COLUMBIA CITY, Ind. (WANE) Sites Medical, which manufactures products for the orthopedic industry will add as many as 45 jobs when it expands its operations in Whitley County.
The company will invest $1.9 million to lease and equip a facility in Columbia City, expanding its total footprint in the community by approximately 8,000 square feet. Sites Medical plans to grow its in-house services to include specialty testing, prototyping, specialty manufacturing and quality and regulatory services this spring. The company anticipates beginning to hire engineers, technicians and inspectors later this year.
Founded in 2008, Sites Medical develops, evaluates and markets technologies and services within the medical marketplace. The company, which is ISO 13485 certified, distributes its products and technologies through orthopedic companies of all sizes around the world, currently specializing in serving companies in sports medicine, joint reconstruction, spine and orthopedic oncology.