Mechanical Engineer

Kelly Services

The engineer will be responsible for the technical and engineering support of company's US wind turbine and industrial gearbox remanufacturing and field service activities. The main objective is to support the engineering, production, and service teams. The goal is to improve company's US competency level to expert status for the remanufacture and service of wind turbine and industrial gear drives. Responsibilities include:

Reports to the Lead Engineer.

Regularly communicates with other engineers, production and field service technicians, and team leads.

Writing and reviewing process procedures for gearbox remanufacturing activities including but not limited to disassembly, assembly, and testing of wind turbine and industrial gearboxes, re-grinding and other manufacturer gears, and servicing wind turbine and industrial gearboxes in the field.

Writing and reviewing inspection reports for wind turbine and industrial gearboxes inspected inside and outside of the company's US facility.

Designing tooling for the production and field service teams using the appropriate engineering calculations and software.

Working with the production and quality teams to improve company's US process capability in the remanufacture of wind turbine and industrial gearboxes.

Using failure analysis techniques to respond to production and service issues and perform root cause analysis (RCA).

Training production and field technicians in correctly and safely performing process procedures.

Occasionally performing manual tasks such as disassembling, assembling, and cleaning gearbox components and related tooling.

Communicating with both US and China engineering and service teams to support production and field service projects.

May serve as a project team member on project implementations; independently completing assigned tasks of low to high complexity resulting in successful and on-time work results.

Providing exceptional internal support and customer service skills with expertise in RCA, troubleshooting, diagnosing and solving complex mechanical related problems.

Working professionally with all Company and customer staff members when required.


The ideal candidate should have a strong mechanical background: gearing related, and/or with the following industries: industrial machinery, aerospace, wind energy, capital equipment (oil and gas), and automotive.

Must have a customer focused attitude and excellent communication skills (oral and written).

Must also have technical knowledge of power transmission products and applications as well as experience working with project management practices and resources.

Strong knowledge of marketing fundamentals is also required. 

Proficiency with Adobe®, Microsoft® Office, ERP, CRM, and other internal programs.

Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering Technology, or Industrial Engineering; or Master’s degree in Engineering or Business or education comparable to experience in the industry.

Minimum three years related experience.

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Corporate / senior

North America

Fort Worth , United States


United States

Fort Worth


Corporate / senior