New Leader Manufacturing seeks a dedicated and innovative Senior Design Engineer to join our Cedar Rapids, Iowa team and work on a variety of projects related to the development, design, and testing of our industry-leading agricultural and municipal equipment. As a mid-sized manufacturing company, NLM offers the flexibility of a small company with the benefits and career advancement opportunities of a large organization. Our in-house engineering team is involved in every facet of our projects, from the initial conception all the way through to final design and testing. With an international presence, our products serve some of the largest cities and customers in the world and make a profound impact on our environment. For that reason, we focus the majority of our time and effort researching and developing the newest technology in our field, continuing to move our industry and company forward and ensuring the best equipment possible is on our roadways and in our fields.
Productivity / Job Knowledge 20%
Act Like an Owner. 20%
Be Interested. Stay Interested. 20%
Create Change. Start With Yourself. 20%
Seek New Perspectives. 20%
Fail Fast. Learn Fast. 20%
Qualifications and Essential Skills:
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Regularly required to sit and interface with computer systems while maintaining a high level of concentration. The employee is also regularly required to stand and walk while performing the duties of the job. The employee is occasionally required to reach with hands and arms, stoop, kneel, or crouch. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk and hear. The employee is occasionally required to use hands/fingers to handle or feel. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, and ability to adjust focus.
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
The noise level in the office work environment is usually quiet. Employee may be exposed to shop environment while distributing documents to shop area. When on shop floor, employee will be required to wear safety glasses at all times, steel-toed footwear and ear protection when job demands presence in areas outside safety zones and gloves when handling material. While performing the duties of this job, the employee may be exposed to moving mechanical parts, fumes or airborne particles, and vibration, and occasionally exposed to risk of electrical shock. The noise level in the plant shop environment is moderately loud. Position involves working indoors and outdoors with some exposure to weather conditions.
We consider applicants for all position without regard to race, sex, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital or veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected status.