211646 - Sr Specialist Design Engineer
Up to $54.09 DOE
12 months

Chipton-Ross is seeking a Sr. Specialist Design Engineer for a contract opportunity in Culpeper, VA.

Reporting directly to the Manager, Manufacturing Engineering, this position will focus on component and system tooling design for solid rocket propulsion systems and component sub-assembly operations. Work is performed with general direction and exercises considerable latitude in determining objectives and approaches on assignments. The successful individual will guide design and development of Jigs, Fixtures, Lifting devices, and Semi-Automated Equipment to cast and assemble the final product.

Under general supervision, provides engineering design concepts in support of manufacturing process and tooling. Develops CAD Model concepts, 3D modeling and detailed 2D drawings. Is active in design conception as well as assisting in the development of processes, working in a team environment. Responsible for design completeness through fabrication, including tool and process tryout. May support more senior Tooling Engineers to develop tooling concepts and designs. Directs or supports design, fabrication, modifications and repair of special tools in support of manufacturing operations and processes of solid rocket motor, air-breathing, and warhead programs. Provides technical support to product engineering for productivity through manufacturing, test and field use. Assists in tool acceptance criteria for in-house fabrication or outside procurement of special tool.

CREO CAD modeling and drafting experience is preferred. Previous machine shop experience is desirable. Experience with solid rocket motors or other energetics is a plus.

Must have knowledge of creating models and DWG's on CREO 5. Experience with routing DWG's on Wind Chill. Complete knowledge of GD&T for all DWG requirements. Knowledge of machining and fabrication. Experience with running Structural Analysis with ANSYS. Experience designing tools for energetics.

Requires a Bachelor's degree with an emphasis in mechanical design or related disciplines, and at least six (6) years' experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
**Education MUST be accredited**

This position would be 1st shift. 7:00 AM to 5:00 PM 9/80 schedule.

Employment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.

Robert Davis
420 Culver Boulevard
Playa Del Rey, CA 90293

Phone: (310) 414-7800 x305 or (800) 927-9318 x305

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Employment will be contingent on candidate clearing pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.