Mechanical Engineer, Staff at AMERICAN SYSTEMS in Middletown, Rhode Island

Posted in Other 17 days ago.

Job Description:

Job Title / Level

Mechanical Engineer, Staff

Clearance Required?



Middletown, RI 02842 US (Primary)

% Travel

20 - 30%

Job Description

Wanted: aJunior Engineerwithability to obtain Secret Clearance.

As aJunior Engineer, you will:

  • Work with a team of motivated and highly skilled professionals.

  • Receive a robust benefits package that includes an Employee Stock Ownership Plan!

  • Be part of an empowered accountability culture where each employee-owner has a meaningful stake in the future success and growth of the company.

A week in the life of ourJunior Engineer:

  • Evaluate the design and performance of technical systems.

  • Design and develop hardware/component modifications integrating Commercial off-the-Shelf (COTS), Government-off-the-Shelf (GOTS) and legacy components.

  • Assemble and install systems components, conduct systems test and evaluation, develop Engineering Change Modification documentation and Logistic Support Elements, inventory control, and design and develop test and troubleshooting tools/devices.

  • Provide Packaging, Handling, Storage and Transportation services for systems comprised of COTS, GOTS and legacy components.

  • Design and develop maintenance plans and procedures.

  • Review and evaluate technical documentation and coordinate with government and contractor agencies to accomplish program/project objectives.

  • Review technical requirements to specify systems components and compile technical drawings using Computer Aided Design (CAD) toolsets such as SolidWorks.

  • Coordinate and participate in shipyard/shipboard activities such as systems modification installation, interface testing, systems operational performance verification, troubleshooting and evaluation of technical issues, and generating technical reports and presentations.

Founded in 1975, AMERICAN SYSTEMS is one of the largest employee-owned companies in the United States. We are a government services contractor focused on delivering Strategic Solutions to complex national priority programs with 100+ locations worldwide. Our employee-owners are encouraged to make a difference, implement new ideas in a collaborative environment, and focus on mission critical success. Through our focus on quality, strong cultural beliefs and innovation we deliver excellence every day.

Awarded - Forbes 2021 America's Best Mid-size Employers and Best Workplace 2021

Veteran Awards - BEST OF THE BEST by U.S. Veterans Magazine and TOP 10 MILITARY FRIENDLY COMPANY by, Join us!

Job Requirements

Bachelors of Science Degree in an Engineering discipline. B.S. Mechanical Engineering preferred.

  • Minimum 1 year experience preferred.

  • Must have ability to obtain SECRET Clearance. Existing clearance preferred. Existing clearance preferred.

  • Candidate should have ability to utilize standard office software products (such as Microsoft Word, Excel, and Power Point and Adobe Acrobat) for report and presentation development; and Computer Aided Design (CAD) programs such as SolidWorks for design/drawing development. Travel is required to shipyard and shipboard activities.

EOE M/F/Disability/Veterans