ACS is seeking a Senior Mechanical Engineer – Machine Design interested in a rewarding career in a fast-paced environment. This individual will ensure the client’s needs for custom systems and equipment are met or exceeded by leading the design process from concept to manufacturing and factory acceptance testing. This is accomplished through understanding of the client’s budget, schedule and design criteria, as well as thorough engineering analysis and proper execution of the design process.
Core Job Responsibilities:
Leads multi-system integrated equipment projects from concept to build
Creates and executes equipment project work plans and revises as appropriate to meet changing needs and requirements.
Leader on the design review board providing technical oversight for all design reviews. Involved in design review of all designs in all stages of design process; provide technical mentoring and assistance to group members as needed.
Performs detailed engineering functions including: engineering calculations, develops flow diagrams and P&ID’s, works with others to use ProE / SolidWorks to develop 3D models, selects and purchases devices, and works with ACS Manufacturing Facility to design for manufacturability.
Oversees and performs Factory Acceptance Testing processes and documentation for main types of systems and equipment at ACS Manufacturing Facility as required to ensure equipment is functioning to client’s specifications before shipment.
Travels to client location to oversee installation and commissioning of equipment.
Basic requirements include:
Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent Engineering Degree.
Minimum 15 years of relevant engineering experience or demonstrated excellence in Mechanical Engineering position.
Experience involving industrial, commercial, automated or controls integrated systems with equipment design. Experience in a manufacturing or production assembly environment with maintenance, troubleshooting, new equipment installation / launch and commissioning are highly desired.
Excellent analytical engineering skills, technical breadth and practical experience in the following areas: Mechanical Vibrations and Dynamics, FEA, Machine Design, Statics, Hydraulics, Fluid Dynamics, Heat Transfer, Design for Assembly, Design or Manufacturing and Pneumatics Systems.
Ability to interpret, understand, and communicate P&ID’s (Process and Instrumentation Diagrams).
Fluent in 3D modeling software as a design tool, taking designs from concept to manufacturing drawings.
Strong problem solving, organizational, and time management skills.
Demonstrates excellent technical writing and oral communication skills.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Additional Salary Information: ACS offers competitive wages and annual bonuses; excellent benefits including health and dental insurance, 401K, tuition reimbursement, paid holidays, vacation, and sick days.
ACS is a single-source provider of fully integrated facility, equipment, and controls solutions, serving the international engine- and vehicle-testing markets. The company specializes in the comprehensive design, construction management, integration, and commissioning of development and production test facilities for engine, vehicle and components manufacturers. ACS is headquartered in Madison, Wisconsin with offices in Greenville, SC and MI. ACS Manufacturing is located in Wisconsin.