Senior Mechanical Design Engineer in Elk Grove Village, IL

$100K(Ladders Estimates)


Elk Grove Village, IL 60007

Industry: Manufacturing & Automotive


5 - 7 years

Posted 24 days ago

Job Description

Key Responsibilities

  • Collaborate with Engineering, Manufacturing and Assembly team members to envision and design custom container handling equipment
  • Using CAD software, produce standard, manufacture-ready designs; assist Mechanical Detail Engineers in detailing parts, and creating mechanical drawings, assembly prints and specifications that enable the production team to correctly fabricate and assemble all engineering output
  • Research and analyze customer design proposals, specifications, manuals, or other data to evaluate the feasibility, cost, or maintenance requirements of designs or applications
  • Review specifications, sketches, drawings, ideas, and related data to assess factors affecting designs and the procedures and instructions to be followed
  • Maintain close communication, problem-solving and collaboration with the production team to ensure proper assembly and operation of completed designs; modify and revise designs to correct operating deficiencies or to reduce production problems
  • Communicate with customers in a professional and timely manner regarding feasibility, design, order status, operational concerns, service and more
  • Focus on concepts and designs with the potential for repeatability and standardization to maximize efficiency and profitability and minimize errors


  • Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering required
  • 5+ years of hands-on mechanical engineering design experience
  • Advanced ability to work with Autodesk Inventor highly desired
  • Ability to travel on occasion

Valid Through: 2019-11-14