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Senior Mechanical Engineer

Kelly Services
Charlotte, NC 28230
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**_Senior Mechanical Engineer_**

**_Charlotte, NC_**

**_Direct Hire_**

*Relocation Provided*


The Senior Mechanical Engineer provide design of systems and equipment associated with the design and construction of Direct Reduction plants and new technology initiatives.


Perform designs and mechanical analyses through calculations basic to Mechanical Engineering with direction from a Senior Mechanical Engineer, if necessary.

Sketch conceptual designs, transferring ideas to the designers for development of mechanical drawings.

Coordinate the mechanical design effort by acting as Lead Mechanical Engineer for projects by directing the efforts of assigned engineers and designers for the layout of equipment, etc., checking mechanical drawings, calculations, sketches, etc. for the project, developing specifications/requisitions for support of purchasing effort, and

review and approve purchasing quotations, vendor drawings, and QA documents.

Provide technical support for the Aftermarket, Inspections, & Purchasing departments with review of vendor submittals and on-site inspections of mechanical equipment.

Provide direction and technical support for designers.

Analyze designed and vendor supplied equipment for adherence to engineering specifications, required codes & standards, and project requirements.

Check drawings and drafting for adherence to designs.

Develop new technology designs and incorporation to larger systems.

Review designs and assist other Senior Engineers and Management by making suggestions to improve an existing or proposed design relative to its function.

Travel to fabrication workshops and job sites to analyze equipment, collect data and information, interact with plant & fabricator personnel, perform on-site inspections and gain experience valuable to design considerations (i.e., operating conditions, temperature considerations, etc.).

Travel on business trips and/or field assignments as required to carry out departmental, project, & corporate tasks and functions.

Write Technical Specifications for mechanical equipment design, fabrication, procurement, etc.

Provide support to the Sales and Estimating groups in preparation of proposals, including sizing and selection of equipment, plant layout, and engineering man-hour estimates.

Work as a "team player" with all company departments and employees in all assignments. Work toward building consensus on all assignments by finding solutions which meet the best interests of all parties involved.

Coordinate projects with outside engineering consultants and Clients.

Propose and design equipment design improvements.

Provide mentorship to mechanical engineers and designers.


Basic computer skills including use of Microsoft and Autodesk products.

Excellent technical writing and interpersonal skills.

Ability to meet schedule and deliverable deadlines.

Excellent base of mechanical engineering technical skills and knowledge of processes.

Ability to use mechanical engineering principles for complex problem solving.


International travel experience.

Industrial plant experience.

Computer aided simulation/analysis of Mechanical Equipment designs (FEA, CFD, Heat Transfer, etc.)

Design of Dust Collection systems with adherence to NFPA and local codes.

Design of industrial Fire Protection systems with adherence to NFPA and local codes.

Utilize design software for piping and gas system analysis/layout.

Design and troubleshooting of hydraulic systems.

Piping design and stress analysis including selection of pipe hangers and supports.

Material Handling system specification, layout, and design.

Water Treatment systems specification, layout, and design.

Specification, startup, and troubleshooting of water pump systems.


Bachelor of Science Mechanical or Industrial Engineering Degree; Bachelor of Science Mechanical or Industrial Engineering Technology Degree.

Minimum 10 years experience in an industrial or technical environment, preferably related to steel industry.


**Why Kelly** **** **?**

Your engineering skills are in demand, but how do you find the right fit? Easy. With Kelly Engineering, our experts connect you with leading organizations where you can learn and grow, collaborate on innovative projects, and keep your skills sharp with top technology. Whether you prefer the variety and flexibility of short-term projects, or are looking for something more long-term, were here every step of the way to find your dream engineering job.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.

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Posted: 2021-09-01 Expires: 2021-10-02

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