Mechanical Project Engineer

Mechanical Project Engineer Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Mechanical Project Engineer to join our team.


  • Manage the design and build of tooling and gages, utilizing internal and external resources;
  • Continuously evaluate new technologies and support implementation including processes and parameters;
  • Technical interfaces with customer and coordinates with operation as needed, implementing drawing / specification changes, production feedback;
  • Participate in continuous process, tooling and gaging improvement to reduce cost and improve quality;
  • Develop component process plans for new product Introduction (NPI), according to customer requirements;
  • Other duties as assigned by supervisor;
  • Support Business Development responding to customer RFQ’s;
  • Evaluate and approve customer print and specification revisions;
  • Ensure all process parameters are in accordance with customer specification;
  • Complete and maintain all customer required technical documentation;
  • Generate and track project delivery schedule;
  • Project Manager for engineering-prime projects. PM duties include: Client interface;
  • Develop and allocate fees for mechanical engineering work;
  • Tracking budgets throughout the design.


  • 2 years experience with fixture design and gage design/build for grinding, milling and EDM;
  • Must have experience in a plant, working on heavy machines and interacting with plant employees and machinists regularly (30% of the job);
  • Must be familiar with CMM, SPC and CNC – Controller;
  • Strong communication skills and ability to communicate with all employees from the shop floor to the CEO and customer;
  • Programming experience is a plus;
  • Minimum 1 year experience in manufacturing environment, preferably in gas turbine manufacturing;
  • Strong accountability and ownership of project work from inception to completion;
  • Proficiency in Solidworks for component review and tooling design;
  • Must have minimum 1 year experience with machining equipment (grinding, EDM, Mill, fixtures, hard gauges).