Aerospace Mechanical Engineer

Glastonbury, CT 06033

Posted: 08/22/2018 Industry: Engineering Job Number: 495932

Partnered with  fast growing supplier to the aerospace industry seeking an experienced Aerospace Mechanical Engineer.  This position will work on all product stages from research and development to design and manufacture through installation and final release. This position is for an experienced Mechanical Engineer supporting the Mechanical Support & Test Equipment (STE) team. Primary tasks will be developing mechanical design solutions to a variety of problems including structures and electronics assemblies. Tasks may involve new designs or modifications to existing designs. The candidate will be expected to work collaboratively with mechanical engineers as well as representatives from sales, supply chain, manufacturing, quality, drafting, component engineering and other engineering disciplines. The candidate must be proficient in computer aided design such as with SolidWorks, AutoCAD or the like. Examples of any previous work that demonstrates the ability to understand and meet design requirements, scheduled milestones and budgets is a must. Candidate shall be detailed oriented with the ability to effectively communicate status and maintain high visibility critical program schedules.
PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES / DUTIES:
 Design of mechanical, pneumatic & hydraulic control systems.
 Determine use of centrifugal & positive displacement pumps and pump controls, pressure & flow regulators, heat exchangers and cooling systems.
 Determine line sizes & suitable plumbing.
 Select suitable structural steel considering material, size & shape.
 A working knowledge of flowmeters, pressure & temperature transducers, and pressure, temperature, level & flow switches is also required.
 Proficiency in AutoCAD2000 or higher, MS Access/Word/Excel knowledge required
 Create functional test requirements for equipment checkout & ensure proper calibration of control systems
 Final system documentation including creation of machine operators / maintenance manual
 Good communication skills
 Support the design, documentation, assembly, test & field support of industrial controls/systems
 Insure design compliance with mechanical standards for world-wide installation
 Create functional test requirements for equipment checkout and insure proper setup & calibration of mechanical systems
 Proficient with Mechanical Design of Test Equipment structures and assemblies
 Proficient Creating Cable Assembly Drawings
 Proficient with Parts Selection and Approval Process (Parts Standardization)
 Knowledge of NFPA T2.24.1 R1-2000 Systems Standard for Stationary Machinery
 Knowledge of drafting standards Y14.5M-1994; Y14.38M and Y14.100M
 An understanding of applicable ASTM standards is also required.
 Other duties and responsibilities as may be assigned or required.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
(All qualified candidates MUST meet All of these Minimum Qualifications with No exceptions.)
 B.S. in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent experience
 5+ years of related experience
 Knowledge of NFPA T2.24.1 R1-2000 Systems Standard for Stationary Machinery
 Knowledge of drafting standards Y14.5M-1994; Y14.38M and Y14.100M
 An understanding of applicable ASTM standards
 Knowledge of process control & measurement instrumentation including: pressure, temperature, level, flow, force and torque.
 Experience with program managing jobs
 Strong knowledge of MS Access, Word, and Excel
 Proficient in SolidWorks
 Experience with post order reviews
 This position requires use of information which is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). All accepted applications must be U.S. Persons as defined by ITAR (U.S. citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident, Political Asylee, or Refugee).
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:
 Master s Degree in Mechanical Engineering
 Knowledge of CE requirements
 Knowledge of Lean Manufacturing, Kanban and 5S
 Knowledge of ISO9000 and AS9100 requirements
 Experience with 3D modeling and simulation
 Familiar with Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerances
 Aerospace, hydraulic, pneumatic and/or machined parts manufacturing, engineering, cost, and/or procurement requirements knowledge/experience
 Familiarity/experience with lean manufacturing, Kaizen events, and continuous improvement techniques (i.e. RCCA, Six Sigma methodology), a plus
 Proficiency in Epicor 10 or strong knowledge of ERP systems
 Working knowledge of ISO-9001, AS9100
COMPETENCIES / OTHER: JOB CHARACTERISTICS
 Initiative
 Customer Focus
 Organizing Skills/Planning
 Priority Setting

Please submit current resume to smadden@trnstaffing for immediate consideration.

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