Mechanical Engineer

Engineering · New Britain, Pennsylvania
Department Engineering
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Experienced

Chant Engineering is a diversified engineering company that designs and manufactures testing machines, test stands and related equipment for worldwide industrial and military customers.  We are looking for a full time Mechanical Engineer that not only wants to design equipment but also likes the project responsibility to see the equipment go from an idea to a finished product. The Mechanical Engineer will be working in a hands-on environment.  The Mechanical Engineer should have a bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering and a minimum of 5 years’ experience designing and manufacturing machinery, heavy duty industrial machinery preferred.


Chant Engineering is a dynamic engineering environment, and we have motivated team members. We guarantee you will never be bored working here! Check out our website to see what we make and become a part of our growing team!


  • Design custom industrial machinery using various types of design/drafting software.
  • Read and interpret blueprints, technical drawings, schematics, and computer-generated reports.
  • Specify system components or direct modification of products to ensure conformance with engineering design and performance specifications.
  • Responsible for managing assigned projects and prioritizing workload to meet required deadlines.
  • Assure product quality by testing finished products.
  • Provide technical support, system start-up, training and troubleshooting for customers when needed.
  • Perform other duties, as assigned, or as business needs require.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering.
  • Proficient in SolidWorks and/or AutoCAD design software.
  • Ability to read and work from blueprints, schematics, and drawings.
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks/assignments.
  • Knowledgeable in Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.
  • Excellent verbal, interpersonal and written communication skills.


  • Statics, dynamics and strength of materials problem solving.
  • Ability to calculate static forces and movements exceeding 1 million pounds.
  • Experience with rigging and lifting calculations a plus.
  • Calculations for selection of structural steel in static and dynamic situations.
  • Experience in system start-up & troubleshooting.
  • Knowledge in Hydraulics.
  • Knowledge of lifting equipment such as slings, shackles, and chains.

We offer a competitive salary along with a comprehensive benefits package including:

  • 15 days paid time off.
  • Paid holidays.
  • Paid Christmas week break.
  • Medical, Vision and Dental.
  • Simple IRA.

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    New Britain, Pennsylvania
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