Mechanical Designer

Country/Region:  US
State:  MI
City:  Shelby Township
Category:  Engineering

Fori Automation, LLC is a Lincoln Electric Company and global supplier of welding, assembly, material handling, and testing equipment for both automotive and non-automotive customers around the world. Fori Automation focuses on delivering cost-effective highly engineered products and systems that can be designed and manufactured globally with localized sales, project management, and service.




Job Duties

  • Mechanical concept and design based online up, specifications and part/vehicle data.
  • Able to use standard or reference designs for creation of new designs.
  • Prepare designs utilizing 3D CAD.
  • Create accurate B.O.M.’s in Excel.
  • Able to perform and document basic calculations to verify design integrity, such as beam stress calculations.
  • Thorough knowledge of commercial technology used as a tool for creation of designs.
  • Knowledge and proper use of materials and commercially available stock.
  • Organizing and maintaining CAD files.
  • Knowledge and use of Fori Standards.
  • Knowledge and use of Industry Engineering Standards for construction and clarification of assembly drawing.
  • Knowledge and use of Industry Standards for safety and ergonomics.


Position Requirements


  • 5+ years of experience in special machine design preferred.
  • Mechanical Engineering degree a plus.
  • Must be experienced in either Inventor 3D, Mechanical Desktop or SolidWorks.
  • Looking for candidates who want a long-term career in mechanical engineering.
  • Team Player who can work within an ISO9001:2000 environment.



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 $3.2B publicly traded company (NASDAQ) with over 11,000 employees around the world.  With operations in over 56 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:  Fori Automation Inc. (US92) 

EOE, including disability/veterans

Country/Region:  US
State:  MI
City:  Shelby Township
Category:  Engineering

Nearest Major Market: Detroit

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