Mechanical Project Engineer

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Byrnes & Rupkey, Inc.,
Waterloo, United States

Phone: 3192346201
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Mechanical Project Engineer


Omaha, NE 



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Mechanical Project Engineer
Omaha, NE
$75-85K plus bonus
Our manufacturing client in Omaha, NE is seeking a quality and customer-focused Mechanical Project Engineer to coordinate and manage activities related to the design and specification of products for Mass Transit systems. Responsibilities include developing proposals for quotation, customized product design, and delivering a solution that meets final acceptance criteria for a project.
Key Responsibilities:
  • Designs, develops, and tests mechanical and electrical products from concept to completion for large projects and contracts. 
  • Processes, reviews, and approves ECOs, drawing packages, bills of materials, math data, and other technical documentation. 
  • Carries out all activities related to custom-engineered solution development including, but not limited to, designing, modeling, drafting, prototyping, and testing. 
  • Completes mechanical analysis and simulations of new designs to assure compliance prior to testing or manufacturing. 
  • Completes stress, durability, and fatigue life analysis for mechanical parts and systems. 
  • Selects materials and recommends manufacturing processes. 
  • Actively involved in building, assembling, and testing designs. 
  • Performs design validation and verification of products as required to assure products meets specifications. 
  • Review and approves mechanical and structural designs. 
  • Assesses and identifies project and product risks, takes action to reduce risks throughout the course of a development or research project. 
  • Supports corrective action investigation, analysis, and permanent corrective action implementation. 
  • Performs on-site inspections and supports commissioning activities. 
  • Understands and interprets regulatory codes such as UL, NEC and NFPA. 
  • Perform any other duties as required by the customer and assigned by management. Supports and upholds the Quality and EHS policy. Upholds the Core Values. 
  • BS in Mechanical Engineering.
  • Minimum of 5 years practical, hands-on experience in project management, document storage/retrieval and customer relationship management preferred.
  • Must be able handle changing priorities and demands.
  • Must be available for Domestic and International travel up to 10% of the time.
  • Proficient in Solidworks or other 3D modeling programs.
  • Government contract experience is a plus.
  • Mass Transit and/or Railway product experience is a plus.