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Mechanical Engineer

Industrial Inspection & Analysis
San Antonio, TX
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Position Summary

Industrial Inspection & Analysis is looking to fill a Mechanical Engineer position at our Nuclear Services location in San Antonio, TX. The Mechanical Engineer is responsible for designing, developing, and maintaining the robotics and related equipment for non-destructive and decontamination activities in the Nuclear Environment.

Primary Job Responsibilities

  • Develops mechanical and electromechanical products by studying customer requirements, researching and testing manufacturing and assembly methods, and soliciting observations from the engineering team
  • Validates system and product capabilities and quality through feasibility testing methods, applying principles of mechanics, thermodynamics, hydraulics, heat transfer, and materials
  • Prepares product reports by collecting, researching, analyzing, and summarizing information and trends
  • Creates and refines technical and mechanical part and assembly drawings, capturing design intent and documenting the key aspects necessary to accomplish the project’s manufacturing goals
  • Creates and refines complex mechanical components
  • Develops the Bill of Materials management on all projects
  • Performs Root Cause Analysis on and testing activities for inspection systems
  • Integrates mechanical and electrical components into the engineering design
  • Develops high quality engineering drawings with GD&T
  • Analyzes mechanical systems, including Finite Element analysis for structural, fatigue, thermal, vibration on engineering designs
  • Develops manufacturing drawings in accordance with applicable engineering standards
  • Interfaces with outside vendors for component selection, manufacturing, and assembly
  • Reads and interprets technical drawings, schematics, and computer-generated reports
  • Develops heavy engineering reports to include mathematical engineering analysis
  • Produces design concepts for proposal bidding
  • Provides recommendations to the Engineering Manager in regard to retrofitting and any modifications to parts or assemblies
  • Works with the Engineering Manager, manufacturing group, and project teams to ensure that all elements of the project are integrated effectively and efficiently to meet customer demands
  • Ensures compliance with all company and statutory procedures, standards, and specifications


Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor of science degree in mechanical engineering or related field
  • Minimum of 5 years of mechanical engineering experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Strong skills in math and geometry
  • Detail-oriented engineering skills
  • Experience in classic engineering calculations (statics, mechanics of materials, dynamics and fluid mechanics)
  • Self-motivated and highly organized
  • Experience with GD&T
  • Finite Element Analysis experience using Solidworks Simulation or other commercial FEA software
  • Solidworks or other 3D CAD software experience
  • US Citizenship
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent problem solving and time management skills
  • Good mechanical aptitude and knowledge
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office
  • Mid-level project management skills
  • Ability to work well independently and in a team environment
  • Willing to travel domestically and internationally
  • Ability to satisfy all Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) security requirements to obtain unescorted access to U.S. nuclear power plants

Working Conditions

  • Must be able to work varying hours and varying days of the week.
  • Must be able to work in varying working environments ranging from an indoor office / laboratory environment to an outdoor site to power plant to other industrial facilities.
  • The position may occasionally be exposed to acetone, solvents, grease, cutting fluids, fumes, airborne particles, and toxic and / or caustic chemicals.
  • May be exposed to ionizing radiation.

Physical Requirements

  • Must be able to stand or sit for extended periods of time.
  • Must be able to walk, sit, stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.
  • Must be able to occasionally lift and / or push up to 50 lbs.
  • Must meet vision requirements for the job, including near vision, color vision, and depth perception.

What We Offer

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision
  • Life Insurance and Short Term and Long Term Disability
  • Paid holidays and time off
  • 401(k)

Industrial Inspection & Analysis


San Antonio, TX
78238 USA