Position Summary: The Mechanical Designer is responsible for the design, drawing/drafting of assigned products in development as well as drafting design modifications for existing products. This may include performance testing on vehicles. vehicles.
Roles & Responsibilities (other duties may be assigned):
Designs automotive turbocharger and fuel system components.
Oversees projects to include new products, but also sustaining projects and VIP (value improvement projects)
Measures existing parts to use in the design of new/modified products using standard measuring tools and computer aided tools.
May occasionally do performance testing of new products, when applicable.
Uses company equipment to prototype designs when needed.
Inspects and verifies accuracy of designed parts.
May draft, create or revise BOM (Bill of Material)
Drafts test reports and text for instruction sheets.
Knowledge Skills and Abilities:
Intermediate to advanced knowledge of general automotive mechanics
Intermediate to advanced knowledge of SolidWorks CAD
Knowledge of materials and manufacturing processes, preferred
Knowledge of database software, inventory software and manufacturing software is preferred
Intermediate to advanced knowledge of advanced prototyping technology (CNC, 3D Printers) desirable, but not required
Familiarity with automotive aftermarket industry, helpful
Knowledge and experience working on cars/trucks - an enthusiast mindset, highly preferred.
Education and/or Experience:
High School diploma required; relevant coursework in drafting.
2-5 years' experience as a mechanical draftsman or designer of automotive parts and/or components, highly preferred.
aFe POWER is an EEO company. No relocation available for this position. No staffing.
At aFe POWER, we engineer adrenalin! We are a manufacturer of high performance, automotive cold air intake systems, performance filters, fluid filters, intake manifolds, turbochargers, programmers, throttle body spacers, exhaust & suspension systems, and more with solutions to take your vehicle to the next level of power and performance. Our team thrives on collaboration and pours a tremendous a...mount of heart and soul into every product we release, from design to prototype to fit to packaging! We top that off with superior technical support and customer service. We're the ultimate enthusiasts, and we won't settle for less than awesome in anything we do! aFe POWER employees enjoy competitive compensation packages, a full range of benefits, monthly company events, access to shows, product discounts and a fast-paced, innovation driven culture. We're looking for enthusiast team members that are driven (pardon the pun) to succeed and be part of our growth. If you're intrigued and up for a challenge, we want to hear from you!