Designer III

US-IL-Springfield
2 weeks ago
Job ID
2017-1031
# of Openings
1
Category
Engineering

Overview

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.

Responsibilities

  • Accurately change or construct detailed CAD component models, assembly models and drawings of a complex nature such as injection molded, cast and formed sheet metal parts.
  • Construct working detail drawings, assemblies and systems, working from sketches, design layouts or electronic files received from Project Managers, Marketing, external sources or other team members.
  • Design with little or no direction from management, Project Managers or more senior positions; complete products that meet form, fit and function requirements per applicable company and/or industry standards.
  • Use interpersonal skills and communication skills to contribute in a team environment. 
  • Plan, lead, attend and contribute to multidisciplinary team meetings.
  • Responsible for the accuracy and tolerancing of models, assemblies and drawings.
  • Participate in prototype builds to assure design feasibility and manufacturability.
  • Brainstorm, problem-solve and proactively create innovative solutions to electro-mechanical design and production problems.
  • Provide technical guidance and direction in the interpretation and implementation of specifications and requirements and the procurement and use of CAD files.
  • Assign new part numbers, construct and complete Bill of Materials and construct electronic Notifications of Changes as required.
  • Plan, lead and assist with Design Reviews.
  • Promote effective cross-functional teamwork with the ability to delegate responsibilities upon management’s approval.
  • Mentor and coach other personnel as required.
  • Actively participate in Bunn Quality Improvement Process.
  • Seek out new technology to improve efficiency.
  • Perform other assigned duties.

Qualifications

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.

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