Senior SolidWorks Design Engineer

Sager Metal Strip Company has specialized in custom metal fabrication for over 60 years. Since 1976, Sager has designed and manufactured custom conveying solutions for customers and industries around the world. Our commitment to our customers is the reason why some of the best-known companies in the world rely on Sager conveyors and equipment. Full time employees are offered participation in a 401K plan, health, dental and vision plans. Sager Metal is an equal opportunity employer.

Michigan City, Indiana

Brief Description

Sager Metal Strip Company seeks an advanced SolidWorks and mechanical design professional to enhance the level of efficiency, skill, and professionalism of its Mechanical Design team. The candidate will be responsible for designing parts and assembling units in SolidWorks and creating mechanical drawings to support project managers and manufacturing departments.

Job Responsibilities

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Prepare preliminary design models and final design engineering of SolidWorks drawings for mechanical equipment, parts, and assemblies to support our customers, project managers, and manufacturing departments
  • Interpret plant layouts, project scope, design specifications and drawings
  • Create product support documentation including, but not limited to: assembly instructions, parts manuals, production methods, controls and process specifications utilizing 3D CAD exploded views of physical parts assemblies and sub-assemblies
  • Assist in developing improved internal processes and standards


Education requirements, certifications, work experience

  • Mechanical Engineering or Mechanical Engineering Technology degree or equivalent
  • Experience modeling sheet metal parts in SolidWorks
  • Strong knowledge of SolidWorks – Certified CSWA or better, CSWPA-SM preferred
  • 3-5 years working with Solidworks, EPDM and ANSI drafting practices
  • Exceptional mechanical aptitude and strong analytical skills
  • Well-developed communication skills including verbal, written, listening and presentation skills
  • Well-developed interpersonal skills including the ability to work effectively in a cross-functional team environment
  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Refined time management skills, high work ethic
  • Proficient in the use of AutoCAD and PDM/EPDM software
  • Strong desire to learn and contribute to the growth of the company
  • Proficient in a variety of machining and fabrication techniques
  • Process driven individual

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Sager Metal Strip Company, LLC

100 Boone Drive | Michigan City, IN 46360

(219) 874-3609contact us