Mechanical Engineer

at SKY CLIMBER, LLC
Location Delaware
Date Posted May 12, 2021
Category Engineering
Job Type Not Specified

Description

The Mechanical Engineer leads the design and evaluation of mechanical and electro-mechanical products and systems by developing conceptual layouts, product specifications, mechanical drawings and working with manufacturing personnel to develop appropriate fabrication methods. S/he develops, sets up and conducts laboratory tests to determine performance of components and systems versus specifications. She he also assists the production team on manufacturing tasks as needed.

On a day-to-day basis, the Mechanical Engineer will:

  • Read and interpret blueprints, technical drawings, and schematics
  • Conduct research in support of design proposals, specifications, and manuals to help evaluate the feasibility, cost, and/or maintenance requirements of designs
  • Select and specify components or direct modification of existing products to ensure conformance with engineering design and performance specifications
  • Investigate product/equipment for out of specification conditions, assembly/use difficulties and/or failures in order to diagnose faulty operation, and to make recommendations for improvements
  • Document the structural design of products, using CAD design/drafting tools
  • Test and analyze the feasibility, design, operation and performance of equipment, components and systems
  • Develop and test alternate designs and processing methods to assess feasibility, operating condition effects, possible new applications and necessity of modifications
  • Evaluate manufacturing processes by reviewing design of equipment for fabricating, building, assembling, and installing components
  • Assist in investigations of non-conformances and recommends corrective action to prevent reoccurrence
  • Other duties as may be assigned

To be qualified for this position, the candidate should have:

  • Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering (ME) or Mechanical Engineering Technology (MET) or a related program (i.e. Engineering physics)
  • Experience with CAD 3D program
  • Experience with Solid Works and/or Solid Works EPDM strongly preferred
  • Experience with the mechanical design of complex parts
  • Blueprint reading and GD&T knowledge
  • Excellent Communication skills

Pre-employment testing may include:

  • Drug screen
  • Background check
  • MVR Check
  • Physical

Environment: The job will be performed in an office environment (50%), test lab (20%) and in a manufacturing facility (30%).

Typical working hours: 8am to 5pm

Travel: Limited (

Physical activity: Should be willing and able to lift fifty (50) pounds periodically

Position classification: Salary, Exempt