Kappa Search | Chicago Employment Agency | Mechanical Engineer Job

Kappa Search Inc. is a Chicago staffing agency that specializes in engineering, technology, sales, manufacturing and supply chain recruitment and placement. One of our clients currently seeks an energetic, degreed mechanical engineer as follows:

Project/Process/ Mechanical Engineer - help a great company expand! Equipment installation in new facilities.               

We are looking for a high energy, very capable hands-on Mechanical engineer to help our client expand. If you have experience with the layout and installation of sophisticated mechanical processing equipment, apply through this ad.            

This is an excellent opportunity to grow with a great company and contribute heavily to the future success of the company.

What you will be doing and what you will need for the job:

  • You will be planning, managing and coordinating the installation of new equipment in new facilities. This expansion will continue for multiple years and your value will increase as you are involved with everything that makes these facilities produce.
  • Technical leadership on installing new equipment in new facilities. 
  • 10% travel, mostly domestic. 
  • Provides coordination of new process installation and process changes.

Project Engineering Responsibilities:

 - Purchase and install new automated manufacturing equipment in new facilities in the US

 - Develop, schedule and implement upgrades to existing equipment

 - Generate ideas to improve sterilization process and equipment.

 - Installing and building new equipment in new facilities

 - Validate new and modified equipment. Develop, test and validate changes

 - Draft and finalize requirement and design documents, validation reports, standard operating procedures and preventive maintenance procedures.


  • BSME or MSME 
  • Experience with installing and building complex machines used in production/automation
  • Knowledge of manufacturing systems and processes.

Key Words: BSME, MSME, chemical process, process engineer, project engineer, installation, commissioning, layout, autocad, design, project management