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Senior Resident Engineer in Dearborn, MI at GTA

Date Posted: 10/17/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Dearborn, MI
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    At least 4 year(s)
  • Date Posted:

Job Description

Title: Senior Resident Engineer
Job ID: 18-00168 (LR-REQ-00504)
Location: Dearborn, MI (Ford Engineering building in Dearborn)
Pay rate: $55/hr - $60/hr
Additional Benefits: Healthcare, Dental, Vision, 401(k), company paid holidays and more!
Type of hire: contract

Our client is seeking a Senior Resident Engineer to support the B479 and C-Car PDBs onsite at the Ford Engineering Building in Dearborn, the candidate is expected to also be on-site to support builds located in various places in Metro-Detroit which can occur any day of the week.
This is a long term contract position for a Mechanical Resident Engineer to work onsite at the Ford Engineering building in Dearborn.

  • Responsible for the design, modeling, development and testing of a machine, structure or system
  • Develops functional requirements. Understands and applies standard engineering principles.
  • Creates simulations and prototypes to evaluate preliminary designs and test how a machine, structure or system operates.
  • Designs and tests components, and integrates components to produce final product. Monitors quality of products and controls the efficiency of processes.
  • Evaluates a design's overall effectiveness, cost, reliability, and safety.
  • Investigates root causes of failures to maintain quality and recommend improvements.

Mandatory Skills:
  • Mechanical Engineer Degree and 5 years plus experience
  • Exhibit a good understanding of mechanical engineering design theory. Specific experience in production intent plastic and metal enclosures
  • Previous Resident Engineer experience at an automotive OEM, specifically with Ford.
  • Should have some experience with WERS, VSEM, SCAAF, Team Center, and participating/leading program open issues meetings

B.S - Mechanical Engineer degree and 5 +years experience.

Please acknowledge that you understand that your answers to the following questionnaire will be part of your submittal to our client, and that you will answer each question as thoroughly and professionally as possible

1. Does your background include plastic experience, automotive, and a mechanical engineering background/degree? ( If yes, please explain)
2. Please rate your skills for the following on a scale of 1-10 with 10 being an expert
d) Team Center
3. Please provide details of any specific achievement(s) that you would like to highlight from your career that would make you a great fit for this position?
4. What is the highest level of education you have completed? Which field of study is this degree in and from which university did you graduate?
5. Are you currently working? If not, when was your last day of employment?
6. Can you please list why you left or why you are looking to leave your most recent employer?
7. Can you list why you left each of your past employers, please?
8. Do you have any gaps in your employment longer than 3 months? If so can you explain these gaps?
9. What is your 'acceptable? and 'ideal base? compensation for this position? We would like to make sure we don't price you out of consideration, but you know what the numbers are that you need (Please Do Not put negotiable)
10. When would you be available to interview and start this position, if selected?
11. If you currently do not live near the job location and the commute is too far for you, are you willing and able to relocate at your own expense?
12. Do you require a visa sponsorship? If you currently have sponsorship, other than a TN visa, please state the type of sponsorship and when it will expire. Please give month and year. If you are able to receive extensions to the sponsorship, please note how many additional years.

Please note that if you are a current GTA employee or have been placed by GTA at one of our clients, we will not be able to entertain moving you. However, we are hopeful that you may know someone else who is qualified and as such you would still be eligible for our generous referral bonus program detailed below.

If you are able to refer a person we do hire, we can offer up to $250 for contractors after they are on the job for 90 days and up to $500 for direct hires after they are on the job between 90 days to 180 days, depending on customer payment terms