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Lead Mechanical Engineer - York, PA

Branch ID: 2278

Job Objective

The Lead System Engineer is the primary engineering resource for one or more concurrent system jobs. This senior level engineer must work independently, often on multiple projects, and prioritize tasks based on general guidance from management. Duties include some project management of each job, and a high level of responsibility for the final outcome of the project. Leadership of other project team members and technical review of all engineering disciplines on a project is required. Engineering tasks often include programming a robot and vision system, CAD design of mechanical components, and specification of vendor-supplied equipment. Sales assistance and applications engineering are also typical subsets of this position. Documentation of work done on each job is the responsibility of the engineer on each job.

Job Duties and Responsibilities

  • Responsible for meeting project deadlines;
  • Responsible for meeting project budget estimates;
  • Coordinate meetings between company and customer, or vendor;
  • Collaborate with a customer on an approach to a problem;
  • Develop appropriate solution for customer problem;
  • Advise customers as technical expert before and after sale;
  • Write project specifications;
  • Provide equipment startup supervision or assistance on site and customer site;
  • Conceptual design of automation and motion control and robotic solutions to customer problems;
  • Design in CAD of solutions;
  • Creation of drawing and documentation packages;
  • Creation of user manuals for programs written ;
  • Creation, maintenance and communication of Bill of Materials;
  • Setup and program robotic systems;
  • Setup and program vision systems;
  • Task supervision of Mechanical Designer position;
  • Perform internal design reviews with all project disciplines;
  • Work with purchasing department to acquire material necessary to complete projects;
  • Assist in sales calls;
  • Provide estimates for quotation of systems;
  • Other duties as assigned;

Four year college degree majoring in Mechanical Engineering. 6 to 10 years of technical and/ or professional training. Knowledge of motion control, robotics, vision systems and automation is also preferred. Capital equipment design experience is required, preferably in the food packaging industry. Working knowledge of Solidworks 3D design software preferred. Ability to perform multiple tasks with a diversity of problems. Most work is done independently without close supervision. Computer skills are required at an advanced level. Must exhibit the capability to generate problem solutions, serve as an advisor or consultant, develop operating procedures, and influence other employees work. Exhibit leadership qualities to coordinate team activities and be a team leader of a group consisting of 2 to 5 other employees. Required to control costs, adhere to a schedule, and improve the quality of a product or service. #LI-JS1

About Staffmark

The Company supports affirmative action and equal employment opportunity. The Company will provide equal employment in employment practices to all applicants for employment. Employment decisions shall be made without regard to any protected characteristic such as, but not limited to, race, color, religion, gender, age, disability, national origin, ancestry, citizen status, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, status in regard to public assistance, disabled veterans, recently separated veterans, Armed Forces service medal veterans and other protected veterans, genetic information and other legally protected classes. Furthermore, the Company is an E-Verify employer. Information provided on this application will not be used for any discriminatory purposes. The Company complies with all applicable federal, state and local non-discrimination laws and regulations. The Company will provide reasonable accommodations in the application or interviewing process. If you need a reasonable accommodation in the application or interviewing process, please contact us.

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Lead Mechanical Engineer

City, State or Zip Code: York, PA

Position Type: Direct Hire Position

Date Posted: 2/13/2019