Mechanical Engineer Jobs

Mechanical Engineer Job Overview


Mechanical engineering jobs are critical in technical industry companies, and they are often demanding, challenging and rewarding positions. These professionals may work in fields ranging from automotive and aeronautics to energy and more, with jobs available from entry-level to advanced positions across the country. Mechanical engineers may maintain or oversee others performing maintenance or operational work with a wide range of equipment. This may include repairing, maintaining or operating energy systems, engines and other machines. It may also include designing and planning for tools and other types of mechanical equipment.

Mechanical Engineer Education


The majority of mechanical engineer jobs require at least a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering or in a related field such as electromechanical engineering, and job applicants are typically strong in areas related to math, science and physics. However, there are a small number of entry level positions available in the field that only require an associate’s degree or a high school diploma. For those professionals who wish to advance in their field or to obtain a managerial position, a master’s degree is often required. Some highly advanced positions require a PhD.

Mechanical Engineer Job Market


Nationally, in 2012 there were approximately 258,000 job openings for mechanical engineers, and this includes entry level to advanced or managerial positions in a wide range of business environments. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, Office of Occupational Statistics and Employment Projections, this figure is expected to increase to over 269,000 job openings in 2022. This represents growth in the number of available jobs by approximately 5 percent.

Mechanical Engineer Salaries


The salary for mechanical engineering jobs may vary based on a number of factors, including the location of the position, the job requirements, the experience and education level of the candidate, if the position requires travel and more. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Employment Statistics Survey, the median annual salary for mechanical engineers across the country was $80,580. The top-earning professionals in the country earned more than $120,000 per year.
RSS

1000+ Mechanical Engineer jobs found on Monster.

Jobs 1 to 20 of 5952
CyberCoders Matching Great People with Great Companies Learn more about CyberCoders Apply Assistant Plant Manager - Mechanical Engineer Lodi, CA Unspecified Apply Apply Assistant Plant Manager - Mechanical Engineer Lodi, CA Unspecified Apply Job Details We are a very profitable and innovative manufacturer, and due to major demand for our products we need a strong mechanical or industrial engineer...
CyberCoders Matching Great People with Great Companies Learn more about CyberCoders Apply Senior Mechanical Engineer Trubulll, CT Full-Time $85,000 - $100,000 Apply Apply Senior Mechanical Engineer Trubulll, CT Full-Time $85,000 - $100,000 Apply Job Details If you are an experienced Mechanical Engineer with a background in project management, please read on! Top Reasons to Work with Us Our mission...
Marine Industry Project Manager/Mechanical Engineer: Full time mid-level position in the Maritime industry for management of equipment design/fabrication projects. Also to assist with the design of equipment used in the ballast water treatment market for commercial vessels. Required project management capability for multiple projects using PMI practices. Mechanical design experience with piping, v...
WEDGE Energy Services, L.L.C. is a full-service oil and gas measurement solutions company. Driven by a commitment to quality and excellence throughout the organization, we continually strive to not only meet customer requirements, but to exceed expectations without compromise. As a result, we have become recognized as an industry leader in the fabrication of meter tubes, skid-mounted meter runs an...
. A Sr.Mechanical Engineer job in Sunnyvale,CA is available courtesy of Adecco Engineering and Technology. In order to qualify for this position you must have a Bachelors degree or MS in Mechanical Engineering (or related technical discipline), and greater than six years of directly related experience preferred, or equivalent. Responsibilities Equipment design wet chemistry systems, for plating, c...
Full Time Permanent Position for a large US Company. B-1137 CAD BPCS - Sr. Design Engineer Mechanical - 3D MS Office Design Testing Location: Job is in Houston, TX Domain: Engineering Experience: 5-15 Years Salary: $70K - $100K Experienced Sr. Design Engineer - Mechanical is required having responsibility to Work with assembly and fabrication to provide hands-on support of design changes and produ...
Our Pittsburgh client is in search of an experienced Mechanical Engineer. This is an immediate need for a long term direct hire position. They are an engineering design firm that focuses on retail and commercial building projects. You will find yourself working in a fast growing, progressive environment with a company who has an outstanding rapport with their clients and a group of professionals w...
Full Time Permanent Position for a large US Company. B-1137 CAD BPCS - Sr. Design Engineer Mechanical - 3D MS Office Design Testing Location: Job is in Houston, TX Domain: Engineering Experience: 5-15 Years Salary: $70K - $100K Experienced Sr. Design Engineer - Mechanical is required having responsibility to Work with assembly and fabrication to provide hands-on support of design changes and produ...
Full Time Permanent Position for a large US Company. B-1137 CAD BPCS - Sr. Design Engineer Mechanical - 3D MS Office Design Testing Location: Job is in Houston, TX Domain: Engineering Experience: 5-15 Years Salary: $70K - $100K Experienced Sr. Design Engineer - Mechanical is required having responsibility to Work with assembly and fabrication to provide hands-on support of design changes and produ...
Full Time Permanent Position for a large US Company. B-482 (Senior) Mechanical Project Engineer – CFD FEA Six Sigma Location: Job is in Sheboygan, WI Domain: Engineering Experience: 3 Years Experienced (senior) Mechanical Project Engineer with a good experience of engineering tools to include Six Sigma, DFMEA, FEA, and CFD is a plus, as well as the demonstrated ability to research and manage produ...
Full Time Permanent Position for a large US Company. B-485 Mechanical Project Engineer – CFD FEA Six Sigma Location: Job is in WI Domain: Engineering Experienced Mechanical Project Engineer ready to take on the responsibility to determine the technical feasibility of modifications or product redesigns for existing global valve platforms is required. Job Responsibilities: Will Maintain state-of-the...
Full Time Permanent Position for a large US Company. B-485 Mechanical Project Engineer – CFD FEA Six Sigma Location: Job is in WI Domain: Engineering Experienced Mechanical Project Engineer ready to take on the responsibility to determine the technical feasibility of modifications or product redesigns for existing global valve platforms is required. Job Responsibilities: Will Maintain state-of-the...
Truck manufacturer in southwest Michigan has an immediate need for a BSME graduate who is enthusiastic about new product design. Will provide engineering, manufacturing and project management support in addition to developing and modifying drawings within customer specifications and timelines. Responsibilities for the Mechanical Design Engineer Assisting in all aspects of new product development f...
RESPONSIBILITIES: A Kforce client, a growing company in the Tucson, Arizona (AZ) area is looking for Junior and Mid level Mechanical Engineers. They are looking for candidates nationwide willing to relocate to the Tucson, AZ area. Once again, the position is in the Tucson, AZ area. Candidates must be willing to relocate to Tucson, Arizona. Responsibilities: Design and develop all aspects of mechan...
Hi, there, my name is Shannon Grice, with Davron Staffing, and I am recruiting for a Mechanical Engineering Position in Frisco, TX. Only US. citizens are being considered for this role at this time. Please answer the following questions. How many years of experience in the following: How much Industrial Automation experience do you have? Robotics Hands On Machine Design Solid modeling using Solid...
Full Time Permanent Position for a large US Company. B-482 (Senior) Mechanical Project Engineer –DFMEA FEA CFD Location: Job is in Sheboygan, WI Domain: Engineering Experience: 3 Years Experienced (senior) Mechanical Project Engineer having experience in engineering tools to include Six Sigma, DFMEA, FEA, and CFD is a plus, as well as the demonstrated ability to research and manage product data is...
Full Time Permanent Position for a large US Company. B-485 Mechanical Project Engineer – DFMEA FEA CFD Location: Job is in WI Domain: Engineering Experienced Mechanical Project Engineer taking responsibility to determine the technical feasibility of modifications or product redesigns for existing global valve platforms is required. Job Responsibilities: Provide engineering analysis and implementat...
Full Time Permanent Position for a large US Company. B-482 (Senior) Mechanical Project Engineer – FEA CFD Six Sigma Location: Job is in Sheboygan, WI Domain: Engineering Experience: 3 Years Experienced (senior) Mechanical Project Engineer with an experience of engineering tools to include Six Sigma, DFMEA, FEA, and CFD is a plus, as well as the demonstrated ability to research and manage product d...
Full Time Permanent Position for a large US Company. B-485 Mechanical Project Engineer – FEA CFD Six Sigma Location: Job is in WI Domain: Engineering Experienced Mechanical Project Engineer ready to take responsibility to determine the technical feasibility of modifications or product redesigns for existing global valve platforms is required. Job Responsibilities: Maintain state-of-the-art awarene...
Mechanical Engineer (Beasley, TX) Hudson Products has designed and manufactured air-cooled heat exchanger equipment and is the only air-cooled heat exchanger manufacturer in the world to also design and manufacture its own line of axial flow fan blades. Through continuous innovation Hudson Products became a pioneer in the field developing internationally recognized trademarks such as Fin-Fanî Air...

Get new jobs by email for this search
We'll keep looking and send you new jobs that match this search.
email me

Upload your resume and let employers find you!
It's that simple!

Engineering Career Tools

Mechanical Engineer

Salaries

$45,000.00 - $91,670.00
Typical Salary for Mechanical Engineer
(2443 Respondents)
Source: Monster.com Careerbenchmarking Tool

Education / Training

Bachelor's
68.8%
Master's
23.6%
Some College Coursework Completed
2.6%
Associates
2.2%
(1578 Respondents)
Source: Monster.com Careerbenchmarking Tool

Popular Mechanical Engineer Articles

Sample Resume for a Midlevel Mechanical Engineer Article Rating
As you build your mechanical engineering skills, build your resume as well. Get ideas with this sample resume for a midlevel mechanical engineer.
Sample Cover Letter for a Mechanical Engineer Article Rating
If you’re looking for a job as a mechanical engineer, this sample cover letter will help you manufacture an introduction to prospective employers that will get results.
For Employers: Post Jobs | Search Resumes | Advertise
About Monster | Work for Monster | Advertise with Us | AdChoices | Partner with Us | Investor Relations | Social Media
Terms of Use | Privacy Center | Accessibility Center | Help | Security | Contact Us | Sitemap | Mobile
©2014 Monster - All Rights Reserved U.S. Patents No. 5,832,497; 7,599,930 B1; 7,827,125 and 7,836,060 MWW - Looking for Monster Cable? - V: 2014.4.40.47-224
eTrustLogo