Mechanical Engineer at Guardian Glass

22 Apr | Glass jobs opportunities

Pay Type: Salaried (Exempt)
Job Locations: US-WI-Sun Prairie
Category: Engineering
Position Type: Regular Full-Time

Who is Guardian Industries?

When you are looking at a city’s skyline or any of the latest cars and trucks, chances are you’re seeing our products. Through Guardian Glass, a Guardian Industries company, we make high- performance, energy efficient glass for homes and buildings. SRG Global™, a Guardian Industries company, makes automotive trim products that define a vehicle’s DNA and help improve fuel efficiency.

And perhaps most of all, we make the ideas, formulas and processes that make these products possible. Guardian Industries is 18,000 people working to make products that improve people’s lives! To Learn more visit our website at:

Guardian Glass is seeking you to become our next Mechanical Engineer!

The Mechanical Engineering role leads engineering projects related to electrical and/or mechanical engineering efforts in the Guardian IG facility in Sun Prairie, WI. The focus of the Mechanical Engineer is to add value through improving processes in the production of insulated glass window units. This position offers numerous opportunities for career advancement, with potential movement into engineering management, product or process design, R&D, operations management, or plant management.

A Day In The Life Typically Includes

Reinforcing Guardian’s company culture in daily interactions and decision making.
Oversees and coordinates activities involved in fabrication, operation, application, installation, and repair of mechanical or electromechanical products and systems.
Applies engineering principles to design, modify, or develop facilities, testing, machines, equipment, or processes.
Designs products or systems, such as instruments, controls, robots, engines, machines, and mechanical, thermal, hydraulic, or heat transfer systems, applying knowledge of engineering principles.
Supports engineering team in fabrication of test control apparatus and equipment, and development of methods and procedures for testing products or systems.
Support design and implementation of custom punches, dies, and molding for manufacturing and product development
Analyze processes to identify improvement opportunities, quantify financial return on investment, and manage project implementation
Support maintenance team with root cause analysis, corrective action, design and development for complex or capital-intensive solutions to reliability issues
Manage mechanical design, fabrication, and assembly of custom components including, but not limited to, material handling jigs and fixtures, fixtures to improve employee safety, layout adjustments
Manage facility and product drawings and controlled documents

What You Will Need?

Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering or related discipline
Proficient in 2D and 3D CAD software
Strong project management and task management skills
Strong interpersonal skills and ability to treat production team as your customer
Self-starter and self-direction is critical to this role

What Do We Have To Offer?

If you have been looking for an environment where people are valued, entrepreneurial spirit is boundless and opportunities for success are based on merit, and if you want to add value to your company, then Guardian Industries may be the place for you.

Salary and benefits commensurate with experience.
Equal Opportunity Employer.
Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test.

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Guardian Europe
19, rue du Puits Romain, L-8070
8070 Bertrange
Phone: +352 28 111 1