Mechanical Engineer
at ITW Employee Network

Date Posted: 12/5/2019

Job Description

Mechanical Engineer

 

Instron® is a global organization that designs, manufactures, sells and services materials testing systems. Instron is a clear global leader in materials testing applications and its leadership in the marketplace is continually expanding. You will find that our established strength, commitment to our core values and team focus provides an engaging work environment and offers exceptional opportunities for personal and career development.

Summary:
 
The Mechanical Engineer performs relatively complex work requiring independent selection and application of appropriate Engineering techniques, procedures, and criteria for accomplishment of designs, design adaptions, and modifications having specific, clearly defined objectives. The level of engineering work performed usually has precedents and requires application of standard engineering techniques and knowledge, but it may involve work under direction of senior engineers on tasks relative to complex state-of-the-art areas.
 
 
Principal Duties & Responsibilities:
 
  • Lead automation projects from starting concepts with the customer to installation at the customer facility. This includes, but is not limited to:
  • Interfacing with customers to review specifications and establish a project timeline.
  • Develop and incorporate custom design solutions with standard systems to fulfill customer needs.
  • Coordinate with manufacturing and purchasing to receive parts and assemblies within the project schedule.
  • Supervise and coordinate the work of technicians, machinists, and other engineers supporting your project.
  • Lead design reviews with peers and upper management with the aid of appropriately prepared documents and reports.
  • Offer technical support post-installation.
  • Assist fellow project engineers with their automation projects wherever necessary.
 
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities Required:
 
  • A level of competence and expertise typically achieved through attainment of a Bachelor's Degree in Engineering and 5 - 10 years of industrial experience in the engineering discipline in the mechanical engineering field.
  • Extensive SolidWorks experience, Certified SolidWorks Associate preferred.
  • Mathematical and/or computational dexterity.
  • Good judgment coupled with an ability to select and apply appropriate resources necessary to reach sound engineering conclusions and completion of task objectives.
  • Experience as a project lead.
  • Good communication skills, both verbal and written.
 
Working Conditions:
 
  • Office environment with little, if any, exposure to adverse conditions. Occasional time spent in a manufacturing setting.
  • Occasional domestic and international travel may be required.

Take this opportunity to join a successful and enthusiastic global team where you can make a significant impact immediately. Enjoy a competitive salary and generous benefits that includes health, dental, life and LTD insurance, 401k (with match), and a 100% tuition reimbursement program. Instron is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. We employ, train, compensate and promote regardless of race, religion, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, veteran status, and other protected status as required by applicable law.



Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type: Full-Time
  • Location: Norwood
  • Job Type: Engineering
  • Experience: Not Specified
  • Date Posted: 12/5/2019

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