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Mechanical Engineer - Machine Design

Company: Kelly Services
Location: Naperville
Posted on: September 23, 2022

Job Description:

Kelly Engineering Resources is searching for a Mechanical (Machine Design) Engineer on behalf of our client, a global organization that develops agricultural and food processing systems. Their team is growing and as a result they are searching for a Mechanical Engineer to join their Naperville design team.As part of a global organization, you will collaborate with other engineers across North America, Europe & South America to develop customized systems & machine designs for bulk material processing. You would be joining an organization that designs & builds equipment for a product that's analogous to a mobile factory that bring food from the ground to processing facilities and complete systems that bring food from processing facilities to your table.Essential Responsibilities of the Mechanical (Machine Design) Engineer

  • Engineer solutions for bulk transport of powders or liquid systems. This will include: Skids, hoppers, silos, material conveyance, batch mixing equipment, extrusion, piping for water, conduit.
  • Design and produce 3D models (Solidworks) of proposed equipment solutions and associated piping, support structures, electrical cable trays and conduits as required
  • Produce detailed 2D AutoCAD general arrangement and manufacturing drawings for plant layouts and equipment designs.
  • Produce 2D CAD Process Flow Diagrams (PFD) and Piping and Instrumentation Diagrams (P&ID)
  • Work with suppliers and incorporate supplier drawings into 3D models and 2D drawings
  • Create detailed Bill of Materials
  • Takes part in Engineering calculations as required
  • Responsible for consideration of safety within design, installation methodologies, and lifting plans.
  • Participate in site surveys and field measurements to quantify design requirements.
  • Applies Design for Manufacturing/Assembly (DFM/A) methodologies and participates in the manufacturing and assembly reviews.
  • Works closely with other Engineers, Project Mangers, suppliers, installers, and construction teams.
  • Assists Project Managers and estimators where required
  • Identifies and communicates deviations from scope of work
  • Strong interpersonal skills are required to work with employees from different divisions, different countries, and different time zones
  • Occasional project-based travel will be required
  • Works as a member of a design or project team, collaborating with Sales, Engineering and Project Management in an effective manner
  • Informs management of problems or issues which affect ability to meet customer requirements
  • Able to work flexible hours or weekends if required to effectively meet projects timelines
  • Well organized, self-motivated, capable of working independently as well as collaboratively as a team
  • Performs other work-related duties as assigned
  • Working onsite at the company office in Naperville, IL in collaboration with other centralized cross-functional teams

    Qualifications of the Successful Mechanical (Machine Design) Engineer
    • Bachelor Degree in Engineering or Engineering Technology
    • 4 years Mechanical Engineering experience that includes OEM machine design of any of the following: Skids, hoppers, silos, material conveyance, batch mixing equipment is required
    • Experience designing machinery for food, beverage, or dairy industries a plus
    • Ability to travel 5-20% depending on project needs (site measurements, layout)
    • Production floor experience and/or exposure to the food and beverage business is a plus
    • Familiarity with stainless steel and sanitary design a plus
    • Working knowledge of machine shop and sheet metal best practices a plus
    • Proficient with 3D modelling required, you will use Solidworks, but will consider Inventor or Creo
    • Proficient with Autodesk AutoCAD 2D highly preferred
    • Autodesk BIM 360 & or Revit experience is plus
    • Strong written, verbal, mathematical, and interpersonal skills, required
    • Strong written and verbal command of English language
      • Fluency in French and/or Portuguese is a plus
      • Proficiency with the Microsoft Office Suite, required

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Keywords: Kelly Services, Naperville , Mechanical Engineer - Machine Design, Engineering , Naperville, Illinois

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