The mechanical field engineer will lead a team of 2 – 4 technicians which will do trouble
shooting and maintenance of complex door systems such as airport exit lane breach control
systems or custom designed specialty doors.
Knowledge / Technical Skills Required:
Knowledge of fundamental mechanical design
SolidWorks and AutoCAD experience to include 2D and 3D product design and modeling, CAD
drawings/documentation (component and assembly), product structure/BOM’s
Experience in Microsoft Office applications including, Word, Excel, Access, Outlook and
Experienced with mechanical test equipment
Knowledge of the principles and techniques of basic electric power, electronics, and
Experienced with standard electronic and electrical test equipment and bench tools.
Ability to analyze wiring diagrams.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
The mechanical design engineer reports to the Director of Engineering and works with the
engineering team and with various international subsidiaries to:
Lead the team of service technicians in California
Manage client service requests and planned maintenance
Insure the quality of service on site and provide ongoing training to the technicians and
verify that the national codes and standards are applied.
Communicate with the design engineers at the headquarters and overseas in order to
understand the service and maintenance needs.
Enhance product documentation for the service technicians where needed.
Troubleshoot complex problems at the customer’s location and provide feedback to the
Participate with his team on occasional installations of specialty doors.
BSME or equivalent required
Minimum 2 years of experience in Mechanical Design Engineering or related field
Must possess a “hands-on” mentality, must have excellent social and interpersonal
skills, be a strong, motivated team leader and have the ability and willingness to work in
the field and communicate with the customer.
Must have a sense of ownership and commitment to solve onsite problems to
completion. Must be able to work well within the cooperative culture of record-usa, Inc.
Ability to travel.