RS&H

Mechanical Engineer

US-FL-Merritt Island
ID
2017-2112
# of Openings
1
Category
Engineering
Job Level
Entry Level

The Company

RS&H provides fully integrated architecture, engineering, and consulting services to help clients realize their most complex facility and infrastructure projects for land, air, and space. We are consistently ranked among the nation’s top 100 design firms and have worked in over 50 countries across the globe.  With a tradition that began in 1941, RS&H is an employee-owned firm committed to bringing extraordinary solutions to our clients through the promise of imagination, ingenuity, and innovation.

The Team

We are currently seeking a Mechanical Design Engineer for our Aerospace and Defense Practice in Merritt Island, Florida.

  

Having worked on nearly every type of aerospace structure since the 1960s, our professionals are experts in designing manned and unmanned orbital and suborbital launch facilities, processing buildings, and ground support equipment. Join us as we partner with NASA and commercial space launch providers as we lead the way in the next era of space exploration.

The Opportunity

As an associate in RS&H’s Aerospace and Defense Practice, the qualified candidate will lead specialized design teams, working with Engineers, Architects and System Design Specialists for design of critical ground systems, mechanisms, infrastructure, and support equipment supporting vertical and horizontal launch vehicle related projects. 

 

The Mechanical Design Engineer will have earned their Bachelor’s of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from an accredited university and must have at least one year of design engineering experience.  Engineering experience should include, but not be limited to design of ground support equipment, critical lift rigging and tooling, and precision machined components.  The ideal candidate must have an interest in pursuing a career involving design of specialized facilities and systems in support of rocket assembly and launch infrastructure as well as other missile/defense related facilities.  

 

 

Qualifications:

 

  • Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering from an ABET accredited college or university;
  • At least 2+ year’s experience with mechanical design and analysis of mechanisms, actuation systems, and/or ground support equipment.
  • Working knowledge and ability to use 3D modeling software
  • Holds EIT
  • Ability to produce designs based on client specifications and requirement documents. 
  • Ability to work as a multi-discipline engineering team to produce constructible drawing packages. 
  • Due to the nature of client projects, US citizenship or permanent legal residency is required.

Preferred Qualifications:  

 

  • Creo (Pro-E) and Windchill experience
  • NX NASTRAN experience
  • Understanding of welding, machining, and fabrication techniques and processes
  • AutoCad experience
  • Interest and understanding of rocket launch pads and ground support system

Core Competencies:

 

In addition to the position’s skills, education and experience requirements, the following RS&H competencies are considered foundational to understanding performance, now and in the future.

·         Teamwork

·         Leadership

·         Change Orientation

·         Communication

·         Ingenuity

·         Client Focus

 

If this sounds like the role for you and you're ready to join an amazing team, please apply.

An Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

Please view Equal Employment Opportunity Posters provided by OFCCP here.

Options

Sorry the Share function is not working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later.
Share on your newsfeed

Connect With Us!

Not ready to apply? Connect with us for general consideration.