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Project Engineer  – Direct Hire
We have growing manufacturer, located near the Oxford, NC area, looking to grow the internal team, focused on improving, upgrading, designing / re-designing the internal production equipment associated with manufacturing smaller mechanical and electro-mechanical products.  

Salary – 80k+/- depending on the specific qualifications + a 10-12k annual bonus

As a Project Engineer you will be involved designing, developing, and implementing machine designs for automated production, assembly, machining applications. These are internal production equipment lines.


  • Collaborate with other members of Machine Design to rebuild and upgrade current machines and controls.
  • Design, develop and implement new fixtures and assembly/inspection equipment to reduce costs and increase throughput.
  • Coordinate equipment builds and upgrades with either internal resources or external companies.
  • Perform product/process analysis for cost reduction, quality improvement, and improved efficiency.
  • Provide technical support as required to improve machine up-time.
  • Collaborate with Product Engineering, Quality, and Manufacturing departments to determine feasibility of automating current manual processes.
  • Participate in root-cause analysis and troubleshooting efforts related to product and/or assembly issues; provides technical input and support as required
  • Specify system components or direct modification of products to ensure conformance with engineering design and performance specifications


  • BS in Engineering, required – Mechanical, Electrical, Mechatronics etc…
  • 3+ years in machine design and development, preferred.
  • Control systems & PLC programming experience preferred. (not a heavy programming role; exposure to automation is important though.)
  • Experience with vision systems and robotics using in automated assembly and test systems, ideally but not required.
  • Experience in a manufacturing setting or a Machine Design/Build Setting. 
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