Simulation Project Engineer – 0404

Design Systems, Inc.

Farmington Hills, MI

Position Duties:

  • Develop simulation models utilizing dynamic throughput software (preferably Plant Simulate)
  • Material Handling systems such as Tugger/Fork Truck
  • Conveyors systems (Power & Free, Skids, Monorails)
  • AGV/AGC systems
  • Gantry/Bridge Cranes and AS/RS systems
  • Develop asset library for items listed above.
  • 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 3-years’ experience in Simulation software.
  • Programming experience
  • Experiences in manufacturing engineering environment preferred.
  • Experiences in Material Flow/Handling using Discrete Event Simulation is a plus.
  • Knowledge of different type of transportation systems such as AGV, fork truck, tugger, conveyor and control logic are preferred.
  • Candidate must have basic AutoCAD skill, strong MS Office suite skill, and able to succeed in a high paced environment with minimal oversight.

Computer Skills:

  • Microsoft Office
  • Other: Dynamic throughput analysis

Minimum Education Required:

  • Bachelors

Other Requirements:

  • Ability to Travel
  • Valid Driver’s License

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