Mechanical Designer

Location: Griffin, GA

Department: Georgia

Type: Full Time

Min. Experience: Entry Level

RFA Engineering (www.rfamec.com) is seeking a Designer or Design Drafter to become part of our engineering team at our customer's facility in Griffin, GA. The selected candidate will work in a support role for our clients experience engineering team to inspect units, piece parts, and assemblies for large diesel engine packages.  The candidate will work both as an individual contributor and as part of a project team.   Work will include, but is not limited to researching component defects to find the problems, identify problems, and provide recommendations for print and/or bill of material changes.   The work will be highly collaborative with both internal and external departments.  This opportunity represents a unique opportunity for candidates interested in working in a fast paced, team environment.

This is a full time position for a period of 6 months. 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.

Requirements

  • AAS Degree, Vocational Tech Degree, or equivalent on-the-job training required.
  • 3-5 years of job related experience required.
  • Must have the ability to read and interpret blueprints, technical drawings, schematics and computer generated reports.
  • Experience with engines, 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.
  • Ability to thrive in a fast paced environment.

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
  • Short-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)
  • Holiday Pay
  • Bereavement Leave
  • Employee Assistance Programs (EAP)
  • Education Assistance

Equal Opportunity and Veteran Friendly

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