176055 - Mechanical Drafter/Designer - MN
New Brighton
$32.61 to $37.68 DOE
6 months
Chipton Ross is seeking a Mechanical Designer/Drafter for an opening in New Brighton, MN

Managing, executing and supporting mechanical design of assigned projects. Perform duties with limited supervision and a high degree of responsibility, ensuring that tasks are completed on schedule, within budget, to specifications to Cenco Quality standards.

Responsible for the mechanical design of assigned projects
Analysis, design, drafting, and verification
Perform calculations, in activities related to product, form, fit, structural requirements and function supporting project requirements
Team oriented, working with mechanical engineers and designers
Practice and encourage a First-Time-Right approach for the preparation of design deliverables per the approved budget and schedule
Establish and verify design criteria, ensuring that product designs are produced in accordance with company design and quality standards and practices as well as customer specifications
Ensure cost effective mechanical designs in compliance with specified technical and contractual requirements
Design with total cost awareness including factors such as ease of manufacturing, material availability, minimizing likely deviation requests, shipping constraints, ease of installation and product maintenance and usability in addition to the amount of engineering effort required to complete the task.
Completing assigned tasks with minimal supervision and in accordance with schedule and budget requirements
Providing ongoing feedback to management on deliverables
Acquiring ongoing knowledge necessary to perform job assignments and to improve technology, products and processes
Product support through design, manufacturing, installation, and commissioning, with travel as required to worldwide sites

Highly organized, self starting, team oriented
CAD and CAE; 3D Solid Modeling (Siemens NX preferred), AutoCAD familiarity, FEA
Clear and effective written and oral communication with co-workers, management, manufacturers and customers
Strong analytical skills (with emphasis on structural design), FMEA, Risk analysis
Working knowledge of ASME Y14.5 Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing, ASME Y14.100 Engineering Drawing Practices , AWS D1.1 Structural Welding Code and ASME Y14.5-2009 Drafting Standards
Proficient with Microsoft Office - Word, Excel and PowerPoint

Design of large custom steel assemblies to withstand specified loading conditions, including material selection and specification, sheet metal, weldments, and machining and strength characteristics
Designing in both US and SI units and materials
Regulatory experience with CE and ATEX is a plus
Two or four year degree in technical or engineering related discipline.
Strong mechanical design and drafting background with a minimum of 3 years design experience

Work Schedule
1st Shift, 5/40

Patrick Costello at pcostello@chiptonross.com
6926 Rivers Ave
North Charleston, SC 29406

Phone: (843) 554-5800 x181 or (800) 927-9318 x181

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.