Engineer - Lifts

Engineering Carmel, Indiana Winamac, Indiana


This position can reside in either the Winamac or Carmel facility.


Job Summary:

BraunAbility is looking for a mechanical engineer that will assist in engineering analysis, design, development, testing and production support for the mobility industry.  Duties involve mechanical design, problem solving, and other engineering, manufacturing and quality aspects as needed.  This position also requires good written and verbal communication skills, an understanding of quality design tools and engineering processes as well as a desire to learn.


Job Functions / Responsibilities:

  • Assists in development projects from concept, to design and analysis, to validation testing and review. Coordinates with cross-functional groups to release and implement design into production while maintaining corporate objectives.
  • Conducts design and analysis using quality design tools, robust engineering and LEAN principles.
  • Performs design modification and continuous improvements as appropriate
  • Investigates manufacturing and service issues utilizing root cause analysis
  • Conducts necessary research incidental to design


Qualifications & Skills:  

  • Four-year degree in Mechanical Engineering (BSME), Mechanical Engineering Technology (BSMET) or relevant degree
  • Minimum of 3 years of design engineering work experience
  • Solid mechanical aptitude with demonstrated use of analytical abilities
  • Exposure to and understanding of quality, design and validation tools), tolerance stacking and LEAN principles a plus.
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience with Inventor or similar 3-D CAD software and MS Office products
  • Ability to drive results in to completion while maintaining project timelines
  • Goal oriented, adaptable, self-starter with the desire to learn
  • Strong attention to detail with “big picture” focus
  • Some travel required – less then 10%