US/Canada Job #13398

Mechanical Design Engineer



Job Type

Date Posted

July 12, 2024



Posted By

Turner Whitfield

Mechanical Design Engineer Job Description

Mechanical Design Engineer
The Mechanical Design Engineer will work closely with Project Engineering and/or a Senior Mechanical Design Engineer to develop new conveying equipment as well as design existing equipment for both custom and standard products.

· Conceptional design, detail, assembly and arrangement drawings required for fabrication of conveyors
· Design and detail all drawings, using company standards
· Develop detailed layout to check machine tolerance and ensure clearances
· Participate in design reviews
· Maintain project schedule by monitoring project progress, coordinating activities, and resolving problems
· Apply product knowledge and technical skills to solve application problems
· Complete assignments in allotted timeframe with minimal supervision
· Identify purchased materials and create purchase requisitions
· Perform calculations for motor sizing and structural integrity
· Performs other miscellaneous duties as required by management

Skills and Qualifications:

· Accredited BS degree in an engineering discipline or minimum of 5 years relevant experience
· Experience with SolidWorks and SolidWorks PDM
· Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Products
· Knowledge of food processing equipment and design preferred
· Experience in a customized machinery manufacturing environment preferred
· Sanitary design experience preferred
· Conveyor design and sheet metal experience preferred


  • Must be self-motivated
  • Enthusiasm for mechanical design
  • Works well as part of a team
  • Can also work independently with minimal direction
  • Highly accountable: “owns” successes and mistakes
  • Can accept and learn from constructive criticism
  • Strong desire to learn

TriMech Services is an engineering resource provider specializing in the placement of qualified technical candidates for both temporary and direct hire opportunities.  TriMech Services offers a unique approach to matching the specialized skill sets of our candidates to our clients engineering specific requirements.


Call 888.874.6324 to speak with TriMech Client Executive Turner Whitfield about this role and related job opportunities.

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