Mechanical Engineer - Design, Development and Test


Manufacturing and Production

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Salary Range

Up to USD71000 per year

No. of Openings


Branch Information

Louisville Engineering - (USA) 10200 Forest Green Boulevard Suite 112 KY Louisville , KY 40223 Phone : 502-423-0465



Job Description

Manpower Engineering looking for a Mechanical Engineer for our client south of the Louisville area. Direct/perm hire.

Specific Responsibilities:

* Researches, designs, evaluates, installs, operates, and maintains mechanical products, equipment, systems and processes to meet requirements, applying knowledge of engineering principles.

* Designs and implements cost-effective machine and/or equipment modifications to improve safety, reliability and throughput; develops design ideas using CAD software (AutoCAD 3D).

* Works out the loads and stresses on different parts of a structure, and uses computer simulations to predict how structures will react under different conditions.

* Develops, tests, and evaluates theoretical designs.

* Creates detailed drawings for fabrication and assembly of components.

* Communicates with vendors to obtain quotations for purchasing components; inspects components upon arrival to ensure quality control.

* Recommends design modifications to eliminate machine or system malfunctions.

* Works with state and federal agencies to ensure compliance with EPA and OSHA regulations with regards to equipment installations and/or other facility processes; ensures a product can be made again reliably and will perform consistently in specified operating environments.

* Plans and designs new productions processes; produces details of specifications and outline designs.

* Designs test control apparatus and equipment and develops procedures for testing products.

* Works with state and federal agencies to ensure compliance with EPA and OSHA regulations with regards to equipment installations and/or other facility processes; ensures projects meet legal requirements, environmental directives, and health and safety requirements.

* Maintains an awareness of external product and process technology, including those of competitors, through external networks (i.e., academia, suppliers, customers, research institutes, etc.), literature study, technical meetings, and conferences; incorporates this information into the development of new products.


* Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering preferred with 3-5 years' experience in a manufacturing environment. Will consider recent or new graduates with some relevant experience/internships.

* Excellent math and science skills, especially those related to physics and geometry.

* Strong problem-solving skills with the ability to think analytically.

* Strong understanding of CAD system operation: 2D and 3D experience to create detailed fabrication and assembly drawings.

* Comprehensive understanding of required health and safety regulations.

* Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

* Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced, deadline-oriented environment.

* Attention to detail.

* Strong teamwork and interpersonal skills; ability to interact with all levels within the organization.

* Excellent organizational skills; must be able to manage tasks and projects with minimal guidance.

* Possesses the ability to lift up to 50 lbs.