A specialized engineering and manufacturing firm, located west of Pittsburgh, PA, is seeking an Equipment Design Engineer.
Responsible for the design and innovation of the Company’s food manufacturing equipment using SolidWorks software.
Design equipment to be used in commercial bakeries and in retail locations (tabletop units).
Review and troubleshoot existing equipment to improve the design.
Lead New Product Development projects.
Lead design reviews at various stages to capture input from various constituents (sales, customers, etc.).
Advise on equipment modifications to enable manufacturing process enhancements.
Troubleshoot equipment via phone and email with customers, or in-person.
BS Degree in Mechanical Engineering preferred; will accept an AS Degree in Drafting and Design with equivalent experience
Minimum of 5 years’ experience in a product design role with knowledge of Design for Manufacturing
Knowledge of equipment designs, including but not limited to BOM’s, Assembly Drawings, Schematics, GD&T and tolerance stack-ups
Must be very proficient with SolidWorks and Microsoft Office software
Any food manufacturing or restaurant equipment design experience a plus
Electrical design and/or Allen-Bradley PLC programming a plus
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Possess strong problem solving and analytical skills
Ability to work effectively in a team and with staff in non-technical positions
Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
Ability to travel up to 20%, both domestic and international (South America)
Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:00am-5:00pm
Additional Salary Information: Salary commensurate with experience
About JH Technical Services, Inc.
JH Technical Services, Inc. / JH Staffing Services was founded in 1996 and is headquartered in Pittsburgh, PA. JH has become one of the area’s fastest growing and most respected staffing firms, and is focused on assisting both clients and candidates throughout the tri-state area. We offer contract, contract to hire, and permanent placement options. The industries that we specialize in include the following: Engineering, Architecture, Information Technology, Construction, Energy, Manufacturing, and Professional/Office. The Right Recruiter. The Right Measurements. The Right Candidates.