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Mechanical Design Engineer

Richmond, VA 23227

Posted: 08/31/2023 Job Number: 26671

Job Description

Selectek has an exciting opportunity for a Mechanical Design Engineer in Richmond, VA. In this role, you will work with the electrical department to design mechanical hardware for bakery equipment using SolidWorks and AutoCAD. You must be a US Citizen or authorized to work in the United States to be considered.
  • Up to 50% travel between the Virginia and Pennsylvania plant locations
  •  Produce engineering design for projects including shop drawings, BOM & final documentation
  • Support Sales and R&D for all mechanical design and requirements
  • Work with vendors for outsourced components (steel, aluminum, wood)
  • Support of project installations onsite
  • Participate in design team to develop product designs
  • Create clear CAD drawings for customer presentations and production.
  • Generate Bills of Material
  • Coordinate with personnel from the controls, mechanical and project management departments to meet the project specifications
  • Answer questions from Vendors and Fabricators
  • Resolve technical and schedule issues with other departments (e.g., make material substitutions to meet the schedule)
  • Update mechanical system documents to reflect “As-built” and “As-installed” conditions
  • Generate Operation and maintenance manuals
  • Associate or Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering/Technology OR equivalent working experience
  • 2+ years of experience working in a manufacturing and design position
  • Proficient with Solidworks OR Solidedge
  • Knowledgeable with PDMworks
  • Understanding of basic mechanics
  • Direct experience using AutoCAD
  • Understand the function and operation of mechanical hardware used for material handling systems
  • Ability to read and create mechanical drawings
  • Knowledge of processes, methods and technologies involved in production  
Shift Hours: Monday - Friday 8:00am - 5:00pm
Pay and Wages: $75,000 - $90,000 annual salary depending on education and experience
Benefits: 401(k) plus company matching, health, life, vision, and dental insurance available after first 60 days
If you are qualified and ready to take on this opportunity, then we want to get to know you!
Contact Lia Felcyn (678) 335-6114 lfelcyn@selectek.com

Meet Your Recruiter

Lia Felcyn
Technical Recruiter

Originally from Southern California, Lia moved to the Atlanta area in 2005, attending the University of West Georgia and Georgia State University.  Lia graduated from Georgia State University with a Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry.  Shortly after graduation, she accepted an unexpected career opportunity in sales and financial services.  Several years into her career, she began a team lead and team recruiting role, which sparked her passion for the recruiting industry.  Lia has been recruiting a wide variety of professionals in various fields since 2017, choosing to focus on professionals in technical and engineering fields with Selectek since 2022.


Lia is a foodie and outdoor enthusiast who enjoys cooking and trying new restaurants, spending time outdoors in nature, watching animal documentaries, and being a mom of three amazing kiddos.

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