1 Nov 2022

Full-Time Simmers Crane Design & Services – Mechanical Designer

Simmers Crane Design & Services – Posted by LizAnywhere

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Job Description

Simmers Crane Design & Services is seeking a qualified Mechanical Designer with experience in Creo to join our tight-knit design team, located in Rock Island, IL. We currently support some of the world’s largest manufacturers in agriculture, steel, aluminum, energy, forestry, construction, and other heavy industries. Our designers are responsible for developing creative material handling solutions and other engineered components. At Simmers, collaboration is key, as our typical project starts with a group brainstorming session before moving into the design phase. Every member of our team and their ideas are highly valued. By working as a team, we ensure that we can deliver the best final-product possible while giving every team member the opportunity to grow. We pride ourselves on our creative ability to invent personalized and efficient custom solutions to meet our clients’ needs.

As a member of our design team, you will manage projects from concept to completion by directly overseeing every aspect of them. This will all happen while working directly with clients to ensure their needs and timeline are met in a detailed and professional manner.


  • Quote projects as assigned by the team leader.
  • Use Creo to design lifting devices and other tooling to meet clients’ needs.
  • Use Creo to create drawings and build prints of your designs to meet various client standards.
  • Give client presentations as required – either in person or via virtual meeting.
  • Track all aspects of assigned projects – including design, timeline, and finances.


  • Interesting and intellectually challenging work
  • Casual office atmosphere
  • Flextime
  • Excellent compensation commensurate with experience plus available overtime
  • Great benefits package that includes medical, supplemental, dental, life insurance, long-term and short term disability, and 401(k)
  • Tuition Reimbursement


  • Mechanical aptitude with the ability to solve complex problems using engineering and mathematical thinking processes.
  • Knowledge of 3D modeling, including but not limited to, Creo.
  • Experience in the agricultural and/or industrial fields is a plus.
  • The desire and ability to be creative when solving problems.
  • Experience with Microsoft Office – including Outlook, Excel, Word, and PowerPoint.
  • Detail-oriented with excellent written and verbal communication skills, as you will be communicating directly with clients regularly.
  • Strong organizational and time management skills.

Experience and Education

  • An associate’s degree in an engineering discipline or drafting is required.
  • 2+ years of experience with Creo is preferred.
  • 3+ years of industry experience is preferred.

This position is primarily located in an office environment. However, it could require on-site visits in an industrial setting for data collection and various other reasons. The qualified applicant must pass a pre-employment drug screen, physical and background check.’

How to Apply

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Job Categories: Creo and Mechanical Design. Job Types: Full-Time. Job Tags: mechanical design jobs. Salary: 60,000 - 80,000. Job expires in Endless.

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