Mechanical Engineer II


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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 II will be responsible for the mechanical engineering of equipment during the design, assembly, and debug phases of any Mikron Corporation Denver projects. In conjunction with other Mechanical Engineering Department staff, they work to meet company initiatives, needs, values, operating principles and be on the forefront of mechanical engineering in the workplace. 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

  • Successful design of stations & systems to meet the budget and time expectations as defined by the ME Team Lead
  • Collaborate with suppliers as requested by ME Team Lead
  • Improve and develop individual mechanical engineering skills as requested by Engineering Manager or ME Team Lead
  • Participate in Project Design reviews internally and with Customers
  • Participate in weekly Customer meetings as required by ME Team Lead
  • Design critical stations with support of the ME Team Lead
  • Design of mechanical cams with support of ME Team Lead
  • Support software design specification with the Control Engineer
  • Support Validation team to create validation package per customer’s specifications
  • Create and review content of the assembly start package
  • Support debug activities and engineering modifications for troubleshooting
  • Design of mechanical cams with support of ME Team Lead
  • Design of pneumatic schematics following project specific requirements
  • Accurately generate the Mechanical Engineering documentation package assigned to each customer project 
  • Communicate technical concepts in an open, clear, precise, and effective manner with customers, peers, colleagues of differing technical backgrounds, and all levels of management
  • Assisting experienced ME’s with station designs and 2D drawing package
  • Identify 2D drawing mistakes in peer reviews.
  • Material releases in ERP system
  • Perform other duties as assigned by Engineering Manager or ME Team Lead
  • Support activities during the Internal Acceptance, Factory Acceptance, installation and Site Acceptance
  • Communicate design intent to Mechanical Technician Team
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Well organized, prepared and punctual
  • Positive attitude, demonstrating initiative, drive, and passion for the work

Required Education, Experience, Knowledge & Skills

  • BS degree in Mechanical Engineering or 7 years of relevant working experience
  • Successfully achieve Mechanical Engineer Level I expectations
  • Knowledge of industry accepted engineering practices
  • Support Mechanical Engineers Level I on engineering activities
  • Ability to work hands on, as a team player as well as independently as needed.
  • Successfully perform “Main Responsibilities/Critical Tasks” items as described above within 6 months of hire date 
  • Flexible with the ability to remain highly organized while addressing diverse responsibilities and maintaining workload
  • Result orientated and driven to completion of goals to meet schedules

Company Offered Benefits

  • PTO
  • 10 paid holidays (1 floating)
  • Pet Insurance
  • Excellent Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance
  • Short Term Disability, Long Term Disability, Life Insurance & ADD
  • FSA, HSA
  • Straight Time OT Eligible
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • 401k with matching up to 5%, immediately vested
  • Tuition and Continuing Education Reimbursement
  • Professional Growth Opportunities

Pay Range

  • $80,000 - $85,000 per year

*This job closes on 05/31/2024 all applications up to 05/31/2024 will be considered* 

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