Merrick & Company Senior Mechanical Equipment - Creo Designer in Greenwood Village, Colorado
Sr. Mechanical Equipment Designer
Merrick & Company is looking for Senior Mechanical Equipment Designer for our Greenwood Village, CO or Los Alamos, NM office to work on technology projects for the Department of Energy (DOE). This group specializes in the design of prototype/one-off custom equipment, gloveboxes, hot cells, specialty research equipment and custom-designed mechanisms for handling radioactive and hazardous materials. This is a full-time permanent position.
Senior designer works directly with and organizes small teams to produce 3D models, drawings and fabrication packages of custom equipment, independently and with direction from the project engineer. Typical equipment includes containment systems (gloveboxes, hot cells, cleanrooms), material handling equipment, small scale process piping & equipment, furnace systems, metal working systems (mills, lathes, rolling machines) and pressure vessels.
Detailed design activities include preparation of component, subassembly and main assembly Creo (Pro/E) models; creating detailed fabrication drawing packages; evaluating and selecting purchased components; creating detailed Bills of Materials and completing equipment datasheets. Establishes model structure and drawing tree architecture for distinct deliverables and is responsible for establishing and maintaining file naming conventions and Windchill folders. Directs the activities of less experienced team members to produce final product. Provides checking support for deliverables. Design activities are conducted following regimented quality assurance / quality control procedures.
Minimum of eight (8) years’ experience in related field.
Must demonstrate expert proficiency with Creo (Pro/E) and Windchill is required.
Familiarity with other 3D systems (CATIA, SolidWorks or equal), 2D software (AutoCAD preferred) and Autodesk Revit a plus.
Microsoft Office Suite.
Demonstrated experience leading small groups of designers a plus.
Demonstrated capability in the design of custom equipment and/or containment systems, development of design documentation including fabrication drawings, equipment datasheets.
Experience in the DOE and DOD market segments a plus. Hands-on experience with fabrication techniques a plus.
Degree Requirements: Associates Degree (Preferred)
Client projects for this position require U.S. Citizenship.
Must have the ability to acquire a security clearance.
Local candidate preferred.
Previous experience with client projects is a plus.
The job requires the ability to sit for extended periods at a computer workstation. Ability to support work site visits that require walking and standing for extended periods a plus.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
This job operates in a professional office environment. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as but not limited to computers, copiers, printers, scanners, and plotters.
Apply online only. No email, hard copy or third-party resumes accepted.
Merrick & Company offers a competitive compensation and benefits package which includes health insurance, dental and vision coverage, employee stock ownership plan (ESOP) opportunity, 401(k) options, and paid time off (PTO). This position is also eligible for annual performance and spot bonuses.
We recognize the importance of developing top talent from within, our employees have access to a wide range of internal and external training as well as coaching and peer mentoring programs.
Merrick & Company is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age 40 and over, color, disability, gender identity, genetic information, military or veteran status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or any other applicable status protected by state or local law.
We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.
Job ID: 2021-2761
External Company Name: Merrick & Company
External Company URL: http://www.merrick.com
Street: 5970 Greenwood Plaza Blvd.