JUNIOR MECHANICAL DESIGN ENGINEER

Posted July 20, 2016

Hamsar Diversco – A Grakon Company (www.hamsar.com) is a manufacturer of heavy duty lighting products including LED work lamps, LED Headlights, automotive lighting and warning & safety lights. We have been producing quality, reliable LED, Halogen & HID/Xenon lighting products for the Aftermarket and OEM sectors for over 34 years. We work with our customers to understand their lighting needs, offering a selection of innovative products that fits their market and business objectives.

Responsibilities of the position include:

  • Accountable to aid in the profitable growth of the company’s product lines by meeting customer product needs and addressing current market trends
  • Participate in the project cycle of research, design, development, testing and utilization of electrical/mechanical components, mechanisms, materials, and circuitry pertinent to Electrical, Mechanical or Electronic product development
  • Participates in developing sketches, layout, detail and assembly drawings and gather all necessary information to develop a final design
  • Prototype development through part requirements identification, secure sample materials; build prototype according to engineering specifications, test and record pertinent details and aid in the customer presentations and testing as required
  • Using available tools test equipment to ensure products meet compliance criteria for SAE, DOT, e-mark or PPAP as required, ISO 9001 2008 quality objectives and customer specific requirements
  • Assists with production processes required to meet quality, cost and efficiency objectives
  • Accurately troubleshoot product issues and determine effective corrective action for a long term solution
  • Attending and providing input to applicable project meetings
  • Aid in the development of standard test procedures for new and modified existing products regarding incoming raw material inspection requirements, manufacturing product testing and finished good inspection
  • Assists with Purchasing Department with detailed material and component requirements, vendor selection and costing details
  • Deliver applicable training to production personnel
  • Other duties may be assigned

Requirements:

  • An experienced, dynamic, hands on Engineer, preferably with Automotive Industry experience
  • 2yrs experience in designing plastic parts, fixtures and gauges is a must
  • Knowledge in Plastic molding injections
  • 2yrs experience in CAD or 3D CAD is a must (Solid Edge Program preferred but SolidWorks and Catia is acceptable)
  • Experienced in Lighting is a plus
  • PPAP and GD&T Preferred
  • Post Secondary University degree in Engineering
  • Experience in researching and developing new products while improving the design, functionality and production process of our existing products
  • Effectively meeting deadlines, self-motivated and energetic with positive enthusiasm
  • Possess relevant experience in Product Testing, Production layout drawings, BOM components and work instructions
  • Ability to calculate dimensions, capacities and qualities by applying mathematical formulas
  • Ability to prepare engineering specifications using software programs for design, drawings, layouts, and programming
  • Accuracy in recording product testing reports for customers and internally
  • Ability to effectively communicate with customers regarding technical information
  • Excellent written and verbal communication and organizational skills
  • Proficiency in MS Office products is required
  • Some travel to customer locations will be required periodically

Hamsar welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

To apply to this position please submit your resume and cover letter, along with your salary expectations to the attention of our Human Resources Manager.

We thank all applicants for their interest in Hamsar Diversco, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.