Position Summary

We are currently sourcing candidates for a Mechanical Engineer in our Newton, MA facility. This position is key in driving manufacturing process improvements with the goal of optimizing safety, quality and efficiency.

Essential Functions & Responsibilities

  • Team with maintenance department to address problems and identify opportunities for process improvement.
  • Troubleshoot problems with existing production equipment on the factory floor implementing designs
  • Engineer, design, install and commission new production equipment and train operators.
  • Evaluate technical input from direct observations on the factory floor and interfacing with manufacturing personnel and multi-disciplinary engineering groups in order to problem solve complex machinery operational issues.
  • Interpret, prioritize and complete diverse engineering activities in order to obtain optimal machinery designs and performance considering plant operability, safety, quality and cost.
  • Evaluate select suppliers for cost effective sources of materials and subcontracting services.
  • Assign and supervise consulting contractors as required for project completion.

Required Experience & Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering or equivalent
  • 3-5 years of experience in a similar or related metals manufacturing, task driven environment.
  • Knowledge of process controls (HMI screens, operator interface) to optimize manufacturing equipment efficiencies.
  • Skilled in preparing cost estimates, schedules, and technical reports.
  • Ability to complete project assignments on time, within budget, and in compliance with all applicable codes and safety requirements.
  • Lean Manufacturing experience preferred.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Word, Excel, Project, and Power Point required.
  • Familiarity with using AutoCAD.

To Apply for this Position

H.C. Starck offers a highly competitive compensation along with excellent benefits, including Medical, Dental, Vision, 401(k) with company match. Please email your resume to kristen.gasser@hcstarcksolutions.com and yarilis.santiago@hcstarcksolutions.com

H.C. Starck Solutions is an Equal Opportunity Employer supporting diversity in all our business practices.

Download the full job specification here