Job Description

Mechanical Engineer

Contract M-F 40 hours weekly

6+ Months, possible extension long term on contract or transition to direct.

Must have Overhead Crane Design Experience.

Responsible for developing creative material handling solutions and other engineered components. As a member of our engineering team, you will manage projects from concept to completion by directly overseeing every aspect of them. This will all happen while working directly with clients to ensure their needs and timeline are met in a detailed and professional manner. This position is very engaging and hands on.

Essential Functions

  • Perform calculations for the stresses developed in the structural and mechanical components of overhead cranes and runway systems.
  • Generate 2D & 3D design drawings, detailed fabrication drawings and bill of materials for overhead cranes and other material handling equipment using AutoCad.
  • Work with other project team members in the engineering stage of various material handling projects.
  • Review customer generated drawings and specifications as they pertain to the engineering design of the equipment or system.


  • A minimum of a Bachelor's degree in Structural, Mechanical or Civil Engineering
  • Minimum of 5 years experience in design engineering and detailing
  • Team approach to problem solving
  • Strong skills in communication and customer service
  • Proficient in AutoCad for 2D & 3D design and detailing
  • Computer literate with proficient skills in Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel and Microsoft Outlook
  • Experience in manufacturing and Structural steel fabrication desired
  • Able to work in a collaborative/team environment
  • Must be eligible to work and free of any non-competition agreements.
  • Must be able to pass drug screen and background check.

Working Conditions

  • Almost always work indoors. At times may work outdoors if the electrical system or equipment requires it.
  • Are sometimes exposed to sounds and noise levels that might be distracting or uncomfortable.

Physical Requirements

  • See details of objects that are more than a few feet away.
  • Use fingers to grasp, move, or assemble very small objects.
  • Hold the arm and hand in one position or hold the hand steady while moving the arm.
  • Hear sounds and recognize the difference between them.
  • Make quick, precise adjustments to machine controls.
  • Use one or two hands to grasp, move, or assemble objects.
  • Focus on one source of sound and ignore others.
  • Determine the distance between objects.

Application Instructions

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