Mechanical Machine Design Engineer FT 1st shift San Antonio, TX #25942 Seeking Military Affiliation

  • Location: San Antonio, Texas
  • Type: Direct Hire
  • Job #275118

Job Description:
Apply fundamental solid mechanical design and engineering principles, assuring complete design and procurement of manufacturing equipment. Fiber Glass Machine Design position focuses on the mechanical design of one-off equipment designs, including CNC winders, electrical, hydraulic, and other driven equipment. Design, build, installation/startup, and troubleshooting equipment is required. Solidworks and AutoCAD proficiency is required. Automation, PLC, Hydraulics, etc., skill sets are a plus.

– Work with product design engineering on technical specifications that best utilize equipment and manufacturing techniques.
– Prototype new processes and new equipment for manufacturing products. – Transcribe performance requirements for product processes, equipment development, or engineering projects.
– Study industrial processes to maximize the efficiency of equipment applications, including equipment placement.
– Recommend process and equipment improvements incorporating the latest technologies.
– Collaborate with electrical engineer and manage specifications for automation of equipment.
– Support product development by developing, verifying, and implementing product processes and manufacturing solutions to satisfy various market requirements.
– Design test equipment and develop procedures for testing products. – Collaborate with vendors to source design and fabrication components, machining, and equipment assembly.
– Prepare technical packages for tenders and organize the technical tender documents.
– Estimate costs or submit bids for engineering, construction, or installation projects.
– Oversee installation, operation, maintenance, or repair of machines or equipment, ensuring they are installed and functioning according to specifications.
– Budget, monitor, and report the cost and schedule of equipment and projects.
– Contribute to lab prototyping and manufacturing environments as needed.
– Investigate equipment failures or difficulties to diagnose faulty operation and recommend remedial actions or design modifications to eliminate machine or system malfunctions.
– Read and interpret blueprints, technical drawings, schematics, or computer-generated reports.
– Other duties as assigned

– Bachelor in Mechanical Engineering or similar discipline required.
 – Masters in Mechanical Engineering preferred.
– 5 or more years of work experience in the equipment design field.
– Experience in the field of composite manufacturing is a plus.
– Projects may require evening and weekend work attendance.
– Strong Mechanical Aptitude.
– Ability to interpret data and provide recommendations based on findings.
– Available for overnight and international Travel required.
– Exposure/experience working with shop fabrication and machining.
– Exposure to and familiarity with hydraulic design.
– Exposure to and familiarity with equipment automation.
– Design for manufacturing.

We offer a competitive benefits package starting the first date of employment that includes: medical, dental, vision, life insurance, 401K savings plan, paid time-off, and starting at three weeks of vacation! For more specifics, please visit our benefits page


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