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Mechanical Engineer *Offering $2500.00 Sign on Bonus

Company: Progress Rail Services Corp.
Location: Montgomery
Posted on: August 4, 2022

Job Description:

7455BRWork Location:Montgomery, AL MOW - 080Job Purpose:The Mechanical Engineer will work independently on highly engineered, heavy equipment products in order to meet customer specifications and requirements. The individual in this position is expected to evaluate, select, and apply standard engineering techniques, procedures, and criteria using sound judgment in design and modification of mobile construction equipment. On-site engineering capabilities include structural, mechanical, electrical, fluids, and powertrain design work.Offering $2500.00 Sign On BonusReq ID:7455BRCompany Description:Railroads transport goods and people millions of miles every day. At Progress Rail, we believe in going the distance with them. We are looking for talented and innovative team players to address the challenges of the rail industry today, ensuring success for the future. Build a long-term career with opportunities for growth and advancement as part of a vibrant network of close to 200 global locations. Our innovative team members work together to forge the bridge between ideas and success!As a Caterpillar company, Progress Rail is an integrated rolling stock and infrastructure provider, delivering a full range of products and services to domestic and international railroad customers. Our customers enjoy one-stop shopping and comprehensive railway solutions - whether it rolls on the rail or is the rail itself. From locomotives, transit, freight cars and engines, to tracks, signals and advanced technology, we ensure customers can count on us to meet their needs.Learn how we keep our customers rolling by following us on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube and LinkedIn, and by visiting .Education / Training:--- Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent.Job Title:Mechanical Engineer Offering $2500.00 Sign on BonusCity:MontgomeryKey Job Elements:Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:--- Project management duties including directing the work of junior engineers and designers while also performing design engineering duties;--- Work to also include performing the design, analysis, and testing of mobile equipment structures, systems, and components;--- Performing FEA analysis on mobile equipment frames and assemblies;--- Reviewing customer specifications, railroad regulations, and government regulations to determine proper design parameters for custom designed product;--- Producing an error free engineering design package using sound engineering practices;--- Clearly communicating with engineering personnel, suppliers, plant personnel, and others to implement cost reductions, product improvements, process improvements, and to support product build processes;--- Evaluate and implement engineering changes for improvements and cost reductions;--- Provide technical direction to manufacturing, procurement, assembly, aftermarket parts and service personnel;--- Other duties as assigned.Qualifications and Experience:--- 7+ years of experience required, experience with specialist vehicle design and manufacture preferred;--- Project Planning, Project Management, and supervisory experience is required;--- New Product Development experience is required;--- 3D design software experience is required, Autodesk Inventor is preferred;--- Experience with FEA is required;--- Thorough understanding of manufacturing and fabrication processes are required;--- Must have the ability to communicate technical information effectively with team members and others both inside and outside the immediate work group;--- Proficient within a Lean Transformation/ Continuous Improvement Culture;--- Able to contribute as a team member in an environment based on KPI s and execution of SMART goals, with previous experience working in a continuous improvement culture of Lean manufacturing and 5S;--- Knowledge of Quality Management Systems, ISO 9001;--- Prior experience in an environment of SQDCP where everyone is valued and is encouraged to improve products and processes, and to help grow the business.EEO:Equal Opportunity Employer - Race/Color/Sex/Religion/National Origin/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Vets/DisabilitiesBenefits:Progress Rail offers an excellent total compensation package, including competitive salary, paid time off for vacation and holidays, 401(k) plan with company match, medical/dental/vision/life/disability insurance and flexible spending accounts. Relocation assistance may be available for some positions. Benefits eligibility differs by job position and employment status - governing plan documents control such benefits.Job Category:EngineeringState::Alabama

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