Mechanical Engineer I


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USA, Denver

Making complexity accessible

Mikron Automation is your worldwide partner for advanced automation solutions. At Mikron we are committed to delivering the best assembly systems and all needed services throughout your product’s entire life cycle. With our extensive engineering know-how, complex process expertise, scalable platforms, and lifelong support we are driving lasting success for your business.

Your main tasks

Our Mechanical Engineer Level I will be responsible for the mechanical engineering of equipment during the design, assembly, and debug phases of any Mikron Corporation Denver projects. Our ideal candidate will have the ability to work independently and within a team structure. Thrive in a fast-paced work environment and be able to make sound decisions. 

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Design stations Level 1 and 2 based on project internal URS defined by supervisor
  • Design mechanical cams with support of supervisor
  • Support Validation team to create and test validation packages per customers specifications
  • Support Software Design Specification with the Control Engineer
  • Release stations in the ERP system and follow up on delivery dates as instructed by the Supervisor
  • Responsible for the creation of the assembly start package
  • Responsible for the design of pneumatic schematics following project specific requirements
  • Responsible for accurately and timely generating the Mechanical Engineering documentation package assigned to each customer project
  • Must be able to collaborate with suppliers as requested by supervisor
  • Must be able to improve and harmonize mechanical engineering practices as requested by supervisor
  • Participate in Project Design reviews
  • Responsible for successful design of systems to meet the budget and time expectations as defined by supervisor

Required Education, Experience, Knowledge & Skills:

  • Highschool Diploma, or equivalent is preferred
  • BS in Mechanical Engineering degree or 5 years of relevant work experience
  • Ability to read, interpret and work from Engineering Drawings CAD, DWF and PDF
  • Ability to work with hands and has experience using fine motor skill tools like Allen Wrenches
  • Communicates Clearly and in a professional manner 
  • Communication is honest and factual and is presented in a professional manner
  • Works well with others and in a team environment
  • Can collaborate well with others, both providing positive feedback and taking feedback from others
  • Must be able to travel as requested
  • Must be available to work overtime
  • May be required to work off shift hours and Holidays
  • Must have a valid state Driver license

Company Offered Benefits:

  • PTO
  • 10 paid holidays (2 floating)
  • Parental Leave
  • Excellent Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance
  • Short Term Disability, Long Term Disability, Life Insurance & ADD
  • FSA, HAS
  • Straight Time OT Eligible
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • 401k with matching up to 5%, immediately vested
  • Tuition and Continuing Education Reimbursement
  • Professional Growth Opportunities

If you are interested what you have read and want to join our team, we would be keen to hear from you!