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Engineer, Associate in Lansing at Curtiss-Wright

Date Posted: 2/17/2019

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Job Description

The Opportunity | Engineer Associate

As the Engineer for the Mechanical Testing Department, you will provide engineering support for all mechanical testing at IMR Test Labs in Ithica, NY. Perform testing as needed to ensure all testing is completed on time and meets customer and internal quality standards. Ensure all personnel are trained to internal procedures and all equipment is properly maintained and calibrated. Interpret results, develop process improvements, write procedures, conduct internal calibrations.


  • Provide engineering support for all mechanical testing

  • Technical expert on mechanical testing and applicable ASTM standards

  • Lead weld testing through review of specifications, development of test plans, and review of reports

  • Review purchase orders through the login process

  • Review/correct difficult mechanical test records and review final reports

  • Work with customers to develop test plans and oversee non-routine testing

  • Write mechanical procedures and ensure proper training

  • Complete audit checklists and ensure areas are always audit ready

  • Provide training and development to mechanical testing personnel. Ensure staff is up to date on new and updated/ revised procedures and standards

  • Lead change and Continuous Improvement activities throughout the mechanical department

Your Expertise:

  • Strong technical and interpersonal skills.

  • Solid experience in mechanical testing concepts.

  • Excellent presentation skills, both oral and written.

Environmental, Quality & Safety:

IMR Test Labs is committed to providing a safe working environment for its employees. IMR makes every effort to comply with relevant federal and state occupational health and safety laws. IMR also complies with quality and environmental standards, to which all employees must adhere. This position is responsible for complying with IMR's processes and procedures relating to safety, quality and the environment.

What You'll Find at CW:

Challenging Work - The work we do at Curtiss-Wright is not only challenging, but it is meaningful to our customers, our employees and the communities in which we live and work.

Independence-- At Curtiss-Wright, you have the independence to invent, create and innovate; and the opportunity to work on the most advanced technology in our industry.

A Collaborative Environment -- The teamwork among our exceptionally talented people enables us to deliver some of the most advanced solutions to our customers.

We Offer:

Curtiss-Wright is proud to offer our employees a comprehensive total rewards package:

  • Competitive Pay

  • Health and wellness benefits, including medical, dental, life insurance and more

  • Savings opportunities for retirement, with an opportunity to become a shareholder

  • Learning and development opportunities

  • Recognition for your contributions

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 This position may require exposure to information which is subject to US export control regulations, i.e. the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) or the Export Administration Regulations (EAR). All applicants must be U.S. persons within the meaning of U.S. regulations.

Curtiss-Wright is proud to be an equal opportunity employer, MF/D/V