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Mechanical Design Engineer Santa Maria CA

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Mechanics Santa Maria , California , United States Permanent Full-time Bachelor's Degree More than 3 years
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Job Description

A) Responsible for the design and detail modeling of a variety of suite components in order to meet program requirements
B) Produce designs to meet specified cost/weight targets
C) Mechanical Engineers will be expected to communicate effectively and professionally with customers and suppliers.
D) Participate in Design Reviews throughout each phase of the New Product Introduction process
E) The selection and application of materials and processes appropriate to each design element
F) Ensure the successful integration of each design element within the product as a whole
G) Check engineering packages
H) Participate in the validation of the product (using such methods as prototyping, test, DFMEA)
I) Follow and contribute to the development of the Best Practice guidelines
J) From time to time, Mechanical Engineers must be prepared to undertake tasks outside of their normal duties as requested by their immediate supervisors.
K) Reviews specification as related to assigned job.
L) Prepares check list.
M) Prepares lay-outs.
N) Prepares structural sub-assemblies and drawings.
O) Prepares sketches for details.
P) Reviews drawing package to assure conformance to requirements.
Q) Submits completed drawings to project lead for approval and release.
R) Liaison for assigned task.
S) Performs other duties as assigned.

Complementary Description

Design coordination of seats and seat components. Coordinates changes with other internal company departments, vendors, and customers

Job Requirements

A) Knowledge and Skills:

i) Must have excellent drafting skills in CATIA V5 (or higher) and/or Pro/Engineer.
ii) Must be able to provide complicated lay-outs and program design studies.
iii) Must be able to interact successfully with engineering, tooling, and manufacturing departments.
iv) Must be able to function as part of a design team.
v) Must have a thorough understanding of manufacturing processes.

B) Education and Experience:

Must have a Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering, Aerospace Engineering Aeronautical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering Technology, Design Engineering, Automotive Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering Technology, Mechanical and Energy Engineering or a related engineering degree (minimum of 12 years equivalent related engineering experience will be considered in lieu of Bachelor's degree) plus an additional 2 years of related design experience required.
OR

Must have a Master's degree in Mechanical Engineering, Aerospace Engineering Aeronautical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering Technology, Design Engineering, Automotive Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering Technology, Mechanical and Energy Engineering or a related engineering degree plus 1 year of related design experience required.

C) Competencies:

Acts in accordance with company values and related competencies.

D) Communication Skills:

Must have the ability to generate written communication and to operate required office equipment. Ability to read and review written communication. Speech and hearing abilities that allow individual to communicate clearly and distinctly in English.

E) Reasoning Ability:

Ability to solve problems and think strategically.

Physical Demands:

This position requires extended periods of sitting while working with computers and viewing computer monitors and other office equipment. Finger dexterity needed in using misc. office equipment such as telephone, computer and copy machine, etc. Bending, stooping, reaching, and lifting up to approximately twenty pounds are required during tasks related to the job.

Specificity of the job

None

Locate your future workplace

2641 Airpark Dr CA 93455

Santa Maria

California United States

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Safran is an international high-technology group, operating in the aviation (propulsion, equipment and interiors), defense and space markets. Its core purpose is to contribute to a safer, more sustainable world, where air transport is more environmentally friendly, comfortable and accessible. Safran has a global presence, with 76,800 employees and sales of 15,3 billion euros in 2021 and holds, alone or in partnership, world or regional leadership positions in its core markets. Safran undertakes research and development programs to maintain the environmental priorities of its R&T and innovation roadmap.

Safran was ranked as the world's third best employer in its sector by Forbes magazine in 2021.

Safran Seats is a world leader in aircraft passenger and crew seats. One million seats made by the company are now in service worldwide.

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