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Mechanical Engineer I

Your responsibilities

thyssenkrupp Elevator Americas is currently seeking an experienced Mechanical Engineer I.  The Engineer I within the PAE area of Order Management is responsible for the design of mechanical components of elevator systems from conceptualization of the established design to workable designs utilizing computer-assisted engineering and design software. This position interfaces with Field Engineering, R&E, Product Support Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Procurement, Coder/Router Administrators and production departments to achieve the production of a world class elevator Essential duties and responsibilities:

  • Designs mechanical components of the elevator systems
  • Works under immediate supervision, relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines
  • Reports to supervisor or manager
  • Uses computer-assisted engineering and design software and equipment to perform assignments
  • Understands and uses the A17.1 elevator code as a basis for all designs
  • Reads requirements and specifications to fully understand the systems required for the components being used
  • Generates designs per the outlined requirements and specifications
  • Evaluates and produces designs for the manufacturing of hydraulic and traction elevators
  • Adheres to all safety procedures and company safety standards while working in the lab and test tower
  • Adheres to the corporate compliance policy and ensures that behavior in the workplace is that of a responsible professional
  • Contributes in a team environment
  • Perform special projects and other duties as assigned

Your profile

  • Bachelors of Science Degree in Mechanical Engineering required
  • 0 – 2 years of related experience preferred
  • Comprehension of general mechanical engineering concepts required
  • Possess excellent customer service skills
  • Demonstrated experience of working in a team environment
  • Possess strong decision making abilities
  • Possess effective verbal, written and presentation skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook)
  • Demonstrated experience in using computer-assisted design software such as SolidWorks, AutoCAD, Blue Beam/Adobe Writer
  • Demonstrated experience with hands on technical wiring and assembly of mechanical equipment a plus
  • Demonstrated experience with the use of computer-assisted engineering tools and general knowledge of test equipment
  • Possess the ability to closely follow instructions and pre-established procedures/SOP to perform the functions of the job
  • Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions

Mechanical Engineer I

Germantown, MD
Full time
1 - 2 years of experience

Published on 03/21/2019