Legrand NA Mechanical Design Engineer in Farmingdale, New York
At a Glance
Legrand has an exciting opportunity for a Mechanical Engineer to join the Data Communications Division in Farmingdale, NY.
Responsible for internal sales and support of the Legrand sales programs/initiatives and qualifying trade show leads, with a proactive sales effort to solicit and develop new customer relationships and revenue growth opportunities.
What Will You Do?
Develop a manufacturable package after considering company or customer concepts or problems or by interpreting blueprints in a cost effective and practical manner
Conceive, design, detail and construct various mechanical components and assemblies using CAD program
Create SOP drawings, depicting necessary manufacturing information needed to completely and accurately fabricate parts
Design around standard tooling and determine material types and gauges using standard in stock material
Produce process sheets to provide instruction for the proper manufacturing sequences
Maintain continuous communication with the appropriate personnel on complex manufacturing areas
Create flat patterns to aid in Quality Control inspection of CNC equipment and create punching and laser programs or nests as needed
Integrate custom and commercial components into a finished product
Participate in maintaining detailed and comprehensive records of all ideas, designs, and basic improvements
Other duties as assigned
Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering is required
Minimum of 3 years of design experience is required
Familiarity with sheet metal manufacturing practices and systems is preferred
Knowledge of computerized and manual drafting techniques and effectively utilize 3D computerized drawing/design package
Basic knowledge of Microsoft Office is required
Ability to perform engineering calculations, tolerance analysis, etc. to support design decisions
Familiarity with manufacturing processes including designing for machining, sheet metal fabrication, casting, and injection molding is required
Solid estimating, marketing and sheet metal strategy skills are required
Ability to think strategically, exercise good judgment and proactively provide innovative ideas is required
Strong relationship building skills, organizational, prioritization skills and presentation skills are required
Ability to foster teamwork and a collaborative atmosphere is required
Ability to arrive promptly for shift and stand and/or walk 50% of the time
Ability to hear, speak, kneel, bend and use a step ladder or stool
Capable of working in a manufacturing environment
Every single day, Legrand brings power, light and data to millions of spaces around the world. Legrand is a global, publicly-traded company listed on the Euronext (Legrand SA EPA: LR) with 36,000 employees worldwide, a market cap of $16B, revenue of more than $5 billion, with products sold in 180 countries. Legrand is listed on the Forbes Global 2000 as one of the world’s best employers. For more information, visit legrand.com.
About Legrand North and Central America
Legrand North and Central America (LNCA) employs over 5,000 associates in 60 locations, working in 6 product categories (Electrical Wiring Systems, Building Control Systems, AV, Data Communications, Power Distribution and Control, and Lighting). LNCA offers comprehensive medical, dental and vision coverage. LNCA offers distinctive benefits like high employer 401K match, above-benchmark paid maternity leave, paid time off to volunteer, and an active women’s network. LNCA is an employee-centered, growth company with tremendous opportunity. For more information, visit legrand.us.
About Legrand’s Data Communications Division
Legrand is a leader in network infrastructure solutions, with products designed to support data centers, building networks and audio/video applications. Legrand ensures maximum productivity in office and campus environments by providing reliable network and A/V infrastructure. Our connectivity, physical infrastructure and cable management solutions support building networks with designed-in efficiency, seamless integration and flexibility to meet changing space demands of your space. Legrand also delivers comprehensive network infrastructure to meet the expanding requirements of today’s data centers, with a range of connectivity, physical infrastructure, cable management, power and cooling solutions. These systems support next generation technologies with flexibility for future growth and energy and installation efficiencies, united by superior design.
For more information, visit legrand.us/datacom
Equal Opportunity Employer
External Company Name: Legrand North America