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Designer in Northville, MI at ZF

Date Posted: 1/8/2019

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Position Summary: The ZF Chassis Components Designer models, drafts and transfers working models, layouts and master drawings of vehicle components, assemblies, and systems from specifications, sketches, models, prototype samples or verbal instructions to meet customer specifications.

Position Responsibilities:

  • Creates and/or Modifies Prints and 3-D Models per request of Design Engineer and to internal or customer CAD standards.
  • Creates and /or modifies PDM data per request of Design Engineer, Senior Design Engineer or Lead Engineer.
  • Performs preliminary and advanced work in development of working designs, revising size, shape, and arrangement of parts to create a practical design.
  • Provides layout design in developing suspension and steering designs.
  • Operates computer aided design (CAD) system. Prints hard copies, prepares files for data transfer (tapes, disks, or direct data line transfers) in at least one of the following CAD Languages (Unigraphics, CATIA V5)
  • Creates 3D surface/faced models or 3D wire-frame models from 2D data for customers as necessary.
  • Check drawings and Bill of Materials
  • Comply with all ISO TS 16949 Policies and procedures
  • All other duties as assigned.

    Essential Skills and Experience:

  • Associate's Degree in Engineering, CAD Design or related
  • 4-5+ years' experience in Design (including internship/co-op experience)

    Preferred Skills and Experience:

  • Proficient in at least one CAD language (CatiaV5, Unigraphics)
  • Familiar with PDM systems (TeamCenter, Enovia)
  • Automotive industry experience
  • Spanish and/or German language skills

    ZF North America, Inc. provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. ZF North America, Inc. complies with applicable state and local laws governing non-discrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including, but not limited to, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training. ZF North America, Inc. expressly prohibits any form of unlawful employee harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of ZF North America, Inc. employees to perform their expected job duties is absolutely not tolerated.

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