Townsend Design is seeking a Mechanical Engineer who can deliver detailed analytical concepts and then back up those concepts with written justification. The Mechanical Engineer will work closely with the Director and Manager on staff to create a work environment that is conducive to teamwork and strong professional development. The successful candidate for this position will be able to take a project from the conceptual stage through to completion, taking into account budgeting and operational considerations.
Design, build, prototype and coordinate current and future projects
Monitor compliance to applicable codes, practices, QA/QC policies, performance standards and specifications
Cooperate with other departments to provide assistance and technical support
Submit a scope of work for each project that includes budgetary numbers and the goal of each project
Identify process deficiencies and develop solutions to improve those deficiencies
Required Qualifications and Skills
Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering discipline
1-2 years of experience desired
Strong knowledge of Solidworks
Advanced MS Office skills
Ability to multi-task between projects
Demonstrate good analytical and problem solving skills
Ability to work under minimal supervision, with management guidance
Familiarity with rules, regulations, best practices and performance standards
Townsend is an orthopedic manufacturer of Class 1 external braces for patients with mobility and functional challenges. Townsend's sister company, Quinn Medical, fabricates Class 1 spinal braces for patients who have back pain and other upper and lower spine medical issues. This position will be an employee of Townsend, but will also have responsibilities for quality management at Quinn. Townsend ...is located in Central California, and Quinn is located in Southern California, about 170 miles from Bakersfield.