Mechanical Engineer
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Mechanical Engineer
Ref No.: 17-02844
Location: Southfield, Michigan
Mechanical Engineer
Southfield, MI
Project/Contract (w2)
Pay Rate: $40.00 – $65.00 per hour
Ref. ID: 3177

  • Exhibit a thorough understanding of mechanical engineering design theory and the ability to demonstrate those skills by applying current state-of-the-art packaging techniques.
  • Experience in designing automotive production-intent plastic and metal enclosures.
  • Good oral and written communication skills, along with the ability to read, develop and understand engineering documentation (i.e. Assembly Drawings, Bills of Material, Blueprints, Dimensioning, DVP&R, FMEA, Product Releases, Product Specifications, Stack-ups/GD&T, Test Reports and Test Specifications
  • Strong organizational experience - accurate and detail oriented.
  • Ability to identify product non-conformance's.
  • Ability to complete unfinished products (i.e. specify hardware components, enclosure designs, brackets, etc.) while meeting all customer requirements.
  • Demonstrated proficiency with personal computers (spreadsheets and word processors).
  • Some experience in a CAD program (AutoCAD, Catia, SolidWorks or UniGraphics) is a plus.
  • A thorough understanding of packaging automotive electronic modules to meet a variety of operating environments (i.e. dust, rain, humidity, temperature, shock, vibration, corrosion, altitude, etc.).
  • Ability to work effectively in a constantly changing, fast-paced product development environment.
  • Ability to review and evaluate mechanical design requirements accurately and make recommendations. Interact with necessary personnel (i.e. other engineering functions, manufacturing, vendors) to support product manufacturability.
  • Provide direct technical support to customers, Purchasing, Sales and Marketing, Quality Assurance, Manufacturing and Production departments.
  • Assist in quoting for internal and external products.
  • Create new part numbers using in-house format.
  • Organize and maintain individual project files per the elements of the Mechanical Engineering Process.
  • Work with manufacturing to improve processes and rectify design or documentation related issues