Mechanical Engineer

Mechanical Engineer

In this position, you will be responsible for developing and maintaining product drawings, testing new raw materials, communicating with vendors on material defects, assisting customers in discovering the source of product performance issues, and collaborating in the development of new products.


  • Develop and update product drawings using CREO or CAD software.
  • Use laboratory equipment to perform product tests and analyze results. Test products in the hydrostatic tank and freeze/thaw tank.
  • Work as part of a team on new product development with the Plant Manager, Material Data & Mfg. Inventory Coordinator, and Director of Supply Chain.
  • Need to communicate with Licensee on product returns, understand the product issues and relay information to the vendor.
  • Identify, track, and record quantity of defective parts and final resolution with vendor.
  • Interact and communicate daily with personnel in manufacturing, purchasing, and customer service. Share information concerning vendor returns and product issues.
  • Learn and develop a keen insight into burial vault manufacturing and the potential issues that could cause a product failure.
  • Use engineering and 8D problem-solving skills to identify and correct product defects.
  • Accomplish day-to-day activities with little supervision.
  • As a mechanical engineer, you will report to the Sr. VP.
  • It is important that you have the necessary skills to perform the tasks required. However, it is equally important that you understand and strive to live by our company values of integrity, commitment, innovation, teamwork, and excellence. *
  • Integrity – we do the right thing, even when no one is watching.
  • Commitment – we approach each task with a “can do” attitude, and we deliver on expectations.
  • Innovation - We continually seek ways to improve our products, services, and processes.
  • Teamwork – We collaborate and depend on each other to succeed.
  • Excellence – we set the highest standards for quality and service and strive to exceed them.

Job Requirements:


  • Mechanical Engineer degree with a minimum of 3 years of experience.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suites, CREO, CAD, and other engineering software.
  • Manufacturing experience in six sigma is a plus.
  • Must be a self-starter and be willing to get your hands dirty.
  • Must maintain a clean and well-organized work area.
  • Must be committed to safety and working safely.

NOTE: This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. The employee may perform other related duties as negotiated to meet the ongoing needs of the organization.

We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.

Full time
Broadview, IL 60155, US