Mechanical Designer

Posted 02 Aug 2022

LATA

Albuquerque, NM (Engineering)

https://www.lata.com/


Job Description

The qualified Mechanical Designer will complete mechanical and electromechanical system designs by developing and testing specifications and methods, overseeing installation, and supporting system operation and maintenance activities.

• Serve as a key member of an integrated design team to create and document mechanical designs related to complex electromechanical systems.

• Apply creative solution to produce 3D CAD designs of systems, structures, and components. • Research, design, and analyze engineering and technology solutions.

• Produce high-quality engineering drawings of complex assemblies and precision components in accordance with ASME Y14.5 standards.

• Adapt to evolving design requirements while meeting safety, compliance, security, and schedule imperatives.

• Create content and present engineering design deliverables at review and status meetings.

Basic Job Requirements

• Demonstrated ability to work in a team environment consisting of diverse and multi-disciplinary scientists, engineers, and technicians.

• Knowledge of and experience applying the fundamentals of mechanical design disciplines to complex design problems.

• Proficiency using either Creo or Solidworks CAD system for the creation of 3D models and drawings.

• Fundamental knowledge of fabrication processes including machining, welding, and metal forming.

• Expert knowledge and demonstrated ability applying Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T) to designs and drawings.

• Demonstrated experience applying principles of precision machine design.

• Excellent interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills.

• Experience designing and implementing mechanical or control systems, structures, and components at industrial plants, and/or large experimental facilities.

• Demonstrated experience designing and building particle accelerators, pulsed power machines, or high-power microwave systems. Relevant experience includes high gradient components, high voltage insulators, vacuum systems, precision alignment systems, equipment support stands, and dielectric fluid and compressed gas systems.

• U.S. Citizen with valid driver’s license.

• Offer contingent upon results of background check and pre-employment drug screening.

Preferred Qualifications

• Proficiency using electronic PDM system (Windchill preferred) for configuration management of CAD data and drawings.

• Willingness to take on short and long-term travel assignments.

• Government security clearance.