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Mechanical Engineer

Company: 5th Axis Inc
Location: San Diego
Posted on: September 24, 2022

Job Description:

Description:5th Axis is the world leader in automated production, manufacturing, and machining. We are a turn-key solution provider with a focus on product development, milling, turning, assembly, plating, finishing and logistics. We are a leading innovator in technologically advanced CNC machining, delivering world class results. We pledge to continually improve our quality standards in order to maintain a position at the forefront in our field of expertise.We are growing and ready to hire a full time Mechanical Engineer that can bring years of experience and new ideas to the team. Someone that is a mountain biking advocate ready to design bike components. If you're hard-working and dedicated, 5th Axis is a perfect place to get ahead. You'll be glad you applied to 5th Axis!What you will be doing:

  • Project ownership from concept to production
  • Create and manage prints for part, assembly, and BOMs
  • Perform assembly level tolerance and stack-up analysis
  • See projects to completion with a sense of urgency
  • Make quick, educated decisions to overcome design and manufacturing issues
  • Work as a team to solve complex design and manufacturing problems
  • Freely communicate and bounce ideas off peers daily
  • Build and verify designs in R&D phase
  • Create testing and validation procedures for products in production phase
  • Generate assembly instructions and assist in marketing product information
  • Other duties as assigned.Requirements:Do you have?

    • Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent experience
    • Minimum of ten years of experience with precision tooling and mechanical design
    • Strong understanding of GD&T per ASME Y14.5-2009 standards
    • DFM, DFC, and DFA with a heavy focus in CNC milling and turning
    • Proficiency solid modeling, SolidWorks strongly preferred
    • Experience with pneumatic and hydraulic systems
    • Excellent communication and documentation skills
    • Knowledge and use of granite top measurement tools
    • Familiarity with basic hand tools
    • Insight with the inner workings of a machine shopWhat We Offer:

      • Training and room to grow
      • We pay 100% of our employees' costs toward medical, dental, and vision insurance.
      • Company sponsored life and disability Insurance
      • 401K with up to 4% matching
      • Paid holidays
      • Generous Paid Time Off accrual
      • Pleasant non-corporate environment
      • Snacks
      • Monthly lunch*Work Environment & Physical Demands
        While performing the duties of this job, the employee regularly works in an office setting. Occasional exposure to a warehouse environment.
        The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. This is not necessarily an all-inclusive list of job-related responsibilities, duties, skills, efforts, requirements or working conditions. While this is intended to be an accurate reflection of the current job, management reserves the right to revise the job or to require that other or different tasks be performed as assigned.
        While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to use hands and fingers to handle, feel, or operate objects, tools or controls, and reach with hands and arms. Must be able to sit or stand at computer for a reasonable length of time typing and reading. Regularly required to walk or stand.

        Are you ready to join us?
        Hyper-growth means hyper opportunity for employees! While many companies hire managers externally, we pride ourselves on our cultural value to promote our top performers from within. Today over 90% of our managers are promoted from internal roles.
        5th Axis believes that everyone can make an impact, and we are proud to be an equal opportunity employer committed to providing employment opportunity regardless of sex, race, creed, color, gender, religion, marital status, domestic partner status, age, national origin or ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, sexual orientation, pregnancy, military or veteran status, citizenship status, and genetic information. If you require an accommodation to complete the application or the interview process, please contact

Keywords: 5th Axis Inc, San Diego , Mechanical Engineer, Engineering , San Diego, California

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