Mechanical Designer in Evansville, IN at George Koch Sons LLC

Date Posted: 6/25/2020

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Job Description


Create detailed project drawings for powder, wet spray and e-coat paint systems that delivers superior quality and value to our customers.

Essential Functions

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  1. Review and analyze customer specifications, project proposals, budgets, and schedules. 
  2. Consults regulatory and safety standards during the drafting phase. 
  3. Utilize Computer Aided Design and Drafting systems to develop detailed design drawings of GKS equipment according to GKS and ISO design standards.  
  4. Identify and resolve design problems and/or operating deficiencies. 
  5. Compute dimensions of materials and purchase accordingly.
  6. Ensure drawing releases to manufacturing or subcontractors are clear, and error free. Answer questions accordingly. 


  1. Technical Capacity
  2. Communication
  3. Thoroughness
  4. Problem Solving/Analysis
  5. Initiative



Less than 5% travel - ability to travel to various locations within the organization and to customer sites; domestic and international.

Required Education:, Experience, and Training

  1. Two-year technical school degree, or equivalent experience.
  2. One year of experience in drawing/designing. 
Requisite Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
  1. Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  2. Must be responsible, self-motivated, self-starter, personable and well organized.
  3. Superior customer service skills to deal with both internal and external customers.
  4. Ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously.
  5. Strong interpersonal skills; ability to work with diverse groups.
  6. Proficiency in the use of personal computers including such programs as MS Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint and Outlook.
  7. Ability to demonstrate planning, organizing and implementing skills which allow the successful completion of a project by a specific due date.
  8. Must be able to effectively handle stressful situations.
  9. Must be able to read and effectively interpret complex business documentation.

NOTE:  Requirements are representative of minimum levels of knowledge, skills and/or abilities. To perform this job successfully, the employee must possess the abilities or aptitudes to perform each duty proficiently, must demonstrate a desire for continuous learning and improvement, and will be expected to actively participate in company training sessions as necessary.

George Koch Sons is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and as such will recruit, hire, train, and promote persons in all job titles without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, sexual orientation, veteran status, genetics, physical or mental disability, or other protected characteristic.

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  • Job Family: DESIGNSR
  • Pay Type: Hourly
  • Employment Indicator: Regular