Mechanical Sustaining Engineer

Summary:

Formulate, manufacture and test!
Work in all facets of machinery from inception through production and commercialization, with a focus on sustaining designs and existing product redesign.

Responsibilities include:

  • Responsible for the design support of electromechanical devices used mainly for packaging and processing equipment
  • Develop new components, devices or processes
  • Be involved in building and testing prototype equipment
  • Provide documentation for new machines and modifications to existing equipment
  • Learn and implement sanitary design standards for the food industry
  • Coordinate with other engineers, management, and manufacturing
  • Interact with production personnel on the shop floor to define and solve manufacturing/design issues and implement cost reduction ideas
  • Participate in engineering and general design reviews
  • Estimate cost for new designs
  • Complete proposal documentation, e.g., concept drawings, quote drawings, estimated costs
  • Prepare technical data such as qualification test procedures, acceptance test procedures, and component maintenance manuals
  • Keep supervisor advised of work status, workload, problems, and progress
  • Other duties may be assigned to meet business needs

Desired Characteristics:

  • Passion for design and machines
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, fun, challenging and rewarding environment
  • Knowledge of CE certification standards
  • Ability to multitask and manage time effectively
  • Detail oriented
  • Strong organizational & communication skills
  • Experience managing BOMs within an ERP
  • Innovative

Qualifications include:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering with 2-4 years of applicable experience or Engineering Technology Degree with 4-6 years of experience.
  • Must have 3D modeling experience; SolidWorks experience preferred

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