Mechanical Engineer

Location: Lafayette, IN

Department: Indiana

Type: Full Time

Min. Experience: Experienced

RFA Engineering ( 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 work with an experienced engineering staff in the development of large diesel engine sub-systems.   Work will include product design, product improvement, cost reduction, and product health in large engine turbo-charger systems.   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 full time position that is 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


  • Bachelor or Master Degree in Mechanical Engineering, Aeronautical Engineering or Agricultural Engineering.
  • 1-5 years of relevant engineering experience.
  • 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.
  • 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
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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