Mechanical Engineer

Job Description
Reporting to: (Manager, Engineering)
Hours: 1st shift

Position Summary:

As a member of a work team, provide imaginative, practical and thorough mechanical engineering designs and analysis to support new product development and ongoing production. Create solutions to a broad range of technical problems using a wide application of principles, theories, and concepts in the field plus a working knowledge of related disciplines.

Essential Functions:

1. Responsible for mechanical engineering matters on assigned project teams including new product design, cost reduction efforts, identification of processes and suppliers, testing and validation, and documentation development.

2. Works with cross functional teams to develop new communications system devices for commercial and residential uses.

3. Creates, analyzes and recommends conceptual and detailed design alternatives for customer acceptance, ease of manufacturing, cost and quality.

4. Provides empirical analysis of products and processes for both mechanical and electrical/RF testing and evaluations.

5. Creates and evaluates prototypes for new or improved products.

6. Performs verification and validation tests and analysis to specific, detailed requirements.

7. Verifies design and project objectives meet customer, Leviton and ISO 9001 requirements. Maintains Design Control.


Skills and Abilities:

· Ability to communicate effectively with cross functional teams, vendors and customers.

· Knowledge of design for manufacturing; injection molding, sheet metal fabrication, stamping, die casting, automated and manual assembly.

· Ability to understand and apply FEA, FMEA and customer input to product development.

· 3D CAD experience (prefer SolidWorks).

· Ability to use engineering economic analysis for decision making process.

Education and Experience:
•Bachelors of Science in Mechanical Engineering required.
•Minimum of 2 years’ related experience in Mechanical Engineering.
•Experience with injection molded plastic, sheet metal fabrication and design for manufacturing preferred.

Company

Leviton Network Solutions

Job Code

State or Province

Washington

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