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Mechanical (Design) Engineer

Associated Staffing
Lexington, NE
  • Expired: March 29, 2021. Applications are no longer accepted.

Job Description Industry leader in design and manufacturing in Lexington NE area is seeking a Mechanical Design Engineer to join their team! This position will have a significant immediate impact on the organizational success. As a Mechanical Design Engineer, you will apply your strong knowledge of computer-aided tools to design, resize or modify equipment and components for manufacturing while working closely with business unit sales groups, customers, production floor and other engineering personnel. Responsibilities include: Become familiar with company’s ag equipment product lines and manufacturing processes Use SolidWorks and AutoCAD 3D modeling software to design product changes and innovations, and to create prints for use by the shop floor Perform finite element analyses (FEA) Create costed bills of materials and routings in order to standardize parts, and make changes as needed Develop specifications for purchased materials and fabricated components, identify sources, solicit quotes and select vendors Provide design reports for major projects, identifying design processes, calculations, safety factors, estimated costs, functional analyses and FEA or other simulation results Work with shop personnel to create and improve prototypes from concept through first build and to develop tooling for new designs Develop quotes, estimates and feasibility studies for customer requests Provide technical engineering support to personnel for warranty and related items Travel to visit producers, field-test prototypes and attend trade shows Preferred Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree from an ABET/EAC-accredited program in Mechanical, Agricultural or Structural Engineering Two or more years of experience in agricultural equipment or related industry Proficiency in FEA, SolidWorks and AutoCAD 3D Ability to effectively use Microsoft Office software products Benefits include: Base salary of $60k+/yr based on experience Full medical, dental and vision insurance Relocation package (if necessary) Great Schedule, PTO and paid holidays Excellent company culture and work environment Company Description At Associated Staffing, our mission is simple: We will be the leading, innovative provider of outsourcing employment solutions in the Midwest.

Our mission is who we are, and our goal is to become a proactive partner with our candidates and customers, integrating our capabilities to enhance their careers and business processes by providing the total experience in quality and responsiveness. From temporary workers to a direct hire CEO, we offer services to meet your needs. We have placed thousands of workers across Nebraska, proudly serving the communities of Grand Island, Hastings, Kearney, Columbus and Omaha. What our clients say about us: “The thing I most enjoy about working with Associated Staffing is that they take the task of recruiting away from you so you can focus on what you need to.

They find you the right fit for your company. It definitely makes things easy, and it opens up time so I can focus on the more important day-to-day stuff.” -Anna, Controller What our candidates say about us: "They prepared me very well for my interview... communicated clearly with me the expectations and because of their positive presentation of me as a top-notch candidate I secured a job that I never thought possible!" - Barbie, Occupational Health Manager Read more at

Associated Staffing


Lexington, NE



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