Fiat Chrysler Automobile Senior Mechanical Designer in Southfield, Michigan
Senior Mechanical Designer
Career Area:Engineering & Design
Date Posted:July 22, 2020
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Our Values reflect who we are and how we work and we value our employees. At Comau LLC, our employees enjoy working in a highly innovative and safe working environment while performing challenging and meaningful work to build value — driven solutions. Our positive relationships with our managers and co-workers allow us to take ownership and walk the talk. Our work culture encourages us to communicate openly, think innovatively, and act as a network. Employees are empowered to work with simplicity and efficiency. If you enjoy working in a dynamic environment oriented toward innovation and multiculturalism that offers real opportunities for growth and aims for excellence — you are probably a great fit for our team!
Today, Comau has a truly global presence, with 33 operative centers in 14 different countries, which allows us to offer tailor-made solutions and localized support in a variety of fields.
The Position: We’re looking for a Designer Senior Mechanical
The Senior Designer will be able to deliver quality results in:
Assembly drawing & BOM development
Detail drawing and manufacturing spec definition
Development and design of mechanical structures and components for products and solutions
To define the machine and tool concept and share with the Control Designer the system’s correct application
To adhere to sold content by design to cost approach
To understand the cycle diagram of the station starting from machine schemes
To define/check the correct manufacturing spec with detail drawings
To choose the best technical solutions using Comau standards and internal/external design guidelines
Achievement of time and costs targets for their part of project defined and shared with System Engineer / Project Engineer / Technical Leader
Respond to the failure/risk/open issues discovered in manufacturing phase
Provide support in case of failure/risk/open issues discovered in installation/commissioning phase
Prepare documentation for design reviews (clamping strategy, flowcharts…) and customer deliverables required
Drive and check suppliers’ work progress
Participate in design reviews
Check 2D drawings before delivery to manufacturing
Providing technical support to System Engineer / Project Engineer / Technical Leader in change management
Other duties as required
Reports to: Engineering Manager
Senior Mechanical engineer: minimum 5 years of relevant experience in Automation Systems engineering department.
2D Cad tools (AutoCAD)
3D Modeling tools (Solidworks)
Mechanical components for automation
Design to Installation / Commissioning
Mechanical design – Concept Phase
Mechanical design – 3D Design Phase
Mechanical design – 2D Design Phase
Design For Manufacturing and Assembly
Ability to autonomously develop a complete mechanical design concept of fixtures and equipment
Ability to guide a small team of junior mechanical engineers to complete the design and help the team to follow uniform technical solutions
Mechanical understanding of industrial equipment and machinery
Analysis and test for cost reduction
Logistics standards / processes
Process engineering and Cycle time
Transportation / Conveyor systems design (mechanical / controls)
Value analysis, design to cost
Knowledge of powertrain machining equipment.
Knowledge of robot systems
Knowledge of Siemens NX, FeatureCAM
Knowledge of vision systems
5 years with an automation company
5 years experience with powertrain machining
Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering
The Location:This position will be located in Southfield
Why Should You Apply?
Comau offers several benefits to provide health and financial security for you and your family, including medical, dental, vision and life insurance coverage.Comau also offers a variety of health and wellness programs, along with the options for a Health Savings Account and Flexible Spending Accounts with employer contribution, 401k with company match, life insurance, paid vacation & holidays, employee referral program, maternity and paternity leave, vehicle discounts and more!
Opportunities for Training and Career Development
Flexible work hours
Let’s Connect. A Global Spirit, a Local Presence.
Let’s Work. A history rooted in excellence, a future driven by innovation.
Let’s Innovate. We believe that innovation drives the industry towards excellence.
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled
Our benefits reflects the FCA commitment to helping you reach your personal and professional goals. In addition to an environment that promotes career development, we offer benefits for a healthy lifestyle and a rewarding future, designed to take care of you and your family, in various stages of life.
As a global company, our employee packages will vary by country, customary norms and the legal entity into which you are hired.