TEMP TO PERM - Mechanical Designer-
Location: Victaulic World Headquarters -Easton, PA
Responsible for the successful coordination, implementation,
and execution of Engineering Design projects, ensuring that all requirements,
standards, and processes are met, and best practices are being utilized. Engineering Design projects include the
development of new products, revised products, tools, and in-house production
equipment for Victaulic and its subsidiaries, literature support, and any
relevant departmental needs.
Coordination applies anywhere in the lifecycle of a product and includes
all aspects of the product, product data, and graphical requirements.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Working knowledge of product design to ensure proper form,
fit, and function while tolerancing to ensure economic manufacturing.
Prepare new drawings and perform maintenance of existing
drawings. Develop design and layouts
with an emphasis on expansion/similarity to existing product lines.
Proficient use of CAE software to create 3D models (e.g.,
part, assembly), drawings.
Analyze/troubleshoot design files as needed.
Proficient self-checking to industry and Victaulic
Application of general manufacturing processes related to
product design with focus on sand castings, investment castings, forming,
material removal, injection molding, compression molding, extrusions, joining,
and protective coatings.
Working knowledge to research and reference industrial
standards as applicable (e.g., AISI, ASME, ASTM, DIN, ISO).
Application of Victaulic manufacturing processes (e.g.,
minimum ductile iron thickness, placement of parting lines, location of
markings, preferred draft angles).
Ability to design and layout mechanical solutions with
Works effectively with general supervision. A certain degree of creativity and latitude
Perform a variety of tasks to support the lifecycle of a
product such as hands-on involvement with part and assembly verification,
assisting with technical drawing inquiries, model development for rapid
prototyping, marketing literature, etc.
Use the engineering product document management system to
effectively manage design content (e.g., file, build “contains”, approval
Perform a variety of tasks to support routine operations of
the department (e.g., scan drawings, import drawings, maintenance of CAE
Participate in Best Practice activities including authoring
departmental Best Practices and work instructions.
Coordinate efforts on projects that require collective
participation, internal/external to the department.