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Continuous Improvement Design Engineer - Mid - Senior Level

Company: RFA Engineering
Location: Dubuque
Posted on: March 15, 2023

Job Description:

RFA Engineering -() -is seeking a growth oriented Mid to Senior Level candidate to be part of our engineering team onsite at our client John Deere Construction and Forestry located in Dubuque, Iowa. You will work with our experienced engineering staff and our customer's staff to provide optimized designs, improved designs for assembly and warranty reduction for Bulldozer Cabs.This is an onsite position. Work hours and environment are flexible. -Continuous Improvement Design Engineer

You will work on our CI Cab team and will work to reduce warranty, improve -manufacturability and, -correct assembly line issues and quality issues for the Bulldozer Cabs.Responsibilities -

  • Ensure production continues - May require part redesign, resourcing, rework planning, coordinating between multiple parties
  • Reduce warranty of parts through analysis of claims and returned parts
  • Investigate part deviation requests -
  • Work with operators on the assembly line to identify issues and conduct test fit ups
  • Improve manufacturability -and assembly of parts
  • Engage large teams to solve issues - Design, Manufacturing, Quality, Supply management, PV&V, Safety & Compliance, Publishing, External SuppliersRequirements
    • Bachelor's Degree -in Mechanical Engineering -or related Engineering field
    • Excellent communication both written and verbal
    • Experience with Creo
    • 3+ years related experience -
    • Demonstrated ability to meet deadlines and commitments
    • Strong analytical, problem solving and troubleshooting skills
    • Self-motivated, quick learner, with an any-problem-can-be-solved attitude
    • Strong organizational -and project management skills
    • Ability to thrive in a team environment
    • Must have a valid Drivers LicenseDesired Attributes
      • Basic Knowledge of plastics, sheetmetal, GD&T, welding, and fixturing
      • Mechanical aptitude demonstrated through work experience or hobbies
      • Familiarity with operating Construction, Forestry, or Ag off-road equipment.Salary is based on level of relevant experience which will be determined during interview process.$68,000 - $99,000 +

        About RFA Engineering
        RFA Engineering has provided machine design and engineering services to industry leading customers dating back to 1943. Our primary focus is project based product development of off highway equipment including agricultural, construction, mining, recreational, industrial, and special machines. -Our work includes concept development, product design, documentation, problem-solving, simulation, optimization, and testing of components, systems and complete machines. Our engineering staff is located at our Engineering Center in Minneapolis, MN, Satellite office in Dubuque, IA, and at numerous customer sites throughout the U.S.We Offer Competitive -Benefits:
        • Health and Dental Insurance
        • Supplemental Vision Insurance
        • Company Paid Life Insurance
        • Company Paid Long-Term Disability
        • Short-term Disability
        • Retirement Savings Account (Traditional 401k & Roth 401k)
        • Flexible Spending Plans for Medical Expenses and Dependent Care
        • Annual Pay Increases -
        • Extra Time Bonuses
        • Paid Time Off (PTO)
        • Holiday Pay
        • Bereavement Leave
        • Employee Assistance Programs (EAP)
        • Education AssistanceEqual Opportunity and Veteran FriendlyPowered by JazzHR

Keywords: RFA Engineering, Dubuque , Continuous Improvement Design Engineer - Mid - Senior Level, Engineering , Dubuque, Iowa

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