Design Engineer Manchester, IA

Design Engineer
Location: Manchester Iowa area
$75k - Up to $90k / year + full robust benefits package
Direct Hire
A local Northeast Iowa based manufacture is seeking an Design Engineer who will provide leadership to a team responsible for designing mechanical products and systems resulting in a product that meets the needs and expectation of the customer. This is a direct hire opportunity. Meaning, the right fit candidate will go directly onto the hiring company's payroll and be eligible for their benefits package. 
What you get to do:
  • Plans and completes engineering projects by studying customer requirements, market demand, and competitors’ products; scheduling and assigning employees; following up on work results.
  • Evaluates mechanical systems and products by designing and conducting research programs; applying principles of mechanics, hydraulics and materials.
  • Confirms system and product capabilities by designing feasibility and testing methods; testing properties.
  • Develops mechanical products by studying customer requirements; researching and testing manufacturing and assembly methods and materials, soliciting observations from operators.
  • Develops manufacturing processes, focusing on cost reduction and process improvement by designing and modifying equipment for fabricating, building, assembling and installing components.
  • Assures system and product quality by designing testing methods; testing finished product and system capabilities; confirming fabrication, assembly and installation process.
  • Prepares product reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing information and trends.
  • Provides engineering information by answering questions and requests.
  • Maintains product and company reputation by complying with government regulations. 
  • Maintains system and product database by writing computer programs and entering data.
  • Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; participating in professional societies.
What we need from you:
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering required.
  • Three of more years of experience in design of steel structures or heavy equipment.
  • Must have advanced computer skills and technically proficient in Excel, and Design software systems.
  • Excellent written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills for effective interface with all internal and external contacts.
  • Possess, analytical and technical skills required to understand business practices and recommend proper automation opportunities.
If you are interested in learning more about this opportunity, please submit a copy of your professional resume to Amanda Saylor | or text 563-663-9119
Please note that all inquiries are kept confidential.
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