Location: Lake Orion, Michigan
Job Type: Full-time

The AMT Industrial Mechanical Group has an opening for an experienced Mechanical Designer at our facility in Lake Orion.

Job Summary
Mechanical design and engineering of automation lines, special machines, and tooling for the automotive, aerospace, and general industries. An AMT Mechanical Engineer is responsible for the conceptual design and detail of unique automation systems with special attention to robotic based cells.

Regular responsibilities include:

  • Automation cell and machine/tool design including concept, design, detail, layout, and light checking
  • Facilities layout with 2D and 3D CAD modeling of automation systems
  • Project management
  • Regular meetings with customers
  • Organizing and maintaining CAD files
  • Use of AMT standards
  • Travel to customer site as needed (very minimal)


  • 5 years or more experience in industrial automation design
  • Knowledge and use of industry engineering standards for construction and clarification of assembly drawings
  • Knowledge and use of industry standards for safety and ergonomics
  • Experience in special machine design
  • Proficient in the use of Solidworks and Autocad
  • Proficient with common MS Office software
  • Experience conducting fieldwork/field check at customer sites

Other suggested skills:

  • Expertise in other CAD software such as Inventor, Unigraphics and Catia

Mechanical Designer Application