Senior Mechanical Project Engineer-Direct Position-based in Grand Rapids, MI
Reports: Engineering Group Manager
Job Summary: Processing and supporting new machines, re-work machines, kits, or repair orders. Developing innovative mechanical design concepts resulting in a new or an improved product or system to meet the specific market demands. Execution of inventions, designs and solid modeling of new machines. Supervision of design and detail work may be required, which may include off-site contract sources. Research and analysis of data. Assisting sales and Application Engineers with proposals specifications, manuals and vendor information. Determine the feasibility of the design or applications to meet the customers' needs. Provide guidance to other Engineering staff in the design of machinery, including design concepts, design strategies, analysis, component selection, and application of specific knowledge. Research, plan and design mechanical and electromechanical products and systems. Direct and coordinate activities involved in fabrication, operation, installation, and repair of mechanical and electromechanical products and systems. Acts as project manager/engineer for projects as needed.
Job Specifications: A four-year undergraduate degree in Mechanical Engineering. 10 or more years' experience related to special machines or test equipment. Masters in Mechanical Engineering and/or Professional Registration is a plus. Should be competent in use of Microsoft Windows, Word, and Excel and have experience with AutoCAD. Experience with Autodesk Inventor is preferred. Must have excellent interpersonal communication skills and leadership skills. Finite Element Analysis capability is desirable. Traveling is needed, including international.
Primary skills and responsibilities: (Others may be assigned)
CANDIDATES AUTHORIZED TO WORK IN THE USA NEED ONLY APPLY.