Jacobs Mechanical Design Engineer in Bingham Farms, Michigan

Mechanical Design Engineer


Jacobs is seeking acreative mechanical engineer with 3 years of required experience, but 5 – 15years of experience desired in the design of machinery or mechanical mechanismsto join our machine design group. The successful candidate will work in a multidisciplineproject team environment to develop custom design solutions to satisfy uniquecustomer requirements. Typical projects include wind tunnel equipment, rocketand jet engine test stands, automotive test cells and other unique testfacilities and systems.

TheJacobs Technology Inc. Engineering & Projects Group provides technical andmanagerial leadership in the design, construction, and startup of advanced testsystems and facilities for a variety of clients around the world. Our clientsare in the automotive, aerospace, aero-propulsion and other markets andrepresent both the private and the government sectors


BS in MechanicalEngineering, 3 years of experience required and 5 years of experience desiredin engineering/design of mechanical machinery and mechanisms, 3D modelingexperience (Inventor preferred), Finite Element Analysis experience, workingknowledge of machine components (bearings, couplings, gearing, motors, linearmotion, instrumentation, etc.), hydraulic/pneumatic experience a plus, GD&T,machining, welding, and fastening. Jacobs is looking for a creative individualwho demonstrates the ability to develop custom one-of-a-kind mechanisms to meetunique customer requirements. Effective communication skills are a must. Sometravel is required.

Essential Functions ofthe Position:

Unusual or SpecialPhysical Requirements of Position (specify and provide % of time required)

· Lifting: 5%

· Climbing: 1%

· Crawling: 1%

· Special clothing/equipment (wearing): 1%

· Unusual physical requirements: N/A

· High noise level: 1%

· Other:

Description of WorkEnvironment (specify and provide % of time required)

· Inside? Outside? Combination? Where?:Office Environment 95%, Industrial facility 5%

· Hazardous conditions - What are they?: N/A

· Travel/transportation requirements: 5-10%

· Other:

Equipment and MachinesInvolved in Work Tasks (specify and provide % of time required)

· Office equipment/machines electrically/batteryoperated - which?: PCs/Office eqmt.

· Vehicles, forklifts, etc. operated which?: N/A

· Tools used in trade - which ones?: N/A

· Other:

Criticality ofAttendance (specify and provide % of time required)

· Overtime, regular days, off days: Paid Overtimeon an as-needed basis (10%)

· Shift, 1st, 2nd, 3rd: 1 st Shift

· Necessity for regular attendance: Required

· Urgency for punctuality: Required

Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

Jacobs is a background screening, drug-free workplace.

Primary Location United States-Michigan-Bingham Farms

Req ID: PFO0001AS