Mechanical Engineer

Reference Number: dxiengmech
Location: St. Louis, MO

For over 90 years our client has made a legacy in their industry.  This global leader is in search of a Mechanical Engineer in the custom machine building department for their Saint Louis, MO facility. 

Job Description:

  • Need to be proficient with solid modeling software , Pro-E/Creo preferred
  • Ability to complete mechanical designs and detailed drawings sufficient to release for manufacturing.
  • Release drawings to outside vendors and manage dates needed for the project timeline
  • Requires project management skills required to manage the project charts, monitor progress, alert management of delays and problems, resolve problems
  • Monitor budget of the project and notify manager of any overruns as they become known
  • Coordinate special assembly of assign project, generally requires the assigned engineer to complete initial assemble work to verify design/manufactured components are correct
  • Document projects according to department guidelines
  • Thorough knowledge of standard MS office software packages
  • Work with quoting staff to concept new projects and developing cost estimates and delivery timelines
  • Periodic travel is required, 4 to 8 weeks per year depending on work load
  • Travel to customer sites for initial installations and following support


Job Requirements:


  • Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical Engineering degree is preferred, other relevant 4 year engineering degree will be considered
  • 3-5 years design experience related to mechanical machinery, complex part fixturing, or automation using Creo; solid modeling is a requirement (Solid Works experience would be considered)
  • Knowledge of pneumatic / hydraulic system design
  • Prior project management experience
  • General knowledge of machinery safety regulations, knowledge of CE regulations a plus
  • General knowledge of electrical devices used in industry to help with selection of components along with assigned Electrical Engineer