Mechanical Designer

Maag is the global leading manufacturer of gear pumps, pelletizing and filtration systems and also pulverizers for sophisticated applications in the synthetic, chemical, petrochemical and food industry.
Maag Pump Systems, Automatik Plastics Machinery, Gala Industries and Reduction Engineering Scheer - four successful and well experienced companies have joined forces to become the global partner for the polymer industry. As manufacturer of gear pumps, pelletizing and filtration systems and also pulverizers we offer top-grade equipment for your demanding requirements - not only for polymer applications, but also for the chemical, petrochemical, pharmaceutical and food industry.

Main position objectives

The Mechanical Designer provides the highest quality design and technical support for the Maag family of equipment to include: plastic pelletizing systems.  Working independently but supported by others, the incumbent is the mechanical designer for our customer’s equipment.


Position description

  • Independently reviews specifications for the project. 
  • Determines what items need to be sized and ordered.
  • Provides customer drawings.
  • Meets tight design deadlines and work OT when required
  • Leads technical discussions regarding design issues or proposed changes.
  • Completes detail drawings and Bill of Materials for shop fabrication.
  • Conducts detailed final checks prior to shipment
  • Other tasks as assigned by manager.




An Associate’s Degree or higher in mechanical design


Technical training on logic circuits, electric motors, gears / mechanical devices


Professional experience


  • Design experience
  • Global travel is possible
  • Solid Works experience


Interpersonal skills and behavioral competencies


  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Highly organized and efficient in approaching tasks
  • Independent self-starter with ability to problem solve and anticipate and avoid issues
  • Strong team player, work ethic and commitment to win
  • Customer-focused










All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, age, genetic information, or any other factors prohibited by law.

This position may be located in: Americas : United States : Virginia : Eagle Rock

Sub Division : Maag Gala

Job Requisition ID : 341

Dover Corporation
Full time
Eagle Rock, Virginia 24085, US