Mechanical Engineer

Application deadline:

Friday, September 6, 2019 - 7:09am


Automation International, Inc.


Looking for a Detailer Designer that can hit the ground running!

If you are looking for a stable company and have the experience needed, please check us out.  We are hiring and anxious to see if you are the right person for our team.

Job Description is as follows:

  • Leads equipment design using customer defined specifications
  • Work with vendors and suppliers for component selection and integration into equipment design
  • Develop all layouts, details and schematics for equipment design
  • Use FEA's to calculate stresses and displacements of parts and assemblies under internal and external loads to optimize and validate equipment designs
  • Support the different areas in Manufacturing and Test/Service throughout the build process as needed
  • Support Sales as an information resource for RFQ's involving new technologies
  • Complete all necessary documentation manual development, i.e., assembly layouts, hydraulic and pneumatic schematics, spare parts list defined and vendor literature collected
  • Able to provide customer support at customer sites (traveling domestic and/or international)
  • Maintains an acceptable attendance record
  • Maintains a clean and safe work area
  • Participates in department meetings
  • Performs other tasks as assigned


  • 3+ years of experience as a detailed Design Engineer with a strong background in industrial machinery/equipment
  • Experience in the metal forming industry along with hydraulics and pneumatics are highly desired
  • Must possess analytical/problem solving skills, knowledge of power transmissions, material selection, and design for manufacturability and design for assembly skills
  • Must be able to make strength calculations using the finite element method (FEA)
  • Proficiency with 2D/3D Design Software; AutoCAD required and Solid Works (a plus)
  • Generate and maintain engineering schedule for tasks; meet cost and schedule goals
  • Interface with Sales, Manufacturing Vendors and Customers
  • High integrity and a solid work ethic
  • Excellent PC skills and have proficiency using the MS Office product suite
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Must be a Team Player, always willing to help out and take the initiative to get things done
  • Ability to work independently and successfully represent the Company

Employment type: 

  • Full time

Days per week: 

Monday - Friday



Years of experience: 

  • 3 - 5 years



Required degree level: 

  • Bachelor's degree


We offer a full benefits package including: Health, Dental, Vision, Life insurance; Short Term and Long Term Disability, 401K and paid vacation and holidays. EEO