Simulation Engineer

Are you an experienced Simulation Engineer seeking new and challenging opportunities? Look no further! KTH Parts Industries in St. Paris, Ohio, is hiring a Simulation Engineer for their first shift team. As a Simulation Engineer, you will conduct Finite Element Analysis to ensure the accuracy of our metal forming and component assembly manufacturing processes.

At KTH Parts Industries, we seek a dedicated individual who demonstrates a strong work ethic and a commitment to continuous improvement. You should have relevant experience, a deep understanding of Finite Element Analysis, the ability to work collaboratively with cross-functional teams, and effective communication skills.

Join our dynamic and growing team to work in an environment where your skills and contributions are valued. If you have the experience and passion for this role, apply now to join the KTH Parts Industries family!

Job Responsibilities Include:

  • Coordinate with Manufacturing Expert Leads to gain instruction documents for the creation, set-up, and processing of digital validation in multiple simulation platforms
  • Confirm simulation and generate a report for communication of results
  • Review results with Team Leader and Manufacturing Expert Leads to develop possible –7**countermeasures or approve process plan results
  • Confirm and establish material files of specified materials for use as inputs in simulation software
  • Perform project management skills for schedules, resources, budgets, tracking and reporting
  • Ability to interact and Provide mentorship and team building through work habits, communication, and the sharing of knowledge and expertise; expand and maintain technical expertise through formal and on-the-job training opportunities
  • Completes other duties as assigned

Working Conditions and Physical Requirements:

  • Business open office atmosphere with limited hybrid work opportunities
  • Direct access to the production floor for validation of manufacturing processes
  • High volume of interaction with Excel, PowerPoint, and various digital validation software
  • Flexible with work hours and willing to travel

Career Growth:

  • Advancement opportunities through Skill validation matrix
  • Education reimbursement for continued learning
  • Training and development programs

Successful candidates must meet the following requirements:

  • Minimum of an Associate Degree in Engineering (or equivalent experience)
  • Knowledge in GD&T
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills; highly organized, self-motivated, creative, good organization abilities and problem-solving skills; strong as an individual or as a team;
  • Strong Project Management abilities;
  • Basic experience with CAD (CATIA a plus) and Finite Element Analysis (FEA) based simulation software (AutoForm and 3DCS a plus);
  • Skilled in Microsoft Office (primarily Excel, PowerPoint, and Project)
  • Willing to take continuing education classes/training

Great Benefit Package:

  • 401(k) plan with company match
  • Vacation/holiday/shutdown pay
  • Medical, dental, prescription drug and vision insurance
  • Life insurance (company-provided)
  • Short-term and long-term disability
  • Flexible spending account
  • Associate assistance program
  • Incentive programs (attendance, safety, quality, delivery, suggestions)
  • Company-provided uniforms and laundry service
  • Wellness/fitness Program
  • Company-sponsored special events
  • Full-service cafeteria

Company Overview:

KTH Parts Industries, Inc. is based in St. Paris, Ohio, and operates as a Tier-1 Automotive Supplier of underbody structural parts, catering to automotive companies across the globe. Our K-Group team comprises over 2,000 engineering and manufacturing associates involved in various stages of automotive components, such as product development, analysis, formability, prototyping, production stamping, forming, robotic welding, assembly, and shipment of parts. At KTH, we employ cutting-edge applications to simulate and analyze the manufacturability of designs. Our technical expertise and reliable support enable us to deliver high-quality, high-performance automotive products that require exceptional technical proficiency to improve, operate, and maintain.

KTH Parts Industries is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all applicants. We respect and appreciate every individual’s qualifications, regardless of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected characteristic.