Pro Staff

Mechanical Designer Iii

Employer
Location
WINDOM, MN
Posted
Feb 02, 2018
Closes
Feb 02, 2019
Ref
314957_1
Contact
Pro Staff
Category
Other
Job Type
Employee
Employment Status
Full Time
Pro Staff has an exciting opportunity for a experienced Mechanical Designer to join our team for a large manufacturing facility.  Our ideal candidate would have 3+ years experience working in manufacturing,  primarily experienced in working with agricultural / heavy equipment. Candidates should also be experienced in using SolidWorks and AutoCAD design software. 

As a Mechanical Designer you will be responsible for preparing clear, complete and accurate detail drawings of parts, weldments, and assemblies. The level of complexity of the parts, weldments, and assemblies is higher than those for the Mechanical Designer II. Designing of parts, weldments and assemblies from rough or detailed sketches is performed routinely. Performing calculations such as torque, hydraulic pressure and bolt clamp load are also performed routinely.

Job Duties:
• Use Computer Aided Design (CAD) software, 2D and 3D as well as Microsoft Office (Word, Excel and PowerPoint).
• Creates drawings according to current internal, national, international and industry drafting standards.
• Verify accuracy of drawings; checking dimensions, materials, relationship between parts, and tolerances.
• Utilizes knowledge of fabrication machines, engineering principles, mathematics, materials, and other physical sciences to create designs and drawings.
• Design parts or assemblies based on sketches, discussions, or prior designs.
• Communicate with other departments to validate design and/or drawings.
• Solve practical problems and deal with a variety of variables in situations where only limited standardization exists.
• Communicate effectively, make presentations, write routine reports, outline instructions, and correspondence.
• Create charts and spreadsheets to report statistical data.
• Troubleshoot and validate manufactured product on the production floor.
• Support and Apply ISO requirements as appropriate.
• Communicate with vendors and customers as needed.
• Lead other designers in current projects
• Assist with training of new designers.
• Working closely with the Engineer, setup and successfully run FEA simulations as well as perform an initial analysis of the simulation validity.

 Requirements
QUALIFICATIONS:  To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  CAD software experience of 7+ years is necessary. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE:  Associate’s degree (A.A.) or equivalent from two-year college or technical school; and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

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