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Mechanical Engineer

Mission Design & Automation

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Posted on 12/27/2021


9696 Black River Ct Holland, MI 49464 USA


At Mission Design & Automation, we attribute our success to the strength of our team and our ability to be agile and adaptive to new market demands. To build on this team we are searching for a highly qualified Mechanical Engineer. This role will work directly with our team to develop solutions that exceed our customer’s expectations for innovation and return on investment. Mission ME’s will foster a positive and collaborative relationship with our customers, listening to their needs, and responding with highly robust and intelligent solutions. We believe that our customers should experience a seamless process from start to finish and our people, culture, and a customer focused attitude will make that possible. The ideal person will be capable of balancing multiple diverse projects, have a high technical aptitude, integrity, and have a broad experience in automation.

Major Duties & Responsibilities


  • Conceptualize through the final design process working within a collaborative atmosphere alongside the team and customer
  • Provide machine manufacturing with bills of material, machine layout prints and detail prints required for mechanical machine construction
  • Work within the computer network system
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment Skills & Knowledge
  • Self-starting, Focused, and able to work independently
  • Excellent interpersonal skills both in person and by phone, with a high level of professionalism
  • Proficiency in Computer Aided Design: Solidworks preferred

Minimum Skills & Abilities


  • Ability to read part prints, read and create machine layout prints
  • Proven record of product design, prototype and production
  • Knowledge of mechanical drafting practices
  • Problem solving & troubleshooting skills
  • Attention to detail with follow-through
  • Knowledge of machine and fixture building practices
  • Good understanding of controls and build Processes
  • General knowledge of industry products and OSHA standards


Minimum Education & Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in related engineering or business field 
  • Preferred 2+ years of experience in the industrial automation industry designing custom high-end automation equipment.
  • Ability during concepting/quoting to think creatively with the Mission team to solve a problem with no standard solution.

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Mission Design & Automation develops custom process and equipment solutions that simplify automation for North American manufacturers. We help companies: Conceptualize, specify, build, program, and install new automation solutions that improve safety, speed, quality, repeatability — and revenue. Manufacturers turn to us for automation integration of varying sized projects and with all levels of complexit

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