Mechanical engineering recruiter seeks Mechanical Design Engineer | SolidWorks

Kappa Search is a technical recruiting agency that focuses on engineering, technology, manufacturing and supply chain recruitment and placement. We are currently recruiting for a Mechanical Design Engineer as outlined below.


• Design and engineer products, in a team effort with both external and internal customers.

• Lead failure analysis efforts

• Create electronic 3D CAD models, layouts, assemblies and drawings

• Prepare and process engineering change notices and other documentation

• Manage projects effectively to meet or exceed a specific customer or business need.

• Proactively identify opportunities for product, process and operational improvements within the Engineering Group

• Work closely with manufacturing engineering, production and quality departments during pre-production builds to minimize cost, improve DFM and improve total product quality.


• 5 – 7 years experience in designing mechanical assemblies and sub-assemblies with proven ability to take a design from concept through production.

  • Bachelors degree in Engineering. BSME preferred.

• 3 + years experience with 3D CAD modeling, preferably Solid Works

• Proven project management skills

• Several years life cycle product development experience

• Strong understanding and experience in product life cycle management utilizing an automated change management system

• Flexibility in problem solving approach requiring cross-departmental interaction

• Strong working knowledge of manufacturing and assembly processes

• Exposure to regulatory agency requirements, including UL, CE, TUV, NSF