Sr. Mechanical Engineer - Machine Design

Accudyne Engineering and Equipment Company
Los Angeles, CA
May 03, 2017
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Job Description

Candidates should have five years minimum experience and proven track record in the design and manufacture of industrial machinery. Mechanical engineering degree BSME and/or equivalent technical experience is required. Successful candidate must be able to utilize sound engineering principles coupled with a creative approach to produce working machine designs, machining details and fabrication drawings for our manufacturing shop. Candidates should be expert in Solidworks and AutoCAD for design and detail drawings. Familiarity with hydraulic power systems, mechanical drives and pneumatic systems is a plus.

We are a vertically integrated company that manufactures, integrates and tests in our shop all of the systems you will be involved in, so you will have "hands on" interaction with every project. Responsibilities for the Sr. Mechanical Engineer include:

Machine Design: Combine all customer design specifications with engineering principals and industrial standards to engineer and create machining details, fabrication drawings and BOM for our Hydraulic Press Systems and peripheral equipment.

Design Software: Accudyne utilizes Solidworks and Autocad for our machine design and component detailing, proficiency with these packages is mandatory. Knowledge and experience with FEA programs would be a plus.

Engineering Documentation: Assembly drawings including bills of material and purchased hardware lists. Proven track record for sizing and material selection of required steels and alloys, cylinders and bearings would also be a plus.

Shop Interaction: Communicate regularly with machine shop, fabrication shop and assembly staff to answer questions during the manufacture of your designs. Mechanical Engineer will report to the Chief Engineer/Engineering Manager.

We offer competitive compensation packages including paid vacation, personal days, salary, medical benefits, dental benefits, 401k retirement savings plan and most importantly, job stability. This is not a contract position, we are looking for a creative, experienced and detail oriented engineer to be a long term addition to our engineering staff.

Position is based in our facility in Bell Gardens, CA. Some travel may be required to support our customers and our field staff.

Company Description
Accudyne Engineering and Equipment Company, Division of West Coast Accudyne Inc., is an established machinery manufacturer located in the Los Angeles area. We specialize in the design and manufacture of hydraulic press systems and other heavy industrial machinery utilized for bonding and molding of aerospace composite materials, hot forming and superplastic forming of titanium and aluminum sheet materials, and lamination of electronic materials. Accudyne's engineers are at the forefront of technology having developed specialized equipment for manufacturing processes recently utilized by domestic industry leaders such as Boeing, Pratt & Whitney, Albany Engineered Composites, Triumph Aerostructures and GKN Aerospace. We are one of the largest machine shops in Southern California dedicated to the design and manufacture of these hydraulic press systems and ancillary equipment.

We are currently looking for engineering professionals who are willing to grow with our firm. Our engineering team consists of engineers, designers and other technical staff who work on building complex press systems based upon our current technology and in close relationship with our customers' process specifications.

I am looking for candidates who are self-starters, with goals relating to the success of their careers as well as our company. We have a flat organizational structure, and the right person will thrive in this team environment with customer service and quality work as a primary focus. We offer wages commensurate with experience, a comprehensive benefit package which includes medical and dental, disability, life, 401(k) plan with matching and more. Growth opportunity into a management position is excellent for an individual who possesses the right aptitude, technical ability and demonstrates a high level of professionalism.

Los Angeles, CA


Tue, 2 May 2017 13:28:25 PDT