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Mechanical Engineer (Entry Level) - Onsite - Gary, IN (IND 18155) in Gary, IN at Middough Inc.

Date Posted: 7/24/2018

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Gary, IN
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    Not Specified
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Job Description

Mechanical Engineer (Entry Level) - Onsite - Gary, IN
Position Description:  
The successful engineer is adept at organizing and scheduling work tasks across multiple projects. The engineer has a track record of problem solving and understands the dynamic between the design details and the “big picture” project objectives.  The engineer will develop technical design, calculations, 3D models, and drawings for review & approval by senior department personnel while working as part of a multi-discipline design team.
Essential Functions:
  • Collects and prepares data/information and performs detailed engineering calculations.
  • Builds complex 3D parts and assemblies (both models & drawings) using native 3D design tools (Preferred: SolidWorks and AutoCAD).
  • Develops technical specifications & data sheets, performs technical evaluation of bids, and recommends best value design which meets client requirements for operability, reliability, maintainability and safety.
  • Performs calculations to validate simulation models.
  • Assists in field observations, checking installations, and problem solving activities.
  • Interacts with other departments and suppliers to exchange project pertinent information.
  • Keeps department and project managers up to date on task progression
  Skills and Qualifications:
  • Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering with 0 to 3 years of related work experience
  • Experienced at developing engineering designs in 3D (SolidWorks & AutoCAD) in a Manufacturing, Automotive, Product Design, or Heavy Industrial / Metals work environment
  • Experienced using CAE packages to assist in design validation within work environment (Preferred: SolidWorks Simulation FEA and Flow Simulation CFD / FlowVENT)
  • High proficiency using Microsoft Office products for engineering calculations and reporting (Excel, Access, Word)  
Physical Demands:
The characteristics described below are representative of those encountered while performing the essential functions of this position. Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing duties of this job, the employee will:
  • frequently be required to stand, walk, sit, reach with hands and arms, climb stairs and ladders, balance, stoop or kneel, talk and hear, and use fingers and hands to feel objects, tools or controls;
  • frequently use up-close vision, distance vision, depth perceptions, and the ability to adjust focus.
In addition:
  • Overtime may be necessary as workload’s dictate. This may include weekdays, weekends and/or holidays.
  • The job will generally be performed at the Client's production facility or industrial/construction job site and could last for an extended period of time.
  • May require occasional overnight travel to another client location/facility or the home office.
  • Conditions will vary at each location, but the conditions listed above will generally apply.
  • When working outside Middough’s office, appropriate safety training and safety equipment will be provided by Middough and/or Client, as required.
Middough Inc. does not support sponsorship for any applicant that requires an employment visa (i.e.H-1B) to work lawfully in the US.
Middough Inc. is an equal opportunity employer committed to the principles of diversity and actively recruits minority, women, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.