MECHANICAL DESIGN ENGINEER
LOCATION: INDEPENDENCE, KS
SALARY: $65K TO 80K BASE PLUS BONUS, BENEFITS, RETIREMENT AND RELOCATION ASSISTANCE PACKAGE
national automotive manufacturer of replacements parts is a great place to advance a Mechanical Design career. Ideally they prefer at least 5 years of engineering experience (preferably automotive) and proficiency with SolidWorks. Located in SE Kansas. Tulsa is the closest city.
Use CAD tools to simulate, test and document new products, for engines and vehicles in the automotive markets.
Conduct, document and track Design Reviews.
Generate project plan and document per Engineering Department Procedures.
Participate on and lead teams as required.
Generate preliminary estimates for Capital Investment Plan.
Mechanical Engineering degree from a four-year college or university required
Minimum of 5-7 years engineering experience required
Automotive manufacturing environment preferred but not required
SolidWorks (prefer 2015)
PLC programming experience beneficial.
Candidate should possess analytical, interpersonal, communication skills along with strong PC skills.
Must be self-motivated,
Must be able to demonstrate the ability to manage difficult situations, and be able to balance team and individual responsibilities.
There are 29 in the department (18 engineers, 4 techs, 3 drafters, 3 clerical and 1 manager Definitely want the ability to do reverse engineer Roughly 60% of time is spent on computers - depending on projects.in development stage would spend more time behind computer than when during implementation state. 40% of the rest of the time spent on production floor. Some interactions with vendors and customers. Usually work on multiple projects simultaneously Relocation is paid as are all interview expenses and usually a bit of help with a place to live for the first month.