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Mechanical Designer
Auburn Hills, MI

Position No Longer Open

Posted 8/11/2021

Required Skills

  • Associate Degree / Engineering Diploma, preferably with a specialization in design and drafting
  • Bachelor of Applied Science or Mechanical Engineering degree preferred
  • Specialized training with certifications where applicable from recognized training organizations, in the use of CAD systems and software, such Catia, Unigraphics, FIDES, AutoCAD, Inventor, Solid works
  • Experience in one or more of the following industries is a must- automotive, aerospace, construction, and forestry vehicles / equipment manufacturing industries
  • Experience in the automotive manufacturing industry,
  • Preferred experience focused in any one or more of the following areas: body-in-white welding and assembly, closure hanging, powertrain manufacturing and assembly (including machining and assembly automation, material handling systems, component washers, leak-testers, functional testing machines), final assembly, or material handling in manufacturing plants

Job Description

  • Construct and modify CAD models per customer CAD standards using one or more of the following systems: Catia, Unigraphics, FIDES, AutoCAD, Inventor, and Solid works
  • Estimate design hours for tool concept to design and release for original content as well as changes
  • Prepare layout and detail drawings of design as required to project timelines
  • Develop creative and innovative engineered solutions that meet or exceed customer requirements
  • Review and study customer specifications, engineering schematics and other data to determine the design procedures needed to generate and release digital and / or hardcopy printouts related to the engineering and manufacturing requirements
  • Perform necessary engineering calculations and proper material selection to satisfy the required design functionality
  • Coordinate any structural and / or finite element analysis that need to be performed for assessing the functionality of the tools designed
  • Req Coordinate the development of part drawings, including CAD drawings, through other designers, internal or outsources, to comprehensively manage the complete design of the tools that are assigned
  • Meet and review design details and function with customer engineer and designer per Quality Stage Gate requirements as stipulated by customer for design reviews
  • Work effectively to project budgets and timeline, with constant awareness to design within the project budget constraints
  • Work closely with customer engineer and / or designer on design changes to improve manufacturability, maintainability, and serviceability of equipment
  • Verify the completeness and the accuracy of the CAD model and data before final release of the drawings for purchasing or fabrication and before final storage of the data for future retrieval, with significant prior expertise and experience in checking detail drawings for the manufacturing tooling industry
  • Be knowledgeable of the release systems and procedures and release all the necessary detail drawings in digital and / or hardcopy formats per established requirements of the internal and external customers (for example release to purchasing for make / buy decision, input for controls design and engineering, and documents to support field installation and service personnel, direct digital transfers to customer systems)
  • Possess general awareness of Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T) concepts and its application in manufacturing and assembly sectors in automotive, aerospace, construction, and forestry industries
  • Be knowledgeable about the FMEA, 8-D and structural analysis (FEA) performed on the tools and / or the process stations using the tool(s) assigned
  • Initiate ideas and coordinate efforts for continuous improvement of product / tool and process
  • Perform other duties as required and as directed by Leadership; Has the authority and obligation to stop production in case unsafe working condition are observed

Reliance One, Inc. provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local laws.

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