Mechanical Designer II

Mechanical Designer II
in Statewide, CA - US

Job Description

Develops layouts, detail drawings and assembly documentation using CAD. Typically involved in multiple projects of low to medium design complexity and will have contact with several departments within Leviton. This position has contacts with virtually all departments within Leviton including Operations, Product Management, Marketing, Manufacturing, QA, Purchasing, and Sales, and occasional contact with outside personnel such as vendors and consultants. Must at all times represent Leviton in a professional manner.

Job Responsibilities:

  1. Assist in the development of design concepts
  2. Develop layouts, detail drawings, and assembly documentation using the Corporate CAD system
  3. Develop other documentation as required such as Bills of Materials and Engineering Change Notification
  4. Performs tolerance analyses as applied to form, fit and function of high volume production parts and assemblies as required
  5. Work with project teams in the design and development of electronic products that will include working with:
    • Marketing to prepare a complete new product specification
    • Cost departments to complete a new product cost estimate
    • Prototype shop to check and evaluate new product designs
    • Quality Assurance to determine product reliability, function and testing parameters
    • Manufacturing Engineering to determine new tool and assembly requirements
    • System’s Engineering for the preparation of New Products Bills of Material and Engineering Change Notice documentation
  6. In house Test Lab and Agency Approvals Departments leading to new product’s approvals

Education & Experience:

  • High school diploma required
  • Associate’s Degree in technically related area preferred
  • Minimum 2 to 3 years’ experience in consumer product design or electro-mechanical device design

Local Education (Lighting)

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Industrial Design a plus

Skills & Abilities:

  • Knowledge of design and manufacture of products utilizing high volume production parts and assemblies
  • Ability to exercise sound and resourceful judgment in analyzing and recommending solutions
  • Ability to think and innovate independently

Local Skills (Lighting)

  • Proficiency with solid model component, assembly and drafting environments, Solidworks preferred
  • Ability to independently lift and carry assemblies up to 45lbs

Leviton is an EEO/AA Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

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