Design Engineer


Springfield, MO

Industry: Manufacturing / Diversified


Less than 5 years

Posted 293 days ago

  by    FPC of Decatur

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JOB DESCRIPTION: DESIGN ENGINEER being sought by a major Custom Equipment Manufacturer for its 200-non-union employee Springfield, Missouri Plant. Reporting to the Engineering Manager the DESIGN ENGINEER will focus on Designing & Testing new products & enhancements to existing products. Job functions include:

  • Work closely with Business Development & Manufacturing to coordinate day-to-day actions from Design to Commercialization of Products.
  • Develop & Design new Products.
  • Assure the release of New Products are Safe through risk assessments & compliance to Regulatory Requirements.
  • Assure Product Conformance with the creation of Standard Work & implementation of Verification & Validation Processes.
  • Evaluate the functions of Existing Products to determine if a New Product would enhance existing Produce offerings.
  • Follow New Product from Design through Production. Includes Timelines, Product Cost Comparisons, Material Selection.
  • Conduct Patent Research & Application for New Products.
  • Maintain Project Files: Drawings, Instruction Manuals, Test Data, Design Criteria & Specifications.


  • BS Mechanical Engineering or related field.
  • Minimum 2years Engineering Design experience. Rotating equipment design experience a plus.
  • Prefer Project Management experience in a Lean Mfg. environment.
  • Seeking expertise in CAD Software [ SolidWorks, AutoCAD]. Needed to create Process Prints, Design Tools, Fixtures, Gauges.
  • Will work in both Office & Manufacturing Floor settings.

$80K - $100K