KEB America, Inc. has a open opportunity to join our Engineering dept. as Engineering Design Drafter.
This position is responsible for creating and maintaining engineering CAD models, assemblies, drawings, and data within the company ERP system.
The Engineering Design Drafter will be challenged through diverse work on a wide range of products. Product configuration management will also play an important role in support of the engineering team.
There will be opportunities for:
1) Design work pertaining to product validation and production of the devices
2) Detail-oriented work with an eye for accuracy, and good organizational skills.
3) Being self-motivated to look for solutions and improvements in the product configuration and design process.
4) Working closely along with the engineering team as well as other departments to complete tasks involving change
management, product manufacturing, and labeling of devices.
5) Act as a trainer for Solidworks in the department.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.
Creates, manages, and maintains CAD models, assemblies and drawings
Creates and manages new materials within the company ERP system
Manages and maintains bills of materials and material statuses
Defines, analyzes, and implements changes for change management
Designs validation fixtures, assemblies, and models for production
Supports manufacturing of devices by having an in depth understanding of how they go together.
Supports engineering in labeling of devices to support standards.
Trains fellow colleagues in Solidworks
GENERAL CHARACTERISTICS AND GROWTH
The following points describe the general characteristics of the job and the expected areas of growth the employee should expect. Applies detail oriented, accurate, organizational skills to manage and maintain engineering CAD documents and data within the company ERP system
Follows engineering processes and assists in the creation and maintenance of existing and new processes
Develops an understanding of the design specifications and design standards (DIN. SAE. ANSI etc.)
Acquires detailed knowledge of the products that are produced by the company
Supports new products with an in-depth understanding of how they are built and provides help to other departments.
The requirements listed below are representative of the education, certifications, knowledge, skills, and/or abilities required.
Education / Experience
High school diploma or equivalent
2 Year technical or associates degree with emphasis on technical drawing or drafting
Experience with production configuration management
Previous work experience of 3+ years work related experience in a similar position preferred
Licenses, Permits, and Certifications
Solidworks Certifications Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Advanced computer skills
Basic math skills
Ability to follow instructions accurately
Ability to do accurate work at a rapid pace
Possesses proficient oral and written English communication skills to effectively express one's point of view
Ability to work well independently as well as with others
Possesses attention to detail
Ability to multi-task
Ability to prioritize
Ability to follow all safety rules Specific Technical Skills, and Abilities*
Advanced understanding of SAP ERP system
Advanced knowledge of Redmine project management system
Advanced knowledge and familiarity of Solidworks CAD
Advanced knowledge of SAP Engineering Control Center (ECTR)
* Some of these skills will be acquired as a result of the training program at KEB
ABOUT THE COMPANY
KEB America, Inc. headquartered in Shakopee, Minnesota, is a subsidiary of KEB Automation KG, a global provider of complete automation system solutions. KEB develops mechanical and electronic solutions for drive and automation systems. KEB products can be found in the most demanding applications across the world and are used in a wide range of industries including elevator, medical, packaging, and plastics. KEB offers full-time positions with competitive pay, flexible hours, and benefits.