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Posted: Friday, January 26, 2018 12:05 AM


IL - Downers Grove
Job #: 77367

Mechanical - Engineer

Working with minimal supervision, this position selects and applies standard engineering principles and procedures in the design and development of new product/production process or the modification of existing product/production processes. As part of a dedicated Engineering team, this person is a technical expert and relied upon to help come up with solutions by other members of the business

- Utilize knowledge of engineering design principles to generate sound designs that meet Prater standard for innovative, reliable Particle processing equipment.
- Responsible for machine design and modification of existing products.
- Using Solidworks, produce standard, manufacture ready designs; detail parts, and create mechanical drawings, assembly prints and specifications that enable the production team to correctly fabricate and assemble all engineering output.
- Collaborate with the manufacturing team to turn these custom designs into actual products.
- Supporting the entire project, including engineering, manufacturing and field commissioning.
- Develop a technical understanding of product features and processes.
- Ensures all As-Built and Non Conformances are updated on drawings required.
- Demonstrate and encourage safe practices in the work place.

- 5+ years of mechanical design experience in a manufacturing environment.
- 5+ years proficiency in Solid Works.
- Strong desire to succeed as part of a team; interest in contributing to a positive company culture; willingness to persist until the job is done right for the customer.
- Knowledge of welding, machine design & product assembly.
- Design experience at a component level and complete machine/systems design.
- Solid understanding of GD&T and manufacturing processes.
- Ability to work collaboratively and maintain effective working relationships with co-workers and cross functional project teams.

Wendy Whelton
Technical Recruiter
P: 630-993-3428 | E:
Corporate Office: Two Westbrook Corporate Center Ste. 300, Westchester, IL 60154
Wisconsin Office: 125 N. Executive Dr. Ste. 101, Brookfield, WI 53005

Our in-depth knowledge, industry expertise and robust talent pipeline delivers a diverse range of creative candidates for even the most complex engineering projects both nationally and internationally. As a Best of Staffing® Award winner for both Client and Talent Sterling is ranked in the top 2% of U.S. staffing companies by our employees and clients. We focus on building and maintaining long-term relationships with our clients that allow our talented teams to grow their careers through a variety of assignments that broaden their range of experience and challenge their potential. With over 1000 placements per year in over 24 states throughout the US, Sterling enjoys exclusive relationships with many of our clients and offers a wide range of opportunities on a contract, contract to hire and direct hire basis that may not be available through other avenues. We offer one of the most comprehensive benefit packages in the industry which allows us attract and retain some of the industry's top talent.

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Sterling is dedicated to providing equal employment to all qualified persons without discrimination on the basis of age, sex, color, race, national origin, religion, citizenship status, disability, pregnancy, ancestry, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, arrest record, or any other legally protected status under local, state and federal law.


• Location: Chicago, Downers Grove

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