As a proud advocate for manufacturing in the U.S.A., Kenall has become a champion in developing advanced lighting solutions, systems and controls for high abuse, transportation, security detention, and sealed enclosure for healthcare, cleanroom, containment and food processing environments. We currently have an opportunity available for a Sr. Mechanical Design Engineer (Lighting Experience).
As a member of Kenall’s product design and development engineering team, this individual will be responsible for the following:
Design and develop fixtures for existing product lines
Create drawings for production release ensuring designs pass all requirements
Develop specifications sheets
Modify existing products per customer requirements or based on continuous improvement
Log requests using Workfront project management system
Work with testing and compliance team to develop product samples
Mentor junior design engineers
Lead engineering design reviews
Key interface with product development, quality and operations staff
6+ years practical experience in product design and development in the Lighting industry
Proficient using 3D CAD solid modeling software; SolidWorks and Inventor
Familiarity with manufacturing processes including injection molding, die-casting, extrusion and thermoforming
Strong understanding of sheet metal fabrication as well as polycarbonate, acrylic and aluminum
Able to design/build prototypes
In addition to excellent engineering design skills, demonstrated top grade aesthetic capabilities desired
Strong written and verbal English communication skills
Resourceful, highly organized while maintaining a high level of attention to detail and accuracy; Highly dependable, self-motivated and directed
Professional in appearance and attitude and able to work with customers, vendors and colleagues on all levels
Flexible, able to work within a team environment; managing multiple projects and tasks at the same time
Committed to advancing the state of lighting, Kenall is an established organization with a proven track record of excellence and great corporate culture. Kenall offers full time employment, competitive wages and benefits and continuous learning opportunities. If you share our drive, professionalism and enthusiastic spirit and would like to be a part of a growing organization, we would like to hear from you..
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Founded in 1963 by Ken Hawkins, Kenall Manufacturing carved a niche within the industry by creating the first impact- and vandal-resistant lighting products, and continues that mission today by providing intelligent, durable and sustainable solutions to complex lighting problems. As the company’s second generation CEO & Chairman, Jim Hawkins has expanded the company’s vision to include sealed LED lighting for containment or clean spaces; high abuse lighting for public access areas; correctional, healthcare and transportation lighting; with the exciting additions of Indigo-Clean visible light disinfection and TekLink lighting controls.
Headquartered in Kenosha, Wisconsin, Kenall’s manufacturing facility is vertically integrated with fabrication and finishing departments and a certified UL Test Lab. A full circuit board design, testing, and assembly facility is also located within the complex. Kenall owns the proprietary tooling and patents related to our innovative designs. We have achieved a leadership position within the industry by conducting business with honesty, integrity, and fairness, while respecting and satisfying the interests and needs of our esteemed customers and a...ssociates.
As a result of our strategic vision and the dedication of our team, Kenall has emerged as one of the most respected independent lighting manufacturers in the industry. The company’s plan is to continue our growth by strengthening our leadership in existing product segments, while continuing to find new opportunities in other specialized areas of the specification-grade lighting market. We are proud to say that Kenall products are manufactured in the USA.