Senior Mechanical Engineer
Onboard Systems International, LLC has a full-time opening for an experienced Senior Mechanical Engineer. This position is for the day shift, 7:30 AM to 4:00 PM, Monday-Friday, 40 hours per week.
Since 1975, we've been a thriving aerospace company that designs and manufactures sophisticated products for the worldwide helicopter industry. As a recognized leader in helicopter lift equipment, our products are chosen by helicopter users and OEMs throughout the world. Our headquarters is located in Vancouver, WA, with direct access to I-205 and I-5.
Senior Mechanical Engineers lead the design of electro-mechanical devices, mechanisms, structure and load measurement systems for helicopters, both civil and military. Outstanding candidates should:
- Possess significant experience personally designing mechanical products such as mechanisms, structure, and powertrain devices.
- Have an ability to create blank-sheet designs as well as improve upon existing designs.
- Be familiar with regulations related to the design of aerospace products
- Be familiar with design practices for low-volume machined components.
- Possess broad experience with parametric CAD systems. SolidWorks experience is preferred.
- Be competent in optimizing components for static strength and weight.
- Have an ability to author technical documentation such as user manuals, test plans and reports, maintenance instructions, etc.
- Possessing a hands-on and gap-filling approach suitable for working in a small company environment . General experience with machining, fabrication, and mechanic skills a plus.
- Have excellent communication and technical writing skills.
- Apply project management skills to the execution of projects, whether working in teams or independently.
- BS in Mechanical Engineering
- Demonstrated commitment to continuing education
- Minimum 7 years industry experience
- Aerospace industry is preferred
Compensation & Benefits
- Competitive salary based on experience
- Eleven paid holidays per year in addition to paid time off
- Flexible work hours
- Cafeteria options for medical & dental coverage
- 401(k) with automatic 3% employer contribution
- Collaborative, team-centric engineering culture
- Immaculate, well-integrated facility
How to apply
- Qualified applicants should email a resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org, with the subject line: Job Opening: Senior Mechanical Engineer.
- In the cover letter, describe how your specific background aligns with our required competencies, education, and experience.
- Outstanding candidates will be asked to complete a questionnaire, interview, and qualifying exercise.
To be considered for this position, you should have a solid work history, verifiable references, and be able to pass pre-employment and random drug/alcohol tests and a background check. Onboard Systems is an equal opportunity employer.
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