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Simulation Engineer

Kelly Services
Decatur, IL 62523
**Casting Simulation Engineer| Decatur, IL**

**Full-time | Direct hire | On-site**

**Pay rate** : $70,000+ (Depending on experience)

Kelly Engineering client seeks an experienced **Casting Simulation Engineer.** The Casting Simulation Engineer will work with a team of subject matter experts and utilize casting simulation to develop gating and feeding designs for various castings. This position will drive yield improvements for the foundry while maintaining casting quality and implementing design-for-manufacturing principles.

**Essential Duties and Responsibilities:**

+ Performs pre and post-analysis of solid models in casting simulation environment.

+ Develops gating and riser and/or chills required to produce superior quality castings.

+ Works closely with metallurgist and tooling engineering to provide technical problem solving for the foundry.

+ Performs CAD modeling and provides the rigging geometry for tooling engineering.

+ Responsible for quality-conscious design including cost, weight, reliability, and ease of manufacturing.

+ Ability to reverse engineer existing tooling with 3D scanning equipment and recommend rigging changes to improve casting performance of existing tooling designs.

+ Understanding the companys products and optimize the casting design.

+ Ability to work independently with minimal supervision and work as a team as part of a larger project.

+ Apply knowledge and experience with GD&T practices for component design and specification.

+ Utilize Microsoft Excel for calculations and other Microsoft office tools for communication and presentation.

+ Maintain a working knowledge of the Companys manufacturing operations, to understand the strengths and weaknesses of design concepts from the point of view of manufacturability within the Company.

**Required Experience and/or Education:**

+ **Bachelors degree in Mechanical Engineering** or similar technical degree

+ 3-D CAD education and/or experience

+ One or more (1+) years experience in the engineering field.

+ Experience with solid modeling, scanning software, and FEA analysis is a plus.

+ 3D CAD experience using Creo or SolidWorks.

**About the client**

Client is the nation's leading manufacturer of flow control devices for the water and gas distribution industries.


+ Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance

+ 401(k) Retirement Plan

+ Paid Holidays

+ Tuition Reimbursement Program

+ Referral Bonuses

+ Other benefits also available

All applicants applying for this job opening must be legally authorized to work in the United States and are required to have US residency at the time of application. Client is not able to provide sponsorship.


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

Your engineering skills are in demand, but how do you find the right fit? Easy. With Kelly Engineering, our experts connect you with leading organizations where you can learn and grow, collaborate on innovative projects, and keep your skills sharp with top technology. Whether you prefer the variety and flexibility of short-term projects, or are looking for something more long-term, were here every step of the way to find your dream engineering job.

**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 (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). 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 and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.
Posted: 2022-05-13 Expires: 2022-06-13

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