Job Description: Mechanical Engineer
Mid-Level Mechanical Designer / Project Engineer
The Mid-Level Mechanical Design / Project Engineer is a primary engineering resource for one or more concurrent systems. Some may include Fanuc Robots, but all have several types of Conveyor and Packaging equipment. Duties include CAD design of mechanical components, specification of vendor-supplied equipment, and close interaction with shop personnel as equipment is assembled.
Lead Systems / Robotic Engineer Job Duties and Responsibilities:
Work with sales and applications engineers to develop the scope, timeline and budget for each project.
Develop appropriate solution and create layout using AutoCAD or 3D Modeling
Work with customer to finalize the solution and obtain any customer driven criteria.
Oversee every aspect of the project tracking deadlines, budget scope and performance.
Identify high risk areas of the project and build small scale systems to test those areas.
Work with vendors to specify and purchase equipment that fits the solution.
Design custom equipment and model entire system as required using ACAD or
Autodesk Inventor Modeling software
Assist in house mechanics during the assembly of the equipment by prioritizing punch list, evaluating quality, and developing as build drawings
Work with customer and management to develop FAT criteria
Generate documentation needed for plant and field installation, as well as preventative maintenance and troubleshooting of equipment
Provide mechanical/electrical troubleshooting of equipment during startup
Develop standards within the department to improve efficiency
Lead Systems Engineer Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
4-year college degree majoring in Mechanical Engineering, Industrial
Engineering, or related field of Engineering
6-10 years’ experience in Automation Industry, preferably in Packaging /
Material Handling, but other areas of automation may qualify
Proficiency in ACAD required, 3D modeling a plus
Previous management experience with people and projects is preferred
Knowledge of Robotics and Cell Design are a plus
Capital Equipment / Machinery design experience is preferred, especially in Food and Beverage Industry
Ability to perform multiple tasks with a diversity of problems
Computer skills are required at an advanced level
Must exhibit the capability to generate problem solutions, serve as an Advisor or
Consultant, develop operating procedures, and influence another employees’ work
Exhibit leadership qualities to coordinate team activities and be a team leader
Required to work within budget, adhere to a schedule, and improve the quality of a product and / or service
Communication and organization skills to work with customers, sales, team ,members, and contractors to ensure all of the pieces of a project come together properly
Job Type: Full-time
Pay: $0.00 per hour
- Dental Insurance
- Health Insurance
- Paid Time Off
- Relocation Assistance
- Automation Industry, Preferably Packaging / Mat'l Handling: 4 years (Preferred)
This Company Describes Its Culture as:
- People-oriented -- supportive and fairness-focused
- Team-oriented -- cooperative and collaborative
- Monday to Friday
- Day shift