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.
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CyberCoders Matching Great People with Great Companies Learn more about CyberCoders Apply Mechanical Engineer Iron Mountain , MI Unspecified Apply Apply Mechanical Engineer Iron Mountain , MI Unspecified Apply Job Details Based in northern Michigan we are a well-established Engineering and Manufacturing company. Our Electro-Mechanical, HVAC, Electric Propulsion, and Fire Suppression ...
A global leader providing products and services for healthcare providers is looking for a Senior Mechanical Engineer with complex design experience in the Northern Chicago area. This position is a permanent direct hire position. Local candidates are strongly preferred, but relocation might be available for the right candidate. Responsibilities for the Senior Mechanical Engineer Creates detailed ...
CyberCoders Matching Great People with Great Companies Learn more about CyberCoders Apply Senior Mechanical Engineer Cleveland, OH Full-Time $70,000 - $85,000 Apply Apply Senior Mechanical Engineer Cleveland, OH Full-Time $70,000 - $85,000 Apply Job Details If you are a Senior Mechanical Engineer with experience, please read on! Top Reasons to Work with Us 1. We've been around for ...
CyberCoders Matching Great People with Great Companies Learn more about CyberCoders Apply Mechanical Engineer Lawrenceville, GA Full-Time $50,000 - $75,000 Apply Apply Mechanical Engineer Lawrenceville, GA Full-Time $50,000 - $75,000 Apply Job Details If you are a Mechanical Engineer with experience, please read on! We are an established company who takes product design from the con...
We have an immediate need for a Mechanical Engineer For more than 60 years CDI Corporation (NYSE:CDI) has delivered engineering and technology solutions and recruitment and staffing services to blue-chip clients with operations in markets around the world. Some of the exciting and growing industries we serve include Oil, Gas & Chemicals; Aerospace & Industrial Equipment; and Hi-Tech. We are a $1....
Summary The Mechanical Engineer will support the Senior Engineering staff, help them to achieve and exceed their project goals including mechanical conceptualization, development and documentation of new products, and support of existing products. Client Details Our client is an industry leader in the Consumer Products space. With expansive growth over the past year and an anticipated spike aga...
Position: Mechanical Engineer Location: Engineering Services - Victaulic Corporate Headquarters- Easton, PA Reports to: Manager of Engineering Services **FULL RELOCATION BENEFITS ARE OFFERED FOR THIS POSITION**** This position would work in Victaulic Corporate Headquarters Engineering Services Group. This person will interact with Sales, Sales Management, Executive Management and Victaulic Cus...
Senior Mechanical Engineer No international relocation package or visa sponsorship has been budgeted for this position. Reports To: Director, Engineering FLSA Status: Exempt HRB Title: Engineer III Division: Americas Location: Auburn, WA Department: Engineering This is a unique opportunity to work for a large ($1.5B) and diversified global industrial engineering organization.This Senior Me...
As a member of a work team, provide imaginative, practical and thorough mechanical engineering designs and analysis to support new product development and ongoing production. Create solutions to a broad range of technical problems using a wide application of principles, theories, and concepts in the field plus a working knowledge of related disciplines. Essential Functions: Responsible for mecha...
As a member of a work team, provide imaginative, practical and thorough mechanical engineering designs and analysis to support new product development and ongoing production. Create solutions to a broad range of technical problems using a wide application of principles, theories, and concepts in the field plus a working knowledge of related disciplines. Job Responsibilities: Responsible for mech...
Position Responsibilities: • Apply knowledge, experience, computer modeling capabilities, and strong problem solving skills to develop innovative and cost effective solutions in designing process related equipment. Review of fabrication shop detail drawings and fabrication sequence. • Strong mechanical background with ability to perform calculations for pressure vessels, piping stress analysis, ...
Calculations & Analytical Skills/drawings production (AutoCAD)/engineering/design & surveying. Qualifications Required Education: Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical Engineer or equivalent. Minimum years of experience: 0-5. Minimum years of management experience (if any): 0-3. Licenses Required: EIT and PE preferred but not required. Computer Skills Required: AutoCAD (Current Version) and Basic ...
The ideal candidate will develop and lead mechanical engineering projects, coordinate with other engineering disciplines, mentor junior project managers, act as the lead/lone contact for clients, manage project budgets, prepare proposals, and be responsible for the technical direction of other professionals and technical staff. The candidate will also generate new business, maintain existing busin...
Our client is currently seeking a Opto Mechanical Engineer. Opto-Mechanical Engineer into the Precision Optics Group in Rochester, NY. This individual will provide designs, develop, and analyze all aspects of opto-mechanical assemblies. Applies knowledge of engineering principles to design and analyze components for opto-mechanical assemblies. The selected candidate will perform the following du...
Senior/Principal: This position is in the Technical Training group within ATP-TPAT. The group is responsible for administering current technical training curriculums (e.g., HERITAGE, statistics, visual display of information, etc), identifying and implementing new technical training programs that support the engineering and science communities, and integrating training initiatives across BMPC. T...
Power Plant Mechanical Lead Engineering positions provide design engineering support for Fleet submarine and Prototype Naval Nuclear Propulsion Reactor Plant mechanical systems. Duties include; providing technical leadership in design and development of reactor plant mechanical system upgrades and new equipment installation, including associated mechanical, fluid, and heat transfer analysis and en...
Job Description: Brea, CA Mechanical/Design Engineer needed for an Orange County Manufacturer. Qualified Candidates should have the following Skills- * Be familiar with the sheet metal module in SolidWorks * Familiar with testing (UL and CSA standards) highly desirable * Understands design for manufacturing practices * Willingness to work closely with production line * Can work independentl...
FULL TIME/ PERMANENT POSITION: Belcan is currently hiring a Mechanical Engineer with experience in: Design for Manufacturability DFMEA/FMEA CNC tooling Hands on background to support products used in manufacturing plants that are designed to encompass new technology and sustainable processes and materials. Solidworks design tool experience. Minimum of 3 years work experience. Bachelors of ...
Mechanical Engineer: Candidate should have a minimum of 5-10 years experience in heavy industrial, metals, or Refinery Projects. A 4-year B.S. degree in Mechanical Engineering is required, preferably having taken and passed an EIT exam, with the desire to obtain a PE license if he/she doesn't already have one. Working knowledge and experience with Caesar II or Algor software packages would be a pl...
Manufacturing Mechanical Engineer – Bedford Heights (Blown Film Extrusion, Flexographic Printing, Lamination, Converting Processes) Automated Packaging Systems, Inc., headquartered in Streetsboro, Ohio is a world leader in designing and manufacturing flexible bag packaging systems in business for over 50 years. We design and manufacture state-of-the-art machinery and materials. We are growing lo...

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Mechanical Engineer

Salaries

$45,000.00 - $91,000.00
Typical Salary for Mechanical Engineer
(2448 Respondents)
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Education / Training

Bachelor's
68.8%
Master's
23.7%
Some College Coursework Completed
2.6%
Associates
2.2%
(1581 Respondents)
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