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Welcome to SVA’s jobs portal, your one-stop shop for finding the most up to date source of employment opportunities. We have partnered with the National Labor Exchange to provide you this information. You may be looking for part-time employment to supplement your income while you are in school. You might be looking for an internship to add experience to your resume. And you may be completing your training ready to start a new career. This site has all of those types of jobs.

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Job Information

Actalent Mechanical Engineer in Phoenix, Arizona



The Engineer I position is responsible to support the Engineering department through mechanical or electrical engineering of assemblies, components, and test equipment of aerospace restraint systems. The Engineer I Coordinates with company personnel, customers, and outside sales representatives to ensure compliance with the regulations and customer requirements for aviation inflatable restraint systems.

Essential Functions

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  1. Creates new designs and modifies existing products based on specifications coordinated with engineering, customers, and/or the sales department.

  2. Functions as the technical point of contact for national (commercial/government) and international customers

  3. Provides engineering design support to generate preliminary design concepts, associated technical descriptions, nonrecurring/recurring cost estimates, and task scheduling for program proposals

  4. Interpret, select, and apply commercial/military specifications and customer requirements to hardware and processes to accomplish specific design requirements

  5. Supply hands-on engineering support for component fabrication and assembly of prototype, testing, and production hardware to resolve design, manufacturing, assembly, quality, and performance issues

  6. Advise engineering of any problems that arise during execution of design that might impair schedules or technical quality of end item.

  7. Review issues pertinent to product function, safety and integrity.

  8. Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to interact positively with co-workers, suppliers, management, and customers in a team environment.

  9. Proficient written and verbal communication skills.

Applicable Mechanical Capabilities (For mechanical job function)

  • Proficient in the use of AutoCAD, SolidWorks, and ANSI Y14.5 Drafting Standards.

  • Project management

  • Familiarity with sheet metal, injection molded, and machined parts

  • Packaging design of aerospace hardware

  • Drawing packages

  • Weight analysis

  • Assembly documents

  • BOM part selections

  • Engineering change orders

  • Technical reports

MUST have 8-15 years of experience ideally, solidworks a must


solidworks, aerospace, faa, autocad, mechanical design, gd&t, ANSI Y14.5

About Actalent:

Actalent connects passion with purpose. Our scalable talent solutions and services capabilities drive value and results and provide the expertise to help our customers achieve more. Every day, our experts around the globe are making an impact. We’re supporting critical initiatives in engineering and sciences that advance how companies serve the world. Actalent promotes consultant care and engagement through experiences that enable continuous development. Our people are the difference. Actalent is an operating company of Allegis Group, the global leader in talent solutions.

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.