Design Engineer

Curtis Industries
Worcester, MA
Mar 09, 2017
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Job Description

~~PRIMARY PURPOSE: To design, develop, and document new products from concept through engineering release to production.

NATURE OF WORK: Reporting to the Design Engineering Manager, this position exercises discretionary decision making. This is a fast-paced working environment with typical projects going from concept to production in 6 months or less. The position requires a strong ability to work under pressure and excellent time management skills, as the candidate will often have to balance many tasks with competing deadlines.

Curtis product lines include cab enclosures for sub-compact tractors, UTV's and golf cars, as well as snow removal equipment such as snow plows and spreaders. The ideal candidate will have an interest in areas such as outdoor power equipment and power sports. Typical materials used in the products include sheet metal, formed tubing, glass, thermoformed plastic, etc. Experience designing with these materials - particularly sheet metal - is desired.

ACCOUNTABILITIES: Working closely with project and manufacturing engineers, the design engineer will develop new products from initial concept through prototyping and full release to production. Using the latest release of SolidWorks and Enterprise PDM, the candidate will be responsible for creating 3D models, as well as detail drawings, weldment drawings, assembly drawings, etc. Bill of Materials (BOM), installation instructions, weld fixtures, and all other technical documentation is created by this position.
The candidate must be very well organized, as the documentation created in this role will subsequently be utilized by many other functions throughout the business.

Education: BS in Mechanical Engineering.
Experience: Minimum 3 years SolidWorks experience creating 3D part models, assemblies, and detail drawings; Enterprise PDM experience desired.
Skills: Experience working with sheet metal, tubing, and the associated design requirements are preferred. Surface modeling skills and FEA experience desired.

We offer an attractive salary with a progressive and a very comprehensive benefits package including health, dental, life, disability and 401(k) Plan with a strong company match. We have a strong team oriented work environment and provide a challenging and exciting environment that will allow you the opportunity to grow and succeed while making a significant contribution to the success of our Company.

If you have a positive attitude and the experience and skills noted above we would like to talk with you.

Salary: $65,000 to $78,000 annual. Bonus eligible.

EOE/ADA/Drug Free Employer. No phone calls please.

Company Description
Curtis Industries, LLC is a Leader in quality cab enclosures for Compact Tractors, Golf Cars, and UTV/Powersports Vehicles located in Worcester, Massachusetts.

This exciting opportunity exists in a rapidly growing, vibrant manufacturing company in Worcester, MA. Based on successfully executing on our growth strategy, Curtis Industries LLC is experiencing extraordinary growth in our business of providing cab enclosures, snow control products, and accessories for the tractor, utility vehicle, and golf car markets. We are ISO 9001:2008 certified and looking to stretch beyond the requirements of the standard to use elements of our QMS as a competitive advantage.

EOE/ADA/Drug Free Employer. No phone calls please.

Worcester, MA


Wed, 8 Mar 2017 13:15:47 PST