RFA Engineering (www.rfamec.com) is seeking a growth oriented Mechanical Engineer to become an integral part of our engineering team at our customer's facility in Lafayette, IN. The selected candidate will support either the New Product Introduction (NPI) or Current Product Improvement (CPI) process for the 3500 large engine oil & gas platform team. Work will include product design, product improvement, coordination of analysis and detailing tasks, supplier collaboration, engine build coordination, field support, and validation. The work will be highly collaborative with both internal customers and external suppliers. This opportunity represents a unique opportunity for candidates interested in working in a fast paced, team environment.
This is an urgent need that requires resumes within 5 days of this post. There are currently 2 positions available. These full time positions are indefinite in duration with opportunity for professional growth and opportunities within our own organization. Our employees are offered competitive compensation and a generous benefit packages. RFA Engineering is NOT a staffing company, but rather an engineering company owned and operated by engineers.
Bachelors in Mechanical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering Technology, Aeronautical Engineering or Agricultural Engineering.
5+ years of relevant engineering experience required. Large engine experience a plus.
Proven mechanical aptitude through his/her education, employment or personal experience.
Experience with the design of engine systems, agricultural, construction or related off-highway equipment preferred.
Experience with Pro/Engineer (CREO) or other solid model CAD software.
Individuals should possess a strong customer focus and the ability to communicate effectively with both team members and suppliers.
Experience working with managing Bills of Materials (BOM’s), Price Lists, and Purchase Arrangement (PA’s) a plus.
Experience with managing parts orders and supporting customers a plus.
Ability to thrive in a fast paced environment.
Ability to gain the skills to become self-directed.
Why work for RFA?
About RFA Engineering
RFA Engineering has provided machine design and engineering services to industry leading customers since 1943. Our primary focus is project based product development of off highway equipment including agricultural, construction, mining, recreational, industrial, and special machines. Our work includes concept development, product design, documentation, problem-solving, simulation, optimization, and testing of components, systems and complete machines. Our engineering staff is located both at our Engineering Center in Minneapolis, and at numerous customer sites throughout the U.S.
We Offer Competitive Benefits:
Health and Dental Insurance
Supplemental Vision Insurance
Company Paid Life Insurance
Company Paid Long-Term Disability
Retirement Savings Account (Traditional 401k & Roth 401k)
Flexible Spending Plans for Medical Expenses and Dependent Care
Extra Time Bonuses
Paid Time Off (PTO)
Employee Assistance Programs (EAP)
Equal Opportunity and Veteran Friendly