Mechanical (CAD) Engineer

Employer: Aeroprobe Corporation
Job Location: Christiansburg, Virginia
Category: Engineering/Electrical/Mechanical
Employment Type: Full Time
Last Updated: 6/12/2019
Closing Date: 7/1/2019
Aeroprobe Corporation
Aeroprobe Corporation designs, builds, and markets scientific instrumentation used in aerodynamic and hydrodynamic research. Our main line of products consists of multi-hole probes that measure flow velocity in gas and liquid media. Researchers and engineers will find probes appropriate for any application including turbulence characteristics, reversed flow and, and high temperatures. Aeroprobe’s technology portfolio includes a novel additive friction stir process.
Job Description

Aeroprobe Corporation is looking for a self-motivated Mechanical (CAD) Engineer. In this position, the engineer will work closely with the Manufacturing team to design precision, high quality parts relevant to the aerospace and turbomachinery industries. The engineer will work closely with the Sales team to clearly communicate technical information to Aeroprobe customers.


  • Create form and fit drawings for customer approval
  • Create detailed manufacturing assembly and part drawings
  • Perform structural analysis
  • Assist sales team in creating quotations and estimates
  • Procure outsourced parts as needed


  • B.S. degree in Mechanical Engineering (or equivalent)
  • Experience with computer aided design software (CAD)
  • Ability to learn quickly
  • Detail-oriented and well-organized
  • Comfortable working as part of a team
  • Excellent problem-solving skills
  • Clear communicator and responsive



  • SolidWorks CAD software experience
  • 2+ years of relevant work experience
  • Working knowledge of machining, cutting tool selection, and CNC operations
  • Experience with manual machining
  • Experience interacting with customers
  • Familiar with structural analysis methodologies
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