IDEX Product Designer (Level 2-4) in Benton Harbor, Michigan
Title: Product Designer (Level 2-4)
Business Unit: Gast
2300 Hwy. M-139
Benton Harbor, Michigan, 49022
From our Quadro powder dispensers used for shampoo production, Warren Rupp pumps to transfer fluids or the dyes on your clothes, to our ADS products that monitor and sensor manholes, IDEX Corporation’s wide offering of products touch lives every day. As a global organization, with over 60 business units worldwide, IDEX offers a variety of opportunities. In our organization, you will find a customer service driven and team oriented environment filled with innovative thinking and inspired leadership committed to success.
BASIC FUNCTION: Designs and/or modifies parts and assemblies on new and existing product tocustomer requirements. Maintains and processes CAD and engineeringdocumentation. Supports business lines as well as internal and externalcustomers and suppliers to provide proper design requirements
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
50% Designs and/or modifies parts and assemblies primarily using SOLIDWORKS
3D drawing tools to meet the customer’s requirements.
20% Provides innovative cost effective input to all requests, including
prototype, cost informational and engineering changes in a timely manner.
15% Prepares information including tolerance stack-ups, design
calculations, detail sheets, modified prints and engineering standards per
engineer’s requests. Supports print /design reviews. Utilize Microsoft
Office (Excel and Word) to support design and engineering print creation
5% Provides training and consultation as required.
5% Responsible for project management.
5% Maintains, coordinates and processes routine engineering documentation
and performs other miscellaneous duties as required.
PHYSICAL/MENTAL/ENVIRONMENTAL REQUIREMENTS :
Demonstrated commitment to continuous quality improvement. Demonstrated
ability to work well in a team environment. Thinks independently. Shows
initiative, anticipates and prevents problems. Mechanical aptitude and
visual acuity. Excellent analytical and interpersonal skills. Looks for
improvements in current designs. Works with people from other departments,
works on a minimum of 2 projects and a few simple jobs concurrently,
effectively manages their own workload, demonstrates follow through on
projects, recognizes patterns in solving problems, looks beyond the
obvious, has vision on how product design can evolve, manages change,
posses diplomatic skills and organizational skills. Persons occupying this
position will be expected to sign an Employee Inventions and Proprietary
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS OR EQUIVALENCIES:
Associates Degree in Design or a technically related field OR at leastfour (4) years product design experience
Demonstrated working knowledge of Geometric Design and Tolerances(GD&T)
Demonstrated ability to operate 2D and 3D CAD system to design andcomponents
Demonstrated ability to apply proper detailing requirements toengineering prints and perform accurate tolerance stack-up calculations
Fluency in SOLIDWORKS with strong component and assembly modeling
FEA, CFD, and additional simulation experience a plus
Right to Know
Geometric, Dimensioning, and Tolerances
SOLIDWORKS Essentials and Simulation
The intent of this job description is to provide a representative summary
of the essential duties and responsibilities performed by incumbents of
this job. Incumbents may be requested to perform job-related tasks other
than those specifically presented.
IDEX is an equal opportunity employer Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled