Mechanical Design Engineer


Grand Rapids, MI

Industry: Manufacturing


Less than 5 years

Posted 146 days ago

  by    Greg Dawson

This job is no longer available.


Currently looking for a Machine Designer to fill a direct hire position in the Grand Rapids, MI area. The successful candidate will have at least one year of machine design experience, preferably using Solidworks.

Responsibilities of the Machine Designer / Mechanical Engineer

  • Create and design special machines utilizing engineering principles, knowledge and related experience.
  • Design and detail new automation machines, fixtures, gages, assembly and process equipment.
  • Size mechanical equipment such as pumps, gears, bearings, hydraulics and piping.
  • Work with in a team of otherexperienced mechanical design engineers
  • Create and review bid specifications, detailed drawings and bill of materials.

Desired requirements of the Machine Designer / Mechanical Engineer

  • An Associate's degree or Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Design Engineering is preferred
  • Minimum of one year of machine design experience, preferably automation, process equipment or material handling.
  • Solidworks software experience, but Inventor, Pro-E or any 3D software experience will be considered
  • Knowledge of Robotics, Servos, vision systems and PLC's is desired
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Proficient computer skills including Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Technical ability, team oriented and attention to detail
  • Must be a US Citizen or have a Green Card

Keywords: Project Engineer, Machine Designer, Automation, Automotive, Structural, Machine Builder, Process equipment, Food, Chemical, Pharmaceutical, Packaging, Panel, Controls Engineer, Solidworks, Inventor, ProE, Creo, Autocad, CAD, PLC, HMI.


$80K - $90K