Sr. Mechanical Design Engineer

Sr. Mechanical Design Engineer

SHIFT: Monday - Thursday 7 AM - 5:30 PM
COMPENSATION: $70,000- $90,000 DOE

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Leader of change in our organization
  • Willing to embrace our Core Values
    o Make Excellence our Habit
    o Leave the World a Better Place
    o Create an Environment of Joy
    o Focus on Continuous Improvement
    o Be Humble, be Curious, be Courageous
  • Bring experience as a knowledgeable professional to drive anthropology style analysis, critical thought, design, and project execution
  • Serve as a mentor and senior member of an engineering team that may include 1-2 student interns
  • Develop effective project plans to include engineering tasks, tollgates, and well-defined timelines
  • Use critical thinking and creative problem-solving, data driven, root cause analysis skills to identify and implement effective solutions
  • Engage in industry regulation and guideline committees to provide feedback and enhance up to date adherence to required standards
  • Lead the development of internal testing capabilities and SOP development for research and development and quality assurance purposes
  • Be keenly aware of relevant emerging technologies and materials
  • Balance attention to detail with big-picture thinking
  • Create new products, that meet the voice of our customer, while keeping in line with the required safety standards, features, functions, and cost specifications
  • Manage industry and regulation driven requirements for improvements on long-established product lines
  • Deliver excellence in engineering with minimal direct supervision
  • Communicate project updates to Executive team
  • Ensure new products are designed to be produced efficiently and without significant negative impact to production
  • Build and maintain strong relationships with internal and external partners

 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

  • BS in Mechanical Engineering or similar Engineering degree
  • 5+ years of permanent engineering experience
  • Familiarity with polymers, plastics processing, injection and compression molding
  • Experience with fast fabrication of a physical part, model or assembly using 3D computer aided design (preferably Solidworks)
  • Experience with scientific methods of testing and calibration
  • Strong familiarity with root cause analysis
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office and Google productivity and collaboration tools
  • Self-motivated, practical, results oriented with a high level of integrity and professionalism
  • Flexible, comfortable with change, and able to maintain a positive and infectious attitude
  • Written and verbal communication-the ability to talk to others and convey information effectively
  • Coordinate multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Excellent prioritization and time management skills

IDEAL CANDIDATE QUALIFICATIONS

  • Master’s degree in Mechanical Engineering
  • Licensed Professional Engineer
  • Experience in Solidworks plastics and 3D modeling
  • Experience with engineering drawings
  • Expertise in injection molded plastic component development
  • Experience in helmet or firefighting equipment design
  • Experience conducting physical testing and sample evaluation (NFPA, ANSI, ASTM)
  • Experiencing conducting effective needs analysis with end users
  • Experience with FEA and mold flow simulations
  • Packaging and manipulation of complicated assemblies
  • Experience with FMEA or other risk assessment tools
  • Experience leading or managing teams
  • Solid understanding of Lean principals and/or Six Sigma

 

      READY TO APPLY? 

      Phenix Technology, Inc. is an essential service provider who demonstrates strict safety practices under the guidelines of the CDC and OSHA.

      Due to COVID-19, please submit a resume to apply@phenixfirehelmets.com. Interviews will be conducted through Zoom video conference software. 

      To apply, submit a 1-2 minute video resume to apply@phenixfirehelmets.com. Tell us about yourself in a simple video and upload it to YouTube. Once you have uploaded your video, email a link to your video resume and your paper resume to apply@phenixfirehelmets.com

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