Mechanical Engineer

Pittsburgh, PA

ChemDAQ, Inc., a rapidly growing manufacturing company based in Pittsburgh, PA, is seeking a Mechanical Engineer to serve as a member of the company’s Engineering Department. The successful candidate will provide mechanical engineering expertise to the company as part of a small, multi-disciplined Engineering team. 

Duties & Responsibilities: 

  • Work with other departments to conceptualize, design and create new products that meet customer requirements.

  • Design, generate and assemble working prototypes for beta testing and customer demonstration, as well as field testing and pilots.

  • Develop testing processes and validate new designs to improve quality and performance of products.

  • Provide quality assessment of products and troubleshooting of problems reported by customers or other departments and develop effective solutions.

  • Improve and update the design of current products and develop improved test fixtures for production processes.

  • As appropriate, manage projects through external vendors.

  • Keep detailed documentation to track project development, design processes and facilitate transfer of new products or processes to production.

  • Ensure project timelines are met and project stays within budget.

  • Report on project status, risks, issues, and milestones regularly to company leadership.

Knowledge & Skills Required

  • Bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering or in a related field.

  • 5+ years of experience working in a relevant engineering role. 

  • Experience using CAD software such as SolidWorks, AutoCAD, or similar.

  • Experience designing instrumentation (preferred).


  • Health insurance

  • Vision insurance

  • Dental insurance

  • Life insurance

  • Paid time off

  • Flexible spending account

  • 401(k)

How to Apply

Applications can be submitted via LinkedIn, or please email a cover letter/resume to Emily Hatfield, Director of Marketing & Communications at 

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