Sr Design Engineer
Flexco is a world leader in conveyor belt maintenance technology. For over 100 years, we've been manufacturing belt conveyor products for a wide variety of industries. We have consistently been named as one of Chicago's "101 Best and Brightest Companies to Work For" by the National Association of Business Resources and a top workplace by the Chicago Tribune. We offer a culture that is focused on great people, customer commitment, integrity, innovation, collaboration, and achievement. Currently, we are seeking qualified candidates for the position of Design Engineer for our Woodridge facility.
Purpose: Perform functions to create drawings and documentation for part fabrication.
Under general direction:
Input all layout information from existing site drawings, sketches and datasheets modifying information as needed to meet specifications and standards using three dimensional design software.
Ensure necessary details, dimensions and calculations are prepared and accurate applying applicable standards.
Prepare detail fabrication drawings from the final three dimensional model and ensure completeness of data on prints.
Produce process documentation such as hand sketches, process sheets and inspection plans as required.
May conduct onsite measurements as needed.
Work closely with field technicians, fabricators and customers to gather information from site for input into model.
Review design work of other engineers and technicians, recommend changes as needed or correct work.
Use 3D modeling sheet metal techniques to design capital equipment taking into account maintenance, install and serviceability.
Become an expert in one of the following areas:
- Advanced vibratory fines tray design
- Advanced structural design and calculation
- Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering or a related Engineering degree strongly preferred.
- Minimum 5 years of engineering experience.
- Proficient in MS Office.
- Thorough understanding of 3D design software, SolidWorks preferred.
- Basic understanding of AutoCAD preferred.
- 10% - 15% travel.
Flexco offers a generous compensation and benefits package including medical, dental and vision, 401(k) with matching funds, pension plan, life insurance, short-term and long-term disability insurance, paid vacation, and more!
Please apply via our web site, www.flexco.com , under the "Careers" link. Due to the volume of resumes we receive, we will only contact those candidates with whom we plan to schedule an interview. No calls from search firms please.