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Design Engineer

YAMWood Foundry k

Scottsdale, AZ

Sep 10
Job Description

The Design Engineer will be responsible for carrying out many of the duties of the Design Department to include design, development of construction documents, creation of bills of material and process improvement. Initially the candidate will focus on transition of approved conceptual designs to construction documents and water-jet cut files. The successful candidate will report directly to the Lead Designer and collaborate with the design team and the assembly/fabrication teams on design projects.
• Use of SolidWorks to produce clear and concise 3D drawings of products from conceptual designs for metal cutting and product production
• Specify hardware and create a comprehensive, detailed bill of materials for each project
• Close coordination with the design department and assembly/fabrication teams
• Coordination with Lead Designer to develop production schedules and cost estimates

Experience Required:

• Demonstrable in-depth knowledge and experience in SolidWorks is a MUST
• Bachelor’s Degree in Industrial Design, Mechanical Engineering or related field
• 2+ years’ experience in mechanical design
• Extensive knowledge of metal fabrication processes
• Understanding of current metal cutting technology
• Experience with woodworking and wood/metal finishing is a plus

Skills Required:

• Enthusiastic, positive attitude and a willingness to learn
• Impeccable attention to detail and effective time management skills
• Ability to work independently as well as in a team environment
• Ability to plan, schedule, coordinate and problem solve effectively

Working Conditions:

This position primarily works in a shop environment. This position is occasionally required to bend, stoop, crouch, reach, and lift up to 60 lbs. May be required to stand on feet for lengthy periods of time. This position may be exposed to exhaust fumes or other airborne particles.

YAMWood Foundry

OUR MISSION We offer Simple, Affordable, Elegant solutions to complicated hospitality equipment and office furniture problems. OUR VISION We want to radically shift the way resorts, hotels and businesses look at equipment and furnishings. No more settling. You know what you need – unfortunately it just doesn’t exist in a catalog. We want to design it with you and build it for you. You should get exactly what you want – every time. We want you to help us end the “get as close as you can with a catalog” era. Let’s build something together.