Pro Staff

Mechanical Designer

Employer
Location
Alexandria
Posted
Sep 12, 2017
Closes
Oct 12, 2017
Ref
299749
Contact
Pro Staff
Job Type
Employee
Employment Status
Full Time
Pro Staff has a Mechanical Designer opportunity at our manufacturing client in Alexandria. Be part of a quality-driven company that values its employees! 

In this role, you’ll design packaging equipment, with the following core responsibilities:
  • Create sound machine concepts including layout, timing, and drives 
  • Troubleshoot issues and recommend solutions 
  • Provide engineering support to customers including field issues, retrofits, size changes and parts questions 
  • Support the testing and installation of equipment, as well as continuous improvement efforts
  • Provide support to customer technical service and customer training
Minimum Requirements: 
  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering, Mathematics or related field or equivalent combination of education and/or experience 
  • Knowledge of motion and timing including limits/guidelines and relevant math skills such as timing, sprocket ratios, linkages, and air/vacuum 
  • Understanding and ability to create machine timing charts 
  • Mechanical, controls, and electrical system knowledge 
  • Experience with multi drive automation projects (servo based) 
  • 2D and 3D CAD experience 
  • Ability to develop new designs or improve existing designs for simplification and better value 
  • Knowledge of material types and properties and purchased parts used in automated equipment 
  • Mechanical, controls, and electrical system knowledge 
  • Understanding of parts fabrication, standard manufacturing tolerances, and tolerance stack-up 
  • Understanding of what drives costs including best value tolerances 
  • Experience with Microsoft Office
Hours are 7:30am-4:30pm, Mon-Fri. Pay depends on experience.

Interested? Contact Pro Staff at 320-763-9677 for a detailed listing of responsibilities and requirements.

Pro Staff, an Atterro Human Capital Group company, offers short-term to long-term projects, temporary to contract-to-hire, or direct placements. With proven expertise in Administrative, Clerical, Light Industrial and Manufacturing backgrounds, Pro Staff matches the right people with the right career opportunities.

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