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Mechanical Engineer - Senior

Post date

May 21, 2019

Location

Auburn Hills, Michigan

Field

Mechanical Engineering

Type

Full Time

Position Summary

Current Position: Senior Mechanical Engineer - The Senior Mechanical Project Engineer is responsible for the design of all Esys equipment, and provides oversight to other Project Engineers, as well as suppliers, who may be involved in the design and/or engineering process. 

Essential Functions:

  • Works closely with Manufacturing, Controls Engineering and Project Management to follow a project from its inception to the final customer acceptance and sign-off, provides follow up and support after this point
  • Reviews and releases final engineering drawings to the manufacturing department
  • Leads, organizes and participates in design review meetings for internal, as well as outsourced, designs
  • Oversees the process of, or is involved with creating and maintaining an accurate bill of material (BOM) for designed/engineered equipment
  • Ensures the equipment being started up and commissioned operates in accordance with the approved customer specification; interprets engineering drawings and specifications to develop and provide equipment installation instructions which are compliant with site installation requirements
  • Leads the details and design checking for proper functionality regarding designs created by other Project Engineers
  • Develops equipment specifications for the internal mechanical design and/or build by outside vendors; ensures the selected suppliers follow Esys processes and meet project quality and delivery expectations, as well as maintaining the appropriate budget
  • Reviews all mechanical engineering drawings prior to final release, ensuring compliance for customer buyoff
  • Ensures that Esys products and services continue to be the benchmark within the industry
  • Demonstrates a commitment to Esys Core Beliefs
  • Demonstrates a commitment to safe work practices while on Esys or the customer’s premises
  • Other duties as assigned

Note: Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Ability to motivate and mentor a team, with the ability to lead change
  • Ability to demonstrate strong critical thinking and problem solving skills
  • Ability to meet deadlines without endangering the integrity of the equipment or compromising safety requirements
  • Ability to interact professionally with customers and suppliers, while maintaining a positive working relationship
  • Ability to work onsite within the Esys offices or at customer locations as required
  • Intermediate proficiency with Microsoft Office programs, as well as Google Applications (such as Gmail, Calendar and Docs)
  • Advanced knowledge of mechanical design software applications (SolidWorks preferred)

Supervisory Responsibility:

  • May direct the day-to-day activities of other (mechanical) Project Engineers

About Esys Automation:
Esys Automation is a leading full-service manufacturing automation solutions provider to the automotive industry.  Offering both Turnkey Automation Systems as well as Controls Engineering Services, we are highly specialized in vehicle assembly applications in areas such as press, powertrain, plastics, body assembly, paint and sealer, final assembly, and tire and wheel. At Esys, we develop innovative, tailored products and applications based on our customer’s requirements.

We are comprised of over one hundred talented engineers who take pride in providing quality products and services to our customers. At Esys we believe that the future of our company rests squarely on the knowledge, imagination, skills, teamwork & integrity of our employees. 

What We Offer:
Esys Automation understands that high quality people are required to deliver high quality systems and services to our customers. We strive to attract and retain the best team members and to be a Workplace of Choice. Esys Automation has received the Detroit Free Press' Top Workplaces award. We are a project oriented company that successfully implements projects by creating highly efficient and technical teams. These teams enjoy a level of autonomy and responsibility that promotes innovative thinking and sense of ownership. What we offer is an environment that fosters team work, learning, and creativity. At Esys, we encourage our employees to continuously learn through 3rd party training classes as well as internal mentorship arrangements. Listed below are some of the other benefits enjoyed by our team:
• Profit Sharing Plan
• 401K Plan with matching
• Flex time
• Medical, Life, Dental & Vision Insurance
• Short and long term disability Insurance
• Cell Phone reimbursement
• Paid Holidays
• Paid Time Off that also begins accruing immediately

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