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Mechanical Project Engineer - Conveyors

Durr Systems, Inc., Southfield, United States

Your Tasks

  • Serve as a lead technical engineer for General Assembly and Conveyor activities in DSUS
  • Lead development activities in coordination with other worldwide Dürr entities
  • Lead customer technical discussion in North America for Global GA initiatives
  • Assist sales department in business development activities
  • Review of project kick-off documentation (Scope, specifications, budget (APSS) and timing schedule) for all new projects and correct and revise as needed
  • Involvement in customer quotations for special projects as needed (i.e. brownfield projects) to insure feasibility
  • Ensure robust design reviews are conducted to improve the quality of output in engineering
  • Interpret schematics to develop complete system designs
  • Maintain project schedules
  • Interpret mechanical drawings
  • Selection of purchased equipment
  • Development of subcontract bid package documentation
  • Responsible for complete hands-on design, analysis, and engineering calculation
  • Support on-site installation and commissioning crew as required
  • Attend customer meetings to understand project requirements
  • Communicate with project team, customers, and suppliers
  • Understand, diagnose, and solve real or potential design problems
  • Function as Lead engineer for general assembly and conveyor products in Paint Shops & Final Assembly
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Your Skills

  • Bachelor of Science in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering or related field
  • 5 years of position related experience
  • Broad experience in general assembly and conveyor technology
  • Design engineering calculation ability
  • Able to read and interpret CAD drawings
  • Ability utilize Microsoft Visio
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office: Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
  • Knowledge of SAP
  • Ability to understand and maintain project schedules
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Excellent verbal communication skills
  • Excellent technical writing skills
  • Able to effectively communicate with engineering and estimating departments, contractors, suppliers, and customers
  • Able to work well independently and in a team environment
  • Able to technically define problems and propose solutions
  • Adaptable to change in a learning environment
  • Willing and able to work overtime, weekends, and holidays when necessary