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Mechanical Engineer Level I  Pittsburgh, PA  Posted: 8/4/2022
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Permanent Full Time

Technical Solutions Inc. is currently seeking a Mechanical Engineer Level I for our client, a manufacturer of automation equipment with offices in the Pittsburgh area.  The Mechanical Engineer will execute robotic automation projects by designing and supporting automation projects from the receipt of purchase order through the implementation at the customer's site.
Expectations of this role:
  • Design standard automation equipment
    • Design custom spacers/risers for adapting of standard equipment to customer's equipment
    • Generate robot layouts for specific installations at customer sites
    • Design custom guarding enclosures for operator protection
    • Generate detail drawings for manufacturing needs
  • Design custom automation equipment
    • Generate mechanical designs within proposed scope of work and budget
    • Participate in or lead design reviews with customer
    • Prepare overall work cell layouts
    • Generate assembly drawings, BOMs and detail drawings
    • Participate in component procurement activities
  • General
    • Required to communicate and interact professionally with customers
    • Required to support all peripheral departments in project execution
    • Required to maintain intended project schedules
    • Required to travel (<10%) to support the project requirements
    • Any other duties as necessary

Job Requirements


  • Detail oriented person working with minimal mistakes due to the nature of the product
  • Communicates clearly and professionally
  • Ability to work unsupervised
  • Manages own schedule to maintain project requirements
  • Works within project budgets
  • Ability to apply general engineering calculations for machine design
  • Understands general drawing requirements and tolerancing (GD&T)
  • Understands typical manufacturing practices
  • Ability to manage multiple projects at once
  • Works proficiently in Solidworks
  • Experience with pneumatic and electric actuators
Education and Experience:
  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering preferably from an ABET accredited program
  • One (1) - two (2) years of work experience
  • Design experience is preferred
  • General understanding of industry and manufacturing practices/processes
Technical Solutions Inc. provides a wide range of staffing services throughout Western Pennsylvania, Ohio and West Virginia. Simplify the job search process by letting us do all the work! With 30 years of expertise, we have the resources, techniques and insights to guide your job search. Our staff will work with you one-on-one to understand your needs and discuss your options. We can even send your resume to multiple job openings that you are a fit for, giving you opportunities to choose from. We reach out to hiring managers for feedback, coordinate and schedule interviews, and advocate on your behalf so that you get the best offer possible. At TSI, we genuinely care about our employees and want to see you succeed. No candidate is ever promised something we do not deliver. The best part is that there are no fees or cost for any of our services. For more information on our company and to view all of our exciting job opportunities, please visit or give us a call at 724-733-2100.


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