Mechanical Engineer


Job Description:

This specific Mechanical Engineering/Project Engineering will be responsible for the mechanical design and engineering and overall project coordination/project management of OEM equipment and systems. The engineer in this role will have to run projects from an engineering standpoint holding team to budgets, scheduling and working directly with customers. The position requires the ability to manage multiple projects from start to end. Because this position is customer facing, it is important to have excellent communication.

Day to Day Responsibilities:

-Read and interpret technical drawings and schematics

-Develop the mechanical design of products using CAD

-Research, design, evaluate, install, operate, and maintain mechanical products, equipment, systems and processes

-Manage project scope requirements, within budget and meeting project deadlines

-Communicate cross functionally and directly with customers providing updates on project milestones

-Perform analytical calculations and/or FEA simulations to support machine element designs and metal forming process requirements

-Evaluate designs for manufacturability and cost control

-Accurately apply GD&T to properly specify mechanical component fit and alignment precision

-Conduct research to test or analyze the feasibility, design, operation, or performance of equipment, components or systems

-Investigate equipment failures and difficulties to diagnose faulty operations and make recommendations to rectify situation

-Develop and test models of alternate designs and processing methods to assess feasibility, operating condition effects, possible new applications, and necessity of modification

Additional Skills & Qualifications:

Must Have Requirements:

-3 years of experience working as a Mechanical Engineer

-Proficient in Solidworks or Inventor

-Project Management experience – needs to be able to manage budgets, timelines and customers

-Proficient in doing strength calculations using FEA

-Excellent communication skills

Nice to Have Requirements:

-BSME degree

-Automated or Industrial equipment experience

-Specific experience in the metal forming industry with application of pneumatics, hydraulics, lubrication and control systems

Experience Level:

Intermediate Level

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