Mechanical Design Engineer

Mechanical Design Engineer

Black-Peak Inc.

MECHANICAL DESIGN ENGINEER

Job ID MD-IL

Position Type: Direct Hire

Location:  Elk Grove Village, IL  area

Compensation:  $80k up to $90k + benefits

Education: BS in Engineering

Job Description:

We are seeking to fill a critical role for a Mechanical Design Engineer with experience in automated machinery for; Paper or Cardboard Converting industry. A qualified candidate will have experience with any automated production line machinery ; printing lines, cutting, labelers, bindery, gluing applications, Dryers CAD/CAM proficiency required for design and application engineering.

Responsibilities:

  • Develop, evaluate, and improve manufacturing methods to reduce costs and  improve quality and efficiency.
  • Estimate production times, staffing requirements, and related costs to provide information for management decisions
  • Prepares and present plans for training of team members
  • Designs, develops and tests and/or sources and cost-justifies various tools, machinery and equipment for recommended manufacturing methods
  • Performs research, design and development of manufacturing processes including production flow, assembly methods and production equipment.
  • Transition products from product development to production
  • Oversee manufacture of products and process optimization
  • Ability to conceptualize and design manufacturing equipment
  • Coordinates the manufacturing launch of new/revised products including establishing goals, training team members and evaluating results
  • Prepares and maintains detailed layouts of buildings and equipment
  • Interface with customers
  • Represents manufacturing on cross-functional teams

Qualifications:

  • B.S. degree in mechanical engineering or related technical field preferred
  • Minimum of 8 years related experience in automated machinery for; Paper or Cardboard Converting or printing press industry, or envelope production machinery
  • Experience with any automated production line machinery ; printing lines, cutting, labelers, bindery, gluing applications, Dryers
  • CAD/CAM proficiency required for design and application engineering
  • Excellent verbal and written skills required
  • Ability to effectively prepare and present plans and information and respond to questions from group managers, clients, and customers
  • Experience training in safe work environments, capital improvement, and maintaining compliance with state and federal regulations

Full Benefits offered: Medical, Dental, Vision, & Life, and other Voluntary Benefits, Paid Holidays, Vacation & Sick Time Off, Tuition Assistance Program, 401k Retirement Program with generous Company Match & Employee Referral Program.

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