Mechanical Engineer

  • Confidential
  • York, PA 17402, United States
  • Apr 25, 2017
Full time Mechanical Engineer

Job Description

Company Description     Morehouse Instrument Company is seeking an innovative and motivated Mechanical Engineer to work as a member of the company's Research and Development team. This team focuses on developing state of the art systems in areas of force and torque measurement for various industries. The Mechanical Engineer will be working with the R&D and Production teams on developing new products, and customization of existing product as well as providing support for other departments of the company. Morehouse has been a reputable name in force measurement industry since 1925, and is located in York, PA. The company has pioneered in development of several force measurement related products, and includes one the best force and torque calibration laboratories in the world. Working at Morehouse offers a potential for growth and employee benefits such as paid vacation, bonuses, insurance, and 401K retirement plan matching.     Job Description  
  • Lead research and development projects with the goal of producing new products in a timely manner. Completing the product development process at all stages from an initial idea to a final product in the market.
  • Optimize R&D efforts to achieve the goals with minimized financial and human resources and the shortest possible amount of time.
  • Research and study of existing equipment in the market and using published articles to learn about the existing products in the market with the purpose of expediting and improving R&D efforts.
  • Actively seek and implement feedback from resources within and outside of the company to improve product design, production flow, marketing efforts, and sales.
  • Learn the details about force/torque calibration procedures, and measurement instruments as the company's business core.
  • Work with the rest of the R&D and production teams to prepare products for production and optimize production flow.
  • Work with marketing and sales on product support, customized designs, product manuals, product specifications sheets, pricing on special projects, new design possibilities, changes in current designs, etc.
  • Support Morehouse calibration laboratories to make fixtures, adapters, and design changes in a timely manner.
  • Improve and simplify engineering processes of design, documentation, work flow, and decision making to help company lower recurring costs and provide a better service to the customers.

Job Requirements:

Qualifications   The individual is required to have Bachelors or Masters degree in Mechanical Engineering or a related field. Additionally, proficiency with CAD and finite element analysis is needed. Experience in production and familiarity with industrial machining would be advantageous.     Additional Information   EOE

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