Mechanical Design Engineer
Grand Prairie, TX 75051
Clearance is preferred, but not required.
Mechanical Design Engineer needed to support a Tactical Missiles (TM) Line of Business Development Program. The candidate will perform conceptual and detail design of missile system and subsystem components, create/release drawings, support design reviews, and support supplier/customer meetings. The engineer must be proficient in Pro-E/CREO, have good communication skills, be capable of performing trade studies / materials analysis, and be able to work with internal and external customers. Tasks assigned may include generation of Interface Control Drawings (ICD), generation of Instructional Engineering Release (IER) documents, creation of 3D solid models and 2D drawings, and performance of tolerance analyses (Geometric Dimensioning & Tolerancing, Statistical Tolerance Applications). Effort will require coordination of design(s) with other mechanical, technical, and cross functional disciplines, and familiarity with hardware integration and testing. During hardware procurement, the candidate will perform engineering liaison type tasks and will be required to have specific experience with Material Review Board (MRB) initiatives. The candidate shall be familiar with manufacturing, and manufacturing processes, and be capable of collaborating with other technical staff members within Engineering and other cross functional teams (Manufacturing, Quality, Procurement, DCMA, Customer) in order to salvage procured hardware and maintain hardware process flow. The candidate must be capable of incorporating Engineering Change Notices into existing drawings, and have familiarity with the concept of drawing revisions.
Superior documentation skills are required and travel to the programs assembly and integration facility in Camden, Arkansas may be required.
Mandatory: Bachelors of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering with a strong technical background, or 10 years of equivalent experience, and 6-8 years of Computer Aided Design software experience using PRO Engineer (PTC CREO3).
Candidate must be capable of creating and interpreting detail, assembly, and installation type drawings, and have knowledge of the concept of statistical tolerance applications and Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T).
Desired: Knowledge and proficiency with a model/drawing data management tool, Windchill. A general understanding or experience with manufacturing engineering and fabrication processes. Familiarity with Microsoft Office Applications.
An active DOD Secret Clearance (with background performed within 5-years) is a plus.
Prior LMC employment/experience is a plus.
Director of Operations
Rich Kirk has been part of The Panther Group for 6 years. He has worked his way up from an entry level recruiter to the Director of Operations for the Engineering Division.
Fun Fact: A native of England, Rich is an avid soccer fan and plays just like David Beckham