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Mechanical Engineer - Systems Integration

Date:  Mar 16, 2021

Goose Creek, SC, US, 29445

The Mechanical Engineer will support and improve the manufacturing process for producing classic and digital X-ray film.


Responsibilities: but not limited to the following.

  • Responsible for supporting the operation of a multitude of complex automated manufacturing processes.
  • Responsible for developing upgrades to manufacturing processes to improve productivity, increase uptime, reduce costs, improve safety, and improve quality.
  • Work with engineering team and others in the organization on small and medium projects, $5,000 to $100,000.
  • Upgrade obsolete 25-year-old equipment to current standards.
  • Upgrade the skills of Maintenance Technicians through the generation of procedures and training.
  • Maintain mechanical and electrical drawing documentation.
  • Assist organization in maintaining regulatory compliance including FDA, ISO and OSHA.



  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering.



  • The ideal candidate will have a Minimum of 5 years’ work experience in both the mechanical design and system controls fields, preferably in an automated manufacturing environment.


Specific skills:

  • Ability to work with others in a cooperative team to coordinate work and see projects through from conception to commissioning. Such teams may include other engineers, technicians, operators, and/or managers.
  • Ability to troubleshoot complex automated equipment using mechanical and electrical drawings, PLC software, circuit analysis, and mechanical/electrical diagnostic equipment
  • Mechanical machine design
  • Mechanical & electrical control systems integration
  • Problem solving through reverse engineering
  • Ability to read complex programs in PLC’s and PC automated control systems.
  • Experience with robotics and positioning systems.
  • Ability to write procedures and train technicians in their use.
  • The following software platforms are used at this site. A willingness to develop proficiency in these platforms is expected.
    • Bentley Microstation CAD software
    • Siemens S5 and S7 PLC and Allen Bradley PLC 5 software
    • Siemens and Yaskawa drive systems software
    • EPLAN P8 electrical drawing software
    • Wonderware InTouch HMI software
    • Profibus, Ethernet, and serial communications


What we offer now and in the future:

  • Dynamic global organization with a history of innovation and strong product portfolio.
  • Challenging environment combined with a supportive management structure.
  • Career development and growth.
  • Competitive salary and benefit package.
  • Friendly work environment surrounded by dedicated and professional colleagues.


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We offer a rewarding career in a field that impacts lives, the opportunity to work with a talented and committed team of individuals, training and career development programs, and a competitive compensation and benefits package. If you want to be part of this experience, we’ll take you there!

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Nearest Major Market: Charleston South Carolina
Nearest Secondary Market: South Carolina

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