Valmont Industries, Inc. Mechanical Designer III in Colorado Springs, Colorado
10205 Federal Drive, Building B Colorado Springs Colorado 80908
We’re Here to Move the World Forward.
Valmont impacts millions of people around the world every day, yet they might not realize the many ways. Our technology is helping feed the growing population, supplying the world with more reliable energy and access to renewables, enhancing connectivity in remote and urban locations to create a sustainable future and so much more. Simply put, Valmont is advancing agricultural productivity and reimagining vital infrastructure to make life better.
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A Mechanical Designer III supports new product development in a speed-to-market, telecom industry. The designer reports to the Design Supervisor and works in a dynamic team environment. The designer delivers new products from customer requirements through production while considering the project schedule, scope, and cost. The designer also supports Engineering in Finite Element Analysis (FEA) and Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) studies as needed.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions
Work on the ongoing development of new and existing product lines with high to advanced design complexity in a lead role.
Design 3D parts and assemblies using SolidWorks computer-aided design (CAD) software.
Draft 2D prints in compliance with ConcealFab standards using SolidWorks CAD software.
Calculate factors like tolerance and critical to function dimensions.
Prepare and review a bill of materials (BOM) for all necessary products.
Lead design reviews for required department personnel (fabrication, welding, assembly, shipping, etc.).
Attend design reviews and provide constructive feedback.
Check drawings with advanced complexity from other designers according to ConcealFab standards.
Work with product management to create new proposals based on customer requests.
Communicate effectively with other departments including configuration management, quality, and procurement.
Support Engineering Change Orders with high complexity by working with necessary departments to refine designs and/or manufacturing processes.
Maintain and increase technical knowledge by attending educational workshops, online training courses, and completing relevant certifications.
Apply design for manufacturing and assembly (DFMA) best practices.
Ability to adapt to changes in requirements, priorities, and deadlines.
Apply Geometric Dimensioning & Tolerancing (GD&T) to parts and drawings as needed.
Set up FEA and CFD studies and run simulations with limited engineering oversight.
Assist Engineering and Project Management staff with day-to-day project functions, as needed, including researching product specifications, purchased part descriptions, functionality, and availability.
Incorporate structural and thermal analysis considerations into designs by interpreting FEA and CFD reports with limited Engineer oversight.
Identify areas for process improvement within engineering and initiate research into the implications of changes.
Report, document, and implement process improvement changes identified.
Valmont does not discriminate against any employee or applicant in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, genetic information, veteran status, disability or any other characteristic protected by law. Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
If you have a disability and require any assistance in filling out the application for employment email EEOCompliance@Valmont.com.
Pay - $23.65 to $32. hr
Valmont is here to modernize vital infrastructure and increase agricultural productivity, sustainably and reliably. We galvanize steel to last a century with minimal environmental impact. We modernize irrigation to feed a growing population by utilizing the latest technology. We harden the electrical grid to enable the delivery of reliable power to millions of homes around the world. And we help make communities everywhere safer, cleaner and more connected through our smart infrastructure technology.
Valmont serves two primary markets — agriculture and infrastructure — and seven diverse product lines: Utility, Lighting and Transportation, Telecom, Solar, Coatings, Irrigation and Ag Tech. We manufacture products in 85 facilities spread across six continents, and we do business in 100 different countries.
That’s what Valmont does. We conserve resources and improve life, finding ways to make innovation and technology beneficial in the real world.
- That’s the value we add.