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Mechanical Project Engineer - Nashville, TN

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Job ID: JRAP21631
Date Posted: Jun 14, 2022
Segment: Industry
Business Unit: Hitachi Industry & Distribution
Company Name: JR Automation
Profession (Job Category): Engineering & Science
Job Type (Experience Level): Experienced
Job Schedule: Full-Time
Remote: No

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As a Mechanical Project Engineer, you will work with some of the most talented engineers in the automation industry.  This role will enable you to facilitate projects while utilizing your machine design skills to integrate some of the most state of the art robotics & technology available.  The innovative solutions we work on offer diverse experiences that will strengthen your skills and challenge your abilities. 


What You’ll Do:  

  • Develop conceptual designs and create system level architecture. 
  • Establish project plans including coordination of technical resources. 
  • Make recommendations for design direction. 
  • Complete layout of machine through detail of all components 
  • Assist with the successful management of assigned projects as they relate to cost, quality, timing and customer satisfaction. 
  • Manage several on-going projects concurrently. 
  • Assist in developing the Mechanical Engineering department thru leadership, experience, encouragement and mentorship. 

Note: This list of responsibilities is not inclusive; however, it is intended to be a guideline for activities.  

What You’ll Bring: 

  • Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering or related field OR Associates degree with 2 years of related experience  
  • Professional Engineer OR other technical Certifications preferred 
  • 10+ years of related experience   

Skills You’ll Have:  

  • Experienced with CAD software (e.g. SolidWorks, Creo, NX, AutoCAD) 
  • Knowledgeable of automation products, services, and the industry. 
  • Capable of creating machine designs with complex assemblies and subassemblies.  
  • Knowledge to lead others. 

Other Details:  

  • Travel up to 20% to customer sites & other JR locations 
  • Initiate and maintain extensive contacts with key engineers or other organizations. 
  • Lead teams and influence project direction and progress. 
  • Serve as a technical expert in the department and may mentor/train developing engineers. 

Company Overview:

At JR Automation, our team of experts leverage the latest technologies, innovative thinking, and decades of experience to meet the automation needs of our customers all over the world. Founded in 1980, JR Automation now has over 2,000 employees at 23 manufacturing facilities in North America, Europe, and Asia with over $600M in sales.

We value creativity, assertiveness, quick thinking and a passion for technology.

Come think, solve, & create with us! 

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