MECHANICAL ENGINEER

Vance & Hines, a leader in the motorcycle aftermarket industry and recognized for quality performance exhaust systems, is in search of a Mechanical Engineer to become part of our Engineering Department.

POSITION OVERVIEW

This position is responsible for project drawings, development and layout, coordination of layouts and drawings with other disciplines. Responsibilities may also include supervising and mentoring supporting engineers, designers and drafters as assigned.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

• Create CAD drawings of final components
• Drawing verification
• Reverse engineering/part digitizing
• Write installation instructions for the end user
• Write work instructions for manufacturing
• Assist in the design of support tooling
• Assist in the final packaging of products
• Primary contact for production related issues
• Track and record projects
• Maintain the work area and equipment in a clean and orderly condition and follow prescribed safety regulations
• Efficiently and effectively manage time

POSITION REQUIREMENTS

• Critical thinking and problem solving skills
• Excellent organizational skills
• Excellent technical writing skills
• Computer operating systems, OSX and Microsoft Windows
• Microsoft Office (Word, Excel)
• SolidWorks
• 2D CAD
• Adobe publishing software (Photoshop, InDesign)
• Ability to communicate in an understandable, polite and professional manner
• Regularly required to sit, stand, walk, bend, stoop, reach and move about the facility
• Must have the ability to lift and move up to 25 pounds
• Must have the ability to function as part of a team
• Must have the ability to listen to and follow written and verbal instruction
• Must have the ability to communicate effectively with Team Members and Supervisors

EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS

• Minimum of a Bachelor of Science Degree in Engineering

ORGANIZATIONAL OVERVIEW

Reports to: Engineering Manager

Internal Relationships:

• Will interact with departmental personnel
• May interact with multiple departments and personnel, including: Engineering Staff, R&D, and Production
• Vendors

DELEGATED AUTHORITY

• Draftsmen

PHYSICAL ENVIRONMENT

• The performance of this position normally requires exposure to typical manufacturing areas where under certain conditions, use of personal protective equipment is required