Mechanical Engineer

Elgin, OK 73538

Posted: 08/28/2019 Employment Type: Contract Industry: Mechanical Engineer Job Number: 4045007

Mechanical Engineer with a strength in electromechanical line replaceable unit (LRU) and component design to provide engineering support to the M109A7/M992A3 Self-Propelled Howitzer Paladin Integrated Management (PIM) program. The Engineer will be a member of the PIM Engineering -Support in Production Team and will serve as an interface between design and production engineering for analyzing and solving M109A7/M992A3 problems related to the design of mechanical subsystems, assemblies, and components. The Engineer will support design related change notices and variance activities. The Engineer is expected to apply mechanical engineering design and/or analytical theory, principles, techniques, and practices to:

Analyze and interpret design specifications, drawings, documentation, models, and/or test results to ensure technical designs comply with applicable engineering standards, military specifications, and product requirements. Rapidly troubleshoot and isolate system level problems discovered during production and determine root-cause including design defects and production/supplier defects, and recommend near-term workaround. Analyze Field/Test Incident Reports and determine root-cause including design defects and production/supplier defects. Perform verification testing and/or data collection to support the implementation of corrective actions including technical analysis, calculations, and evaluation of results using specialized equipment and/or computer programs. Develop and write technical documentation, make revisions to existing documentation, and provide input to technical papers or presentations. May deliver technical presentations to the Integrated Product Team in a group setting. Provide Engineering consultation to other technical groups. Recommend design enhancements for the system, subsystem or component design to the design engineering group. Work from specific assignments, objectives and technical guidance received from supervisor or senior engineering personnel. Make technical decisions on work consistent with assignment, conferring with supervisor to determine alternative approaches and solutions to technical applications or problems. Maintain a safe work environment and ensure compliance with safety objectives, policies, and rules. Job Summary (will not post to career site) Researches, plans, designs and develops mechanical products and systems such as instruments, controls, robots, engines, machines and mechanical, thermal hydraulic or heat transfer systems for production, transmission, measurement, and use of energy. Applies research to the planning, design, development, and testing of mechanical and/or electromechanical systems, instruments, controls, engines, and/or machines.

Required Skills B.S. Degree in Mechanical Engineering or Electro-Mechanical Engineering from an accredited college or university. Two years work experience (or equivalent) in engineering field including the application of basic engineering design, development, analytical theory, experimentation, and test to a technical project. Good written communication skills this position requires ability to create clear technical documentation of analyses, methods, results, conclusions, and recommendations. Writing examples may be requested. Good people skills this position requires the ability to regularly collaborate with personnel from design engineering, production, field service, management, and the customer.

Experience working in a production environment Experience working with military ground vehicles Experience using 3D CAD Software such as PTC Creo (Pro/Engineer, ProductView) or an equivalent 3D CAD package Experience using mechanical measuring devices

Marques Swift
Client Relationship Coordinator

Marques joined The Panther Group in 2015. He developed a keen eye for talent which serves both our candidates and clients well!

Fun Fact: He is a big Boston sports fan, and is a season ticket holder for the New England Patriots.

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