System One Services Project Engineer / Mechanical in Louisville, Kentucky40290

Project Engineer / MechanicalLouisville, KY

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Type:Direct-Hire

Category:Engineering

Job ID:118370

Date Posted:06/15/2017

System One is currently accepting applications for Mechanical Project Engineers! Ideal candidates will have proven experience in leading the mechanical design, commissioning of conveyor and sortation systems. This is an excellent opportunity to join a well-respected company within their industry!

Job Summary of Mechanical Project Engineer

Responsible for leading the mechanical engineering project aspects specific to package handling conveyor systems. The Mechanical Project Engineer will collaborate frequently with mechanical designers, electrical engineers, management and customers to successfully complete projects.

Mechanical Project Engineer Job Functions

  • Develop an understanding for the specific mechanical engineering requirements per project

  • Study and become familiar with the elementary system drawings

  • Conveyor manifests

  • Engineering hours estimate

  • Project contract requirements and options

  • Provide technical interface with customer’s project representative(s)

  • Project scope definitions

  • Contract change orders

  • Customer specifications / standards.

  • Understand project material requirements and submit for purchase to meet installation schedule.

  • Provide technical support for vendors, field installation personnel, and engineering subcontractors.

  • Communicate project specific information with internal project management team members, purchasing, electrical engineering, field installation and fabrication departments.

  • Release drawings for installation and fabrication

  • Create material purchase requests

  • Report changes to scope of work for the project as they occur.

  • Maintain project-specific requirements while applying general knowledge of conveyor systems, conveyor equipment and customer specifications and standards

  • Provide input as needed in areas of development, cost reduction, and quality improvements.

  • Check drawings provided by mechanical designers for accuracy and provide feedback for corrections as needed.

  • Perform and assist in directing engineering analysis as determined by project needs in structural, mechanical power transmission and fluid power disciplines.

Mechanical Project Engineer Qualifications

  • 5 years of material handling equipment experience preferably within the conveyor systems industry.

  • Knowledge of Power transmission equipment

  • Steel fabrication

  • Microsoft Office Suite

  • Proven working knowledge of AutoCAD or Autodesk Inventor

  • Able to read, understand and apply customer specifications

  • Communicate effectively with customers, vendors and co-workers

  • Proven ability to organize and prioritize a variety of tasks in an effective and timely manner in order to meet critical time deadlines.

  • Must be able to travel to jobsites and customer meetings as required.

Mechanical Project Engineer Education Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or equivalent experience in mechanical engineering and design.

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