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Mechanical Engineer III

Company: APR Consulting Inc
Location: Pasadena
Posted on: November 20, 2022

Job Description:

Our client, NASA JPL is looking for a Mechanical Engineer III to be a part of the Project team in Pasadena, CA. In this role you will be responsible engaging in the engineering and design of advanced spacecraft and robotic mechanisms for exploration of the solar system. To be considered for this position you must have a bachelor's degree in engineering and have +12 years in Aerospace/Aviation related design and fabrication experience utilizing UG/NX.

Location: Pasadena, CA 91109
Position: Mechanical Engineer III
Pay Rate: $55/hr+ DOE

Duration: 12 months or longer

Flexible work schedule: 9/80 or

We do offer paid time offs, holidays, 401k, medical, dental, and vision


Performing as a Design Engineer for JPL on a spacecraft, instrument, or robotic project.
Creating complex CAD models, assemblies, and engineering drawings.
Working with world-class engineers and participate on teams in a highly collaborative environment.
Developing and running configuration trades on the mechanical system of a spacecraft project.
Interfacing with space science experts, analysts, manufacturing engineers, and project staff.
Performing conceptual spacecraft design for feasibility and cost estimates of future missions


Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical Engineering
Mechanical design of spacecraft primary and secondary structures and mechanisms.
Engineering CAD (Computer-Aided Design) tools such as Siemens NX, CATIA or Creo.
Creating engineering drawings using the ASME Y14.100-2013 standard.
Creating detail drawings, assembly drawings, interface drawings and source control drawings.
Geometrical dimensioning and tolerancing (GD&T) using ASME Y14.5-2009.
Application of advanced principles, theories, concepts and techniques in solving mechanical engineering
Adept at performing trade studies and developing conceptual configurations.
Aerospace fabrication processes
Aerospace material selection
PLM (Product Lifecycle Management) tools such as Teamcenter, Enovia or Windchill.

Desired Skills:

NX version 1953 or higher CAD modeling and drawing production skills
Teamcenter version 12 or higher PLM data storage usage for product development

At a minimum, a 7-year background check, education verification, employment verification, and drug screen will be conducted upon hire. Your suitability for employment is contingent upon successfully passing these required pre-employment screenings.

About our client:

Our client is a research and development lab federally funded by NASA and managed by Caltech. Manages many of NASA's robotic missions exploring Earth, the solar system, and our universe.

This particular client is requiring that all new hires show proof of vaccination. However, accommodations may be made for those with disabilities or religious reasons who cannot obtain a vaccine.

About APR:

Since 1980 APR Consulting, Inc. has provided professional recruiting and contingent workforce solutions to a diverse mix of clients, industries, and skill sets nationwide.

We are an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, age, national origin, disability status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Don't miss out on this amazing opportunity! If you feel your experience is the match for this position please apply today and join our team. We look forward to working with you!


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