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We have partnered with a local heavy equipment supplier for the construction industry in their search for a Senior Mechanical Design Engineer. The right individual will have 5 plus years of experience in equipment design for complex assemblies and sub-assemblies. The majority of  the design work will be for process improvements and safety improvements. If you enjoy mechanical design and problem solving, apply now!


  • Design, develop, test protypes, manufacture and implement
  • Ensure proper documentation of prints and BOM for use by others
  • Recommend process improvements and cost savings opportunities
  • Conduct experiments, test and evaluate data
  • Estimate and manage budgets
  • Document project scopes and product reports


  • BS degree in Mechanical Engineering
  • 5+ years of experience in complex mechanical design applications
  • Utilize FEA and GD&T for design 

  • Knowledge in fluid power and thermodynamics
  • Experienced in 2D & 3D CAD software (preferably Inventor) 
  • Familiar with mathematical computing and analysis tools (Matlab, Labview, and Excel)
  • Excellent written and verbal communication

Work Model:

  • On-Site

Interested and qualified candidates can contact Eric Peterson at (515) 225-7000 or email Eric at

Ref: JOB-41052

Eric Peterson


(515) 225-7000

3737 Woodland Ave, Suite 200, West Des Moines, IA 50266

    • Job type: Direct Hire
    • Location: West Des Moines, Iowa
    • Date posted:
    • Salary:$80000 - $120000