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Job Title:  Temporary Mechanical Engineer


Richmond, CA, US, 94806

Business Unit:  Zygo
Posting Date:  Jul 14, 2022
Job Description: 

Zygo Corporation has a Temporary Mechanical Engineer assignment open at our Richmond, CA facility. 


This temporary assignemnt will last 6 months with possible extension of the contract of up to 1 year.


Job Experience Required (Years and Industry): 3 + YEARS


- Must be fully vaccinated 
- BS Mechanical Engineer degree 
- 3+ year professional design experience with SolidWorks 
- Oversees design projects from start to finish: concept, design review, detail drawing, procurement, assembly, testing 
- Work with team members to develop requirements 
- Strong solid modeling experience to create concept designs 
- Ability to host reviews and present in front of a team to obtain feedback 
- Create 2D prints using ASME Y14 standards 
- Hands on skills to assemble designs and test them 
- Strong knowledge of available commercial off the shelf items 
- SolidWorks PDM experience a plus 
- Design in fixtures and experience in optics a plus 
- Electro-mechanical Engineering a plus - Ability to confidently perform FEA a plus


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