Use CAD equipment and applications to work with engineering document technicians and R&D shop technicians, to take conceptualized ideas and formalize them into designs, sketches, specifications and engineering drawings of tooling and equipment. May consult or use resource books, catalogs, outside vendors, etc., to develop detailed drawings and working plans of parts, tooling or pieces of equipment and/or machinery. Work is typified by its non-repetitive R&D nature.
Perform non-routine and moderately complex design tasks requiring the operation and application of Computer Aided Design equipment and applications.
Perform research regarding materials or parts needed. Use as a resource, applicable handbook data and good working knowledge of available catalogs of standard purchasable parts/components.
Work with management personnel in establishing product or process specifications for specific tooling and equipment.
Provide technical expertise on specific technical design problems related to existing or new products and machinery.
Perform other duties as assigned.
SPECIFIC KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Comprehensive working knowledge of current Solidworks release
Experience or working understanding of Solidworks PDM file management system.
Must have comprehensive experience with the 3D sketch aspect of Solidworks.
Must be proficient with part, assembly and drawing creation.
Must be organized and detail oriented.
Possess working understanding of basic material properties and mechanical principles.
Excellent communication and documentation skills.
Creative problem solving abilities with an open mind and design flexibility.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
One year certificate from college or technical school plus a minimum of four years shop experience with at least two years of directly related applicable CAD design experience.
Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. Ability to write routine reports and correspondence. Ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of organization.
Ability to work with mathematical concepts such as fundamentals of plane and solid geometry and trigonometry. Ability to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios, and proportions to practical situations.
Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to stand or sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; and reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to walk; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; and talk or hear. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 10 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Normally a quiet office environment, however while performing the duties of this job, the employee may occasionally be exposed to moving mechanical parts, fumes or airborne particles, extreme cold, extreme heat, and vibration.
Holley/MSD is a leading consumer branded business serving the $8 billion performance automotive space. With a combined 150 years of service, product knowledge and performance expertise, Holley and MSD are two of the oldest and most iconic brands in the performance automotive industry and are synonymous with American performance car culture. In addition, through a series of strategic acquisitions, Holley/MSD has built a stable of industry leading, complementary brands, including Hooker, Accel, Edge, Superchips, NOS, Weiand, Racepak, Hays, Mallory, Earls, Quick Fuel Technologies and DiabloSport. Holley/MSD serves a lifestyle market and its mission is to add value and excitement to enthusiasts’ vehicles to fuel their automotive passions.