Design Engineer, Industrial

Date: Nov 23, 2022

Location: Conyers, GA, US, 30013

Company: Dover Corporation

Our Story:


Dover Food Retail (DFR) is a leading manufacturer of Display Cases, Specialty Products, Refrigeration Systems, Power Systems and Comprehensive Services; and leading our industry by Innovating What’s Next in glass doors and intelligent merchandising technologies that keep food safe under brands such as HillPhoenix and Anthony.


DFR is part of the Refrigeration and Food Equipment segment of the Dover Corporation® (NYSE: DOV). Dover is a diversified global manufacturer with annual revenues in excess of $7 billion.


DFR is built on creativity and customer-centric innovation delivered by people invigorated by a strong sense of responsibility to help our customers win in their marketplaces. The relationships we build with our customers are as important to our success as the products we manufacture. This collaborative environment delivers FRESH THINKING, reassuring our customers that they choose the best when they choose to work with the people of Dover Food Retail.


Job Title:        Design Engineer, Industrial

Location:        Conyers, GA             


What we’re looking for:


We are looking for a dynamic, energetic, and innovative Design Engineer who will be responsible for designing Complex Structural systems for Industrial refrigeration in Solid Works and AutoCAD.


What you’ll be responsible for in this role:


  • Create detailed drawings based on customer specifications for Refrigeration equipment in SolidWorks and AutoCAD. The person will generate fully detailed submittals with sometimes limited information and fully detailed manufacturing drawings of the products as per ANSI, and ASTM Standards.
  • Will be involved from submittal development stage all the way through the manufacturing of the products designed.
  • Will provide guidance to sales and ISE of products available, design availability, will be product subject matter expert on design of equipment based on our capabilities and limitations.
  • Create 3D models and drawings of Sheet metal parts-manufacturing drawings, and assembly drawings.
  • Create Bill of Material (BOM) for jobs in configurator and ERP system.
  • Perform component validation and propose cost effective designs to meet customer requirements.
  • Drive product enhancement and apply quality mindset on model and drawing development.
  • Convert designs from AutoCAD to Solid Works.
  • Prove, test and validate designs through fabricated prototypes.
  • Perform tolerance stack-up analysis.
  • Attend and lead both formal and informal meetings with customers and internal stake holders on high dollar/high visibility projects
  • Interface with customers, internal and external, for technical details to achieve project goals.
  • Support manufacturing on shop floor, as job requires.


What are the basic qualifications?


  • Bachelor Degree in Mechanical Engineering


What are the preferred qualifications?


  • 5 plus years’ experience in System Refrigeration design
  • Experience designing CO2 booster systems and large enclosure systems in both ACAD and Solid works
  • Experience with sheet metal design on SolidWorks and/or AutoCAD
  • Experience with refrigeration technologies a plus.
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience with Solid works and ACAD


To be a great fit for the role:


  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with positive can-do attitude.
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision.
  • Ability to work collaboratively and maintain effective working relationships with co-workers.
  • Ability to effectively problem-solve using problem solving tools and techniques (8D, A3, fishbone, root cause, 5-Whys)
  • Ability to write processes and procedures
  • Must have strong computer skills utilizing EPDM, 3D Experience (Enovia), MS suite.
  • Good written and verbal skills 
  • Basic project management skills 
  • Must be action oriented, ethical in value, and have a strong customer focus 

How We Define Our Values and Why You Should Join Our Team:


The backbone behind our collection of outstanding businesses is a team of dedicated employees who protect and enhance our valued reputation for quality and delivering what we promise. It’s our values that define Dover to all of our key audiences: our shareholders, customers, prospective employees and especially to ourselves.


These values must be expressed in our work and embody our actions, as they form the basis by which we do our jobs, make decisions and measure our performance. It’s our unwavering commitment to maintaining our values that defines who we are as a Company.


  • Collaborative Entrepreneurial Spirit
  • Winning Through Customers
  • Respects and Values People
  • Expectations for Results
  • High Ethical Standards, Openness, and Trust


What’s in it for you?


  • Medical, Dental, and Vision
  • 401k Retirement Plan
  • Flexible Spending
  • Paid Holidays







The statements herein are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees and are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified.  Furthermore, they do not establish a contract for employment and are subject to change at the discretion of the Company.


Dover Food Retail is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without discrimination based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, age, genetic information, or any other factors prohibited by law.


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