Product Design Engineer

Vanderlande Industries - Marietta, GA (30+ days ago)3.8

Vanderlande is the global market leader in baggage handling systems for airports, and sorting systems for parcel and postal services. The company is also a leading supplier of warehouse automation solutions. Established in 1949, Vanderlande has over 6,670 employees, all committed to moving its customers’ businesses forward at diverse locations on every continent. With a consistently increasing order intake and established a global reputation over the past six decades as a highly reliable partner for value-added automated material handling solutions.

Vanderlande’s Engineering Department is responsible for the design, specification and commissioning of material handling systems for our customers. In this position you will be responsible for executing and maintaining 3D product design of material handling system solutions.

Responsible for maintaining VI USA Equipment Product lines, including supporting documentation
Develop VI USA Equipment Product Drawings
Be a resource for coordinating technical details with VI USA Supply Chain
Make improvements to existing equipment designs
Develop new products/product lines
Create bills of material
Occasional travel to manufacturing facilities and project sites to evaluate processes and design improvements
Recognize potential issues and eliminate them during the design phase
Generate Project Specific Drawings as needed to complete projects

Required Education and Experience:
Bachelor's degree in engineering with experience in sheet metal design using Solidworks OR minimum 2 years of experience in sheet metal design without a degree
Understanding of AutoCAD

Knowledge-Skills-Abilities (Competencies):
Understanding of manufacturing processes and their limitations
Understanding of welding types, procedures, and sizing
Understanding of a variety of hardware
Understanding of product data/document life-cycle management software
Creative problem-solving skills
Knowledge of the metric system
Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite

Position Type/Expected Hours of Work:
This is a full-time position, Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

This position requires up to 5-10% travel occasionally

Supervisory Responsibility:
This position has no supervisory responsibilities

Other Duties:
Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.