Design mechanical systems, and/or specify use of existing systems, apply knowledge and practice with engineering principles.
Design machine parts and assemblies using SolidWorks and PDM vault.
Prepare assembly and detailed drawings. Understands and utilizes GD&T.
Perform analysis as necessary to validate design concepts, prepare and perform design reviews.
Collaborate with sourcing to work with vendors to select parts and components.
Work to budgets and timelines relative to project tasks. Understands system cost considerations and works to present tradeoffs and support decision-making activities.
Work on shop floor to resolve design conflicts.
Skills, Education and Experience
Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering or higher.
8+ years of experience.
Experience in designing vacuum deposition or etch systems is highly desirable.
Must have a proven record of developing designs from concept to product commercialization
Proficiency in SolidWorks.
Finite Element Analysis (FEA) and thermal modeling ability is necessary.
Experience with pneumatics, drive systems, vibration control, motion and control systems, heat transfer, fixturing is preferred.
Project management experience is a plus.
Strong problem-solving and root cause analysis skills.
About Vapor Technologies, Inc.
VaporTech designs, builds, and services thin-film deposition systems that deposit PVD and PE-CVD coatings to improve products around the world. We’re committed to what we do, because we know that a product’s finish communicates its quality in an instant—and impacts how customers view a brand. We understand that a finish that stands the test of time emphasizes a brand’s commitment to quality and value. For more than 20 years, our team of scientists and engineers has been helping customers apply beautiful and durable hard coatings that enhance and differentiate home hardware, medical devices, industrial tooling, consumer electronics, sporting goods, and many other products. We are located in beautiful Longmont, Colorado, and support our customers globally.
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