8 Dec 2016

Full-Time Industrial Designer

Design Engine – Posted by jobsPleasant Prairie, Wisconsin, United States

Industrial Design

Job Description

Pleasant Prairie, Wisconsin

Job description

Primary Purpose:

Industrial Designer works under general direction, applying their skills and expertise to generate solutions that require development or sustainment of new or improved techniques, procedures, or products. Design new products; develop components for application to new or existing products and cost reduce existing designs.

Essential Duties:·         

  • Design and develop new products and components.
  • Analyze the requirements, capabilities and performance of new and existing products. Communicate orally and in writing with personnel at all levels regarding the technical details of new and existing products. Such communication may include, but is not limited to: Analysis of products, assemblies and components drawings and sketches that conform to drawing standards.
  •  Research potential new product developments, new processes, and/or new sources
  • Design, develop, and lead tests to qualify new products and to support changes to existing products. Lead the activities of a product development team.
  • Use CAD programs to develop concepts and designs. Procure components and services for development of prototype hardware.
  • Assemble and evaluate the performance of prototype hardware.
  • Review and act on supplier non-conformance. Be instrumental in cost avoidance and cost reduction activities.
  • Process customer and in-house engineering sample requests. Assist with the on-going short term reliability test program.
  • Provide the Engineering Manager with the technical information for the monthly Engineering Report.


  • Working knowledge of SolidWorks 3D modeling, 2D drafting, FEA structural simulation, and flow simulation.
  • Hands on experience with machining, fabrication, and plastics.
  • Understanding of product development cycle, from concept to market.
  • Strong analytical skills balanced with creativity and innovation.
  • Knowledge in tolerance analysis and fluids dynamics.
  •  Strong effective communicator both verbal and written.
  • Ability to work in a fast pace environment of constant change.
  • Self-directed individual who works well within a team environment.
  • 3D Printing familiarity.

Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree required; in mechanical engineering or in a similar discipline.
  • Previous experience in the Outdoor Power Equipment or Power Tools industry is highly preferred but not required.

How to Apply


Job Categories: 2D CAD, 3D Design & Architect, 3D Modeling, Design, Design Engineer, Engineering, FEA, Industrial Design, Manufacturing, and Solidworks. Job Types: Full-Time. Job Tags: 2D/3D, 3D modeling, CAD Drafting, engineering, FEA, Industrial Design, and SolidWorks. Salary: BOE. Job expires in Endless.

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