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Mechanical Engineer



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Actalent is currently seeking applicants for an engineering consultant-to-hire role in the Portland Metro area, specifically a Mechanical Engineer to come in and successfully work cross-functionally to develop manufacturing tooling, fixtures, processes and work instructions. This person would have a good blend of both hands on the manufacturing floor as well as behind the desk with 3D modeling in CAD. The estimated breakdown of the role is about 20% technical writing, work instructions, and process improvement / 40% Solidworks design / 40% working with the quality and manufacturing team to troubleshoot and build out the projects.

Duties may include, but are not limited to:

  • Performs studies on manufacturing sequence, order of operation and develops tooling and fixtures in collaboration with the Machine Programming Teams and Manufacturing Leads
  • Ensures the integration of engineering resources with cross-functional teams to meet customer objectives
  • Evaluates manufacturing quality control processes and methods to maximize production capacity and efficiency and presents recommendations for improvements
  • Uses precision measuring and data collection tools to ensure product quality standards are met
  • Provides end-to-end planning, direction, coordination, and on-floor-support for all assigned New Product Introduction (NPI) and First Article builds
  • Supports Early Supplier Involvement (ESI) activities for NPI by consulting with suppliers on Best Known Methods for manufacturing
  • Helps management with decision making by analyzing costs related to manufacturing requirements, tooling, fixtures, time, production and human resources


  • Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering or related
  • Ideally 2-3+ years of post-graduation practical engineering experience
  • Fundamental knowledge of engineering and manufacturing processes
  • Knowledge of GD&T principles
  • 3D modeling skills (Solidworks preferred); specifically tooling and fixture design
  • General knowledge of machine and equipment functionality, and capability. This includes learning new systems quickly, understanding how parts relate, and assessing how they impact system functionality.

Local/Regional 2+ year Mechanical Engineers are encouraged to apply if qualified, with resume catered towards the opportunity. Relocation assistance unavailable.


About Actalent:

Actalent connects passion with purpose. Our scalable talent solutions and services capabilities drive value and results and provide the expertise to help our customers achieve more. Every day, our experts around the globe are making an impact. We’re supporting critical initiatives in engineering and sciences that advance how companies serve the world. Actalent promotes consultant care and engagement through experiences that enable continuous development. Our people are the difference. Actalent is an operating company of Allegis Group, the global leader in talent solutions.

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.

Contact Information

Recruiter: Jean Chambers

Phone: (410) 579-3072


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