Mechanical Design Engineer in Hazelwood, MO at Volt

Date Posted: 6/28/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Hazelwood, MO
  • Duration:
    100 weeks
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Pay Rate
    $59.5 - $59.5/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone

Job Description

Our client, a large biotechnology company is currently seeking a Mechanical Design Engineer.

Summary of Job Description

This is mechanical engineering position with an emphasis on engineering design of complex medical instruments.  This individual will collaborate with R&D engineering staff to produce CAD models with a heavy emphasis on creating engineering drawings.

Position Requirements:

  • Experience with designing and creating engineering drawings for mechanical components and assemblies.
  • Experience creating engineering drawings of electrical cable assemblies based on design input from electrical engineers.
  • Candidate must be well grounded in mechanical engineering design principles and fabrication and assembly techniques for plastic molded parts.
  • Candidate must be able to produce detailed fabrication and assembly drawings.
  • Strong conceptual design skills and creativity needed to generate various concept designs for evaluation.
  • Ability to discuss designs with tool makers for manufacturability.
  • Ability to work in accordance with internal needs, design control guidelines and Quality requirements within the company’s quality system and regulated FDA environment.
  • Takes tasks with minimal guidance and follows them through to completion.

Typical experience, skills and qualifications:

  • Education/Experience:  BS in Mechanical Engineering with 3-5 or more years’ work experience or Associates Degree/technical certificate plus 10 years’ experience designing electro- mechanical systems, equipment and components.  Medical device or diagnostics industry or a relevant field preferred but not required.
  • Training/proficiency in SolidWorks, PLM systems (Windchill preferred), Design for Manufacturability, engineering drawing standards including GD&T, CAD modeling, rapid prototyping.

Volt is an equal opportunity employer.