Job Details

Project Engineer


Doherty Staffing Solutions






Holdingford, Minnesota, United States






Are you a problem solver? Do you enjoytraining and teaching others how to work out process issues? Doherty Career Solutions is excited to be partnering with an industry leader inthemechanical design fieldto find aProject Engineer to join the growing team.The Project Engineer is responsible for the design, development, and installation of complex equipment and material handling systems. He/she will be our ambassador to customers and suppliers and must enjoy working with people outside of the company. The Project Engineer must be knowledgeable of the metal fabrication processes, and metal materials/components.


    • Knowledge of food processing and metal fabrication processes-Preferred

    • Ability to interpret machine concepts and mechanical drawings

    • Proficient with SolidWorks, with an emphasis in sheet metal and weldments

    • Experience with Microsoft applications: Outlook, Word, and Excel

    • Familiar with 2D CAD software such as AutoCAD or DraftSight

    • Strong communication skills to interact with customers, suppliers, and co-workers

Essential Duties:

    • Design and develop complex food-processing equipment and material handling systems utilizing SolidWorks

    • Display thorough knowledge of USDA, FDA, and OSHA standards and guidelines

    • Use sound engineering principles to design equipment meeting stress expectations, chemical resistance, and performance expectations

    • Use SolidWorks Simulation to create and evaluate designs

    • Using ERP, assemble accurate bill of materials and final material reporting for purchasing

    • Confirm total project cost meets quoted expectation #DohertyNewCareer

Education and/or Experience:

    • Bachelor or Associate degree in mechanical or industrial engineering, minimum of five years related experience, or equivalent combination of education and experience.

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