Jmj Phillip Group Mechanical Project Engineer in Birmingham, Michigan

A tier one automotive supplier that manufactures instrument panels and other components is currently seeking a Mechanical Project Engineer to serve in their new Detroit office. The Mechanical Project Engineer will work with a team to design and create instrument clusters for the automotive industry.spanOverview:/spanThe Mechanical Project Engineer will serve as the main engineer on projects to assist in the development of the electromechanical components in the instrument cluster. The mechanical project engineer will partner with design staff and project management staff to make sure the project results in a cost effective and brand appropriate product.h5spanMechanical Project Engineer Job Opening/span/h5ulliCollaborate with project staff to design and develop prototypes./liliCommunicate with other team members and customers to ensure that the entire team understands the customersrsquo; needs and the steps required to meet those needs./liliDesign and develop sheet metal, molded plastics, and electromechanical components./liliWork directly with customers and utilize active listening to understand the clientsrsquo; needs./liliDevelop technical plans in collaboration with other members of the project staff./liliValidate the integrity of each piece and the overall assembly of the product as the project advances./liliMeet project engineering goals and communicate any issues that may prevent reaching those goals as soon as the issues arise./liliProvide prototypes to customers to ensure their expectations and specifications have been met, working collaboratively to rectify any issues./liliPartner with electrical engineers to validate the overall assembly./liliInterface with the manufacturing staff to ensure that all pieces can be manufactured at the highest quality to meet customer specifications./li/ulspanJob Requirements:/spanulliSeveral years of experience engineering projects with a number of different materials, particularly molded plastics, sheet metal components, and electromechanical components./liliA deep level of comfort with 3D CAD drafting software. Experience with Pro-E/Creo software would be preferred./liliA four year degree for an accredited college or university in Engineering./liliExceptional communication and listening skills, in person, over the phone, and through email in order to understand customer needs./liliA team-oriented mindset, but also enough assertiveness to explain the constraints of a certain problem./liliUnderstanding of basic business software such as Word, Excel, Powerpoint, and Outlook./liliFour years of project engineering experience./liliA demonstrated familiarity with product development and validation processes./li/ula title="" href=""