Meggitt PLC Project Engineer in US, Georgia

Meggitt is a global engineering group specializing in extreme environment products and smart sub-systems for aerospace, defense and energy markets. We employ over 11,000 people across manufacturing facilities in Asia, Europe, North America, with regional bases in India and the Middle East.


The Project Engineer provides significant expertise on complex mechanical engineering issues and acts as a professional resource for the team. Designs and develops a variety of mechanical components and systems for products


  • Serves as the technical point of contact with customers, Production, Procurement, Quality, and Program Management.

  • Provides mechanical design, theoretical and practical expertise to support development of new mechanical items or improving existing ones

  • Provides cost and technical inputs into estimates and proposals

  • Performs value analysis during the product design phase while optimizing product development costs

  • Provides technical support for new projects and evaluates the requirements and implications

  • Maintains project files and appropriate records for work

  • Product and process development for new and existing products

  • Act as a lead, providing knowledge and expertise for colleagues

  • May act in a Project Management with cross functional team management and project delivery responsibilities

  • Reduces costs and improves mechanical design and development processes, using best practices and professional knowledge

  • Consistent exercise of independent judgment and discretion in matters of significance

Job Specifications

Job Specifications

  • Post-secondary Engineering degree and 5-10 years of relevant experience is required

  • Demonstrated expertise with complex mechanical engineering solutions

  • Experience with CAD modeling, drawing review, and drawing release standards. Candidate is not expected to be proficient in 3-D/CAD modeling

  • Ability to improve products and/or services by applying professional and business knowledge

  • Ability to solve complex problems, make decisions based on the analysis of multiple sources of information.

  • Effective interpersonal skills, verbal and written communication to drive tasks to completion

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office

This position requires use of information which is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). All applicants must be U.S. persons within the meaning of ITAR. ITAR defines a U.S. person as a U.S. Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e. 'Green Card Holder'), Political Asylee, or Refugee.

Meggitt is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex including sexual orientation and gender identity, national origin, disability, protected Veteran Status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.

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