Mechanical Engineer – Part Time

Part Time
Posted: April 19, 2018
Closes: April 26, 2018

Colmek is looking for an experienced part time mechanical engineer to augment our engineering team.  The candidate will work with SolidWorks to design custom enclosures and housings for miniature rugged computers, underwater sonars, large rugged servers, and other systems up to full electronics cabinets.

The candidate must be able to read and understand requirements, interact with other members of the technical staff, design and oversee fabrication of mechanical assemblies, perform engineering analyses, create production and assembly drawings, and participate in design reviews.  The candidate should understand the overall product engineering process, from design kick-off to production; and must be capable of interacting with the various disciplines involved in production of a product.

We work in an exciting environment and unlike some larger companies, our engineers directly see the effects of their work.  This is a great opportunity for a creative mechanical engineer who wants to be involved in a wide variety of interesting projects.

Must be a US citizen

Education:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering
  • At least 5 years of relevant industry experience

Required Skills/Experience:

  • SolidWorks proficiency
  • Machined part and sheet metal design
  • Design creativity
  • Material and component selection
  • Working with shops and component vendors
  • Assembly drawings
  • Production drawings

Desired Skills/Experience:

  • Rugged electronics enclosure design
  • Electronics packaging
  • Thermal management
  • Pressure housings
  • Design for manufacture
  • Relationships with metal shops
  • Military specs/standards
  • Exposure to FEA

Qualified candidates may send resumes to: shellyr@colmek.com

About Colmek

Colmek designs and manufactures rugged electronics operating many of the world’s most important machines and systems. It is part of the Coda Octopus group of companies and is based in Salt Lake City, Utah. Colmek currently serves the world’s leading organizations in defense, aerospace, naval, and civilian industries.