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Mechanical Design Engineer at thyssenkrupp Elevator Corp in Fort Worth, Texas

Posted in General Business 30+ days ago.

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Type: Full-Time

Job Description:


Responsible for creating and maintaining mechanical drawings, BOM's, options, etc. under the supervision of a Mechanical Project Engineer in an efficient, accurate and cost effective manner.


  • Accountable for demonstrating high level of competencies within all job functions in Mechanical Design.

  • Responsible for familiarization of internal capabilities and utilization of sound judgment to aid in development of designs of new feature and options to comply with customer requirements.

  • Accountable for timeliness and accuracy of designs utilizing expertise in Capital equipment, structural steel design and calculations.

  • Must be familiar with electrical controls from a functional perspective.

  • Responsible for frequent vendor contact to affect proper and timely delivery of parts, supplies, etc.

  • Responsible for timely production of design drawings utilizing computer software.

  • Required to travel on business related issues.

Expert Know How/Knowledge:

  • Requires proficiencies in MS Office and associated software

  • Demonstrate proficiency in AutoCAD and Inventor desirable

  • Possess strong discipline to provide accurate and timely data.

  • Must be able to work independently, making sound decisions utilizing good managerial judgment.

  • Impeccable attention to detail, effective problem solving skills.

  • Ability to thrive in a fast pace environment.

  • Ability to work well with a team.

  • Ability to handle multiple tasks at one time-accurately, efficiently and effectively

  • Must be self-directed, professional and dependable

  • Demonstrate dependable work habits and schedule

  • Observe all safety rules, procedures, and OSHA regulations

Expected (Educational) Qualifications:

  • Bachelors of Science in Mechanical Engineering or other relevant educational degree.

  • Registered Professional Engineer (PE) and Finite Element Analysis (FEA) desirable.

Expected Years of Experience:

  • Minimum 1 year relative work experience required.

  • Capital equipment, hydraulic experience, machine and sheet metal design experience desirable.

thyssenkrupp Airport Systems Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, sex, race, color, religion, national origin, genetics, disability, gender identity, marital status, sexual orientation, veteran status or any other protected characteristic required by applicable law.

Applicants with disabilities who require reasonable accommodation in connection with the application process are encouraged to contact us directly.thyssenkrupp Airport Systems is part of thyssenkrupp Access Solutions, which in turn is one of the five Operating Units at thyssenkrupp Elevator AG with headquarters in Essen (Germany).

thyssenkrupp Airport Systems manufactures, installs, operates and maintains passenger boarding bridges through three companies at locations around the world:

1. thyssenkrupp Airports Systems S.A., based in Mieres, Asturias (Spain).
2. thyssenkrupp Airport Systems Inc., based in Fort Worth, Texas (U.S.A.).
3. thyssenkrupp Airport Systems Co. (Zhongshan) Ltd., based in Zhongshan (P.R. China)

We believe that quality is the key to successfully meeting our customer´s needs. Our highly skilled personnel work at every level of the company to offer clients innovative design and the most advanced technology, as well as the very best in product reliability and service.

Continuous investment in research and development leads to state-of-the-art design, where precision and accuracy are applied to our passenger boarding bridge (PBB) production line. This is equipped with the latest in automation technology, developed exclusively to manufacture this product.Business Area Elevator Technology

thyssenkrupp Elevator brings together the Group's global activities in passenger transportation systems. With customers in 150 countries, thyssenkrupp Elevator built its position as one of the world's leading elevator companies from scratch in a mere 40 years' time applying thyssenkrupp unique engineering capabilities.At thyssenkrupp we have more than 161,000 employees in 78 countries and annual sales of almost €43 billion. We are active in automotive engineering, logistics, plant technology, steel production, elevator manufacturing and much more. We work in large and small businesses all around the world - but we always work together. We have over 200 years of experience in industry and the latest cutting-edge technology. We have a position that's right for you, that piques your interest, and that puts your skills to the test.