Mechanical Design Engineer

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  • Location:

    Peabody, United States

  • Sector:

    Manufacturing Engineers

  • Contact:

    Bill Hurynowicz

  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

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Summary/Objective Candidates to possess an understanding of power transmission products and associated components. A proficiency in CAD design and detailing using SolidWorks is required. Hands on assembly, test, and automation experience are a plus. Ability to function in a fast-paced manufacturing environment in collaboration on multiple task with other departments is required.
Essential Functions Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
1. Design electromechanical/mechanical products and create manufacturing drawings, using SolidWorks, to Customer and Company specifications.
2. Design assembly and test fixtures as required for manufacturing.
3. Create test and assembly procedures and reports in collaboration with other departments to ensure customer requirements are met.
4. Work with purchasing and manufacturing to source vendors for component purchases and create bills of materials.
5. Written and verbal communication skills enabling a clear and accurate understanding when communicating with sales as well as directly with customers or vendors.
6. Manage multiple everyday engineering tasks effectively.
7. Work with relevant departments (i.e. Quality Assurance, Manufacturing, Assembly, etc.) to evaluate Deficiency Reports and suggest actions. When necessary prepare Deviation or Change Requests for items requiring Customer approval.
1. Mechanical engineering experience in a manufacturing environment.
2. Demonstrate design creativity and pragmatic problem-solving skills with the ability to design for manufacturing ease and cost in mind.
3. SolidWorks knowledge required with an understanding of GD&T with an understanding of manufacturing and inspection capabilities and limitations.
4. Sound computer skills (Microsoft Office, ERP, etc.).
5. Ability to generate accurate reports to clearly document and communicate findings.
6. Familiarity with engineering documentation control practices.
7. Basic knowledge of mechanical power transmission and motion control components and associated calculations.
8. Ability to work across teams and communicate clearly with colleagues, customers, and partners in a professional and cooperative manner.
9. Ability to prioritize and complete multiple tasks in an accurate, timely, and organized fashion.
10. Willingness to work on and take on responsibility of various aspects of projects.
11. Understanding of and appreciation for the importance of customer satisfaction.
12. Hands on experience in assembly and or machining is a plus.
13. Ability to use calipers and micrometers. Familiarity with other inspection tools and methods and the ability to interpret inspection reports (CMM, FAIR, etc.) is a plus.
14. Experience with various types of automated machinery is a plus.
Supervisory Responsibility