Mechanical Engineer

Location: South Chesterfield, Virginia
Date Posted: 05-01-2018
Role: Mechanical Engineer
Location: Richmond, VA
Duration: Direct Hire
Compensation: negotiable
Our client offers an opportunity to grow and develop your career in an environment that provides a fulfilling workplace for employees, creates an environment for continuous learning, and embraces the ideas and diversity of others. In addition, they offer a robust benefits package including a majority employer paid employee health, dental, vision, life and disability; 12 days’ vacation and 3 days sick during the first year of employment, as well as 401(k) with a 6% match.
The Mechanical Engineer is responsible for mechanical design of system components, standard and custom machine design. This includes responsibility for master layout and all aspects of the mechanical design, working with and coordinating other mechanical engineers on project, controls, and software engineers to make sure the design meets performance, budget, and time line requirements. 
Duties include but are not limited to:
  • Responsible for mechanical design of systems from concept through acceptance testing.
  • Responsible for master layout and all aspects of the mechanical design, working with and coordinating other mechanical engineers on project, controls, and software engineers to make sure the design meets performance, budget, and time line requirements.
  • Works closely with entire Mechanical Engineering department.
  • Cooperate closely with all other departments (Controls, Software, Purchasing, Fabrication, Applications, and Service).
  • Help generate technical concepts, layouts, technical calculations and cost calculations.
  • Makes customer site visits as necessary to help solve field issues.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.
  • Travel up to 15% may be required.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.
Education/ Experience & Qualifications:
  • Minimum of a bachelor’s degree (or equivalent) in Mechanical Engineering, Manufacturing or related program and 3 years of experience in a manufacturing or engineering environment that involves robotic experience preferably in the packaging automation industry. 
  • Demonstrated ability in machine design, prefer experience in field of packaging/robotic machines required. 
  • Ability to interact and work as a team with other mechanical engineers required.
  • Knowledge of mechanical engineering development process utilizing SolidWorks, ACAD, FEA, and related engineering software techniques required.
or
this job portal is powered by CATS