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Mechanical Design Engineer

Glenwood, Il
Mechanical Design Engineer


Glenwood, IL

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES for Mechanical Design Engineer:

  • Collaborate with Lead Engineers, Manufacturing, and Assembly team members to design problem-solving container handling equipment
  • Using CAD software, produce standard, manufacture-ready designs; detail parts, and create mechanical drawings, assembly prints, and specifications that enable the production team to correctly fabricate and assemble all engineering output
  • Review specifications, sketches, drawings, ideas, and related data to assess factors affecting designs and the procedures and instructions to be followed
  • Maintain close communication, problem-solving, and collaboration with the production team to ensure proper assembly and operation of completed designs; modify and revise designs to correct operating deficiencies or to reduce production problems
  • Communicate with customers in a professional and timely manner regarding feasibility, design, order status, operational concerns, service, and more
  • Focus on concepts and designs with the potential for repeatability and standardization to maximize efficiency and profitability and minimize errors

QUALIFICATIONS for Mechanical Design Engineer:

  • Bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering required.
  • 3+ years of hands-on mechanical engineering design experience is strongly preferred.
  • Advanced ability to work with Autodesk Inventor is highly desired.
  • Attitude: Strong desire to succeed as part of a team; interest in contributing to positive company culture; willingness to persist until the job is done right for the customer; and embrace the Company “Support Built In” philosophy.
  • Engineering and Technology: Proficient knowledge of the practical application of engineering science and technology. This includes applying principles, techniques, procedures, and equipment to the design and production of Company products.
  • Reliability: Ability to consistently meet deadlines with accuracy; available to discuss details of work with colleagues outside of normal business hours.
  • Communication and Problem Solving: Ability to identify problems and review related information with colleagues to develop and evaluate options and implement solutions.
  • Mechanical Skills: Proficient knowledge of mechanical systems and their designs, uses, repair and maintenance; including, but not limited to, bearing types and configurations, tolerances, and serviceability.
  • Production and Processing: Knowledge of raw materials, production processes, quality control, costs, and other techniques for maximizing effective manufacture of parts.

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Onward Technologies is an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action employer.  We prohibit discrimination in decisions concerning recruitment, hiring, compensation, benefits promotions, training, termination or any other condition of employment or career development.   All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, veteran status, disability status or any other legally protected status.

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