture intricate, precision parts in low, medium, and high quantities
              • Assists Quality Assurance and other technical service personnel on the resolution of customer complaints. Provides technical solutions to reported field problems
              • Responsible for the timely and successful completion of projects within budget constraints

Job Qualifications:

              • Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical, Industrial or Manufacturing Engineering or equivalent experience.
              • Process Validation (IQ/OQ/PQ) experience desired.
              • PTC Pro-Engineer / Creo or other CAD experience a plus.
              • Three to five years of direct hands on experience in manufacturing systems and processes (medical device or regulated environment preferred) including:Metal machining, forming, and stamping Quality Engineering
                Injection molding Inspection and Testing Methods/Equipment
                Laser Welding Process Development/Programming
                Brazing Design for Manufacturing (DFM)



Engineering Document Administator

We currently have an opening for a Engineering Document Administrator in our Denver office.

Summary of Position:

The Engineering Document Administrator collects, maintains and distributes controlled documents related to product specifications and manufacturing processes; develops and maintains a comprehensive filing system and computer database for all documents to be retained in the document control center; manages the operation of the document control center to ensure that all users have the latest revision of appropriate documentation in a timely manner; coordinates Engineering Change Order (ECO) documentation and activities to ensure timely approval and implementation.

Other Responsibilities & Duties:

              • Collect, maintain, and distribute controlled documents to latest revision levels necessary to define product specifications and manufacturing processes.
              • Timely distribution of latest revision level documentation to all appropriate users and ensure that obsolete documentation is removed from distribution.
              • Maintain a computer database of all filed documentation that ensures fast location and retrieval of documents.
              • Perform clerical typing duties to generate documents as necessary.
              • Determine and actively manage ECO effectivity dates for proper introduction and phase out of parts.
              • Track the status of all ECO’s and provide weekly metric reports to management.
              • Conduct weekly meetings to discuss pending ECO’s and coordinate activities required for ECO implementation

Job Qualifications:

              • High school diploma or equivalent. Associates degree preferred or equivalent experience in a manufacturing environment.
              • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
              • Ability to read and interpret engineering drawings, specifications, and bill of materials.
              • Proficient in Microsoft Office and other software programs including word processors, spreadsheet, and database systems.
              • PTC Pro-Engineer / Creo or other CAD drafting experience a plus.
              • Must be highly detailed and organized.
              • Minimum 1-2 years in engineering document management and/or control.
              • Prior experience coordinating/executing Engineering Change Orders/Notices is preferred



Manufacturing Operators

Positions open are Regular Full-Time status (40 hours per week) with occasional overtime.
Day shift and possibly swing shift (which will include a shift premium) hours are available:
Day shift (6:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. Monday through Friday)
Swing shift (2:20 p.m. to 10:50 p.m. Monday through Friday)

Job Responsibilities:

                • Performs all operations necessary for preparing, brazing, and inspecting bracket/base assemblies and tubes.
                • Spot and weld brackets, tubes, and lingual attachments to bands.
                • Performs all operations necessary for molding, trimming, and staging of brackets.
                • Responsible to select, count and package parts to fill orders for inventory as well as customer orders on a daily basis.
                • All work is to be performed in conformance with quality specifications and scheduling requirements.

Education/Experience/Skills Required:

                • High school diploma or GED required
                • Ability to sit the majority of the day and work with very small parts using tweezers
                • Good eyesight and hand/eye coordination
                • Able to follow written and verbal instructions
                • Basic math skills
                • Good attendance is a must
                • Previous Manufacturing experience is preferred


Sales Representative

Summary of Position:

Plans, coordinates and executes all sales and marketing functions for the geographical area assigned, in accordance with overall corporate objectives. Serves as a direct liaison between RMO and the customer to provide the best possible representation of the company’s products, services and systems.

Develops sales plans for the geographical area assigned based on sales forecasts, economic trends, customer needs and corporate objectives. Analyzes results of marketing plans and provides feedback to Denver. Plans for proper area and customer coverage.

Recommends appropriate pricing, promotions, marketing strategies and new products and/or services which have originated through customer requests and/or marketing analysis to be used for field operation.

Searches for key accounts to become influence centers. Effectively manage seminars, conventions and regional meetings as responsibilities require.

Maintain a positive relationship with the university resident programs in assigned area.

Other Responsibilities & Duties:

              • Any other duties assigned.

Education/Experience/Skills Required:

                • A Bachelor’s degree is required.
                • A high degree of self-discipline, self-motivation, organization, planning, communication and sales skills are required in this position to perform effectively.
                • To stay abreast of current professional selling techniques which optimize efficiency.
                • A minimum of two years of general sales experience is required.


Network Administrator

Summary of Position:

Performs all aspects of Local Area Network (LAN) administration; Telephone System Administration and maintenance. Responsible for communications with remote installations, problem solving, usage monitoring, modem communications, network security and disaster recovery. Responsible for maintaining the Firewalls, Web and Exchange servers as well as Active Directory, Group Policy, VPN systems, SharePoint administration, VMware ESXi environment, NSI Scanning solutions, SAN and NAS storage arrays, UPSs, and AX environment. Overall responsibility for providing terminal and personal computer installation/relocation as required; control and maintenance of personal computers and printers within the company to insure compatibility and integration with corporate strategies. Additionally, ensures the integrity of files/databases and ensures system backups meet guidelines spelled out in IS work instructions.

Other Responsibilities/Duties:

        • Establish and maintain a positive working relationship with all company departments to optimize working relationships and communications
        • Maintain hardware registration and inventory to provide upgrades and ensure appropriate security levels are maintained. Maintain Inventory of Software Licenses versus Installs to prevent over installation and allow for future planning.
        • May be required to train others. Any other duties assigned.

Job Qualifications:

              • This position requires an Information Systems related Bachelor degree or 5 years of equivalent experience
              • This position requires a thorough understanding of network procedures and operations. The incumbent must have demonstrated skills in human relations and communications with non-technical end-users.
              • Two or four years of experience in Network Analyst/Operation
              • Three to five years of PC experience in configuration of PC’s and software packages. Three to five year of experience with wide and local networks including experience with common-carrier data networks. Office 365, Exchange and SharePoint Online, Windows 2003, Windows 2008, and Windows server 2012 experience is required.



We currently have an opening for a Janitor in our Denver office.

Summary of Position:

This position is responsible for janitorial duties in an assigned area of RMO. This position is also responsible for cleaning around the outside of all buildings, lawn and tree care, and snow removal. This position also requires performing certain janitorial duties in other areas or buildings when necessary.

Other Responsibilities/Duties:

        • Availability to work weekends, holidays, and non-production times to perform major repairs reducing the effect on production.
        • Follow proper procedures for safe handling and disposal of hazardous materials and waste.
        • Comply with all Safety Rules and Policies when working on equipment or machinery.
        • Perform other tasks as directed by Lead Maintenance Mechanic, RMO’s President, CEO or Vice Presidents.
        • May be required to train others. Any other duties assigned.

Education/Experience Required:

            • High school diploma or GED required.

Knowledge, Skills and Ability:

              • Ability to understand and follow verbal and written instructions in order to understand hazards of certain chemicals exposed to on the job. Requires some degree of agility and physical strength. Occasionally required to climb ladders and work in high locations.
              • One year janitorial experience required.


RMO, Inc. is centrally located and offers a competitive salary and benefits package including medical, dental, vision, 401k with company match, PTO upon hire and free parking. Please email your resume including salary requirements to or fax to the HR Dept. at 303-592-8223.

Resumes submitted without salary requirements may not be considered.