Mechanical Design Engineer - Precast Forms

  (#12555) - FL
Industry: Concrete Construction Suppliers

Seeking a mechanical engineer with experience designing precast forms!

Description:

Reporting: To the Head of the Engineering Department

Responsibilities:

  • Use Autodesk Inventor 3D design modeling software to engineer and develop forming systems for the precast concrete industry.
  • Evaluate existing products and processes for improvement.
  • Participate in the design and development of new products.
  • Design components and assemblies, source hardware, detail prints and release technical documentation package to production.
  • Manage sourcing and work with vendors to select materials, parts and components.
  • Collaborate with sales engineers and customers to specify technical requirements
  • Estimate cost and assist in developing product pricing.
  • Manage projects from concept through engineering and fabrication to delivery
  • Use AutoCAD software for layouts to customers.
  • Work with the production floor to assess and solve problems, improve design for manufacturability.
  • Collaborate with other members of the executive team to drive process efficiency and cost saving measures.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical or Structural Engineering.
  • Proficiency with 3D modeling tools Autodesk Inventor and Auto CAD Mechanical.
  • 3+ years of recent mechanical design experience in a manufacturing environment.
  • 3+ years proficiency in Autodesk Inventor and Auto CAD Mechanical.
  • Experience in the precast form design is desirable, but not required.
  • Knowledge in FEA (finite element analysis) is desirable, but not required.
  • Basic knowledge of hydraulic systems and components.
  • Familiar with Microsoft Office Application (Outlook, Word, Excel)
  • Able to travel for projects as required; travel is typically minimal
  • Excellent problem-solving and analytical skills
  • Self-motivated, organized and maintaining a positive attitude
  • Strong verbal and written communication capabilities with any and all customers and team members
  • Moderate to extensive experience associated with industrial metal fabrication.

Additional Info:

  • Full Time position with typical office hours 8am-5pm
  • Working for a growing and internationally renowned specialist in the field of mold development for precast production
  • Challenging activities and projects in an internationally oriented company network
  • Comprehensive product training at headquarters in Europe and continued professional development opportunities
  • Attractive and performance-related pay
  • 401(k) pension plan, Dental, Disability, Flexible Spending Account, Health insurance, Life insurance, PTO, paid sick days, Vision insurance
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