Job Title: Design Engineer

Department: Design Engineering
Reports To: Director of R & D
Location: South Kansas City, MO

Position Overview

This position is responsible for creating and maintaining 3D and 2D drawings of Sioux Chief products (new and existing) for all Sioux Chief manufactured, assembled or purchased products. This position will occasionally aid in creating Marketing-worthy illustrations using 3D drawing software.

Essential Job Functions

  • Use SolidWorks design platform.
  • Design and draw products in a timely manner.
  • Manage drawing projects within the company structure, cataloging and maintaining development & changes appropriately including archival of outdated materials within Sioux Chief’s print control procedure.
  • Review existing parts and check against drawings of parts to assure each print is accurate to current design while working with incoming products and product inspection to ensure up-to-date information.
  • Work on projects following the established Project Priority List dictated by Product Development Department.

Non-Essential Job Functions

  • Fosters positive working environment
  • Other duties as assigned


  • Strong understanding of design software(s),
  • Strong understanding of Sioux Chief quality standards
  • Strong understanding of plumbing product production and application
  • Self-starter with strong analytical skills. Ability to problem solve and research product design and standards for expediting process/design completion.
  • Decision making and problem solving abilities
  • Able to work in a fast pace environment with multiple priorities, multiple tasks and people
  • Good communication skills, ability to communicate with all levels of management and hourly employees
  • Proficiency in MS office applications, proficiency in computer systems and technology
  • Experience in product knowledge, plumbing and Sioux Chief product
  • Mechanical Ability to use tools and equipment safely and effectively.

Education and Experience

  • AA degree preferred
  • SolidWorks

Please submit all resumes with experience and qualifications to
No phone calls or recruiters please.

NOTE: This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. Employee may perform other related duties as negotiated to meet the ongoing needs of the organization.