Senior Mechanical Engineer – Wyomissing, PA

Job Type: Full-time
Schedule: 40-hour work week, Monday through Friday
Office Location: Wyomissing, PA.
Salary: Commensurate with experience.  Target annual salary range $90K-$120K.

Job Description

RPA Engineering is looking for a driven and energetic senior mechanical engineer to integrate with our machine design team and serve our world-class clientele to support machine design and industrial applications.  The candidate will focus on design related activities including performing calculations, sizing and selecting components/equipment, and supporting the development of detailed design documents such as assembly and fabrication drawings and specifications.  Ability to work independently and collaboratively with multi-disciplinary teams. Self-starter who takes direction well and is capable of leading of team of designers and junior engineers.

Education & Experience


  • BS Mechanical Engineering from ABET-accredited university.
  • 8+ years of experience in industry, such as working for an equipment manufacturer (OEM or supplier), industrial Owner, and/or with a consulting firm in a machine design capacity.
  • Proficiency in Autodesk AutoCAD and Inventor (and/or Solidworks).
  • Demonstrated knowledge of graphical standards as it relates to producing machine design drawings.
  • Possess the ability to perform designs, calculations, reports, equipment selections, and specifications.
  • Detailed understanding of applicable codes and standards as it relates to the design of machinery and industrial equipment.
  • Familiar with various software suites such as MS Word, MS Office, Excel, Teams, Autodesk. Experience with FEA software is a plus.


  • Professional Engineering licensure.

Tasks, Responsibilities, and Utilized Skills

  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively with multi-disciplinary teams.
  • Self-starter, taking direction from leadership and driven to expand knowledge and grow in their career.
  • Comfortable interfacing with clients and leading technical discussions.
  • Effective, clear communication. Excellent written and verbal skills.
  • Coordination with other disciplines, clients, and vendors in a professional manner.
  • Enjoys mentoring, directing and leading junior level engineers in the machine design field.

Company Benefits

  • Excellent work-life balance and flexible work schedule
  • Hybrid work environment, ability to work from home part-time
  • Growth opportunities within the organization
  • Paid time off, sick time, and overtime
  • Parental leave
  • 401(k) matching
  • Insurance plans (health, dental, vision, life, etc.)

RPA Engineering is a professional engineering consulting firm offering comprehensive mechanical, electrical and process engineering, machine design, structural analysis services, project management, and CQV. Operating for more than 30 years, RPA provides high quality, cost-effective engineering and design services from its multiple locations; and onsite corporate services.

RPA Engineering was named in 2010 to the Inc. 5000 list of fastest growing U.S. based entrepreneurial companies. As part of the list, RPA Engineering was named as one of the top 100 Engineering firms in the country.

RPA Engineering is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer of protected veterans (M/F/D/V).

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