Simulation Engineer – 0316-B

Design Systems, Inc.

Farmington Hills, MI

Position Duties:

  • Develop simulation models utilizing AutoMod / Plant Simulation software
  • Material Handling systems such as Tugger/Fork Truck
  • Conveyors systems (Power & Free, Skids, Monorails)
  • AGV/AGC systems
  • Gantry/Bridge Cranes and AS/RS systems
  • Perform delivery routes analysis, operator efficiency analysis
  • Throughput capacity/bottleneck and downtime analysis
  • Vehicle/carrier/pallet resource optimization
  • Storage capacity determination/sensitivity analysis

Skills and Experience Required:

  • Minimum of 4 years experiences in manufacturing engineering environment preferred.
  • Minimum of 2 years experiences in Material Handling using Discrete Event Simulation is a plus.
  • Experience of existing Body Shop, Paint Shop and General Assembly is a plus.
  • Knowledge of different type of transportation systems such as AGV, fork truck, tugger, conveyor and control logic is preferred.
  • Proficiencies in the following software package and languages is a plus: AutoMod, Siemen’s Plant Simulation, Witness and/or SIMUL8.
  • Candidate must have basic AutoCAD skill, strong MS Office suite skill, and basic programming skill in VBA.

Minimum Education Required

  • Bachelors

Computer Skills:

  • Microsoft Office
  • AutoCAD
  • AutoMod
  • Plant Simulate
  • VBA programming is a plus.

Other Requirements:

  • Ability to Travel
  • Valid Driver’s License
  • Personal Credit Card

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