In support of our client, a global leader in the development and manufacture of high value-added aluminum products, ResourceTek is seeking a Mechanical Field Engineer with hand-on experience, to join our team of maintenance and engineering professionals to support process equipment projects at our client's facility near Muscle Shoals, AL. This is a long-term, consulting opportunity.
- Selected candidate will work directly in the plant solving problems. These are typically failure issues that need redesign, safety items (platforms, guarding, etc.).
- In this role, candidate will reverse engineer, modify, and design equipment and parts for aluminum manufacturing machines from concept through installation.
- Performing field design and modifications to solve process or safety issues as required.
- Work on small projects
- Investigating or sketch/draw up solutions
- Write a scope of work for the project. Work with contractors for bids/walk-through.
- Review bids and recommend contactor
- BS in Mechanical Engineering or related degree is highly desired. Experience in hands-on aluminum or heavy industry machine design and equipment modification also considered.
- 5+ years of hands-on mechanical engineering and process equipment design experience in aluminum, metals, or other heavy industry.
- Selected candidate must be familiar with AutoCAD.
- 3D Design Software Experience (Autodesk Inventor preferred).
- Industrial Machine / Mechanical Design experience and field management of installation.
- Experience working with vendors such as machine shops, engineering firms, and contractors during mechanical project installations including startup and commissioning activities.
- Ability to read and understand engineering/construction documents including blueprints and schematics is required.
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills are essential. Ability to communicate effectively with all levels of management and vendors is needed.
- Selected candidate should be proficient in MS Office Suite, email, and internet sourcing.
ResourceTek offers a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package including life, medical, dental, and vision. Equal Opportunity Employer.