Trident Maritime Systems-Heavy Equipment Group

Project Mechanical Engineer Job at Trident Maritime Systems-Heavy Equipment Group in Iron Mountain, MI; Kingsford, MI


Project Mechanical Engineer
Come join a leader for over 165 years in the defense industries!!
Job Location(s):
Iron Mountain, MI; Kingsford, MI
Start Date:
2 Weeks
Employment Term:
Employment Type:
Full Time
Hours per Week:
Work Hours (i.e. shift):
Starting Salary Range:
Not Provided
Required Education:
Required Experience:
5 to 20+ years
Required Security Clearance:
Related Categories:
Other, Engineering - Mechanical, Engineering - CAD Design

Position Description

Do you love the outdoors? Located in the beautiful Upper Peninsula of Michigan.

Job includes opportunities to immerse yourself in the breath-taking natural beauty of the outdoors, with picturesque landscapes, tranquil lakes and scenic trails right at your door step. Enjoy work-life balance in a serene environment that fosters a deep connection with nature and offers abundant recreational activities for outdoor enthusiasts.

Whether you’re just starting or looking to further your career. Come apply with us at Trident Maritime Systems – Heavy Equipment Group. 

Join us where you can work and play!

Benefits include but are not limited to:

  • 401K contribution
  • Long Term & Short Term Disability, Basic Life at no cost to the employee
  • Medical, Dental & Vision Insurances
  • Paid Holidays
  • Fitness company contribution
  • Referral Bonuses
  • Education Reimbursement
  • Company Events
  • Excellent PTO policy
  • Job Title
  • Directs
    • Engineers, designers, and drafting personnel as assigned
  • Primary Responsibility
    • Engineering design, planning, development and technical management of assigned, simple to moderately complex, engineering projects with minimum oversight.
  • Major Duties
    • Responsible for interpretation of and compliance with customer purchase specifications.
    • Direct and/or develop design concepts and models from product specifications within cost and budget goals.
    • Responsible for coordinating all engineering efforts, to meet budget and schedule, when assigned lead engineering responsibility.
    • Make or supervise preparation of layout drawings.
    • Perform calculations.
    • Prepare detail and assembly drawings when drafting assistance is unavailable.
    • Direct and/or perform checking and approval of drawing packages and calculations
    • Confer with engineering management on problems encountered and questions arising on project.
    • Develop requirements for and specify purchased components.
    • Communicate with other engineering departments on project requirements.
    • Primary contact for all customer technical inquiries and interface.
    • Prepare proposals and concepts with estimated engineering effort from customer specifications and to marketing requirements without, or under limited, supervision from other more senior engineers.
    • Participate in design reviews and other assigned activities.
    • Other duties as assigned.
  • Education Preferred/Special Notes:
    • Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering (B.S.M.E.)
    • Experience in fluid power circuit and analysis.
      • Demonstrated aptitude in troubleshooting hydraulic systems.
      • Able to detail out layouts and schematics for hydraulic automation systems.
      • Able to size hydraulic system components (pumps, HP, flow rates, valves, cooling systems, etc).
    • SolidWorks or 3D parametric modeling and AutoCad Mech/Elec
    • MathCad or calculation software and FEA
    • MS Project
  • Experience Preferred/Special Notes:
  • Physical Requirements:
    • None

Equal Opportunity Employer of Protected Veterans and Individuals with Disabilities/Affirmative Action Employer.
We comply with Department of Labor Wage and Hour Division.


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