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Mechanical Design Engineer

Illinois, United States
Competitive / CWE
November 30, 2016

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Provides mechanical design support to the Operations Support Team for internal projects. As part of the Operations Support Team, participates in the attainment of department and company goals and demonstrates Company’s core operating values through work activities, actions and behaviors.


1. Provides design and CAD drawings for internal Operations Support projects. Works with the Operations Support team to create concept designs that will allow for the greatest ease of manufacturing while meeting application needs and quality expectations.

2. Utilizes CAE and experimental techniques to optimize component designs for weight, cost savings, structural robustness, and NVH performance.

3. Provides project management support, including phase reviews, design and development, problem resolution, full documentation, costing and deliverables.

4. Evaluates final design for possible changes to enhance compatibility and functional performance.

5. Serves as a technical resource for alloy evaluation, selection and design feasibility

6. Evaluates failed equipment components for possible changes to enhance functional performance and improve equipment uptime.

7. Serves as a resource on software and hardware requirements related to CAE function.


• Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering, Industrial Engineering or closely related technical degree

• 3+ years related experience

• Experience working in a manufacturing environment preferred