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Design Engineer I

Reamstown, PA, US, 17567

Nov 25, 2022





dormakaba is seeking a Design Engineer I to join our Product Development Center team in Reamstown, PA. This position is responsible for developing new products and making engineering changes to all design documentation. This role is critical to completing committed projects on schedule and supporting the ongoing business. 



  • Creates and modifies 3D CAD models, drawings, ERP data, and parts lists / bills of material
  • Creates and maintains technical illustrations
  • Performs analysis of requested changes and proposes solutions
  • Reviews engineering change requests (CRs) for feasibility and processing of changes (CNs)
  • Works with Test Lab for validation testing and product certification of products
  • Promptly escalates to manager any foreseeable deviations from schedule/budget requirements
  • Identifies methods to reduce the cost and improve the quality and performance of dormakaba products
  • Assists in the investigation of quality and supplier issues
  • Supports Product Management, Customer Service, Technical Support, and Sales team members by answering questions to ensure customers will receive products that best meet their needs



  • Bachelor’s degree in relevant engineering or technical discipline required, or Associate’s degree and 5+ years relevant work experience (Mechanical Engineering preferred)
  • Experience using 2D and 3D computer design packages
  • Ability to read, analyze, and interpret technical designs and drawings
  • Excellent English written and oral communication
  • Experience working in ISO 9001 and 14001 systems preferred



  • Candidates who embrace dormakaba’s core values will be most successful in our organization: Trust, Customer First, Curiosity, Courage and Performance
  • Team player and strong collaborator
  • Problem solver (always brings solutions, enjoys challenges)
  • Dependable (reliable and follows through on commitments)



  • An opportunity to work in global company with a family culture and strong core values (Trust, Customer First, Curiosity, Courage and Performance)
  • Competitive pay with great benefits options (Medical, Dental, Vision, Life and Disability insurance, 401k), Paid Time Off and Holiday Pay
  • Career fulfillment with growth and development opportunities 
  • Employee discounts (online discounts for shopping, travel, insurance etc.) and much more!


The Federal Executive Order 14042 on COVID-19 requires all current and new employees of government contractors to comply with one of the following on or before the Federal deadline date:

  1. Received their final vaccination dose – either their second dose of Pfizer or Moderna, or single dose of Johnson & Johnson OR
  2. Submitted a medical exemption/accommodation request for approval OR
  3. Submitted a religious belief exemption/accommodation request for approval.


dormakaba is a federal contractor which means all our team members must comply with this order by the Federal deadline to start and continue employment with us. Our Talent Acquisition team will confirm the Federal deadline date at the time an offer is made to help ensure compliance.

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