Mechanical Designer

West Des Moines or Iowa Falls
Job Description

Desired Qualities:

  • Task-oriented, self-motivated and hardworking
  • Close attention to details, willingness to see and challenge if something is unclear
  • Strong professionalism with excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Well organized with the ability to multi-task and complete projects
  • Proven problem-solver

Key Responsibilities:

  • 3D design work in Solidworks
    • Steel and stainless steel equipment
    • Knowledge or ability to quickly learn design requirements of swine equipment
    • Knowledge or ability to quickly learn various manufacturing processes for steel including, CNC laser cutting, bending, welding
  • Responsible for Engineering MetaData related to designs
  • Create and Maintain BOMs for use in ERP, quoting, and manufacturing
  • 2D drafting in Solidworks, including manufacturing and installation drawings

Key Team Relationships:

  • Reports to Engineering leader
  • Part of Global Engineering Team
  • Work with customers to clarify requirements and explain designs

Experience and Qualifications:

  • Minimum 2-year CAD degree + 3-5 years’ experience in industry
  • Ability to use engineering functions of an ERP system
  • Ability to use Microsoft Office, including Outlook, Excel, Word
  • Strong communication and customer service skills
  • See above.