Avery Dennison Mechanical Engineer in Miamisburg, Ohio
Avery Dennison (NYSE:AVY) is a global materials science company specializing in the design and manufacture of a wide variety of labeling and functional materials. The company’s products, which are used in nearly every major industry, include pressure-sensitive materials for labels and graphic applications; tapes and other bonding solutions for industrial, medical, and retail applications; tags, labels and embellishments for apparel; and radio frequency identification (RFID) solutions serving retail apparel and other markets. Headquartered in Glendale, California, the company employs approximately 30,000 employees in more than 50 countries. Reported sales in 2018 were $7.2 billion. Learn more at www.averydennison.com.
Be part of the New Product Development team developing new products for Avery Dennison including, but not limited to, portable and industrial thermal barcode printers, RFID (Radio Frequency Identification), wireless solutions, accessories and services. Work within formal and informal teams; Utilize project management tools; Utilize individual creativity to resolve design and materials problems, Develop novel and successful products; Work closely with other corporate technical, manufacturing, and marketing resources; Will manage to milestones and have top-line growth objectives.
Primary Responsibilities and Essential Functions:
Demonstrable ability to design new products from concept phase to mass production.
Participate as part of an innovative development team, contribute during conceptual design and architectural strategic planning sessions, provide in-depth technical input and analysis, perform design reviews, and actively participate as part of the overall engineering team.
Present information and effectively communicate with cross functional teams.
Maintain awareness of advances in technology and competitive intellectual property.
Frequent inter-organizational and outside customer contacts.
Provide recommendations for capital purchases- equipment.
Leverage internal and external experts to accomplish goals.
Methodical Problem Solving using a methodical approach (builds mental models, designs experiments, develops test tools, etc) in understanding and solving problems.
Must be able to balance (prioritize/manage) several projects at once
Other duties, as assigned by management.
Minimum Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent
5+ years of experience in Mechanical Engineering
Effectively apply mechanical engineering best practices, latest innovations, analysis tools and machine shop manufacturing knowledge to designs
Mechanical design experience with Solidworks and Enterprise Product Data Management preferred
Thermal Flow, Strain/Stress, and Torque analysis experience
Mathematical mechanical modeling and simulation experience (e.g. Solidworks Simulation)
Technically creative with an understanding of mechanical functions to provide solutions in a robust and economical manner
Experienced in drawing creation for assemblies and details to include all dimensions, tolerances, and documentation to allow the manufacture and assembly of designs that meet specified requirements
Self-motivated to initiate and implement tasks, strategies and techniques in a goal oriented manner to increase productivity and profitability
Ability to work independently and foster a team environment, in a fast-paced environment
Excellent written and oral communication skills
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or other protected status. EEOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled. All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.
All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or other protected status. EEOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled