Mechanical Design Engineer

    • Job Tracking ID: 85347-325948
    • Job Location: Dallastown, PA
    • Job Level: Mid Career
    • Level of Education: BA/BS
    • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
    • Date Updated: 02/28/2022
    • 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

As a federal contractor, and consistent with Executive Order 14042, we will require all newly hired employees in the United States to be fully vaccinated by December 8th 2021 or by your start date if it is after December 8th 2021, subject to approved medical, religious or other accommodation


Job Benefits

  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Tax Savings Accounts (HSA / FSA)
  • Life Insurance
  • Short Term Disability
  • Long Term Disability
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • 401k
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan
  • PTO
  • Education Assistance Program
  • Paid Holidays
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