Job Details: Sr. Principal Engineer - Mechanical

Sr. Principal Engineer - Mechanical
Job Id:
San Diego, CA
United States
Job Description:

General Position Summary:
Our client is a consumer-products manufacturer in San Diego is seeking for an experienced Sr. Principal Engineer - Mechanical to direct and coordinate the activities of the mechanical engineering and document control departments to design mechanical and electro-mechanical products and systems.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Directs department activities to design new products, modify existing designs, improve production techniques and develop test procedures.
  • Confers with management, production and marketing staff to determine engineering feasibility, cost effectiveness and customer demand for new and existing products.
  •  Plans and directs engineering personnel in fabrication of test control apparatus and equipment, and development of methods and procedures for testing products or systems.
  • Supervises and coordinates the activities of mechanical engineers, designers and document control.
  • Responsible for the integrity of Bill of Material’s (BOM’s), drawings and specifications.
  • Chairs the Change Control Board meetings and ensures that all design changes are properly authorized and in compliance with departmental procedures and guidelines.
  • Responsible for establishing procedures, work instructions and other documentation to ensure that Document Control is compliant with the ISO 9000 requirements.

Education /Experience:

  • The incumbent should possess at minimum a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering and have at least ten years of related engineering experience with at least 5 years in a supervisory capacity.
  • The incumbent must have sound knowledge of the design of machined parts and a fundamental understanding of precision bearing and gear design.
  • The incumbent must be computer literate with an emphasis in Solid Works 3-D modeling and AutoCad.
  • The incumbent must have excellent leadership, facilitation, communication, interpersonal skills and solid organizational/planning skills

Before applying for a job opening, please make sure we have your updated resume on file.
If we don't please upload your most recent resume first.
Only candidates who meet all required criteria will be considered.

Login to Apply for Job(s)