Solidworks Designer – Mechanical

Dürr Systems Inc., Southfield, United States

Design and 3D Model Paint Finishing Systems in the automotive and non-automotive industry.


Your Tasks:

  • Create parametric 3D models of standard components
  • Create assemblies from components
  • Create drawings, and bills of material (BOM) for fabrication
  • Review designs for ease and cost reduction of fabrication
  • Resolve discrepancy reports from the fabrication facility
  • Collaborate with Manufacturing and Quality teams to develop next gen products
  • Familiar with Lean Manufacturing and Continuous Improvement
  • May provide work leadership to lower level drafters
  • Attend and/or conduct design reviews
  • Support on-site installation and commissioning crew as required
  • Communicate with project team, customers, and suppliers
  • Understand, diagnose, and solve real or potential design problems
  • Travel approximately 5%

Nonessential Functions:

  • Perform other related duties as assigned


Your Skills:

  • Associate’s degree, vocational training, or equivalent experience in related field
  • 2+ years’ experience with current Solidworks software tools
  • Design intent and assembly capability
  • Strong knowledge of configurations and equation based design
  • Able to read and interpret building and process related drawings
  • Ability to learn and utilize software specific utilities
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office: Word and Excel
  • Ability to use AutoCAD 3D a plus
  • Knowledge of Industrial Paint Finishing Systems a plus
  • Knowledge of sheet metal forming and weldments a plus
  • Knowledge of buildings (structure, ventilation and piping systems) a plus
  • Ability to understand and maintain project schedules
  • Good time management skills
  • Good organizational skills
  • Good verbal communication skills
  • Able to work well independently and in a team environment
  • Able to technically define problems and propose solutions
  • Able to adapt to change
  • Willing and able to work overtime, weekends, and holidays when necessary

Physical Demands:
While performing duties of job, incumbent is occasionally required to stand; walk; sit; and use hands and arms. Employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by the job include close vision and distance vision. 

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, marital, or veteran status, the presence of a medical condition or disability, height, weight, or any other protected status.  We maintain a drug-free work place and perform pre-employment drug and alcohol testing.

Note to all Staffing Agencies: Dürr has a team of dedicated Human Resources professionals who are responsible for all hiring needs. Our practice is to partner and work with our approved vendors on an as needed basis. We do not accept resumes from agencies that are not on our preferred vendor list and have not signed our Recruiting and Permanent Placement Contract. Any resumes submitted from unapproved vendors will be considered unsolicited, and Dürr will not be obligated to pay a referral fee.


Primary Location: US-MI-Southfield
Work Locations: 26801 Northwestern Highway Southfield, MI 48033


Durr Systems, Inc.
48033 Southfield, United States
Durr Systems, Inc.
26801 Northwestern Highway
48033 Southfield
United States