Mechanical Engineer


competitive /yr

  Full Time   Employee   Contractor

Holloman AFB
New Mexico
United States

Job Summary:

Responsibilities include but are not limited to;
Diagnosing, troubleshooting and repairing radar and positioning systems.
Performing preventive maintenance inspections on equipment and to determine what maintenance is needed.
Researching and ordering replacement components and spare parts for radar and position control system.
Utilize safe rigging and lifting techniques.
Setting up and testing various types of mechanical equipment to determine equipment specifications and performance.
Recommend improvements to maintenance methods, system and equipment performance as well as operational efficiencies.
Analyzes work problems and recommends solutions.
Train and mentor technicians
Follows all OSHA Safety Regulations.
Safely utilizes various measuring, diagnostic and testing equipment to help provide efficient solutions.
Maintains a strict schedule in order to successfully complete assignments on time.
Other duties as assigned by Management or Supervisor.

Physical Requirements:

Must be capable maintaining physical condition to regularly lift up to 50 pounds.
Must be able to wear Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) to include a respirator.
Must be capable of regularly climbing extension ladders, tower ladders, stepladders and stairs.
Requires the flexibility to bend/stoop, squat repetitively.
Requires the ability to regularly kneel.
Requires the ability to repetitively stretch or reach horizontal or vertically.
Must be capable to walk extensively.
Requires the ability to interact with all clients in a professional and friendly manner despite periods of stress.

Other Attributes:

This position will require various shifts, weekends, and alternative work schedules for extended periods of time.
Must be willing to work overtime when required.
Must be capable of working independently with minimal or no supervision.

Additional Information:

Qualified applicants who are offered a position must pass a pre-employment substance abuse test.
Possess a valid driver’s license.
Must be a United States Citizen.
This position will require the ability to obtain a Top Secret security clearance at our client’s location and their customer program access.

Minimum Requirements:

A minimum of six years’ experience as a Mechanical Engineer with a BS in Mechanical Engineering. Preferred Qualifications:
Ability to perform static and dynamic design and analysis of mechanical systems.
A strong knowledge of mechanical equipment to allow for troubleshooting and new or modified design implementation.
Excellent skills with 3d modeling and 2d CAD applications.
In depth knowledge of ME field of concepts, practices and procedures to include a wide degree of creativity and latitude.
Must be able to work individually and as a team member, able to take direction but must also lead and direct the work of others.
Self-initiative is a must.
Effective communication both verbally and written and understands the System Engineering process to include the ability to present/coordinate PDR’s, CDR’s, etc. and conduct FAT’s.
Excellent abilities regarding project/job management with experience in the procurement, cost and budget process.

Must possess strong computer knowledge of;
Pro Engineer, specifically Creo Elements and Structure
Microsoft Office.
Experience in fabrication techniques, welding principles and integration of designs and can direct personnel regarding fabrication, integration, execution and procedural implementation of those designs.
Strong working knowledge of documentation and configuration control.
Experience in Model Making and/or fiberglass/composite design a necessity.
Local Candidates preferred.

To apply for this job, contact:
Martina Trimble

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