MECHANICAL ENGINEERING iNTERN: pART-tIME

Currently seeking a motivated and talented Mechanical Engineering Intern / Part-time Individual. Proficiency in SOLIDWORKS is mandatory. A background in Product Data Management (PDM) is highly beneficial.

Candidates should possess strong organizational skills, ability to document complete bills of material, follow engineering procedures and complete engineering drawings and documentation for purchasing and manufacturing. Experience with the development of electro/mechanical assemblies and knowledge of many machining and welding processes a plus.

Core Responsibilities include:

• Develop drawings and models.

• Detail parts and large assembly layouts.

• Model and/or dimension parts in SolidWorks.

• Assist in creating and implementing ECNs.

• Report project progression updates and/or issues to Lead Engineer as required.

• Participates in meetings as requested.

• Printing drawings and file management.

Additionally, this individual may be involved in the following:

• Maintaining an established document control system.

• Participation in the conceptualizing of new designs

• Involvement in the complete product development cycle, from initial product specification to product release.

• Supports and follows designs through test engineering and manufacturing engineering.

• Keeps detailed records and provides documentation on all projects.

Requirements / Qualifications:

Education Required:

• Either 1) Currently attending classes to obtain either a BS of Mechanical Engineering or related field or equivalent 2) Currently attending classes to obtain an Associates Degree in Computer Aided Design & Drafting Technology or related field or equivalent. 3) Or holds either a BS or Associates Degree in the above.

Experience Preferred:

• Two or more years experience in SolidWorks design and PDM. Test will be given to assess skill level.

• Strong working knowledge of spreadsheets and databases.

• Good understanding of fabrication and assembly.

• Good written and verbal communication skills.

• Knowledge of good drafting practices and standards.

• Good organizational skills and strong attention to detail.

• Basic knowledge of Microsoft Office software.

• Small part design experience is a plus.

Compensation

$12 to $30 Hourly


SENIOR MECHANICAL ENGINEER: Full-Time

MECHANICAL ENGINEER TO DRIVE ELECTRO-MECHANICAL DESIGN from design to product completion. Great opportunity for talented engineer (and inventor) skilled in design of mechanisms, sheet metal, machine parts, machine shop tolerances and extrusions. This is an ideal opportunity for experienced Mechanical Engineers looking to apply their expertise in electro-mechanical products and assemblies for the Prime UV Curing Systems and Infra Red Drying Systems. Enjoy the technical challenge of tackling a variety of projects to deliver innovative products for industrial, converting, packaging and printing markets.

Candidates must have strong mechanical aptitude and experience in manufacturing processes. Hands-on creator who enjoys discovering and designing solutions, Strong organizational skills, ability to document complete bills of material, follow engineering procedures and complete engineering drawings and documentation for purchasing and manufacturing. Ability to complete and release detailed BOM. Knowledge of mechanical assembly, machining operations, welding and electrical assembly techniques.

A high proficiency in SOLIDWORKS is mandatory. A solid background in Product Data Management (PDM) is highly beneficial.

A SOLIDWORKS test will be administered during the interview process.

Core Responsibilities include:

• Engineering / designing drying systems.

• Creating models and drawings in Solidworks.

• Detailing parts and large assembly layouts.

• Creating and implementing ECNs.

• Ability to decipher 2D drawings and convert to 3D.

• Project management and/or reporting project progression updates and/or issues to Engineering manager as required.

• Participates in meetings as requested.

• Printing drawings and file management.

Additionally, the Senior Mechanical Engineer responsibilities include the following:

• Maintaining an established document control system.

• Participation in the conceptualizing of new designs.

• Involvement in the complete product development cycle, from initial product specification to product release.

• Supports and follows designs through test engineering and manufacturing engineering.

• Keeps detailed records and provides documentation on all projects.

Requirements / Qualifications:

Education Required:

• Mechanical Engineer Bachelor degree or equivalent.

Experience Required:

• Five or more years experience in SolidWorks design and PDM. Test will be given to assess skill level.

• Strong working knowledge of spreadsheets and databases.

• Self-starter, ability to work unsupervised for periods of time.

• Good understanding of fabrication and assembly.

• Good written and verbal communication skills.

• Knowledge of good drafting practices and standards.

• Good organizational skills and strong attention to detail.

• Basic knowledge of Microsoft Office software.

Travel: At times may travel to installation sites to 1) Support engineering projects by performing field measurements and assisting field personnel in reviewing installation sites. 2) Review and solve project issues.

Compensation

$60,000 to $90,000 Annually

Benefits Offered

401K, Dental, Life, Medical


MECHANICAL ASSEMBLER: FULL-TIME

Join the Prime manufacturing Team! Work in manufacturing facility with in-house machine shop. Skilled assembler, with fabrication training, to assemble custom designed ultraviolet processors and Infra Red Drying Systems at our Carol Stream, IL facility.

We are seeking a Mechanical Assembler to become an integral part of our team and contribute to improving our operating efficiency and performance.

Responsibilities:

  • Work with production personnel and mechanical engineers

  • Rotate through tasks for specific production processes. Accurate and precise with power tools and hand tools.

  • Conduct quality inspections on products and parts. Responsible for work produced, high quality production.

  • Prepare finished products for shipment

  • Maintain a clean and orderly work area. Perform preventative maintenance as needed.

Qualifications:

  • Previous experience in manufacturing, assembly, or other related fields

  • Familiarity with assembly tools and equipment

  • Ability to handle physical workload

  • Must be able to read and interpret blue prints, do layout work, and secondary machining operations, drilling, tapping and deburring.

  • Inspect machined parts using precision instruments such as micrometers, calipers.

  • Maintain clean and organized assembly area (promote 5S activities).

  • Assist with special projects and perform other related duties as assigned.

Requirements / Qualifications

Education Preferred:

  • High School Degree or GED.

  • Reading of Mechanical Drawings a must.

Experience Required:

  • Problem solving skills.

  • Strong organizational skills.

  • Strong mechanical aptitude and experience with mechanical tools.

  • Good written and verbal communication skills.

  • Sharp attention to detail.

Character Traits:

  • Enthusiastic: Shows intense and eager enjoyment and interest.

  • Detail Oriented: Capable of carrying out a given task with all details necessary to get the task done well.

  • Team Player: Works well with others.

  • Loyal: Shows firm and constant support to a cause.

Motivations:

  • Growth Opportunities: Inspired to perform well by the chance to take on more responsibility.

  • Ability to Make an Impact: Inspired to perform well by the ability to contribute to the success of a project or the organization.

  • Goal Completion: Inspired to perform well by the completion of tasks.

  • Self-Starter: Inspired to perform without outside help.

  • Flexibility: Inspired to perform well when granted the ability to set your own schedule and goals.

Compensation

$30,000 to $40,000 Annually

Benefits Offered

401K, Dental, Life, Medical


Why Work Here?

“At Prime Systems, all personnel are valued and their contribution is vital. We work as a team to accomplish our goal, customer satisfaction.”

About Prime UV-IR Systems, Inc.:

Located in the western suburbs of Chicago (Carol Stream, Illinois,) Prime UV-IR Systems, Inc. is an innovative, technology driven company manufacturing and supplying IR Drying Systems & UV Curing Systems to packaging, printing, converting and industrial companies located around the world. 
Prime values each of our dedicated staff and, therefore, is pleased to offer a competitive starting wage and a comprehensive benefits package including: medical insurance, 401K retirement plan with company match, group life insurance, paid time off and paid holidays.
Prime is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by the law.