27 Nov 2017

Full-Time MECHANICAL DESIGNER II

jobsSomerset, Wisconsin, United States

Mechanical Designer II

Job Description

Mechanical Designer II

Kuryakyn, the leader in aftermarket motorcycle parts and accessories for the past 27 years, is looking to add a results oriented team player to fill the role of Mechanical Designer II. This person will be an integral part of our cross functional team and will rely heavily on their advanced knowledge of Solidworks and manufacturing processes to develop new products for the motorcycle industry.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

• Must be able to deliver complex 3D models, surface models, large vehicle assemblies, BOM’s and drawings in Solidworks.

• Advanced understanding of manufacturing processes including DFM, and DFA.

• Fabricate prototypes using 3D prints, and manufacturing processes to prove fit and function.

• Previous experience or willingness to learn motorcycle mechanics and assembly.

• Must be a hands on problem solver that is self-motivated person with a strong attention to detail.

• Ability to communicate and collaborate with overseas manufacturing partners.

• Independently manage multiple projects at different levels of completion.

• Must be able to own projects from conception to completion.

• Understands and utilizes geometric tolerances in the design process.

• Work with scan geometry and other CAD formats to produce high quality designs.

• Confidently present work in front of peers and decipher feedback to better designs.

• Motorcycle endorsement or riding experience is a plus.

• Preform other duties as assigned.

• Evaluate product safety, appearance and function.

Requirements:

• Bachelor’s degree (design or engineering) or technical degree related to this function with 4-8 years of product design experience.

• 4+ years of CAD experience with knowledge of Solidworks, EPDM and surface modeling.

• Demonstrate strong communication skills-oral, verbal and written. This includes basic knowledge using Microsoft office including Excel, Word, ad Outlook.

• Must possess strong technical, creative and analytical skills.

• Knowledge of metal forming, injection molding, die casting and finishing.

• Results oriented team player who loves a good challenge.

• Proven project management skills with the ability to deliver assigned tasks on-time.

Physical Demands:

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to use hands to fingers, handle, feel, hear and talk. The employee is frequently required to walk, sit, and reach with hands and arms. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 10 pounds.

Work Environment:

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. This position works in a variety of different environments, including an office setting, exterior settings with noise level that can fluctuate from low to high.

Other Duties:

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

How to Apply

Apply online at: https://www.kuryakyn.com/careers

Job Categories: 3D CAD and 3D Surfacing. Job Types: Full-Time. Job Tags: 3D CAD, AutoCAD, jobs, Mechanical Designer, and SolidWorks. Salary: DOE. Job expires in Endless.

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