Deister Machine Company is the leader in manufacturing quality specialized vibrating screens and feeders for the mining, quarrying and allied industries.  We are a family owned business incorporated in 1912.  Deister operates six facilities in the Fort Wayne area and is dedicated to supporting the local economy as well as charitable, cultural and religious organizations.

Job Duties include:

Design all models of screens/feeders and detail drawings for production use utilizing AutoCAD and Inventor

Assist Senior Designers with detailing of production drawings

Help with designing and detailing of repair drawings when needed

Generate technical information utilizing engineering formulas (motor torque, centrifugal force per a given stroke, bearing hours, oil quantity, shaft force, sheave eccentric and key, etc)

Calculate all weights to get vibrating weight and gross weight for manufacturing and shipping documentation (also for engineering formulas)

Revise production documents and drawings as needed; also notify MIS Dept. and Purchasing of any related info that pertains to them on the revision

Work with Purchasing on ordering special or long lead time items (Ex. Stainless steel hardware, rubber liners, grizzly rails, etc)

Answer shop related questions on drawings

Populate pertinent search library for new drawings



Mechanical Design experience

AS in MET, Drafting or combination of experience and education

2 years of experience with AutoCAD

2 years Manufacturing experience

Inventor experience

Pass pre-employment drug test

Be a self-starter and willing to work overtime

Have good attendance and a positive attitude

Salary: $37,500 and up

Benefits include: paid vacation, medical, dental, vision, 401K, life insurance, 8.5 paid holidays per year and 24 hours a day access to Corporate Chaplains of America.

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Contact Information

Name: Carrie Griffith
Phone: 260.426.7495
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