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Senior Mechanical Engineering Designer- Omaha, NE

Date:  Apr 27, 2021

Omaha, NE, US, 68022

Travel:  Up to 25 % Travel
Company:  Lindsay Transportation Services

Organization Summary

Lindsay Corporation is a global company, headquartered in Omaha, Nebraska, focused on providing irrigation and infrastructure solutions to meet the needs of a growing population. As one of the world’s leading providers of irrigation and water management, its Zimmatic systems are operating in more than 90 countries. Lindsay Corporation’s infrastructure division offers a wide range of products that aid in roadway maintenance and transportation safety. Since 1955, Lindsay Corporation has been at the forefront of research and development of products and services designed to meet the needs of a constantly evolving world.


Position Description

Senior Designer is responsible for various technical design assignments including system and component performance enhancements, new product features, process improvements, and research & development activities.  The Senior Designer will be expected to champion the corporate standards and dimensioning protocols for design models and engineering drawings.  This position will also include being part of cross-functional teams assigned with developing new products and platforms to meet scope, quality, schedule, and cost commitments.


Position Details

This is a full-time, exempt position located in Omaha, NE.  This position may involve occasional travel to visit manufacturing facilities and customer sites.


Duties & Responsibilities

  • Create or supervise the creation and release of design drawings to production facilities
  • Maintain the accuracy and security of all design model and drawing data inside the PLM system
  • Provide technical assistance to the Lindsay Sales, Customer Service, and Production teams
  • Travel to manufacturing facilities and customer sites as needed
  • Execute assignments on time and on target; product specifications, cost, schedules, and budgets
  • Identify and execute innovations/improvements to Lindsay products and processes 
  • Support Lindsay’s values
  • Communicate honestly, immediately, and concisely
  • Take command of work assignments, work with little or no supervision
  • Ensure that all effort complies with ISO 9000 requirements


Preferred Qualifications

  • 2 Yr. Degree in Drafting for Mechanical Design or equivalent                                                 
  • 8 years min. experience in 3D modeling and creating 2D design drawings using SolidWorks or equivalent            
  • 5 years min. experience with modeling and drafting steel sheet metal and structural weldments             
  • Working knowledge of metal fabrication; laser cutting, shearing, punching, forming & welding                   
  • Has performed PDM administration of the Engineering models and drawings                                                      
  • Experienced in working in a formal drawing document control system
  • Knowledgeable in creating Bills of Materials and parametric system drawing trees                 
  • Technical expertise with ASME Drawing Standards                                                     
  • Proficient in the use of Geometric Dimensioning & Tolerancing (GD&T)                                           
  • Desire experience in using APQP/DFSS tools (DFMEA, DFMA, DVP&R, etc.)
  • Has a high mechanical aptitude                                            
  • Proficient with MS Office products                                                    


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran. 

Lindsay Corporation does not accept unsolicited referrals or resumes from any source other than directly from candidates. We will not consider unsolicited referrals and/or resumes from vendors including and without limitation, search firms, staffing agencies, fee-based referral services and recruiting agencies. Lindsay Corporation will not pay a fee to a recruiter or agency that does not have a signed vendor agreement with Lindsay Corporation. Any resume or CV submitted to any employee of Lindsay Corporation without having a vendor agreement in place will be considered property of Lindsay Corporation. Lindsay Corporation will not be held liable to pay a placement fee.

Nearest Major Market: Omaha
Nearest Secondary Market: Council Bluffs

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