Mechanical Engineer

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Our client in Ashland, MA is seeking a Mechanical Engineer to perform design, analysis, testing and evaluation of mechanical temperature control parts/assemblies and electronic gas ignition control components in collaboration with a team of multidisciplinary engineers. 

Including, but not limited to:

  • Perform design and analysis of mechanical temperature control parts and assemblies.
  • Perform design and analysis of electronic gas ignition control plastic enclosures.
  • Develop new mechanical temperature control and ignition electrode models using existing parts and configurations.
  • Perform timely and accurate design reviews via the engineering change order (ECO) process.
  • Plan and execute functional, endurance, and environmental testing of mechanical temperature controls.
  • Support test facility and equipment maintenance and management.
  • Perform failure root cause analysis of prototypes and product returns.   
  • Participate in Design Failure Mode and Effect Analysis (DFMEA) efforts.
  • Lead cost reduction and sustaining engineering projects. Assist Compliance Engineers with third-party agency approvals (UL, CSA, CE, etc.) Interact with and provide guidance to suppliers.
  • Develop standard work to improve operational efficiency and effectiveness. 



  • Mechanical Engineering degree (BSME). 


  • Graduate Engineering degree (MSME or other). 



  • Experience with engineering drawing drafting practices, as well as creating and interpreting engineering drawings. 
  • Knowledge/experience with machine design, tolerance analysis, basic material science, and structural and thermal finite element analysis (FEA).
  • Proficient in computer-aided design (CAD), both 3D (SolidWorks or equivalent) and 2D (AutoCAD or equivalent).
  • Able to Interpret Test Data and Specifications.
  • Proven technical writing and documentation skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to take ownership of task execution and generate results with minimal supervision.
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a team-based environment.
  • Capable of effective time management and prioritization and making progress on multiple concurrent tasks.
  • Comfortable with ambiguous project/task definition and able to propose alternative solutions to technical problems.
  • Proficient in use of Microsoft Excel, Word, PowerPoint, and Outlook software.
  • Effective communicator, both orally and in writing. 


  • Experience with Engineering Change Order (ECO) processes.
  • Experience with execution of functional, endurance, and environmental testing of electro mechanical devices.
  • Experience documenting test procedures and results.
  • Experience designing plastic enclosures.
  • Experience with Design Failure Mode and Effect Analysis (DFMEA) techniques. 
  • Experience with third-party agency approval processes (UL, CSA, CE, etc.)
  • Experience in HVAC, Commercial Cooking or fire protection industries.
  • Able to read and interpret electrical schematics and wiring diagrams


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