Mechanical Engineer

Closing on: Sep 30, 2021
Job Type: Engineering
Location: Dayton Rockford
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Role Description / Summary

The Mechanical Engineer is responsible for the design and evaluation of hardware to support the development and sustainment of products for aerospace, medical and industrial applications.  This engineer is a quick-learner with classroom or professional experience in at least some of the following categories: CAD layout, FEA, gear design, configuration controls and structural dynamics.

Major Responsibilities

  • Provides imaginative, thorough, practical solutions to a wide range of complex designs or re-designs of existing programs.
  • Provides input to solving interface problems between engineering and other functions of the organization.
  • Executes work assignments where several of the engineering disciplines are required to achieve results.
  • Provides technical expertise to less experienced design engineers.
  • Enlist commitment of people in other groups and establish a coordinated, focused, effort toward results.
  • May be the technical leader and/or responsible for project/process planning; makes substantial contributions to determining feasibility of goals/objectives.
  • Manages projects that require moderate integration of other employee’s efforts.
  • Ensures project goals, schedule, and cost targets are met.
  • Contributes to the definition and design of products/processes that meet desired applications
  • Frequent inter-organizational and/or outside customer contacts.
  • May oversee the testing of engineering prototypes.
  • Represents the organization in providing solutions to difficult technical problems associated with specific projects.
  • Maintain revision control of models, drawings and documents.

Qualifications / Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering
  • Capable of selection and wide application of principles, theories, and concepts in mechanical engineering.
  • Seasoned knowledge of manufacturing requirements and demonstrated ability to incorporate those requirements into product design/process.
  • Knows the business, understands the technology, and can offer competitive solutions to customers.
  • Openly shares responsibility for the effect of technical decisions/judgments on program schedules or goals critical to the organization with other high-level engineers and managers.
  • Proficiency in Solidworks
  • Proficiency in Matlab

Operations Details

This is a full-time position.  Work schedule is 40 + hours per week.


Compensation is commensurate with qualifications and experience.

AAP / EEO Statement

Kaney, Inc. provides equal employment opportunity to all individuals regardless of their race, color, creed, religion, gender, age, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by state, federal, or local law. Further, the company takes affirmative action to ensure that applicants are employed and employees are treated during employment without regard to any of these characteristics. Discrimination of any type will not be tolerated.

Work Authorization / Security Clearance

This position must meet Export Control compliance requirements, therefore a “US Person” as defined by 22 C.F.R. § 120.15 is required. “US Person” includes US Citizen, lawful permanent resident, refugee, or asylee.

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