Mechanical Design Engineer

  • Express Employment - ID | IL | IN
  • Springfield, IL, USA
  • Feb 14, 2018

Job Description

Looking to build your engineering career? Join the team of a leader in manufacturing in the Springfield area. In this position, our client is seeking candidates to participate on a cross-functional project team to support efficient function and production of their products. Qualified candidates will have experience with fixture design, working with some electrical components and working with polymers and plastics. Work M-F, earning a competitive salary based on experience, and benefits.

Responsibilities Include:
  • Coordination with staff from engineering, quality, production and purchasing teams
  • Perform and support cost analysis, including reductions and avoidance on high volume products
  • Knowledge of 5S
  • Ability to practice a "hands on" design approach
  • Ability to read and interpret blueprints
  • Ability to review drawing changes
  • Ability to lead and offer solutions and support to management
  • Provide leadership through project management and establish new policies and procedures when needed, making improvements to programs and processes
  • Help manage and maintain efficiency on setups, cycle times, and follow up on floor problems
  • Recognizing opportunities to reduce tooling waste and time inefficiencies

  • Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical Engineering or Design Engineering
  • Strong MS Office skills
  • Working knowledge of design software
  • Electrical knowledge
  • Experience working with plastics or polymers
  • Knowledge of tools, designs and their applications

To apply, please call Susan at (217)528-3000or email your resume to

Express Office: Springfield

3000 Professional Drive

Springfield, IL 62703