Senior Mechanical Design Engineer 4

  • Modis,
  • Nashville, TN
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Analysis, Assembly, CAD, Development, Materials, Mechanical, Mechanical Design, Project, Project Engineer, Release, Robotics, Security, Specification, Technical Writer, Writer
Full Time
Work from home not available Travel not required

Job Description

Modis has a client located in the Greater Nashville area seeking a Senior Mechanical Design Engineer on a direct hire basis. This client is well-established, with more than 35 years of industry experience. They are a global leader in the automation industry with locations in North America, China and Germany. With more than 2,500 employees worldwide, this client is looking to add jobs to their growing Nashville office. This job opportunity is available due to growth from acquisition of another local automation facility. Modis has a strong partnership with this client in multiple US cities and we have placed many people on-site in a direct hire capacity. This client values strong engineering minds who have focuses in either estimating, automation, materials handling, medical devices, robotics, and etc.

The Nashville location for this automation engineering client is about to undergo a huge transformation, as they are rebuilding their entire office to provide an updated and innovative space to employees. The average tenure of an employee at our client is 15 years and they take tremendous pride in this. Offering a competitive salary, growth opportunities within the organization, smaller teams with strong mentoring programs, multiple benefits plans options and a solid PTO package are some of the high-level selling points of this client. Below are more details about this Senior Mechanical Design Engineer job.


Prepare machine assembly and detail drawings in adherence to applicable customer specification and Wright standards prior to submission to the Project Engineer.

Assist the Project Engineer in the releasing of projects.

Review design details on a frequent basis to assure continuity and correctness of the design effort.

Prepare engineering calculations for the sizing of components, structure and physical properties of machine elements.

Assist in checker changes, as required.

Prepare drawings for release to Manufactured Parts Procurement and Assembly.

Assist the Senior Mechanical Design Engineer in creating and maintaining design job book/files, including commercial item list sheets, timing charts, design/detail checklist, drawing log, calculations, concepts and sketches, etc.

Evaluate problems, determine corrective actions, set plans, execute plans and develop root cause analysis.

Provide debug assistance on the assembly floor, through customer acceptance.

Provide assistance to the Technical Writer to help compile data needed for operators and maintenance manuals.

Travel to international and domestic customer facilities, as required.

Assist other team members in difficult phases of a project.

Assist in efforts across other teams or departments to assure success of all projects.

Aid in the development and training of other team members.

Promote Wright safety and security guidelines to team members.

Assure all Wright policies and procedures are adhered to.

Promote team awareness of the latest technological advance


Bachelor's Degree in Engineering and a minimum of 5+ years' mechanical design project engineer experience preferably in the automation industry.

Excellent abilities in design and drafting with above average speed and accuracy.

5 years minimum experience in mechanical design and engineering related to special production machinery.

2 years minimum experience using CAD and other basic computer skills.

Solidworks experience Preferred

If you qualify for this position, please apply below and contact Regina Waterman at or 615-472-2922. Thank you!

Company Information

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Dice Id : 10472949
Position Id : US_EN_6_916344_1030259

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