Designer - Mechanical (Birmingham, AL)

Voestalpine AG Birmingham , AL 35202

Posted 2 months ago


  • Mechanical


  • Mechanical (Birmingham, AL)
  • Job-ID: V000001191

  • Location: Birmingham, AL

  • Start date: As Soon As Possible

  • Closing date: 06/30/2021

  • Working Hours: Full-time


Get Your Career On Track

Company Profile

voestalpine Railway Systems Nortrak, with ten production facilities across Canada, US and Mexico, is North America's leading designer and manufacturer of special trackwork for the railway industry. As the industry's technology leader, we take pride in providing superior products, excellent customer service and unbeatable engineering design services to our customers. We are committed to bringing innovative solutions, products and services to our customers across rail freight and transit segments.

voestalpine Railway Systems Nortrak ("Nortrak") is a subsidiary of voestalpine AG ( one of Europe's premier steel producers with over 50,000 employees worldwide. Nortrak is closely affiliated with voestalpine's Railway Systems group which operates in 21 countries across the globe to provide cutting edge system-based solutions to railroads and transits. Our website is

Nortrak Family

Safety is our #1 commitment to our employees and Quality is our #1 commitment to our customers.

At Nortrak, we strive for excellence. Exceeding customer expectations is one of our core values. Our reputation is based on our successful track record. We work as a team to proactively solve problems, rigorously comply with standards, continuously improve our products and technical competencies, consistently do what we say we do, and encourage open dialogue with customers.

We are proud to recognize and celebrate the safety achievements of our teams across the company and work hard to ensure safety remains a strong part of our culture. We focus on taking care of each other and ensuring our colleagues go home safe and healthy every single day.

We value an open, encouraging, family oriented environment that supports learning, career growth and development.

EEO / Minorities / Females / Veterans / Disabled / Drug-Free & E-Verify Employer

Job description

Perform design work under the supervision of a Team Lead. Produce drawings, Bills of Material and maybe required to use CNC programming related to the company's products as per the latest company design standards/guidelines and industry and customer specifications using the designated CAD/CAM software, currently MicroStation and SolidWorks and NX (CAD/CAM) and SAP (ERP).


  • Abides by all customer and Nortrak safety policies and procedures while on customer & Nortrak sites

  • Ensures design specifications of drawings meet customer and Nortrak safety standards.


  • Produce practical designs and other design components (BOMs, ITPs, etc.) for tooling and Nortrak product.

  • Work with a high degree of accuracy developed through knowledge of the application, manufacture and service requirements, customer and Nortrak standards and industry state of practice.

  • Stay current with company manufacturing processes and product/industry knowledge.

  • Works closely with Manufacturing to address design/manufacturability issues.

On-Time Delivery:

  • Maximizes utilization of time to complete projects accurately and meeting department and company commitment dates.


  • Works as a member of a design team, cooperates with Nortrak Management in an effective manner to produce designs efficiently and on budget with a high degree of manufacturability.


  • Shares information with and encourages other team members.

  • Develops close working relationships between both internal and external customers and suppliers.

Other duties as assigned



Post-Secondary education with diploma or degree in an appropriate Engineering discipline


Three to five years experience in the engineering field.

Knowledge of materials & casting processes related to the company's manufactured products & experience working in a manufacturing environment an asset.

Detailed knowledge in CAD, preferably NX, MicroStation & SolidWorks. CAM (NX, Surfcam, WorkNC) SAP knowledge would be an asset

Strong interpersonal/communication skills both oral and written.

Demonstrate effective verbal and written communication skills.

Must be able to work as a project team member.

Able to prioritize and execute multiple tasks in efficient manner.


The ability to manage multiple priorities and deadlines and be detailed oriented.

Must be familiar with the use of CAD software, in particular, NX, Microstation and Solidworks programs and/or CAM (NX, Surfcam, WorkNC)

Familiar with a PLM system and ERP system

What we offer


voestalpine Railway Systems Nortrak employees enjoy a generous benefits package including: medical, dental, vision, short-term and long-term disability, life and AD&D insurance, retirement plan with a generous matching contribution, Employee Assistance Program, tuition reimbursement, paid holidays, wellness programs , and competitive vacation benefits.

  • Employee benefits

Employee benefits

Contact & Application


voestalpine Railway Systems Nortrak, LLC

Human Resources Manager

Michael Soeherman

+1 205 380 4532

icon no score

See how you match
to the job

Find your dream job anywhere
with the LiveCareer app.
Mobile App Icon
Download the
LiveCareer app and find
your dream job anywhere
App Store Icon Google Play Icon

Boost your job search productivity with our
free Chrome Extension!

lc_apply_tool GET EXTENSION

Similar Jobs

Want to see jobs matched to your resume? Upload One Now! Remove
CPC Coding Educator 2 WAH In Central AL Birmingham Area

Humana Inc.

Posted 6 days ago

VIEW JOBS 6/13/2021 12:00:00 AM 2021-09-11T00:00 Description The Coding Educator 2 identifies opportunities to improve provider documentation and creates an education plan tailored to each assigned provider. The Coding Educator 2 work assignments are varied and frequently require interpretation and independent determination of the appropriate courses of action. Responsibilities The Coding Educator 2 reviews medical records and arranges educational sessions with providers aimed at quality of care and documentation improvements. Understands department, segment, and organizational strategy and operating objectives, including their linkages to related areas. Makes decisions regarding own work methods, occasionally in ambiguous situations, and requires minimal direction and receives guidance where needed. Follows established guidelines/procedures. Required Qualifications * HS Diploma or higher education * CPC Coding Certification * Comprehensive knowledge of MS Word, Excel and PowerPoint * Problem solve complex issues * Guide business and leadership in process improvement * Medical record review knowledge * Reliable transportation and valid driver's license Preferred Qualifications * Bachelor's Degree Additional Information This position requires the applicant to live in Central AL (in or near Birmingham) and be able to travel to providers throughout the state approximately 80% of the time. This position will be 100% virtual until deemed safe for travel. Scheduled Weekly Hours 40 Humana Inc. Birmingham AL

Designer - Mechanical (Birmingham, AL)

Voestalpine AG