Intermediate Mechanical Designer – Job Posting

Intermediate Mechanical Designer

Position: Mechanical Designer

Reports to: Mechanical Design Group Leader

 

Job Brief:

We are looking for an Intermediate Mechanical Designer to design the mechanical portion of custom automation equipment to client and IAI specifications, using research techniques, combined with various outside sources of information, to create and verify the design.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Completes the mechanical design and detailing of fixtures, jigs, and smaller machines. Create mechanical designs that are economical to produce, easy to assemble and simply maintained
  • Assists other designers with the mechanical design and detailing of larger systems
  • Completes “as built” drawing updates on machinery when required, reviews updates/changes with the other departments when required
  • Works cooperatively with clients, fellow employees, contractors, and management and suppliers
  • Adhere to IAI’s ISO9000 quality policy and procedures
  • Manages all assigned tasks in a neat and timely fashion while striving to maintain budgeted hours
  • Utilize IAI Quotation and Project Request Form to understand client requirements, determine project direction and required project features
  • Communicate project concerns, project status, and design solutions with management, fellow staff and clients
  • Meet with design management and IAI sales representative to evaluate the design and ensure that design requirements are met
  • Does not add features out of the scope of work without prior approval by design management or sales representative
  • Use appropriate methods to generate and verify the design
  • Works in conjunction with the other members of the team, such as the electrical designer and the mechanical assembler/developer during all stages of machine design/build
  • Presents the design to the client, acquires client signoff the design concept to proceed with detailing and manufacturing
  • Completes all required machine build drawings (drafting) as required
  • Generates Bill of Materials (BOM) for both purchased parts and raw manufactured materials as required
  • Assists other IAI personnel during the equipment build, observes and monitors how the build is progressing
  • Design of larger and more technically complex projects
  • Utilize technical knowledge and experience to produce superior designs
  • Keep abreast of new technologies and research new processes and methodologies
  • Create and maintain efficiency in the design proces
  • Design of larger and more technically complex projects
  • Utilize technical knowledge and experience to produce superior designs
  • Keep abreast of new technologies and research new processes and methodologies
  • Create and maintain efficiency in the design process
  • Occasional travel as required globally

Qualifications:

  • Minimum Diploma in Mechanical Engineering or Equivalent Specialized Experience
  • Minimum 2-5 Years’ Work Experience
  • Ability to lift weights reaching 50lbs, carry weights reaching 40lbs, and push and pull weights reaching 100-150lbs

Job Fit: 

  • Confidence in dealing with people
  • Ability to deal with all types of personalities
  • Adaptable and able to modify approach in dynamic environment
  • Able to prioritize competing job functions
  • Possess structured problem solving and analytical skills

Innovative Automation welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.