Design Engineer I
Twin City Fan Companies, Ltd
 Plymouth, MN

Requisition Number: DESIG02147


  • Perform bearing selections, drive selections, etc. as needed to support projects / customer orders.
  • Review product designs for compliance with engineering principles, company standards, customer contract requirements and related specifications.
  • May perform electrical control design along with generating electrical diagram with full Build of Material for air movement / handling products.
  • May perform selections of fans, coils, heaters and other AMU component to satisfy customer specifications.
  • With guidance, designs and models prototype fan components and assemblies. Develop test plans and review results for compliance with engineering design principles and customer requirements.
  • Capture design intent with spreadsheets, drawing markups, and computer aided design tools as needed. Develop models and detail drawings of fan components and assemblies personally and/or by working through others.
  • May assist in troubleshooting engineering design and test problems.
  • Research new technology to be used in the development of new products.
  • May perform service work and provide customer design support as required.
  • Act, live, and behave by TCF Core Values
  • Other duties as assigned.


  • BS in mechanical engineering or equivalent.
  • 1 year of relevant experience preferred.
  • Able to work independently with minimal instruction.
  • Proficient in MS Word and Excel and general computer usage.


  • Minimum of Certified SolidWorks Associate (CSWA) certification preferred.
  • Experience in FEA stress and modal analysis a plus.
  • Experience in design and/or test engineering in the air moving industry.
  • Proficient in the use of design tools such as SolidWorks, Inventor, AutoCAD, MSOffice applications, i.e., Word, Excel, etc.
  • Experience with MS Project is desirable.


  • Standard office environment and manufacturing environment
  • Ability to occasionally lift up to 20 pounds
  • Ability to occasionally climb, balance, stoop, kneel, reach
  • Ability to work sitting at a computer
  • Ability to work with personnel on shop floor.