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Senior Mechanical Designer

Moon Township, Pennsylvania


Job Description

Eaton Corporation's Power Components Division has an immediate opening for a Senior Mechanical Designer based out of our Moon Township, PA office.
The essential function of the role is to deliver successful mechanical and electro-mechanical design using Pro/Engineer Creo 2.0 as a member of the Design Services Team. Includes generating 3D concept models, final industrialized designs and detailed drawing specification packages under the guidance of project engineers.
Essential Functions:
  • Create robust and flexible part and assembly CAD models to support department engineering project teams. Perform 3D modeling and simulation in order to compare, evaluate and select concepts for development \
  • Participates fully in creating, measuring and evaluating prototypes to identify and resolve design problems.
  • Design parts for molding, stamping, machining, casting, extrusion, and powder metal using standard materials. Optimize part and assembly designs for performance, manufacturability and cost. 
  • Create and revise engineering drawings of parts and assemblies to support manufacturing tooling, fixtures, equipment, and the inspection of components. Create functional dimension and tolerance schemes with consideration of manufacturing process capability. Participate in print reviews.
  • Control engineering documentation and models using engineering change orders within a product data management system including CAD data vault. 
  • Support production tooling and industrialization by evaluating part samples, first article inspections and analyzing deviations.
  • Provide CAD-based illustrations for presentations, manufacturing instructions, and product literature.
  • Maintain current knowledge of CAD, design/manufacturing technologies applicable to the product line and cross-train in order to share knowledge across the team.
  • Apply industry and team standards/best practices to modeling, drawing and data management in order to support global collaboration.


Basic Qualifications:
  • Associate’s Degree from an accredited institution
  • 5 years of experience working in drafting/design
  • 2 year experience working with Pro/Engineer Creo
  • No relocation offered for this position, must reside within 50 miles of Moon Township, PA
  • Must be authorized to work in the United States without company sponsorship
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Bachelors’ of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from an accredited institution
  • 5 years of experience with Pro/Engineer Creo
  • Experience working with Geometrical Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T)
  • Experience with software to conduct FEA stress analysis 
Position Criteria:
  • CAD Modeling knowledge and experience, as well as engineering drawing skills
  • Creative, mechanical problem solver
  • Understanding of component design for manufacture (molding, stamping, casting, machining, brazing/welding, assembly) and possess a working knowledge of tolerance stack analysis
  • Knowledge of kinematic simulation, metrology, laboratory and shop skills

We make what matters work. Everywhere you look—from the technology and machinery that surrounds us, to the critical services and infrastructure that we depend on every day—you’ll find one thing in common. It all relies on power. That’s why Eaton is dedicated to improving people’s lives and the environment with power management technologies that are more reliable, efficient, safe and sustainable. Because this is what matters. We are confident we can deliver on this promise because of the attributes that our employees embody. We’re ethical, passionate, accountable, efficient, transparent and we’re committed to learning. These values enable us to tackle some of the toughest challenges on the planet, never losing sight of what matters.

Job: Engineering

Region: North America – US/Puerto Rico
Organization: EPG CPD PCD Power Components Division

Job Level: Individual Contributor
Schedule: Full-time
Is remote work (i.e. working from home or another Eaton facility) allowed for this position?: No
Does this position offer relocation?: No
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

Requisition ID: 044315