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Mechanical Engineer 2

Requisition ID:  94472
Business Unit:  Airframe Systems Rockmart (3110)

Rockmart, GA, United States, 30153

Innovation is at the heart of everything we do at Meggitt, a worldwide leader in aerospace, defense and selected energy markets. We believe in our vision of ‘Enabling the Extraordinary: To Fly, To Power, To Live”. These core values – teamwork, integrity and excellence – are what have allowed us to become the company we are today. With facilities and over 9,000 employees worldwide, Meggitt draws on over 160 years of expertise to enhance the lives of people across the globe.

Our Airframe Systems division brings together an extensive range of skills and abilities to support some of the world’s leading commercial, business and military aircraft manufacturers.

Across its five product groups, Airframe Systems produces a host of world leading technology. Our Braking Systems product group supplies both military and commercial aircrafts.

We seal essential spaces, such as landing gear, wings, engines, nacelles, windows and doors, and produce intelligent air data systems and sensors that measure altitude, angle or acceleration. These sensors can be used on planes, train control systems or even missile control systems.

Whether it’s developing new radome solutions, fuel delivery systems or high-altitude life support systems, Airframe Systems embodies the innovation at the heart of Meggitt.

Job Designation

The Mechanical Engineer 2 provides expertise on complex mechanical engineering issues and acts as a professional resource for the team. Designs and develops a variety of mechanical components and systems for products.

Job Core Responsibilities

•    Provides mechanical design expertise to support development of new mechanical items or improving existing ones
•    Performs value analysis during the product design phase while optimizing product development costs
•    Provides technical support for new projects and evaluates the requirements and implications
•    Maintains project files and appropriate records of work
•    Acts as a lead, providing knowledge and expertise for colleagues
•    Reduces costs and improves mechanical design and development processes, using best practices and professional knowledge
•    Other responsibilities as assigned.
•    Consistent exercise of independent judgment and discretion in matters of significance.
•    Regular, consistent and punctual attendance is required. May need to work nights and weekends, variable schedule(s) and additional hours as necessary

Job Specifications

Education:  Bachelor degree in Engineering
Years’ Experience: 3-5 years of relevant experience
•    Demonstrated expertise with complex mechanical engineering solutions
•    Proficient with 2D drawing standards and requirements including GD&T
•    Proficient with 3D modeling, CATIA and SolidWorks; ENOVIA experience a plus
•    Project management skills and experience
•    Ability to improve products or services by applying professional and business knowledge     
•    Able to solve complex problems; makes decisions based on the analysis of multiple sources of information
•    Effective interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills to drive tasks to completion
•    Demonstrated expertise with complex mechanical engineering solutions
•    Ability to improve products or services by applying professional and business knowledge
•    MS Office including Project; Project Server and SAP helpful.

Meggitt is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex including sexual orientation and gender identity, national origin, disability, protected Veteran Status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.

If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you have the right to request an accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access our career center as a result of your disability. To request an accommodation, contact a Human Resources Representative at 1-855-474-7665 or

If this position is located in the United States, this job will require use of information which is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). As such, all applicants must be U.S. persons within the meaning of ITAR. ITAR defines a U.S. person as a U.S. Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e. 'Green Card Holder'), Political Asylee, or Refugee.

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