Mechanical Design Engineer

  • Direct Hire
  • Full Time
  • Temp to Perm
  • McHenry, IL

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Job Title: Mechanical Design Engineer

Job Duration: Temp to hire, possible direct hire

Pay Rate: Based on experience

Hours: 8am – 5pm

Location: McHenry, IL

Job Description: 

  • Participate in preparation of product definitions and specifications
  • Participate in mechanical product design including product specifications, material selection, CAD design, and detailed product drawings
  • Design, implement and test new products to achieve desired features and specifications
  • Document designs for product support and efficient development of successive product generations
  • Interface effectively with sales/marketing and cooperate engineering teams to ensure implementation of new/existing products
  • Interface with other company departments to ensure effective communication of new product development and on-going engineering activities
  • Specify system components or direct modification of products to ensure conformance with engineering design and performance specifications


  •  B.S. in Mechanical Engineering
  • Experience with incremental technical and project leadership responsibilities
  • Experience with AC/DC fractional motors and gearmotors preferred
  • Technical skill and knowledge of mechanical engineering
  • Design knowledge with regards to AC/DC motors
  • Strong SolidWorks 3D design background/proficiency
  • Project management experience including developing project plans and timelines, tracking progress, expediting external action items
  • Excellent communication skills – must be able to interface with other engineers, sales/marketing, customer service, etc…
  • Demonstrated initiative in solving challenging problems
  • Ability to rapidly learn new concepts with little supervision
  • Creation/updating of BOMs for existing designs and new product development
  • Understanding of how to use all Microsoft Office products, including but not limited to, Outlook, Excel, Word Access and PowerPoint
  • Working knowledge of navigation within JD Edwards and/or SAP
  • Ability to travel up to 15% of time

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Mechanical Design Engineer