Franklin Electric is Hiring | Mechanical Designer |

Position – Mechanical Designer (Engineer – I) – Vadodara, Guj, India
Company – Franklin Electric
Location – Vadodara, Gujarat, IN

Job Description

Franklin Electric Corporation is actively seeking a Mechanical Designer with exceptional mechanical design skills. This is a creative opportunity to provide operational plant and engineering support. This position will interface with and support our Global Engineering Technical Centers.

The successful candidate will be responsible for supporting the design, development, testing, and manufacturing of mechanical systems and components. You will work under the guidance of senior engineers and contribute to various projects that drive innovation and improve the efficiency of our products. Additionally, you will update and maintain design layouts utilizing Creo, 3D, and Bill of Material (BOM) using JD Edwards, ERP. You will also be involved in the following efforts:

Key Responsibilities


  • Assist in the design and development of mechanical systems and components, particularly pumps, ensuring compliance with industry standards and company specifications. Conduct engineering analysis, including stress analysis, thermal analysis, and fluid dynamics.
  • Create detailed 3D models and engineering drawings using CAD software (e.g., Creo and SolidWorks)
  • Drawings completed with all necessary notes, views, and title block updates, in compliance with Franklin Electric design standards.
  • Support the development of technical documentation, including design specifications, test plans, and user manuals.
  • Minor Stack-up analysis and GD&T application.
  • Bill of Material (BOM) Management using BOM tools in the JD Edwards ERP system.
  • Stay updated with the latest industry trends, technologies, and best practices in mechanical engineering.

Skills, Knowledge, and Expertise

Skills and Abilities.

  • Basic understanding of engineering principles, including fluid mechanics, thermodynamics, and materials science.
  • Strong problem-solving skills and attention to detail.
  • Excellent communication and teamwork abilities.
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks and meet deadlines.

Education and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering or a related field.
  • 2-5 years of experience in mechanical engineering, preferably in a manufacturing or product development environment.
  • Proficiency in CAD software (e.g., Creo, SolidWorks) and other engineering tools.

About Franklin Electric

Franklin Electric is a global leader in water and energy systems, committed to continuous improvement and innovation to meet the diverse needs of our customers. Our founders in 1944 named the company after America’s pioneer electrical engineer, Benjamin Franklin, which lives on today in our culture to drive us to push boundaries and create meaningful change. We offer a comprehensive range of pumps, motors, drives, and controls for residential, commercial, agricultural, industrial, and municipal applications.

More than just a workplace, Franklin Electric is a vibrant and inclusive community of forward-thinkers, united by our mission to drive positive impact worldwide. Our culture fosters career growth and personal development, with a focus on promoting from within and nurturing talent. Our recent awards in “America’s Most Responsible Companies”, “Most Trusted Companies” by Newsweek, “America’s Climate Leaders” and “Indiana’s Best Places to Work” attest, we’re dedicated to upholding the highest standards of corporate responsibility.

At Franklin Electric, we believe that everyone deserves to be treated fairly and respectfully and that our diversity of thought, culture, and experience makes us a stronger company. Our commitment to social responsibility is evident in programs like the Franklin Women’s Network and our philanthropic efforts through the Franklin Wells for the World Foundation. Through these endeavors, we’ve provided clean water to over 284,000 people in 12 countries, addressing the global water crisis head-on,

Locally in our communities, the Franklin Electric Charitable and Educational Foundation (FECEF) supports causes close to our hearts, such as United Way, Boys & Girls Club, and Big Brothers Big Sisters. Our dedication to excellence extends beyond our products and services, shaping a brighter future for both our employees and the communities we serve. Join us in driving meaningful change and making a difference with Franklin Electric.

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