Job: Design Engineer

Lenco Industries
10 Betnr Industrial Drive
Pittsfield, MA 01201


Company Description:
Lenco is proud to serve as the nation’s leading designer and builder of tactical armored vehicles for Police, Fire, EMS, Military and Government agencies worldwide. Lenco is a well-respected, family-owned & operated business in our third generation and has been quietly growing in the Berkshires since 1981. With over 110 employees and three Pittsfield manufacturing facilities totaling over 160,000 SF, our staff enjoys clean, bright, organized workspaces; top notch equipment and company safety protocols that prioritize our employees’ health, safety and well-being. Our company culture reflects a cooperative team spirit and feeling of accomplishment producing world class response & rescue vehicles that are highly regarded and internationally recognized as protecting and saving countless lives. Our business is growing, and we seek hard-working & dedicated people who value the pay, benefits, work environment and job satisfaction our company offers. Please visit to learn more.

Job Title:
Design Engineer
Salary Range:Location:
Job Type:Category:
Full TimeEngineering
Education Level:Work Experience:
Bachelor's Degree
5+ yrs Mechanical Background/ 3+ yrs Manufacturing - Preference: Required
<p>The Design Engineer is responsible for the development of 2D and 3D files, drawings, layouts of vehicle parts and assemblies. This position requires independence in resolving design challenges and non-routine drawing assignments.&nbsp;</p>
<p><strong>ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:</strong></p><ul><li>Create designs for metal fabricated parts and assemblies using SolidWorks 3D.</li><li>Create full truck models and related documentation for the production dept.</li><li>Create drawings for external vendors for the purpose of machining or fabricating.</li><li>Effectively manage files using PDM software.</li><li>Effectively work independently in a team environment while managing multiple projects of varying degrees of urgency and complexity. &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</li><li>Collaborate with members of production staff to review designs and resolve manufacturing concerns.</li><li>Complete department ECR&rsquo;s (engineering change request) as assigned to repair/modify current designs or drawings.</li><li>Assist in the creation and maintenance of bills of material for manufactured and purchased parts.</li><li>Assist in improvement of standard operating procedures, safety, quality control, and training.</li><li>Assist and implement prosses improvement via design and manufacturing improvement techniques.</li><li>Carry our daily project management and problem resolution.</li></ul><p>&nbsp;<strong>ADDITIONAL JOB FUNCTIONS:</strong></p><ul><li>File management using ERP system.</li><li>Other duties as assigned</li></ul><p><strong>&nbsp;</strong><strong>INTERACTION WITH:</strong></p><ul><li>Various levels of internal staff within a variety of departments.</li><li>Customer and vendor interaction.</li><li>Production, Sales and Purchasing Departments</li></ul><p>&nbsp;</p>