Kelly Services CAD Adminstrator in Kansas City, Missouri



Associate's degree in engineering or 10 years experience


  • 8 years of SolidWorks

  • Working knowledge of knowledge based engineering tools such as Drive Works

  • 5 years of previous design experience

  • Must demonstrate a thorough understanding of the principles of DFMA, lean manufacturing, and dimensioning and tolerancing.

  • Must possess a solid understanding of simple AC power circuits including concepts of power factor and short circuit current testing.


  • Perform the highest level design and modification of sheet metal, extruded, injection and compression molded parts, wire forms and other components, complex assemblies and mechanisms, products, and product lines applying Company best practices, DFMA, and lean manufacturing principles with little direct supervision.

  • Properly select component materials based on cost and engineering considerations.

  • Perform tolerance analysis to verify robust design.

  • Propose, design, and evaluate design alternatives.

  • Perform initial FEA analysis to verify component/assembly performance.

  • Create working drawings of parts and assemblies.

  • Investigate and evaluate potential new manufacturing techniques.

  • Calculate dimensions, weights, capacities, or qualities by applying mathematical formulas.

  • Estimate costs of materials and labor for the product being developed.

  • Assist in construction, testing, and evaluation of prototypes of components and products.

  • Check engineering documentation of design work to Company and industry applicable standards.

  • Plan and implement kaizen events related to product design, production implementation, and Engineering department goals.

  • Work in partnership with tooling providers both within and outside of the Company.

  • Troubleshoot and resolve design related manufacturing problems and support manufacturing kaizen.

  • Responsible for monitoring and minimizing model and assembly inaccuracies.

  • Establish and utilize frameworks and systems, including tools such as visual management, problem solving, standard work and kaizen.

  • Adheres to and promotes the HR Pledge

  • Ability to cooperate and commit in a team environment to achieve goals and deliverables

  • Resolve difficult or complicated challenges using the problem solving process

  • Actively embrace our core principals using courage, humility and kazien

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source of engineering talent and services since 1965. And engineering job seekers know Kelly as a firm

with an unmatched reputation for quality, integrity and professionalism. Whether you seek the variety

and flexibility of working on short term project engagements, or prefer contract-to-hire or direct

hire placement with our clients, apply with Kelly to explore opportunities that suit your specific

professional interests.

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