Design Engineer in Spencer, Iowa

Employment Type: Full Time


1300 38th Ave W
Spencer, IA 51301


Designs clear, complete and accurately working products using CAD, rough, or detailed sketches, or notes. This position reports to the Engineering Manager.

Primary Duties:

  • Makes drawings, checking material dimensions and relationship to other parts and to the entire structure or project on the drawing
  • Review development plans for compliance with adopted engineering standards
  • Verifies dimensional accuracy of structural layouts and installations
  • Works with manufacturing, vendors and engineering to ensure documentation meets specifications
  • Must work with sales team and customers on design and applications
  • Constructs drawings from concepts or sketches
  • Review and critique proposed engineering standards, policies, or details
  • Prepares charts for representation of statistical data
  • Provide technical advice to manufacturing, sales and customers to assist in resolving problems.
  • Must be able to effectively present information to clients, customers and employees
  • Work with and support ISO 9000 work instructions and procedures
  • Maintain accurate records and files


  • Equivalent to a two or four year degree preferred with major course work in an engineering curriculum or a related area of study; or an equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential duties of the job
  • Knowledge of Solid Works – 2007 or newer
  • Knowledge of electrical circuits and hydraulic system design
  • Must have strong math skills including geometry and trigonometry
  • Excellent computer knowledge and skills with drafting programs
  • Excellent communication skills required
  • Must be detail oriented and possess a willingness to accept challenges and strive for continual improvement in all areas
  • Must be safety minded and practice shop safety
  • Must be self motivated to work independently


  • 11 Paid Holidays
  • Birthday Paid Off
  • PTO Accrual on Day One
  • Health Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Life and Short Term Disability Insurance
  • 401k Retirement Plan
  • Safety Shoes/Glasses Allowance
  • Aflac


Any Questions Please Call: 800-543-3626 Fax: 712-725-2380

Job description is intended to define in general terms the most significant duties of a particular position and is not all inclusive of all duties or responsibilities of individual positions. Position descriptions are not intended to exclude the possibility of temporary assignments or the alteration of existing positions.

Demco, is an equal opportunity employer committed to workplace diversity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, gender identity, protected veterans status or status as a disabled individual or any other protected group status or non-job related characteristic as directed by law.