Mechanical Design Engineer - Gichner

    • Job Tracking ID: 85347-312749
    • Job Location: Dallastown, PA
    • Job Level: Mid Career
    • Level of Education: BA/BS
    • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
    • Date Updated: 11/03/2020
    • Years of Experience: 2 - 5 Years
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Job Description

To determine and implement mechanical designs that meet cost and schedule objectives and customer requirements.

  • Designs shelters and mechanical modifications such as rack installations, ECU installations, entry panel installations and miscellaneous ancillary items. 
  • Attends job kick-off meetings and participates in design reviews with customers. 
  • Reviews customer requirements including customer specifications, Statements of Work, and interface drawings in order to ensure compliance with contract.
  • Prepares and updates task lists. 
  • Tracks schedules and budgets on assigned programs. 
  • Issues long lead material. 
  • Provides technical input to CAD design team on various tasks. 
  • Reviews and approves drawings. 
  • Interfaces with other departments to resolve questions and technical issues. 
  • Creates technical proposals, technical materials, and procurement specifications. 
  • Supports the Sales department in proposal development and engineering estimates.
  • Reviews vendor/shop drawings, quotes and proposals. 
  • Resolves vendor issues and dispositions defective material.  Creates Cost Schedule Impact Logs (CSIL’s) for added scope. 
  • Submits Engineering Change Proposals (ECP’s). 
  • Interfaces with customers and contracts to resolve customer related issues. 
  • Contributes to product improvement, new products and product standardization.

Experience and Skills

Required: 4 year college/university education in technical field (BSME / BSMET)

Desired experience:  3+ years professional engineering experience.

  • Experience with Auto-Cad; 3-D Modeling Software, etc.
  • Defense/DoD-engineering background preferable