< Back to All Opportunities

Mechanical Engineer II

Springfield, MA


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

● Designing and implementing production processes for new products; revising existing production processes to increase efficiency/part flow or cost reduction;

● Designing new production fixtures, tooling, and special gages based upon standard or unique requirements for process improvement;

● Revising current fixtures, tooling, and gaging as needed;

● Interfacing with customers’ engineering staff to resolve production issues;

● Creating detailed work instructions;

● Creating and maintaining the Bills of Materials for existing and new products;

● Conducting operation and process qualifications as required by customers;

● Interacting with vendors and suppliers to ensure high quality products or services;

● Training operators on work instructions for proper methods;

● Supporting new product manufacturing from R&D to assembly stages;

● Ability to interface with shop floor, manufacturing, and R&D personnel;

● Identify and prioritizing bottlenecks for improvement;

● Working with operators to ensure that any updates to the operating procedures in their areas are understood and followed;

● Creating drawings of assemblies and sub-assemblies;

●Creating layouts of the shop floor manufacturing areas;

● Assisting with quality inspections and product failure analysis;

● Supporting assignments set by Manager, provide feedback and identify areas of improvement to processes and products;

● Ensuring design/direction of the products meet safety, strategic function and goals;

● Developing, presenting and reviewing technical information and project status to peers and customers at various organization levels;

● Performing related duties as assigned.

Education and/or Work Experience Requirements:

● BS degree in Mechanical Engineering.

● 5 + year of rail vehicle experience or similar Mechanical Engineering work in industry.

● Registered Professional Engineer preferred, but not required.


Apply for this position