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Mechanical Engineer

Company: Actalent
Location: Minnetonka
Posted on: September 17, 2022

Job Description:


  • Support the department by studying engineering sketches, specifications, and supporting documents.
  • Design, detail, document and verify mechanical/electrical/electronic parts, subassemblies, assemblies, or systems configurations of equipment.
  • Drawing multiple views, depicting relationship of components and parts; identifying dimensions, angles, curvatures, tolerance, and materials.
  • Prepare bills of material and specifications.
  • Create documentation required and process engineering change orders.
  • Ensure adherence to designated quality and cost parameters using CAD system.
  • Ensure proper revision control of all engineering documents.
  • Ensure quality of drawing and functionality of equipment by assisting in the building/acquiring of prototypes; test and analyze results.
  • Make various calculations, such as strength of materials, weights, simple forces, and stresses, frequently using charts and tables.
  • Analyze the effect of proposed changes for proper fit and/or interference problems; recommend possible solutions or alternative construction as needed.
  • Modify drawing as required; configure with engineers to resolve issues.
  • Maintain CAD equipment by following manufacture's instruction and procedures' performing preventative maintenance, calling for repairs, as requested.4 Year Engineering Degree is preferred. If no Degree, would look at a designer with 4+ years of Solidworks experience.Top Skills:
    • SolidWorks
    • DesignerWork Environment:
      • The company has roughly 350 employees in MN. This will be working with a design and engineering team of around 35. Business casual dress. Work hard, play hard attitude.
      • Fun product with some really high profile customers (think Amazon, etc...)
      • Accommodating company culture that values people
      • Diverse product line, well placed for all economies
      • Significant growths rates above market average for 7 of last 8 years
      • New facilityPerformance Expectations
        • Best vs Average: The best candidates are those that are able to work independently on projects, yet able to communicate well cross-functionally with customers and internal groups.
        • 1st Day: Must come in proficient in SolidWorks and to place and perform drawings for parts on the equipment.
        • Metrics: Candidate will be measured on the how quickly he or she is able to design in SolidWorks and how accurate drawings are done according to GD&T.

          About Actalent:

          Actalent connects passion with purpose. Our scalable talent solutions and services capabilities drive value and results and provide the expertise to help our customers achieve more. Every day, our experts around the globe are making an impact. We're supporting critical initiatives in engineering and sciences that advance how companies serve the world. Actalent promotes consultant care and engagement through experiences that enable continuous development. Our people are the difference. Actalent is an operating company of Allegis Group, the global leader in talent solutions.
          The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.

Keywords: Actalent, Minnetonka , Mechanical Engineer, Other , Minnetonka, Minnesota

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