Mechanical Design Engineer

 Raleigh, NC

job summary:

A leader in the wood manufacturing market is looking for a solid Mechanical Design Engineer in North Carolina. Candidates need a BS in Mechanical Engineering and experience with large capital equipment. Manufacturing in the wood product sectors is a plus. Must understand be able to build 3D models. Relocation, salary, bonus and benefits.

location: Raleigh, North Carolina

job type: Permanent

salary: $100,000 - 110,000 per year

work hours: 8am to 4pm

education: Bachelors


  • Develop, define, and update discipline specific design engineering specifications and requirements for new and existing sites across all of the company per OEMS 4.1.
  • Serve as company's internal subject matter expert for discipline answering all inquiries related to design practices and engineering specifications throughout the design phase and from the field during construction.
  • Provide design input for all projects related to discipline and review all vendor drawings & deliverables ensuring adherence to company engineering specifications, good engineering practices, and relevant industry code.
  • Gather input from knowledgeable stakeholders on design decisions, moderate review, and deliver decision with clear documentation of rationale.
  • Manage lessons learned database for discipline across all operating sites and recently executed projects to provide feedback loop to engineering specifications and best practices.
  • Drive consistency across project designs by implementing best practices with the goal of achieving company wide standardization.
  • Partner with procurement to provide direction and conduct reviews on scope of work packages.
  • Implement sound engineering solutions for mitigating existing issues, drive continuous improvement, and introduce innovations where appropriate.
  • Demonstrate formality and lead by example in ensuring that all changes are entered, thoroughly vetted, and tracked through an approved Change Management process.
  • Travel to sites to support project construction and emphasize proper design & installation.


  • Experience level: Experienced
  • Minimum 4 years of experience
  • Education: Bachelors (required)


  • Mechanical Design
  • Design Engineer
  • CAD
  • Manufacturing
  • Professional Engineer

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