FANUC America Corporation Product Development Mechanical Engineer - Fluid in Rochester, Michigan
FANUC America CorporationProduct Development Mechanical Engineer - Fluid Rochester, MI 48309
AtFANUC America Corporationwe are passionate about our customers, our employees, and the work we perform. We maintain a workplace where individuals can be proud of, where talents are embraced, and results are encouraged and supported.
We are looking for talented people who value integrity, informed decision-making and collaboration. If you believe you are one of those talented people, and are interested in being considered for a career atFANUC America, we invite you to applytoday!
FANUC America Corporationis the world leader in robotics, CNC systems and factory automation and has been voted by our employees as a Top Workplace year after year. Our innovative technologies and proven expertise help manufacturers in the Americas to be more efficient, reliable and profitable. FANUC America is currently searching for aProduct Development Mechanical Engineerin ourFluid Flow and Hardwaregroup to support the development and engineering responsible for the implementation and support of fluid delivery parts and systems used in automotive painting. Primary responsibilities will include:
Will work in areas of component design, material selection, flow control, atomization of paint and understanding the behavior of these elements as they impact the performance, reliability, and cost of equipment for automotive painting
In addition to new product research and development assignments, the engineer will also be assigned to resolve issues with current products and installations.
Selection and packaging of Fluid control components
Develop component and assembly designs in Solidworks
Define and implement required analysis for fluid flow problems.
Troubleshoot and investigate customer issues including hardware problems, color change issues and interdisciplinary problems related to paint applications.
Review and rationalization of commercial component options for a design.
Completion and release of production drawings with a minimum supervision.
Design of fluid delivery components and machined parts
Development of dimensions and tolerances for new components, including GD&T.
Resolve comments and concerns raised by assembly technicians and/or suppliers.
Estimate the duration and labor cost to complete a proposed design to develop schedules
Develop and execute validation and performance tests for paint equipment.
Work in in interdepartmental teams to concurrently create new robotic painting systems.
Develop simple project schedules
Create technical procedures and content for product documentation
Will interface with other research and development staff, operations, sales, execution, suppliers, and, in some cases, the end customer.
Ideal candidate will have the following experience and education:
BS Mechanical or Aerospace Engineering, or equivalent relevant experience, MS Engineering and/or a focus on Fluid Control preferred
Experience in product development, especially some which required work in fluid flow and analysis preferred
Previous experience with fluid control equipment and / or electro pneumatics preferred.
Experience working in electrostatics and/or paint atomization a plus
Basic aptitude for mechanisms and fluid control elements
Basic aptitude for reading engineering drawings
Willingness to learn Solidworks, Mathcad and PaintTool
We offer market competitive pay and benefits programs, as well as opportunities for advancement, knowledge and skill development, and recognition of individual achievements. In addition, we offer the following benefits to our employees:
Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance
401(k) Retirement Program
Short-Term & Long-Term Disability Plans
Flexible Spending Accounts
Employee Assistance Program
Flexible Benefit Dollars
Generous Holiday & Vacation Program
FANUC America Corporation is an equal opportunity employer that proudly extends opportunities to qualified individuals including disabled persons and veterans without regard to any legally protected status or characteristic.