|Machine Design | Engineering Recruiters | Automation Recruiters

Kappa Search Inc. is a Chicago recruiting agency that specializes in engineering, manufacturing, operations and process recruitment and placement. We are currently recruiting for a Machine Design Engineer for an automotive parts manufacturer.


* Responsible for jig, fixture and tooling design.

* Performs engineering calculations, purchased part selection and prepares specifications.

* Adheres to good mechanical engineering and design practices and assures conformance to applicable industrial standards and codes.

* Oversees the generation of new or revised designs and approves the release of all required bills of materials and drawings.

Required Skills‎:

* ‎Bachelors degree in engineering: BSME or BSMET‎ ‎preferred‎

* ‎10 ‎years minimum engineering related experience‎

* ‎5 ‎years minimum machine design experience ‎(‎well versed in 3D CAD design software‎)‎

* ‎5 ‎years minimum major manufacturing process development experience‎

* ‎5 ‎years minimum project leadership experience and or supervision of subordinate employees‎

Preferred Skills:

* ‎10 ‎years  technically related experience in machine design‎

* ‎5 ‎years automotive related engineering experience‎

* ‎Proven ability with quality control systems‎, ‎i‎.‎e‎. ‎process capability and control verification methods‎, ‎i‎.‎e‎. ‎

FMEA methods‎

* ‎Proven ability with manufacturing cost and profit analysis and projections‎