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Lead Designer Product Engineering-Canada


Belleville, ON, CA

REQ ID:  42910

With over 80 years as an industrial technology leader, Kennametal Inc. delivers productivity to customers through materials science, tooling and wear-resistant solutions. Customers across aerospace, earthworks, energy, general engineering and transportation turn to Kennametal to help them manufacture with precision and efficiency. Every day approximately 8,700 employees are helping customers in more than 60 countries stay competitive. Kennametal generated $2 billion in revenues in fiscal 2022. Learn more at Follow @Kennametal: Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, LinkedIn and YouTube.

Lead Designer Product Engineer

Belleville, ON



Duties and Responsibilities

  • Prepare detailed CAD drawings/designs, conceptual layouts, and sketches using both 2D and 3D platforms for parts/assemblies, fixtures, and jigs.
  • Ensure that drawings are clear and effectively convey the correct information using ANSI and ISO standard dimensioning and GD&T.
  • Create and maintain process documentation (work instructions, check sheets, etc.)
  • Support production process engineers, customer service, and sales with any design issues


Skills and Qualifications

  • College/University degree or background in Mechanical Engineering, Design and Drafting in CAD systems.
  • Knowledgeable of standard drafting practices and procedures. Use ANSI and ISO standard dimensioning and tolerance practices.
  • Handson SolidEdge/SolidWorks or similar 3D modeling and surfacing experience
  • Good verbal and written communication skills, including the ability to effectively communicate with customers and coworkers
  • Must be able to work under pressure and meet deadlines, while maintaining a positive attitude and providing exemplary customer service
  • Knowledge of machining, casting, and quality assurance
  • Any SAP experience is a benefit


Working Conditions

  • Office work
  • Full time
  • Regular business hours with additional hours may be required during certain periods.

Kennametal Inc. is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. As such, it is the policy of Kennametal Inc. to afford equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, handicap, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, citizenship status, veteran status, or other protected status, group, or characteristic under federal, state, and/or local law or regulation. It is Kennametal Inc.'s policy to comply with all applicable laws and regulations.


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