Mechanical Designer

Location: Madison, WI
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $55,000.00 - $80,000.00
Degree: Associate;
Date: 3/8/2018
Job ID: 02578342
Job Description
Our client is searching for a talented, ambitious and driven Mechanical Designer to add to add to their product development team. You must be a quick learner and thrive in a collaborative team atmosphere.  This is a very stable and growing company.  Theirs is a fun, energetic work environment with flexible scheduling.

  • Lead and participate in Design Research and Ergonomic activities
  • Assisting in Design and Ergonomic research
  • Creating cultural, trend, and product inspiration boards
  • Assisting in concept generation and refinement
  • Developing innovative product concepts through a process of collaborative brainstorming and verifying feasibility through a combination of analytical tools and physical prototyping
  • Building quick mock-ups for ergonomic and functional evaluation
  • SolidWorks modeling of refined concepts
  • Creating 3D renderings for our clients and for internal use
  • Developing presentations and design documents
  • Assisting with internal marketing projects
  • Assisting in the expansion and creation of design offerings and deliverables
  • Associates degree in Industrial Design, Mechanical Design, CAD or a related field
  • 3+ years of aesthetic design experience
  • Excellent Creo / Pro-E skills required.  Solidworks, Illustrator, Photoshop and Sketchbook Pro are pluses
  • Top-notch sketching skills
  • Excellent verbal, written and visual presentation skills.  Consultancy experience a plus, but not required
  • The ability to think fast and brainstorm ideas on the fly both internally and with clients
  • Must be able to visualize a project and deliverables from the start of a program
  • Strong understanding of the design process
  • A good understanding of common manufacturing processes
  • 3D animation experience a plus, but not required
  • Must have experience with Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint
 The company offers a comprehensive benefits package including:
  • Health, dental, life and disability insurance
  • Bonus program
  • 401K with match
  • Paid vacation and holidays
  • Tuition reimbursement
Jump start your career and apply now!  We review all resumes and applications submitted.  A staff member will contact you directly if you meet the qualifications for the position.  No visa sponsorship or relocation assistance is available.