Design Engineer in Baraga, MI at Pettibone Heavy Equipment Group

Date Posted: 7/18/2018

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    Baraga, MI
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Job Description

The Design Engineer is a product support role with responsibilities for both new product development and current product offerings. The Design Engineer will operate in a team environment, with other functional areas, providing input to design solutions across a broad range of technical areas.
Primary responsibility will be new product design, analysis, and release of vehicle structural fabrications: sheet metal, heavy weldments, and related assemblies.
Perform engineering calculations to determine the size and strength of components. Solve design problems and check computations contributing to analytical designs.
Prepare, modify, and release drawings created in SolidWorks.
Prepare change requests, requisitions, and parts lists.
Participate in the process of testing prototype machines/components in actual or simulated field conditions.
Support data driven investigation, resolution, and corrective action implementation related to customer field issues.
Provide technical support to marketing, manufacturing, quality and supply management.
Support cost reduction initiatives on current product.
Support resolution of manufacturing related issues.

Supervisory Responsibility
This position has no supervisory responsibilities

Physical Demands
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully preform the essential functions of this job.
Requires both sitting at desk or work station for extended periods of time andstanding and walking on a concrete surface for extended periods of time.
Requires the ability to occasionally lift and carry up to 40 lbs. from floor level to chest level.

Position Type and Expected Hours of Work
This is a full-time position, and hours of work and days are Monday thru Friday, 8:00 am to 4:30 pm.

Job Requirements

Bachelors Degree in Mechanical, Agricultural, Hydraulic Engineering, or related experience.
Experience with electrical/electronic, fluid power and mechanical systems on mobile equipment is desired.
Use sound reasoning when conceiving ideas and making judgments.
Good working knowledge of SolidWorks, Microsoft Office software, and appropriate analytical tools.
Proficient in Solidworks or other 3D modeling software
Strong computer related skills and familiar with Microsoft office programs.
Ability to plan, schedule, coordinate, and problem solve effectively.
Must be able to work in a team environment.
Some travel is expected for this position.

Other Duties
Please note that this job is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with or without notice.


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