Responsible for all aspects of the design process from concept to production. He/She will develop and improve manufactured products by studying product and manufacturing methods.
Evaluates and develops new products and existing products by studying market trends, applying knowledge of product design, fabrication, assembly, tooling, materials, conferring with equipment vendors, and soliciting observations from operators.
Improves manufacturing efficiency for new and existing products by being cognizant of manufacturing costs, raw material yield, labor costs, packaging, warehousing and shipping costs when designing new products.
Assembles and tests new products.
Assures product and process quality by designing testing methods, testing finished product, and establishing standards.
Provides manufacturing decision-making information by calculating production, labor, and material costs.
Completes design and development projects by training others as needed.
Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.
3+ years of experience in product design.
Must have a passion for lifting.
Bachelor’s degree or higher in Product Design, Mechanical Engineering, Engineering Product Design or similar area of study preferred. .
Strong knowledge of manufacturing methods and procedures.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Autodesk Suite or similar CAD/CAM experience required.