Mechanical Systems Engineer

Sterling Heights, MI

Posted: 07/26/2019 Employment Type: Contract Job Industry: Defense/Government Job Number: 19-01557
A Structure and Survivability Design Engineer is needed to  support the  design and development of ground combat vehicle structures, armor and spall liner.
Specific work would include  some of  the following efforts:

-Design of weld joints for steel and aluminum structures

-Develop engineering design concepts via CAD software

-Design of structures, appendages, armor and spall liner for various military vehicle platforms

-Work with design services (drafting) to create detailed drawings

-Provide technical support to other engineering organizations

-Address manufacturing, procurement and field problem reports

-Present design concepts and program status to functional and program management

Required B.S. In Mechanical Engineering with a minimum of two  years applicable experience.
-Self starter, highly motivated individual

-Knowledge of welding and metal fab desired

-Extensive knowledge of model and drawing creation required

-Knowledge of GD&T required

-Experience using Pro/e, Unigraphics or other 3-D CAD software required

-Knowledge of ballistic threats and basic principles of armor design desired

-Must be Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, and Powerpoint)

-Occasional travel may be necessary

-Excellent interpersonal and communication skills required


This assignment is a US Government Contract which requires all applicants to be US Citizens.

No third-party applicants will be considered. If you are a third party contracting company, please do not respond to this position.

Amanda Brookshire
Technical Recruiter

Amanda is proud to be a part of the Contract Professionals, Inc. team. Part of her job allows her to assist candidates with finding new career opportunities. However, as a CPI Technical Recruiter, the most rewarding part of her job is helping military veterans, as well as transitioning military personnel; leading them to a career path that utilizes their skills and experiences.

Amanda enjoys photography and all things outdoors. Amanda has played golf for her entire life. Her motto is "Golf is life!" When she was 18 years old, she achieved a hole-in-one on a 249-year par 4.

 Amanda's most cherished place in the world is her family’s cabin in Vanderbilt, Michigan.

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