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Plant Mechanical Engineer – Raleigh, NC


  • The plant Mechanical Engineer prepares detailed engineering plans, designs, drawings, cost estimates, financial justification and schedules required for engineering and maintenance projects.
  • Maintains engineering drawings and documentation of all equipment and manufacturing processes.
  • Determines detailed equipment and services required for engineering projects, prepares requests for bids, evaluates suppliers, prepares purchase requisitions, and supervises installation of new or modifications to facilities.
  • Conducts research of new equipment and manufacturing processes to maintain and improve the company’s competitive position. • Optimization of equipment to provide desired balance of cost, throughput and variability.
  • Provides overall project management of engineering projects, ensuring on-time completion within budget. • Assists in managing maintenance activities associated with projects.
  • Some relocation provided.


  • The Mechanical Engineer should have a BS Mechanical Engineering degree.
  • 4-5 years of experience as a mechanical engineer in a manufacturing plant.
  • A metals and/or heavy industrial manufacturing experience is strongly preferred.
  • Some electrical or electronic experience is preferred.
  • AutoCAD
  • Basic knowledge of: furnaces (melting / heat treat, dust collectors, compressors, fans, blowers, PLCs (a plus), chemical (helpful)
  • Experience with approving project purchases, contracts and forecasting project costs.
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the U.S. and have a stable work history. Sponsorship is not available.


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