Last updated 01/22/2019

Mechanical Engineer

Paravion is seeking an entry-level Mechanical Engineer. The primary duties of this position include:

  • Updates to existing designs and their associated models and drawings
  • Creation of new designs and their associated computer models and drawings
  • Analysis of new and existing designs to show compliance with FAA regulations
  • Identification of possible suppliers

Candidates should have the minimum qualifications:

  • B.S. in Mechanical / Aerospace Engineering
  • Experience working with parametric, 3D CAD systems, i.e. Autodesk Inventor, SolidWorks, etc.
  • Experience working with 2D AutoCAD
  • Experience using MathCAD for structural and aerodynamic analysis
  • Proficient with Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Excellent English communications skills, both verbal and written
  • Ability to work as part of a small team
  • Mechanically inclined
  • Ability to creatively and cost effectively solve design problems
  • Must be a self-starter with willingness to propose and solve design problems
  • Knowledge of 14 CFR Parts 21, 23, and 27 a plus

Benefits include:

  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance after 60 days of employment.
  • Eligible to participate in company-matching 401(k) retirement plan after 180 days of employment.
  • Two weeks of planned absence time and one week of unplanned absence time.
  • This is a full time (M-F, 8:00am – 5:00pm) position located at our Fort Collins, CO facility. Competitive compensation depending on experience.

Candidates can be expected to complete a pre-employment questionnaire and mechanical aptitude test.

For questions or to submit a resume, please send e-mail to jobs@paravion.com with “Mechanical Engineer” in the subject line.