Mechanical Engineer

Date: Nov 18, 2021

Location: Bettendorf, IA, US, 52722

Company: Lincoln Electric

VIZIENT® MANUFACTURING SOLUTIONS
Vizient® Manufacturing Solutions is a robotic integrator specializing in custom engineered tooling and automated arc welding systems for general and heavy fabrication applications. All of the products are engineered and manufactured in-house for complete control over product quality and project timelines.


In 2016, Vizient was acquired by Lincoln Electric to help grow the automation portfolio.

Req. ID: 20361 

 

Position Summary: Conceptual and detailed engineering of custom industrial automation equipment including robotic work cells, work piece tooling, and positioning equipment using 3-D CAD software (i.e., ProE / Creo and SolidWorks). Complete mechanical engineering items needed to design, build, ship and service products. A Mechanical Designer typically works on one (1) complex design at a time and has the capability to perform all mechanical engineering tasks on a project from beginning to completion.

 

Responsibilities:

Fast-paced work environment (typical project duration is 4-8 weeks);

Mechanical aptitude for engineering custom / prototype mechanisms;

Ability to complete basic engineering calculations (static, dynamic systems);

Interaction and involvement with related personnel during fabrication and demonstration of equipment;

Frequent interaction with customer during development projects;

Provide mechanical layouts and details to production;

Take initiative to meet challenging project timelines and budgets (hours and materials);

Ability to act as Engineering Lead, Designer and Detailer for small-scale projects;

Ensure that product, as designed, is in conformance with quote and customer purchase order;

Assist in compiling documentation;

Provide technical assistance to Estimating, Sales, Production and Service, as required;

Work collaboratively and communicate effectively in team environment, which may involve Machine (builders), Project Management, Engineering Teams, Management and support functions; and

Other job-related duties as assigned. 

 

Experience / Skills:

Preferred candidates will have one (1) to two (2) years of relevant design experience in industrial automation and/or a degree in mechanical engineering or similar field. Industry experience is preferred.

Proven design experience with Industrial Automation is preferred; minimum of one (1) year of experience required more preferred.

Computer proficiency including MS Office (i.e., Microsoft Word, Excel) and project management software is a must.

 

Nonessential Skills and Experience:

Safety (OSHA, SDS), ANSI (RIA) standards. 

 

Environmental, Health & Safety (EH&S):

Understand the Company’s EH&S Policy and how it relates to this job;

Be aware of OSHA & EPA laws and regulations as well as company rules and policies that pertain to this job;

Work in a safe and environmentally friendly manner and observe all company EH&S procedures;

Immediately notify the supervisor if there is any safety hazard, any equipment not operating correctly or if there are any questions regarding EH&S procedures; and

Attend required EH&S training.

 

Physical Demands and Work Environment:  

The physical demands and work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Physical demands: While performing duties of this job, an employee is typically required to sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls; reach with hands and arms; talk, see and hear; employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; balance; stoop; squat; bend; climb stairs; and lift up to 20 lbs. Repetition with activity; computer work. Specific vision abilities required by the job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus. 

Work environment: The noise level in the work environment is usually low.

 

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, protected veteran status or disability.

 

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, protected veteran status or disability.

Lincoln Electric is a $2.5B publicly traded company (NASDAQ) with over 10,000 employees around the world.  With operations in over 40 manufacturing locations in 19 countries, we are well positioned to continue this partnership and poised to grow with our customers. 

As a part of that continuing legacy, you will contribute to a new generation of innovation and experience the pride that comes with being part of the solution to the world’s challenges.  It is a great time to be part of the welding industry!

Lincoln Electric does not accept unsolicited resumes from third-party recruiters.  Resumes submitted to any employee(s) of Lincoln Electric without a signed vendor agreement, by the Manager of Recruiting & Training, will become property of Lincoln Electric.  Verbal or written commitments from any other member of Lincoln Electric will not be considered binding terms.  Lincoln Electric will not pay a fee to any third-party recruiter that has not coordinated their recruiting activity through the Recruiting Department.

Employment Status: Hourly Full-Time 
Function: Engineering 
Section:  Wayne Trail Technologies (US76) 
Section:  Wayne Trail Technologies (US76) 

EOE, including disability/veterans


Nearest Major Market: Davenport
Nearest Secondary Market: Moline

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