Design Engineer (Eskridge) – Olathe, KS

Designs and directs the development of mechanical components, products, or plant systems.

  • Design spur gears, bearing systems, shafts, splines, castings, and brakes.
  • Analyze performance requirements and specify an existing product, or develop a new product, to meet requirements of an application.
  • Perform load and fatigue analysis on designs.
  • Uses finite element software to analyze designs.
  • Prepare cost estimates for products.
  • Analyze, design and prepare or directs the preparation of detailed drawings, bills of materials, component routing and customer documentation.
  • Ability to understand and apply Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerances.
  • Confer with manufacturing employees to implement operating procedures, resolve issues, and provide technical information and assistance.
  • Maintain a working knowledge of new developments, techniques, and product in the industry.

Education and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree (B. S.) in mechanical engineering or other technical degree and up to five years related experience and/or training.

Computer Skills 

  • 3D design software, preferably Autodesk Inventor
  • Design data management software, preferably Autodesk Vault
  • ANSYS Finite Element or equivalent
  • Profit Key ERP System or equivalent
  • Microsoft Office Suite of Products
  • Adobe Suite Software


  • Experience in design and application of mechanical machinery; gearbox design preferred.
  • Strong mechanical aptitude, analytical analysis competencies and problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to design and/or redesign products to ensure they meet performance, quality, manufacturing, and cost requirements for standard and/or custom products.
  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills.
  • Outstanding time management and organizational skills.


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