Mechanical Engineering Job at Switlik Parachute Co., Inc. in Hamilton, NJ

Mechanical Engineer

The Company is seeking a Mechanical Engineer to join their engineering team in an exciting design and manufacturing environment. The individual will function as a contributing member of project teams in the design, development, testing, manufacturing and sustaining initiatives of high-performance products for use in the aviation, marine and military environments. The individual will be expected to troubleshoot creatively, manage priorities, meet timelines and technical targets, develop working relationships that facilitate progress and effectively communicate results. The individual will work closely with the engineering team to ensure that the product design is strategically focused and targeted towards our customer’s requirements.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

Perform research and development activities
Manage the daily actions for various product development or sustaining production projects with the ability to report on progress during routine reviews
Create and maintain accurate and detailed specifications and technical packages that assure accurate development, production, and costing
Work closely with the central R&D team to trial new product technologies, identify critical processing conditions and effectively implement new product technologies into production
Lead Design and Drawing Reviews for new components on assigned projects
Sustain legacy products


Experience in a product design or industrial design environment
Proven problem solving and trouble shooting skills are required
A passion and enthusiasm for innovation will be an asset
Must be able to communicate clearly and effectively at all levels of organization
Must be able to develop detailed specification and prepare technical packages
Proficiency with AutoCAD and/or SolidWorks
Proficiency with Microsoft Office software (Excel, Word, PowerPoint and Outlook, Project)
Knowledge of construction methods, including adhesive bonding and heat sealing is a plus
Experience in inflatable products, apparel or textile products is desired but not required


Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering, Technology, Engineering, or a related field, or
Mechanical/Technical training with 2+ years’ experience


Commensurate with experience


About the Company

Company: Switlik Parachute Co., Inc.

Company Location:  Hamilton, NJ

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About Switlik Parachute Co., Inc.