Paint Finishing Mechanical Engineer

Auburn Hills, Mexico

Job Reference 1188396

Location Auburn Hills, Mexico

Industry Process - Automotive

Function Other

Job Type Permanent

Date Added April 27, 2023

Airswift is seeking a Paint Finishing Mechanical Engineer to work in San Luis Potosi (Mexico) with a major automotive Company.
Plan, schedule, control and coordinate engineering tasks according to requirements of work order file, contract specifications, applicable codes and regulations .
Prepare engineering calculations, conduct design drawing reviews, generate flow diagrams and sequences of operations; prepare technical specifications and technical scope of work for subcontract engineering, design, fabrication, and installation; participate in bid evaluation and technical clarification meetings; review all applicable designs and drawings for general layouts, detail design, approval, certified, and ‘as-built’ designs; complete and submit technical specifications, scope of work, requests for quotations, and purchase requisitions for Lead Engineer’s approval; participate in project review and design review meetings for assigned projects; provide technical support to subcontractors; and provide supervision of subcontractors when assigned. Coordinate and oversee all engineering activities and assigned project engineers and review and approve all project engineering work.

•        Prepare, coordinate and execute engineering action list
•        Complete engineering tasks on schedule and within budgetary guidelines
•        Prepare and process technical clarification requests
•        Fundamental understanding of Customer standards and current project specifications
•        Discuss cost issues with Lead Engineer / Project Manager
•        Coordinate designs with appropriate management, teams, and functional groups
•        Review new designs, concepts, and problem areas with managers to determine an approved action plan
•        Prepare calculations, flow diagrams, sequences of operation, specifications, design concepts, bid packages/RFQ’s and any associated purchase requisitions with Lead Engineer for approval
•        Review all subcontract drawings, which include approval, certified, and ‘as-built’ designs
•        Prepare documentation for owner’s manual to include sequence of operation instructions, maintenance instructions, and spare parts list
•        Create and maintain in job file proper documentation of engineering tasks, calculations and sketches and communication with customers and vendors
•        Periodically inspect shop fabrication for conformance to design and quality
•        Provide technical support to field installation and field startup personnel, including traveling to job sites as required to provide support and/or to complete punch list items
•        Provide preliminary start-up documentation for commissioning activities
•        Project Engineer shall prepare, and update purchased equipment list
•        Project Engineer shall ensure coordination of design with all subcontractors

• Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent
• Proficient in Microsoft Word and Excel
• Advanced English


Airswift serves as a strategic partner to our clients in STEM industries. We offer a turnkey workforce solution to acquire, mobilise and employ top talent in over 70 countries. With 800 employees in over 60 offices worldwide, 7,000 contractors and a candidate database of 1.5m specialists, our geographical reach and pool of available talent, experience and expertise is unmatched in the industry. We are proud to serve as a trusted advisor to clients looking to expand their operations internationally and offer employer of record services, payroll outsourcing, as well as HR consulting.

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