This lead position is responsible for the accurate and timely completion of the design of component and assembly modeling and detail drawing creation of products using 3D CAD tools (Solidworks). This position may require little or no direction from Project Managers and management; makes determinations on materials, weights, stresses, and overall design integrity; works in a team environment and facilitates CAD data management and communication. This is a professional position that requires the ability to meet or exceed expectations within given time frames. The incumbent will be responsible for leading teams and championing directives.
This position requires a minimum of 5-7 years of mechanical product design experience primarily with plastic part design and sheet metal design. Familiarity with other mechanical design related processes a plus. A B.S. degree in Mechanical Engineering or related degree preferred.
Must be proficient in operation and use of 3D CAD tools, Solidworks preferred. Candidate must have good organization skills, work accuracy, mechanical/electromechanical aptitude, and knowledge of industry standards. This position will require a sound knowledge of tolerances, materials, manufacturing processes, creation of detail drawings and specifications. Able to exercise good judgment in demanding situations, flexible to change, balance a workload comprised of multiple projects and assignments with adherence to timelines.
Candidate should possess a sense of urgency and be focused on delivering results. Ideally this person should be confident self-starter, effective communicator to all levels of the organization, comfortable leading design and drafting projects while assisting with others. Leadership skills are a plus for this position.