RFA Engineering Mechanical Design Engineer in Lafayette, Indiana

RFA Engineering (www.rfamec.com) is seeking a growth oriented Mechanical Designer to become an integral part of our engineering team at our customer's facility in Lafayette, IN. The selected candidate will work with an experienced engineering staff to design and develop large diesel and natural gas engine systems. The candidate will work both as an individual contributor and as part of a project team. Work will include product design, product improvement, supplier collaboration, engine build coordination, and validation. The work will be highly collaborative with both internal customers and external suppliers. This opportunity represents a unique opportunity for candidates interested in working in a fast paced, team environment.

Our customer's facility is a world-class engineering and manufacturing center. This is a full time position that is indefinite in duration with the opportunity of professional growth, direct hire by our customer, and additional opportunities within our own organization.

Requirements

  • Bachelors or Technology Degree in Mechanical Engineering, Aeronautical Engineering or Agricultural Engineering.

  • 1-3 years of relevant design experience.

  • Proven mechanical aptitude through his/her education, employment or personal experience.

  • Experience with product design required. Must have the ability to read and interpret blueprints.

  • Experience with the design of engine systems, agricultural, construction or related off-highway equipment preferred.

  • Must have experience with Pro/Engineer (CREO) or other solid model CAD software

  • Ability to thrive in a fast paced environment.

Why work for RFA?

About RFA Engineering RFA Engineering has provided machine design and engineering services to industry leading customers since 1943. Our primary focus is project based product development of off highway equipment including agricultural, construction, mining, recreational, industrial, and special machines. Our work includes concept development, product design, documentation, problem-solving, simulation, optimization, and testing of components, systems and complete machines. Our engineering staff is located both at our Engineering Center in Minneapolis, and at numerous customer sites throughout the U.S.

We Offer Competitive Benefits:

  • Health and Dental Insurance

  • Supplemental Vision Insurance

  • Company Paid Life Insurance

  • Company Paid Long-Term Disability

  • Short-term Disability

  • Retirement Savings Account (Traditional 401k & Roth 401k)

  • Flexible Spending Plans for Medical Expenses and Dependent Care

  • Extra Time Bonuses

  • Paid Time Off (PTO)

  • Holiday Pay

  • Bereavement Leave

  • Employee Assistance Programs (EAP)

  • Education Assistance

Equal Opportunity and Veteran Friendly