MACHINE DESIGN ENGINEER
Job Details
Smalley LZ - Lake Zurich, IL

About us

Smalley Steel Ring Company is the market leader in the industrial retaining ring and wave/compression spring manufacturing business. Our ingenuity, dedicated associates, engineering expertise, and technical ability are driving our success, holding over 50 years of manufacturing experience supplying the aerospace, automotive, and other industrial markets. We take pride in ourselves, the quality of our innovative products, our focus on continuous improvement, and the service of excellence that we provide to our loyal customers.

Smalley is committed to a diverse and inclusive culture where everyone feels they belong and all voices are heard. We believe in our associates and the unique perspectives they bring to every challenge, which is why we will empower you to push the boundaries of what is possible. We aim to continuously build upon a culture of innovation, diversity and inclusion with a continued focus on the human in human capital.

What is in it for you?

From Bags Tournaments to Spirit Days to an Annual Walk for Cancer Awareness, we believe in fostering a fun, collaborative, and diverse work environment that supports one another and our communities.

Smalley Values

Teamwork, Integrity, Trust, Respect, Accountability, Empathy, Commitment, Humility, Communication and Quality.

Job Summary

Smalley is currently looking for a Machine Design Engineer. The machine designer will be required to independently, under general supervision, design part and assembly models and drawings of automation machinery.

Responsibilities

  • Design of automated machines and equipment, including assembly and part drawings as well as other required documentation from design concept to manufacturing release
  • Design and detail of machinery tooling
  • Creation of machine operation and maintenance manuals
  • Assist in design reviews in order to evaluate design concepts and make recommendations
  • Troubleshoot production equipment issues

Requirements:

  • Proficiency in any 3D CAD software required (Inventor, SolidWorks, etc.)
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience in automated machinery or similar field preferred
  • BS in Mechanical Engineering or related field required
  • Must possess excellent problem solving skills
  • Proven understanding of manufacturing materials and tolerances
  • Working knowledge of PLC programming is a plus
  • Must be authorized to work in the US on a permanent basis
  • Authorized to work in the US on a permanent basis
  • Effective communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Pass required exam of basic math and English

What we offer

Smalley offers a competitive compensation and benefits package, including 401(k) savings plan with company match; profit sharing, health, dental, vision. Company paid life insurance, STD and LTD; supplemental life insurance, tuition reimbursement, paid time off, and 10 company paid holidays.

EEO/Affirmative Action

Smalley is an equal opportunity employer that evaluates qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics protected by law.

To learn more about our company, please visit our website at: www.smalley.com/careers

LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/smalley-steel-ring-co

Facebook: www.facebook.com/smalleysteelring

Twitter: twitter.com/ringsandsprings

*Should you need further assistance to apply to any of our job postings or have any general questions, please contact us at 847-719-5900.

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