Mechanical Engineer in Rancho Cordova, CA at Auto Truck Group

Date Posted: 9/26/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Job Posting - External

JOB SUMMARY

Under close supervision, the Mechanical Engineer performs functions to develop and commercialize truck  and van mounted equipment and to provide support for an assigned line of products. The Mechanical Engineer will be tasked with projects that are basic to intermediate in complexity and scope.   

DUTIES & ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS

  • Design, analyze, integrate, and test truck and van mounted accessories
  • Create detailed drawings for manufacturing.
  • Create simplified drawings for customer review and approval.
  • Resolve design, assembly, and manufacturing problems in a timely manner.
  • Develop, publish, and maintain operating manuals for our products.
  • Develop, publish, and maintain assembly instructions to support the Operations team.
  • Install prototype parts, test for durability, and approve for production
  • Communicate effectively with sales, manufacturing, suppliers and customers. 
  • Support field network of shops by providing troubleshooting information.
  • Keep abreast of relevant safety standards and adhere to them.

OTHER FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES

This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be preformed by the employee occupying this position.  Employees will be required to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform other job-related duties requested by their supervisor in compliance with applicable Federal and State laws.

All job requirements are subject to possible modification to reasonably accommodate individuals with disabilities.  Some requirements may exclude individuals who pose a direct threat or significant risk to the health and safety of themselves or other employees.

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS
  • Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering or Engineering Technology, preferably in Mechanical Engineering
  • No minimum years of experience required.
  • Proficiency with Solidworks
  • Experience with Finite Element Analysis
  • Proficiency with MS Word, Excel, Access, Project and Power Point
PREFERRED
  • Previous experience with welding, sheet metal forming, mobile hydraulic and/or electrical circuits
  • Previous AutoCad experience
  • Experience with Solidworks Enterprise Product Data Management