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Lead Mechanical Engineer - Switchgears Design

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Lead Mechanical Engineer - Switchgears Design

Beaumont, Texas

$100,000 - $120,000 + Progression + 401(K) + 3 Weeks PTO + Flexible Working Hours + Health Care + Dental + Vision + Life Insurance

Are you a Mechanical Engineer who has experience with switchgear design looking to develop your own specialist team with the opportunity to progress to executive-level leadership?

On offer is a the chance to oversee a multi-discipline group within the manufacturing division, driving innovation as the go-to technical expert, where you can advance your career into directorship.

This specialist company is an industry leader, providing cutting-edge electrical solutions for the energy sector and local municipalities. Due to exciting growth, they are now looking for a Lead Mechanical Engineer to support their forward-thinking initiatives.

In this position, you will lead a team of engineers, designers, and electrical manufacturing specialists, ensuring industry standards and customer requirements are upheld. This role will be hands-on in the creation and assembly of LV & MV Switchboards and Switchgears. You will have the autonomy to spearhead both assembly and fabrication production, putting your own stamp on the manufacturing operations.

This role would suit a Mechanical Engineer with switchgear design experience, looking to join a market-leading organization offering autonomy in your role with the opportunity to continually progress.

The Role

  • Manage the creation of assembly and fabrication drawings, ensuring industry standards and customer requirements are met.
  • Lead a team of engineers, designers, and electrical manufacturing specialists, ensuring industry standards and customer requirements are upheld.
  • Play a key role in managing the transition of product design from 2D to 3D using AutoCAD and Inventor.
  • Supervise and provide guidance to young engineers.


The Person

  • Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical Engineering.
  • Proficient in AutoCAD both 2D & 3D, for the purpose of editing for the design team.
  • Experience with Medium & Low Voltage Switchgear design.

To apply for this role or to be considered for further roles, please click "Apply Now" or contact Josh Donovan at Rise Technical Recruitment.

Rise Technical Recruitment Ltd acts an employment agency for permanent roles and an employment business for temporary roles.

The salary advertised is the bracket available for this position. The actual salary paid will be dependent on your level of experience, qualifications and skill set. We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitable candidates.

Keywords: Mechanical Engineer, Electrical Engineering, Manufacturing, Utilities, Switchgears, Switchboards, UL891, UL1558, AutoCAD,