Capco Mechanical Engineer-Design in Grand Junction, Colorado

Essential Functions (to include but not limited to)Design and develop new technologies and/or products, including developingmanufacturing drawings, fabricating prototypes, coordinating the effortsof techniciansDevelop novel solutions through research and experimentation, and testingDevelop and implement test plans for products and technologies throughdevelopment of specifications and performance criteriaInterface with customers regarding schedules, product specifications,engineering change proposals, product improvementsInterface with vendors, including on-sight visits, evaluation anddown-select, technical support and guidanceCreate and/or update manufacturing drawingsPrepare and present plans for complex manufacturing processes and coordinatedeployment, including selection and purchase and/or design and developmentof manufacturing equipment, floor plan layout, material flowconsideration, productivity rates, OSHA compliancePerform research, design, and development of complex manufacturingprocesses including production flow, assembly methods, and productionCarry out process improvement, problem resolutionAbility to operate in a regulated environment as it pertains to contractrequirements and corporate specificationsCommunicate complex technical information using reports, charts and imagesclearly and effectively with customers, co-workers and managementInterface with customers regarding schedules, product specifications,engineering change proposals, product improvementsInterface with vendors, including on-sight visits, evaluation anddown-select, technical support and guidanceCoordinate the manufacturing launch of new/revised productsEvaluate and interpret external manufacturing drawingsPerforms manufacturing feasibility studiesMust be able to meet Company attendance requirementsUphold Company standards and specificationsOther Job FunctionsAssists Engineering Manager in improving a system of production control,standard operating procedures, safety and quality controlCarry out process improvement studies to reduce cost, increasethrough-put, improve safety, reduce labor, improve quality, or improveprocess control of complex manufacturing processes and document resultsImplement complex process improvement conceptsDocument project progress and results utilizing MS Office applications such asMS Word, MS Excel, or MS PowerPointCreate work instructions including processes specifications, travelers,setup sheets, and other forms of processes documentationParticipate in and support new business proposal writing effortsPrepare patent filingsAbility to travel as necessaryBasic QualificationsBachelor's Degree in Engineering, related scientific field, AND aminimum of 7 years' experienceMust pass background check and appropriate drug testingEnglish proficiencyMust be 18 years of agePreferred Qualifications10 years' experience in mechanical engineering or related field3 years of experience using 3D CAD modeling software such SolidWorks,CREO, or NXProduct Lifecycle ManagementExperience using FEA, CFD, CAD/CAMKnowledge of GD&THands-on experience with fabrication including machining, cutting,welding, rapid prototyping (SLA, SLS, FDM), programming of CNC equipment