Mechanical Design Engineer
Location: Long Beach, CA
Rate: $51.09 - $56.76/HR
Duration: Long Term Contract
Shift: 1st Shift
Overtime: Possible (x1.5)
Per Diem Split: Yes (if eligible)
MUST be a U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident
Local candidates highly preferred
Successful candidate will work in a small team environment as part of one of our Mechanical Engineering design teams. Tasks will include:
Creating engineering drawings of custom aircraft interior/mechanical components and systems.
Business/Executive jet interior experience required.
Attention to visual appearance/ aesthetics of completed designs is very important.
Excellent communication skills and ability to work with operations technicians on the shop floor is required.
Experience with sheet metal, metallic, and composite honeycomb, wood, veneer and cabinetry/ furniture design is a plus.
Catia V5/SmarTeam experience required.
Catia V4 experience a plus.
AutoCAD experience preferred.
Must have good basic 2D drafting skills- view layout, projection, section views, dimensioning, etc.
Strong written and verbal communication skills required.
Guides successful completion of major engineering programs, or conceives research in areas of considerable scope and complexity supporting the development and production of Gulfstream products and services
Principle Duties and Responsibilities:
Essential Functions: 1. Selects appropriate methods, techniques, and evaluation criteria to resolve complex engineering issues 2. Is consulted extensively by associates and others as a recognized authority within the field 3. Anticipates and resolves complex issues in creative and effective ways, developing standards and guides for diverse engineering activities 4. Approach to problem solving balances technical product, cost and schedule 5. Works without appreciable direction; work is reviewed from a long-range perspective for desired results 6. Exercises latitude in determining technical objectives of assignments, and makes decisions and recommendations that are recognized as authoritative
Additional Functions: 1. Maintains a current knowledge of developments in the field of specialty and/or other related aircraft fields in order to recommend innovations to improve quality and effectiveness of company product Perform other duties as assigned.
1. Advanced degree in engineering, or related curriculum preferred.
2.The level of technical skill and abilities appropriate for this grade will be established by each discipline.
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