Mechanical / Electromechanical Design Engineer

Aurora, IL
May 12, 2017
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Job Description

Mechanical / Electromechanical Design Engineer

Peerless-AV, a leading designer and manufacturer of audiovisual products based in Aurora, Illinois is seeking a talented and driven mechanical or electromechanical design engineer to join our engineering team. Peerless-AV manufactures over 3,600 products that include award-winning audiovisual mounting solutions, indoor/outdoor kiosks, and the industry's first fully sealed outdoor displays. We serve original equipment manufacturers, commercial integrators and consumer retailers in 22 vertical markets.

With new and emerging technologies such as OLED, direct-view LED, and booming outdoor markets driving new product needs, we are looking to add a talented individual to our design team to continue our pedigree of innovation. Successful candidates will draw from experience within industries such as consumer electronics, kiosks, outdoor communications equipment, display and signage products to develop best-in-class solutions from concept through production.


Education: Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent

Experience: 5 years of design engineering in manufacturing environment

  • Mass production processes such as sheet metal fabrication, welding, extrusion, casting, molding, painting, assembly
  • Product development experience including creation of concepts, building prototypes, conducting engineering analysis, DFMA
  • Strong engineering background with understanding of heat transfer, statics, strength of materials
  • Hands on experience with mechanisms, electrical systems, 3D design software (SolidWorks preferred)
  • Familiar with experimental methods and testing, reports, and regulatory affairs such as UL, FCC, CE
  • Ability to drive own projects or work in teams to meet deadlines and deliverables

Company Overview:
Peerless Industries is a mid-sized manufacturing company headquartered in west suburban Chicago with international operations.

Response Information:

We offer stability, competitive pay, plus outstanding benefits, including health plan with eye and dental care, 401(k) with company match, paid vacation, education reimbursements and a friendly, progressive work environment. Send your resume with salary history to:

Company Description
Since 1941, Peerless-AV has provided our customers with leading-edge solutions to support their needs in the marketplace. In the 1960s, we were the largest producer of rabbit ear antennas. Today, we one of the world's leading manufacturers of audio-visual products that include flat panel mounts, projector mounts, wireless technology, interactive kiosks, audio cables, video cables, AV furniture, AV carts and stands, AV rack systems and other AV products. We make over 3,600 products for consumers, professionals installers and original equipment manufacturers, serving 28 vertical markets worldwide.

Aurora, IL


Thu, 11 May 2017 08:52:39 PDT