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Research Development Mechanical Engineer

Kelly Services
West Burlington, IA 52655
**Mechanical / R&D Engineer (Low Voltage Switchgear - Busway)** **in** **West Burlington, Iowa**

Seeking a Mechanical Research & Development Engineer for a power and automation technology company in the West Burlington, IA area. This role will develop, design, prototype build, and design verification of low voltage Electrical Distribution Equipment through new product development or product modification activities.

**Work Authorization:**


**Essential Duties:**

+ Develop mechanical components, systems and/or technologies for low voltage busway and identify opportunities to improve existing products.

+ Ensure appropriate documentation (layout/ 3D design assembly/2D drawings / Bills of Material).

+ Ensure expected results in terms of quality, execution time, and cost.

+ Use design tools (like 2D / 3D, spreadsheets, and other in-house product development tools and processes.

+ Develop new products or improvements / modifications to existing products, including product concept, design documentation, as well as testing of the design in the laboratory.

+ On assigned design tasks, meet schedule and cost requirements.

+ Create definitions of parts, modules, and assemblies in the form of 2D drawings, 3D models, tolerance stack-ups, and other data to support analysis, manufacturing, assembly, tooling, and inspection needs.

+ Create CAD models in a linked model environment using Creo, as well as check, validate, and issue Creo associated drawings.

+ Work as part of a cross functional team including manufacturing, sourcing, global engineering, and systems engineering in developing and on-going support of state of the art for Electrical Distribution Equipment

+ Manage resolution of technical issues including root cause analysis.


+ Bachelor's degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering.

+ Prior 2 years experience as design engineer

+ CAD experience with Creo or other 3D CAD software.

+ Change management experience (Windchill or other)

+ Demonstrated ability to meet schedules in product design.

+ Working knowledge with MS Office

+ Excellent analytical skills, positive attitude, and ability to work within a project team environment.


+ Expertise evaluating and resolving thermal, short circuit, arcing fault, structural/seismic design issues in Switchgear/Busway product lines.

+ Familiar with agency requirements for IEC, NEMA, UL, and the process by which products are certified.

+ Working knowledge of NPI (New Product Introduction), Change Management ), Design For Six-Sigma, and Design For Reliability processes.

+ Experience and practice in using LEAN practices and tools.

+ Ability to identify, quantify, and resolve technical problems

+ Ability to work under pressure and meet project schedules

+ Ability to design, develop, analyze and document product designs which meet the functional, cost, reliability, manufacturability, and safety requirements of the customer or market

+ Strong team builder and team player with the demonstrated ability to work in a cross-functional, global, environment.

+ Demonstrated initiative, drive, leadership, communication, and interpersonal skills.

**Important Information** : Send me a copy of a **WORD DOCX** resume directly for immediate consideration at

In addition to working with the worlds most recognized and trusted name in staffing, Kelly employees can expect:

+ Competitive pay

+ Paid holidays

+ Year-end bonus program

+ Recognition and incentive programs

+ Access to continuing education via the Kelly Learning Center

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

Kelly puts you in charge of your career, with access to cutting edge projects and technologies in industry leading organizations. Top companies throughout the world have trusted Kelly as a premier source of engineering talent and services since 1965. And engineering job seekers know Kelly as a firm with an unmatched reputation for quality, integrity, and professionalism. Whether you seek the variety and flexibility of working on short-term project engagements or prefer contract-to-hire or direct-hire placement with our clients, apply with Kelly to explore opportunities that suit your specific professional interests.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live. Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce, including, but not limited to, minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law.
Posted: 2020-01-15 Expires: 2020-02-17

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