Mechanical Engineer (7584 )

Engineering North Mankato, Minnesota


Position at Taylor Corporation

We are looking for a creative Mechanical Engineer to work on all product stages from research and development to design and manufacture, through to installation and final commissioning. The goal is to design and build custom automation systems for the various Taylor plants.

Mechanical Engineer Responsibilities
Conducting experiments methodically, analyzing data and interpreting results
Perform a full lifecycle product development (design, develop, test prototypes, manufacture and implement)
Design systems and components that meet needs and requirements
Produce outline designs
Conduct experiments methodically, analyze data and interpret results
Test and evaluate theoretical designs
Identify, formulate and produce effective solutions to emerging problems
Evaluate final product’s overall performance, reliability and safety
Alter and modify design to meet requirements and to eliminate malfunctions
Estimate budget and scope of project
Solicit observations from operators
Prepare product reports and documentation
Engage in lifelong learning and develop new theories or methods
Proven working experience in mechanical engineering
Familiarity with 3D engineering design and manufacturing tools (e.g., Autodesk Inventor, Solid Works or other)
Prefer Familiarity with programming (e.g. VB.Net, C#, Robotics such as Epson RC+)
Solid understanding of core concepts including mechanics, kinematics, thermodynamics, materials science etc.
Creativity and analytical skills
Ability to communicate technical knowledge in a clear and understandable manner
Technical writing skills
BS degree in Mechanical Engineering