Kinze Sr. Harness Designer in Williamsburg, Iowa

Position Summary Design and route wire harnesses on agriculture equipment. Collaborate with design engineers on the design and maintenance of wire harnesses. Design for movement and avoid pinch points. Provide technical management for the prototype supplier. Fit prototype harnesses to the equipment, troubleshoot problems and resolve them. Read and create electrical schematic drawings. Select and apply connectors. Coordinate and conduct reviews of designs and drawings with internal customers.

Duties and Accountabilities

  • Design or improve existing product

  • Determine, recommend, and implement product changes

  • Analyze and oversee the development of prototypes

  • Assist in resolving any design issues

  • Create and maintain CAD models and drawings of designs to current drafting standards

  • Coordinate and conduct design/drawing reviews with cross functional team

  • Provide or assist with engineering change orders

  • Serve as a project team member

  • Manage own projects

Specifications and Requirements

  • Associates degree or vocational/technical school degree in the fields of study pertaining to CAD Drafting or Mechanical Design

  • At least 2 years of relevant work experience in the area of Mechanical Machine Design or closely related field

  • Proven 3D modeling capabilities

  • Experience with Inventor and Solidworks preferred

  • Wire gauge selection experience a plus