SIMULATION ENGINEER

Farmington Hills MI

Job Type:

Direct Hire

About the Role

Our engineering client specializes in industrial engineer solutions is looking to hire a Simulation Engineer. The successful candidate will develop simulation models utilizing AutoMod/ Plant Simulation software.


Other responsibilities include: 

  • Material Handling Systems such as Tugger/Fork Truck 

  • Conveyors systems (Power & Free, Skids, Monorails) 

  • AGV/AGC systems 

  • Gantry/Bridge Cranes and AS/RS systems 

  • Perform delivery routes analysis, operator efficiency analysis

  • Throughput capacity/bottleneck and downtime analysis

  • Vehicle/carrier/pallet resource optimization

  • Storage capacity determination/sensitivity analysis


Required Skills and Qualifications:

  • Completed Bachelor's degree in Engineering

  • Minimum of 4 years experience in manufacturing engineering environment preferred

  • 2 years experiences in Material Handling using Discrete Event Simulation is a plus

  • Experience of existing Body Shop, Paint Shop and General Assembly is a plus

  • Knowledge of different type of transportation systems such as AGV, fork truck, tugger, conveyor and control logic is preferred

  • Proficiencies in the following software package and languages is a plus: AutoMod, Siemen’s Plant Simulation, Witness and/or SIMUL8

  • Candidate must have basic AutoCAD skill, strong MS Office suite skill, and basic programming skill in VBA