Mechanical Engineer - 3D Parametric Modeling - CATIA - Special Operations Forces

Lexington, KY

Dogwood Services Inc. is seeking engineers for a corporate client. : Seeking an entry level Mechanical Design Engineer to support our Special Operations Forces Support Activity (SOFSA) Program.


         The team is focused primarily on modifying existing hardware and integrating modified components into various platforms based on customer specifications. Your job will be to lead an effort to develop component and system designs based on customer requirements and interface control documents. Your designs will comply with applicable military specifications, SAE, ANSI, ASME, and other related design and drafting standards.


         You will take these design elements and work with electrical and mechanical teams to develop working models for integration of these components. Upon design completion, you will be expected to support the fabrication, installation, and integration of your design by providing support to the mechanic workforce as required.


Desired Skills:

         Experience with CATIA V5.

         Experience working in an aerospace design environment with exposure to DoD customers.

         Experience with 3D parametric modeling or related design software tools.

         Experience creating and checking ANSI/ASME Y14.100 compliant drawings

         Experience with Microsoft office suite (Word, Excel, Power point)

         Strong communication and presentation skills


         Bachelors degree from an accredited college in a related discipline, or equivalent experience/combined education. Entry level.


         FLEX-Non-Standard 40 hour week First Shift


Relocation: Possible


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Dogwood is an equal opportunity employer. Minorities, disabled persons, veterans and disabled veterans are especially encouraged to apply (we are a disabled veteran-owned business).