Mechanical Engineer

Mechanical Engineer
in Tustin, CA - US

Job Description

This position is responsible for the design, development and testing of all aspects of mechanical components, systems and equipment including new and existing products. Develops multiple design concepts. Working under limited supervision the incumbent typically has a firm understanding and knowledge of mechanical design concepts, manufacturing techniques and materials including manufacturing processes and tolerances.

Job Responsibilities:

  1. Complete the product design, analysis and development of mechanical components, systems and equipment, including assembly and part drawings as well as other required documentation from design concept to manufacturing release; Develop electronic help files pertaining to new products.
  2. Have working experience and put to practice designing Industrial products specifically in the areas of electrical connectors and switches.
  3. Use a CAD system to generate designs and documentation; Uses computer assisted engineering software to design and evaluate mechanical designs. Develop multiple design concepts and present to peers.
  4. Create and modify working samples as required in metal shop, test lab, prototype lab or similar environment.
  5. Work with Document Control to create a document package that specifies the complete design and implementation of a product, including, but not limited to 2-D drawings, Bills of Materials and Engineering Change Orders;
  6. Responsible for implementing documentation updates and changes to existing products.
  7. Assure system and product quality by designing testing methods; Test finished- product and system capabilities; Confirm fabrication, assembly, and installation processes; Generate testing and validation plans for designs and execute on them.
  8. Keep equipment operational by coordinating maintenance and repair services per manufacturer's instructions and established procedures; Request special services as required.
  9. Prepare product reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing information and trends.
  10. Maintain system and product databases by writing computer programs and entering data.
  11. Analyze current designs and products for improvements and/or troubleshooting.
  12. Research various mechanical engineering issues including parts and processes.
  13. Additional duties as assigned.

Education & Experience:

  • Bachelors Degree in Mechanical Engineering or similar technical degree.
  • 4 - 8 years of Mechanical Engineering experience.
  • Experience and proficient in mechanical modeling/drafting using the latest version of SolidWorks.
  • Experience with PC Board and electronics packaging.
  • Experience with regulatory compliance and validation testing methods.
  • Experience in Industrial product design and Electro-mechanical device design.

Travel: Up to 10%

Leviton is an EEO/AA Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

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