ZF Senior Designer in Washington, Michigan

Senior Designer

Division A - Engineering - Steering


Job Description


  • Design Electrical Power Steering components, prototype Assembly Tooling & Test fixtures etc.

  • Create 3D CAD models, 2D Drawings using CAD tools Catia V5 and Pro/E 2001.

  • Submit packaging data & customer Drawings in OEMs PLM data base.

  • Perform tolerance stack-ups.

  • Design applications that meet customer requirements and are cost effective.

  • Work with suppliers and implement supplier requests in designs as needed.

  • During development, create design proposals and present to management.

  • Maintains company standard drawings on products/systems.

  • Assist and work with Engineering Design Manager, Project Engineers and Project Managers.

Job Requirements:

Education and/or Experience:

  • 7+ years of Electrical Power Steering, Linkage & suspension components design.

  • 5+ years of ISO GD&T experience.

  • 3+ years of Tool Design experience in Fixtures/Assembly tools

  • 2+ years hands on experience in Winchill PLM.

  • 2+ years working with OEM customer software.

  • Must be proficient in Catia V5 & Pro/E 2001 CAD tools.

  • Must be strong in creating tolerance stack-ups.

  • Solid understanding of mechanical drafting practices.

  • Knowledge of different manufacturing processes.

  • Good communication skills & presentation skills.

  • Must have good knowledge on Design/Drawing Release Process.

  • Associates Degree in Mechanical Design required

  • Specialization in Tool Design Engineering.

Required Education and Experience

Experience and Skill Requirements

Position Status

Salaried Full-Time

Functional Area







United States

Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer M/F/Disability/Veteran