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Senior Mechanical Design Engineer - 39837

Staff Hunters
Wells, ME
November 05, 2019


Staff Hunters is recruiting a Senior Mechanical Design Engineer for a client in the Greater Seacoast area.

The company is seeking a hands on Mechanical Engineer with demonstrated successes in developing and implementing new product offerings and in product life cycle management. Candidate shall be an innovative, results-driven with business acumen skills who is accustomed to thriving in a fast-paced team environment.

This role comes with ample opportunity to develop, grow, and advance within the organization.

This role requires an individual to find creative ways to solve problems and work cross functionally across all departments within the Company.


Work inter-departmentally to develop innovative, high quality new products that leverage the company’s strengths in the spectator seating industry.

Life cycle manage products through maintenance, enhancement, and value engineering.

Lead Engineering Change (EC) functions. Develop and maintain design documentation, drawings, BOM’s, test data, technical manuals, and all other related technical product documentation.

Ability to juggle new projects, resolve field issues, enhance existing lines, develop effective work plans, while delivering high quality expeditiously.

Lead or support product and labor cost reduction initiatives in support of annual corporate cost reduction goals.

Work closely with Quality department to develop Cause and Corrective Action plans for product related quality issues.

Develop and enhance work systems and processes within the Product Engineering department to reduce lead-times on projects and improve quality of results.

Primary point of technical product support to internal and external customers.


BS in engineering. Advanced degree in engineering or management a plus.

Minimum 10 years of experience in an engineering position of comparable responsibility.

Demonstrated innovation and creativity in developing and implementing new product designs and enhancements to existing products.

Superior ability to achieve anticipated results in a fast-paced environment. Ability to plan, prioritize, make commitments, and manage several concurrent projects through to completion in a timely fashion.

Proven ability to lead continuous cost reduction projects and achieve targeted goals.

Experienced in 3D Modeling using AutoCAD Inventor software (or similar).

Adept in structural and stress analysis utilizing hand calculations, spreadsheet tools, and / or commercial FEA software.

Basic electrical design knowledge with motors and control systems.

Design experience utilizing some or more of the following manufacturing processes: sheet steel stamping and forming, steel / aluminum / iron castings and machining, roll-forming, welding, plastic injection / blow / thermoform molding, plastic extrusions, wood processing, foam and fabric processing.

Experienced in ERP, PDM, and PLM systems.

Understanding and experience with quick turn-around prototyping and testing. Ability to develop test plans, conduct testing, write test reports, analyze results, and develop recommendations that are supported by data.

Willingness for occasional, short duration travel.

To apply for this position, please email your resume to , or call 603-766-2004 or apply online.